Congratulations Coach Busselman

By PLB Admin

Darwin BusselmanDarwin Busselman will be presented with the Dick Siebert Award from the Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association.  The awards cermony will take place on Saturday October 29, 2005 at 7:00PM at the Four Points Sheraton in Minneapolis.  The award “Recognizes coach who has given a great deal to Minnesota High School Baseball”. 

Coach Busselman has compiled a record of 451-296 for a .604 winning percentage in 37 years at the helm for the Prior Lake Laker Varsity Baseball program which is 3rd among active coaches for wins and 6th all time.  He also is in his 2nd stint as manager of the Prior Lake Jays.   Tickets for the awards dinner are available by contacting John Wilkens at 208 Edgewood Dr., Box 203, St. Michael, Mn.  55376.  You need to provide your name, phone, address and email address.  You also need to give Coach Busselman's name as the attendee you are coming to honor.  The cost to attend the dinner is $25 and the checks are payable to Minnnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association. 

Additionally, supporters are provided the opportunity to show support by purchasing a name slot in the program for the ceremony.  The cost is $5 to include your name in an ad coordinated by Prior Lake High Activities Office 226-8690 or to reserve a ticket for the dinner.