GWL Attendance Grows Year Two
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September 28, 2017, Chico, CA: Following a stellar inaugural season, Great West League overall attendance showed an increase in 2017. "We're extremely happy with how our infant league is growing," said GWL Commissioner Ken Wilson. "We had more fans attend our games this season than last."
Attendance in the recently completed regular season totaled 192,115, for an average of 1,076 per game. In 2016, the league drew 191,629 in 17 fewer dates. The 2017 post-season featured 8-games and drew 9,625, for an average of 1,203. "With a total attendance of 201,740, it's the first time we've passed 200,000," noted Wilson.