FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 27, 2022
CVB Contact: Scott Bruscato
World Series Tournaments are a Grand Slam for Ouachita Parish Economy
Monroe, LA – Discover Monroe-West Monroe hosted 2 baseball world series championship this week in Ouachita Parish. The DBB World Series and the DYB World Series brought a total of over $1.88 million to Ouachita Parish.
Four of the 2022 DBB, Inc. World Series Championship tournaments were hosted at the Sterlington Sports Complex with 2 Seams on July 22-27. The estimated economic impact for Ouachita Parish was over $1.4 million.
This year’s DBB World Series Champions are:
Junior Boys – Central-Clemson, SC
Dixie Boys – Hattiesburg, MS
15U – JPRD East, LA
Pre-Majors – Southland, LA
Discover Monroe-West Monroe and the East Ouachita Recreation District hosted the Dixie Youth Baseball (DYB) Regional World Series July 21-24 at the Ouachita Sportsplex. The estimated economic impact for Ouachita Parish was over $439,000.
Divisions included 6U T-ball, 6U Coach Pitch, 7U Coach Pitch, 9U, and 11U. Teams from Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Arkansas, and Alabama competed for the championship in each division.
This year’s DYB World Series Champions are:
6U T-ball – Shreveport, LA
6U Coach Pitch – South Bibb, LA
7U Coach Pitch- Paris, TX
9U – Monroe, LA
11U – Panola County, TX
For more information contact Scott Bruscato at 318.387.5691 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discover Monroe-West Monroe promotes Ouachita Parish as a destination for leisure travel, conventions, meetings, and sporting events creating a positive economic impact for our local community through increased visitor spending and sales tax collections. For more information about Discover Monroe-West Monroe, visit www.monroe-westmonroe.org.