York Revolution to take Atlantic League championship trophy on local tour this week
The 2017 Atlantic League champion York Revolution announced Monday, Oct. 30, that the team will begin touring the area to give sponsors and local organizations the opportunity to see and take pictures with the league championship trophy.
The Revs brought the trophy back to York with a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the Long Island Ducks on Sept. 29.
The trophy has been updated with the Revs' third appearance on the list of winners that adorns the trophy’s base.
Team officials will kick off the tour at the offices of team sponsor Smith, Mayer & Liddle at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Revs mascot DownTown will then join the trophy and customers at the Rutter’s store at 2125 Susquehanna Trail and then the Rutter’s at 362 North Main St. in York.
The trophy will then visit employees and patients of WellSpan Health at the team sponsor’s locations at 2319 S. George St., and the Apple Hill Medical Center beginning at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
On Wednesday, Nov. 1, the tour will continue at 9 a.m. at the corporate offices of PeoplesBank, the title sponsor of the Revs' ballpark, before a stop at the bank’s location in downtown York.
At 11 a.m. Wednesday, the tour will stop at the offices of Revs' sponsor Shipley Energy.
On Thursday, Nov. 2, the Revs will take the trophy to meet the staff and clients of Penn-Mar Human Services’ location in Freeland, Maryland, at 9:30 a.m. before visiting the Brimmer Fast Licensing and Notary Service location at 2110 S. Queen St., at 1 p.m.
“It took a real team effort to bring the trophy back to York,” said Revolution vice president of business development Nate Tile in a news release. “Like the players on the field, we couldn’t have done it without our terrific sponsors and their employees and customers. It’s a pleasure to be able to share this victory with them.”