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Blue Raider’s Center Fielder Joins O’Fallon Hoots

By Shannon Browning | January 16, 2021

MTSU outfielder posted 1.000 fielding percentage at MTSU O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, members of the Prospect League, today announced the signing of Middle Tennessee State University outfielder Luke Vinson for the 2021 summer season. Vinson, a 6’0” freshman from Murfreesboro, TN, appeared in eight games for the Blue Raiders in a COVID shortened…

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Edmonds, Ankiel to be featured in CarShield Field Home Run Derby

By Shannon Browning | January 15, 2021

Former Cardinals standouts will highlight special night in O’Fallon O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, members of the Prospect League, announced that former MLB players Jim Edmonds and Rick Ankiel will take part in a Home Run Derby on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at CarShield Field. “After the year that was 2020, we wanted to…

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Browning Hired as New Director of Marketing

By Shannon Browning | January 14, 2021

Mizzou grad joins the Front Office after completion of Hoots Fall Internship O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, members of the Prospect League, today announced that Shannon Browning has joined the Front Office staff as Director of Marketing. “We are pumped to bring in someone with Shannon’s knowledge and work-ethic to the team,” Hoots’ General…

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Missouri Southern State Infielder Heading to the Hoots

By Shannon Browning | January 13, 2021

RS Sophomore posted .282 AVG as part of Missouri Southern State Program O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, members of the Prospect League, today announced the signing of Missouri Southern State infielder Dexter Swims for the 2021 summer season. Swims, a redshirt sophomore, played his second season for Missouri Southern State as their second baseman…

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Hoots announce first 2021 signing

By David Schmoll | January 7, 2021

RS Sophomore posted 1.64 ERA as part of Hoots’ CarShield Collegiate League Team O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots, members of the Prospect League, today announced the signing of Central Arkansas University pitcher Brady Walker for the 2021 summer season. Walker, a redshirt sophomore, pitched last summer for the CarShield Collegiate League’s champion Hoots. He…

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CarShield Collegiate League Returns to O’Fallon

By David Schmoll | November 13, 2020

Summer league to feature top local collegiate players O’FALLON, Mo. – O’Fallon Baseball is proud to announce the return of the CarShield Collegiate League to CarShield Field for the 2021 Summer schedule. The second season of the League will operate around the inaugural season of the Prospect League’s O’Fallon Hoots. “Last summer, the CarShield Collegiate…

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Lincoln to Lead Hoots in 2021

By David Schmoll | November 5, 2020

O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots announced today that they have come to terms with Manager Joe Lincoln to return to the club for the 2021 summer season. “I got to learn a lot about Joe working closely with him last summer,” Hoots General Manager David Schmoll said. “As the summer went on, we knew…

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Hoots Launch CarShield Collegiate League

By David Schmoll | June 5, 2020

Six-team league will play at CarShield Field started July 1 O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots today announced the launch of the CarShield Collegiate League to play at CarShield Field this summer. The League comes after the announcement of the Prospect League canceling the 2020 summer season. “The CarShield Collegiate League will showcase local, high-caliber…

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Prospect League Announces July 1 Opening Day

By David Schmoll | April 29, 2020

O’FALLON, Mo. – The Prospect League today announced its decision to delay the regularly-scheduled 2020 Opening Day from May 28 to July 1. The new Opening Day is subject to decisions by national, state and local governments, as well as health organizations and medical recommendations and group gathering guidelines. “We fully understand that our 2020…

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Hoots and Valenti’s Partner for New Party Patio

By David Schmoll | February 7, 2020

O’FALLON, Mo. – The O’Fallon Hoots and Valenti’s Market and Catering have announced a partnership to create the Valenti’s Party Patio at CarShield Field beginning in 2020. The agreement includes Valenti’s catering the area in addition to their section naming. “We are so excited to partner with Valenti’s for this area,” Hoots General Manager David…

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