A site for the 2018 South Atlantic League All-Star Game has been announced, as the Greensboro Grasshoppers (Low A; Sally League) will host the event. The contest is set to be played at NewBridge Bank Park on Tuesday, June 19.
This will mark the second All-Star Game to take place at NewBridge Bank Park since the ballpark opened in 2005, with the last having been hosted in 2008. Greensboro has been selected as the All-Star city on prior occasions.
“We are obviously very excited to showcase NewBridge Bank Park and the city of Greensboro to the rest of the league,” said Grasshoppers President Donald Moore. “It is going to be a spectacular event and one that we are honored to host.”
Festivities surrounding the 59th annual event will begin Monday, June 18 and conclude on June 20.
The ‘Hoppers played host to the 2008 game with 8,367 fans in attendance.