For Immediate Release

East Coast Prep Announces Partnership with Rawlings 

(September 4, 2012) - East Coast Prep Director of Operations Dick Bell announced today that East Coast Prep had entered into a partnership and sponsorship agreement with the Rawlings Sporting Goods Company. of St. Louis Missouri. In the highly competitive sporting goods industry, Rawlings has a reputation for excellence that goes back to 1887.

“We spent a great deal of time considering our options,” said Bell when making the announcement. “We were not only concerned with value but we also felt that it was essential that the equipment we used was built for safety. There were quite a few companies in the hunt, but in the end, Rawlings was our first choice.”.

Tim Vincent, Northeast Regional Sale Manager for Rawlings, said “Dick Bell, both as a coach and as an executive, has always been a step ahead of the competition. We at Rawlings are looking forward to a long and mutually beneficial partnership with East Coast Prep.”