As the fourth season of Alaska Baseball League play wraps up for the Chugiak-Eagle River Chinooks, we would like to send out thank you’s to all the people that made the wheels go around around. This summer could not be possible without all the help between our sponsors, host families, booster club, and countless volunteers.
First of all, we would like to recognize our extensive list of sponsors that back this team throughout the Chugiak-Eagle River community.
Healtwise Care Center
The Master’s College
Jalepeño’s Mexican Restaurant
Mat-Valley Federal Credit Union
Edward Jones Financial Investments – Gavin Rueb
Chugiak Senior Center
Northwest Carpet Company
Matanuska Telephone Association
Chugiak Volunteer Fire Department
Laborer’s Local 341
Matanuska Electric Company
Capstone Family Medicine
Eagle River Lions Club
Statewide Independent Living Counsel of Alaska
The Chinooks would like to give appreciation to our Marketing Director Katherine Singer for all she does around the calendar year to secure these sponsorships and relationships with local businesses.
We also would like to recognize our extensive list of host families who pour so much into the players each and every year: Jay and Amy Belmear, Greg and Judy Upton, Scott and Karen Deplessis, Brad and Cathy Jorgensen, Brent and Ellen Koenen, Tim and Sena Nunley, Anthony and Marci Perry, the John Simms family, Sharon Trischler and family, Stacy Walker and family, Betty-Jo Worthington, Kristy Sanderson and family, and Chirsty McNeil and family.
Special thank you’s go along to our Booster Club president Lee Jordan, public address announcer Dave Stroh, Chinook Shack manager Bill Wadell, merchandise tent volunteer Betty-Jo Worthington, and team photographer Al Clemens. Their hard work behind the scenes does not go without the thanks of everyone who attends games at Loretta French Park.
Lastly we would like to appreciate the entire Beck family, general manager Chris and Danielle as well as their sons Ryan, Jackson, and Ty “BB” Beck who make this whole organization possible.