Valley League Baseball lose an iconic member

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Valley League Baseball lost an iconic member yesterday morning Oct. 7.

The New Market Rebels social media page announced that their President and General Manager of the team, Bruce Alger past away early Thur..

A supporter of the Rebels since 1965 Alger lost his battle with cancer at the age of 68.

Alger was also a chamber of commerce member for New Market receiving the Chamber’s President award in 2002 and Outstanding Citizen Award in 2009 according to his bio on the team’s website.

Alger was also on the Valley League Baseball board of directors serving as their Executive Director for 7 years.

There will be a memorial service at Rebel Park in New Market on Mon. Oct. 11 at 11 a.m..

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