Final names announced for new Texarkana Baseball team


Clutch Entertainment Group announced that their second sports franchise in the Texas Collegiate League will call George Dobson Field at Spring Lake Park their new home in Texarkana. This new minor league experience summer baseball expansion team will take the field this summer.

In an effort to capture the local excitement for this new team, a “Name the Team Contest” has been underway. Community members have visited to provide their suggestion for the team name.

Texarkana Baseball, Ltd announced the final five names for the new Texas Collegiate League team. Today the team announced the following as the five finalists and opened up a new election in Texarkana where fans can vote early and often online at

Here are the final names (in alphabetic order) as selected from almost 400 submissions by the community:

Texarkana Rhinos
Texarkana Thrillers
Texarkana Thunder Monkeys
Texarkana Toucans
Texarkana Twins

“We are excited to get the communities input on our team identity,” said President Uri Geva. “We are so blessed by the amount of support we have received so far and we’re looking forward to being one step closer to our debut season!”

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