Salisbury, Md. - The Delmarva Shorebirds are proud to announce that team Assistant General Manager, Jimmy Sweet, has been named President of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lower Eastern Shore. Sweet will continue his duties with the Shorebirds while serving as the president of BBBS on the Eastern Shore.
Sweet has been on the board of BBBS for five years in a variety of roles.
"I'm honored to take over for John Allen to help area youth prosper through the many outstanding programs that Big Brothers Big Sisters offers," said Jimmy Sweet. "I'm very grateful to be in leadership roles for two great teams, the Delmarva Shorebirds and Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lower Eastern Shore."
Sweet joined the Shorebirds front office staff in 2003. He has served in his current role of assistant general manager for eight years.
Sweet is pictured with BBBS outgoing president, John Allen.
For more information about the Shorebirds, call 410-219-3112.
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.