The White Lake Rivals youth baseball travel program has largely been alone on the local sports scene this summer, and it showed June 13-14, when the season-opening tournament it hosted, the Shoreline Smash, drew more participation than usual.

The 2020 Muskegon Clippers’ season became the latest casualty of COVID-19 this week, as the Clippers announced that the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League has canceled its season.

The White Lake Little League is the latest local sports season to be affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, as Little League International announced Monday that all leagues nationwide must delay their seasons at least through May 11.

The Muskegon Clippers released a statement on Twitter Tuesday afternoon saying that no decision has yet been made regarding the 2020 Great Lakes Summer Collegiate Baseball League season, but that the league is "closely monitoring" the progress of the COVID-19 pandemic.

MUSKEGON — In their fifth season of play, the Muskegon Clippers have earned their first bid into the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League postseason. The Clips opened playoff action Thursday night against a familiar foe, the same one they closed regular-season play against — the division cha…