Youth ballfield may slide into new home at La Conner schools
June 9, 2021
Efforts to find an alternative to historic Hedlin’s Ballfield as a local youth sports venue have apparently made it to first base.
The La Conner School District will provide a secondary diamond between Whittaker Field and the high school varsity softball field for youth sports next year, several sources have told the Weekly News.
“The field is fenced along the foul lines and there are dugouts,” said outgoing La Conner Schools Superintendent Rich Stewart, who discussed relocation plans with youth sports spokesperson Reb Broker recently.
“What we have indicated to Reb,” Stewart a...