Kilgore, TX (Longview News-Journal) — No Texas Collegiate League franchise has sent more players to the annual all-star game over the past three seasons than the East Texas Pump Jacks. In 2013, the TCL All-Star Game will be a home contest for the Pump Jacks.
The league announced on Tuesday the defending champion Pump Jacks will host the 2013 TCL All-Star Game at historic Driller Park in Kilgore. The game is scheduled for Tuesday, July 9.
“We couldn’t be more excited,” said general manager Mike Lieberman. “Our first five seasons in East Texas culminated in a TCL championship, won in front of our home crowd last summer. Now we get to kick off our next five years with the All-Star Game, right here at Driller Park.”
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