Honorary Ocoee Colt throws first pitch for last home game
Ocoee, Tenn. —
Ocoee Middle School recently held their 8th grade Recognition Night for their graduating middle schoolers.
However this year, the first pitch for the schools last home game was thrown by someone special.
The Ocoee Colts let honorary team member Nick Long throw the first pitch.
Ocoee Middle Baseball Coach Jon Wilson said it took a little convincing, but Nick did a great job.
Team member Daniel Cox said they were all really excited for the moment.
Of course, no one was excited as Nick.
The day after he threw the first pitch, the Ocoee Colts went on to win the tournament.
Nick was in the stands cheering on his friends and honorary teammates.