Baseball Queensland has welcomed a new addition to its team today, March 11, with the appointment of Sam Cawdron as the Game Development Manager. Cawdron brings a wealth of experience in sports development, particularly in fostering participation and implementing growth strategies. His arrival marks a significant step forward for Baseball Queensland in its quest to enhance participation across Queensland.

Baseball Queensland has ushered in a new era with the appointment of Sam Cawdron as its Game Development Manager, effective today. With an impressive background in sports development, Cawdron steps into the role ready to spearhead participation initiatives and bolster the Little League pathway for aspiring baseball players across Queensland.

Cawdron’s arrival comes at a crucial juncture for Baseball Queensland, as the organisation seeks to elevate its presence and engagement within the local community. His extensive experience in devising and executing entry-level participation growth strategies promises to invigorate grassroots baseball programs and widen the sport’s reach.

“We are thrilled to welcome Sam Cawdron to the Baseball Queensland family,” said Gareth Jones, CEO at Baseball Queensland. “His proven track record in sports development, coupled with his passion for nurturing young talent, aligns perfectly with our mission to cultivate a vibrant and inclusive baseball culture throughout Queensland.”

As Game Development Manager, Cawdron will be responsible for overseeing a range of programs and initiatives designed to engage both new and seasoned players, as well as facilitating the progression of talented individuals through the Little League pathway.

Sam’s appointment reflects the organisation’s unwavering commitment to fostering a thriving baseball community and nurturing the next generation of athletes and enthusiasts alike.

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