The Holly Springs franchise, newest member of the Coastal Plain League, unveiled that it will be called the Salamanders during a press conference at the North Main Athletic Complex on September 25, 2014. The team also introduced its logo and team colors.
The Holly Springs franchise partnered with Capitol Broadcasting Company to hold a two-week ‘Name the Team’ contest earlier this month. Holly Springs resident Joel Eaton submitted the winning entry, which was selected out of the more than 400 submissions.
At the press conference, Salamanders Team President Pete Bock also took the opportunity to introduce the team’s front office staff and coach for the 2015 season. The front office staff will consist of Tommy Atkinson, team general manager; Kevin Whitehead, assistant general manager; and Auston Moore, director of promotions and entertainment. Andrew Ciencin has been named the 2015 coach.
For more details on the team’s press conference and for a full press release, please visit http://www.coastalplain.com.