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Coastal Plain League
Coastal Plain League (CPL) is a wood-bat collegiate summer league, featuring college players recruited from throughout the nation. The league takes its name from a Class D minor league baseball league which operated in the area from 1937 to 1952. The modern league was formed with six teams in 1997.  The league has expanded over the years with teams across  North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Georgia, with the 2018 addition of the Macon Bacon being the most recent addition. 
The league was founded in 1997 by Pete Bock. Bock conceived the idea in the early 1990s while traveling long distances to the
Valley Baseball League in Virginia to see his son, Jeff, play summer baseball. Bock, an experienced sports executive, wanted a collegiate summer league closer to his home. He acted on it and the Coastal Plain league began play for the 1997 season. 
Petitt Cup years
Playoff seedings based on overall record, so division champions listed are based on overall record.
North Division winner
South Division winner
First Half winner
Second Half winner
Wilmington Outer Banks
Wilson 2 games to 0
Coastal Plain League
Holly Springs Salamanders
Holly Springs, NC
Morehead City Marlins
Morehead City, NC
O'Neal Field at Big Rock Stadium
War Memorial Stadium
Tri-City Chili Peppers
Colonial Heights, VA
Buck Hardee Field at Legion Stadium
Forest City Owls
Forest City, NC
Buddy Lewis Field at Sims Legion Park
High Point-Thomasville HiToms
Historic Finch Field
Lexington County Blowfish
Lexington County Baseball Stadium
Luther Williams Field
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"RTRP: Sports". researchtriangle.org. Research Triangle Regional Partnership. Archived from the original on May 4, 2007 . Retrieved 2010. The Americans have found success in recent years, including a league championship in winning the 2001 Petit Cup (as the Durham Braves).
"2020 Coastal Plain League Schedule Released". Coastal Plain League. October 21, 2019 . Retrieved 2020.
Spedden, Zach (October 4, 2019). "SwampDogs Leaving Fayetteville, Will Sit Out 2020". Ballpark Digest. August Publications . Retrieved 2020.