Founding members and franchise owners:
Brian Spagnola: (Amsterdam) owner of the national power Amsterdam Mohawks of the Perfect Game CBL, as well as the founder of the Empire State Prospect Games, the Virginia Beach Collegiate Baseball League, and the Thruway Collegiate Baseball League.
Dickie Woodridge: (Syracuse) former professional player in the Padres organization as well as owner of prestigious Syracuse Sports Zone Travel Teams, the Thruway Collegiate Baseball League, and two indoor Sports Complex’s in East Syracuse and Camillus.
Keith Prestano: (Rochester) began as a player for RCBL throughout his collegiate years. He then acted as a coach for 3 years following. He spent time coaching at Gallaudet University in Washington DC in 2013-14. Upon moving back to the Rochester area, he continues to immerse himself in the field of baseball. He is a head hitting instructor locally and is now thrilled to be the new owner/President of the Rochester Franchise in the ICBL.
Ed DuPont: (Hudson) is in his 17th season as a Coach/Manager. Ed started coaching in the New Windsor Little League to begin his coaching career. Along the way, Ed coached in the Kingston NY Little League and the Catskill NY Little League coaching players of all ages. He guided the 33 team league in Catskill as their President for four years. For six seasons, Ed coached Elite Division Level of travel Youth Baseball, most recently with the Capital District Storm. Ed has been coaching collegiately for two years now. One with the Thruway Collegiate Baseball League and one with the Interstate Collegiate Baseball League. Ed is now the owner/President of the Hudson Franchise in the ICBL.
David Dittmann: Dittmann previously owned the Newport Gulls and helped start the Vermont Mountaineers of the New England Collegiate Baseball League. He was instrumental in the success of both teams. He also owned the Peninsula Pilots of the Coastal Plains League. All three of these teams have led their respective leagues in attendance during Dittmann's tenure. Previously, Dittmann owned an array of minor league team baseball teams, including the New Haven Ravens AA team. Dave brings a wealth of invaluable baseball and business experience.