Other Sports of Saturday, 5 April 2014

Source: Sammy Heywood Okine

Ghana Japan Baseball and Softball field to be commissioned

The much awaited
handing over ceremony of the Koshien Ghana Japan Baseball and Softball field
takes place on Saturday 12th April 2014 at the Labone Senior High School. Starting
time is 8:30am Japanese time. special guests include : The Sports Minister ,The
Ambassador of Japan ,the La Mantse ,the Greater Accra Regional Minister , US
and Cuban ambassadors ,the retired senior baseball players of Ghana ,the
African Development Foundation(ADF) ,the Association for Friends of African Baseball
(AFAB) from Japan, the national sport authority boss ,association presidents
,technical staff of Ghana Baseball and Softball Association and our current
players young and old. also in attendance is the only Ghanaian international
baseball player Kofi Frimpong who flew all the way from Sweden his base to
grace the occasion. There will be a ceremonial match between the retired
players of Ghana led by the President Albert K Frimpong.
The remaining players are as follows : past national heros
(seniors), Albert.K.Frimpong (Founder And, First National Captain), Edward .N.N.Quaynor
(Ex Deputy Captain), Jimmy Kingsley Davies (Ex Ace Pitcher), Richmond Dogbe
(2nd Base), Shariff Mohamed (Outfield /Pitcher), Henry Agypeong (1st
Base/Pitcher), Ismail Abayaa (Pitcher), Julius Denyo (Pitcher), Clifford
Segborwotso (1st Base)
Solomon Buttler (Outfield), Martin Agyeman Mensah (Catcher), Isaac K Nkansah
(Pitcher/2nd Base), Richard Okai Klottey (3rb Base), George Antwi (1st
Base/Dh), Michael Deku (Outfielder), Iddrisu Salifu (Outfielder), Gregory
Parbey (3rd Base), Raju V Titus Varghese (Catcher), Thomas Ocran (3rd Base),
Samuel Wemegah (Right Field), Gregory Parbey (3rd Base), Edem Atsu, Eric Amoah
(Abinkyi), (Outfielder), Hugo Huppenbauer (2nd Base), Justice Nii Bortey
Quarshie (Short Stop), George Mawuli Adjanor (Outfielder), Jamiu Salami
(Catcher), Mr Shinya
Tomonari Team
Manager, all ex senior players should call me to confirm their participation in
this historic and memorable ceremony. we are the pioneers and therefore need to
open this field for the next generation to take over. Lets all be there to make
the day great. Reporting time is 08:00am., No Pain,No Gain