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CWS AND NCAA OFFICIALS : 'Tens of thousands' pledged for flood-damaged ballfields

Jun 13, 2019 - Omaha World-Herald (Nebraska)

College World Series officials announced Wednesday a joint pledge with the NCAA to fund the rehabilitation of local baseball and softball diamonds affected by flooding.

"We don't know the exact amount, but among ourselves here we expect to give tens of thousands of dollars to these entities," said Jack Diesing, president of College World Series of Omaha Inc.

The pledge was made in addition to grants also funded by the CWS and NCAA that annually benefit baseball programs in the area....