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Several Extra Innings franchises sign 10-year franchise agreement renewal contracts


Extra Innings Franchise Company is proud to announce that several of its established franchises have recently signed 10-year franchise agreement renewal contracts. Owners Dan Gawkowski (Muskegon, MI), Kelly Archer (Plano, TX), and Bill Randall (Rocklin, CA) are the first franchisees that have approached a renewal milestone since the company began franchising in 2004. This level of commitment from the franchisees demonstrates their confidence behind the Extra Innings support structure, business model, brand name and the considerable benefits of joining the team.

“We are so happy that Dan, Kelly, and Bill have renewed their franchise agreement with us this year. As pioneers in our industry they helped us expand our franchise model,” said Rob Nash, Co-founder of Extra Innings Franchise. “When long-time owners renew their agreements, we know our hard work is paying off and we are really proud of the way they have represented our brand over the past decade.”

Each Extra Innings location is recognized as a premier baseball and softball training center focusing on player development by providing professional instruction and a nationally recognized Pro Shop to fulfill player’s needs of all ages in a fun, family atmosphere year-round. Hear what our customers are saying about Extra Innings located in Muskegon, Plano, and Rocklin!

"Kelly is great and we always have the instruction and equipment at our disposal to help our girls get to the next level in the sport. My teams have worked out there for over 5 years with many of those girls getting ready to play in college." – Clint Duncan, Plano, TX

"I think EI is greatness. The staff is responsive to the needs of the individual player/student and promotes excellence in practice and training. It is through their efforts that the player develops confidence, not only on the field, but at school and in life. " – Jane Palmer, Plano, TX

"The Extra Innings facilities and staff are second to none. We have worked out there for a long time and their staff is very knowledgeable and we have a great experience every time we visit. I encourage anyone looking for practice to go to Extra Innings." – Ron Cannon, Plano, TX

"I recommend this place to anyone I can! Everyone is friendly and knowledgeable in the game. They have almost any piece of equipment you can imagine, and will help you find what you are looking for. " – Amy Sheridan, Plano, TX

"Extremely happy I'm sending my daughters and son. I have sent friends there and have told lots of other people that extra innings is the only place to send for baseball or softball. Thank you" – Sally Finkler, Muskegon, MI

"We love Extra Innings. Staff, programs, facility, pro shop, it’s all 1st class. It has played a huge role in the development of my son as a baseball player and to my high school girls softball team." – Joseph Coletta, Muskegon, MI

"Coach Joe Lambers and Coach Cody Westerhuis are knowledgeable and supportive coaches. The team leadership was exactly what we have been looking for our son. Thank you for bringing in such individuals to share their talent with the youth. We utilize the indoor facility especially during the Michigan winter months and are glad to have a place to go hit, bat and practice in general. In addition, the expertise and coaching our son has received from paid private lessons from Coach Lindsey and Coach Cavanaugh have helped tremendously. The positive attitude even during constructive critiquing has improved our son’s mechanics and play of the game. " – Scott Greer, Muskegon, MI

"Bill and Jessie are awesome! Both of them are always so helpful. I've had to call many times to change my sons schedule and they always work with me. I've asked them for recommendations on different instructors, and have never been disappointed. I would highly recommend Extra Innings!" – Michael Haynes, Rocklin, CA

"Best pro-shop and facilities in the Sacramento region, hands down. The instruction is excellent as is the pricing. As a long-time coach, I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Extra Innings Rocklin to any player wanting to better his or her game. " – Martin Nivinski, Rocklin, CA

"I loved the service! The staff is great; they know much more about the products than your average sports store. They don't push you to buy but really try and fit you to your personal needs! I'm never buying a bat or a glove anywhere else!! " – Tim Lerner, Rocklin, CA

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