Tag Archives: Challenger Baseball

Volunteer Michael Raymos (left) makes a new friend near the dunk tank at Glen Park Sunday. Photo by Jim McGaw

Players meet the challenge at Portsmouth Jamboree

Players meet the challenge at Portsmouth Jamboree

PORTSMOUTH — Ann-Marie Dincher fought back tears as she tried to explain what the Challenger League has meant to her 7-year-old son, Luke, and her family. “We started this program when he turned 5,” said Ms. Dincher, the coach of the GSV Challenger team from Jersey Shore, Penn., which traveled to the annual Challenger Jamboree

Seth Dane drives one to the outfield during practice Sunday.

Portsmouth Challenger baseball begins season

PORTSMOUTH — No one stays in the dugout when they play for the Challenger Division. The division of Little League baseball offers boys and girls with physical and mental challenges, ages 5 to 18 (or the completion of high school), the opportunity to participate in organized baseball. Everyone gets a chance to play, regardless of their