• Perfect Game on 16U Tournament

    Posted July 13, 2012 by Mark Helsel

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 11, 2012) – On July 13, 240 summer travel baseball teams will make their way to northwest Atlanta to compete in the 2012 Perfect Game WWBA 16u National Championship. The tournament is the fifth and final WWBA tournament being held consecutively. Almost 500 of the ...

  • Scout Talk

    Posted July 11, 2012 by Mark Helsel

    I took this off the Perfect Game scouting blogs website today. If you read it several times you will learn more about how players are being evaluated at the higher levels.    The EvoShield Canes got on the board first with 3 runs in the top of the 1st inning. The ABD Rookies scored 2 in ...

  • Recap on State College DLeague Event

    Posted July 11, 2012 by Mark Helsel

    This past weekend was another hugely successful weekend for the DLeague. I continue to be impressed on many levels. I want to publicly thank Rick Hall and they dynamic duo of Jim and Marylynn Peterson for their extraordinary teamwork. Rick and Jim worked like maniacs on the fields all...

  • Nine Select Showcase (update 7/6)

    Posted July 6, 2012 by Brent Ronan

    Personal invite emails should now have been sent to all 2013, 2014 & 2015 Canes.  Please try to register ASAP, but only when you are sure you can attend.  Id like to have all Canes registered by July 13th, just contact me if you have a problem.    You all are the best advertise...

  • State College DLeague Updates

    Posted July 6, 2012 by Mark Helsel

    I'm looking forward to seeing everyone in State College this weekend for our 3rd Developmental weekend. Please read some important updates.    We've made an adjustment the format. No innings will last longer than 15 minutes. Regardless of the game situation, teams will switch sides after...

  • Chandler Bats

    Posted July 3, 2012 by Mark Helsel

    Chandler Bat update. Here is the list of people who ordered Chandler Bats. We will have them by the end of the week and I'll have them with me at the DLeague. If you're not going to be there, I will mail them to you on Monday. I need to collect the money before I can give you the bat.  Tim...

  • Sansone Nine Baseball HS Player of the Year

    Posted June 28, 2012 by Brent Ronan

    Recent draftee and scholarship recipient, John Sansone earns Nine Baseball Honor   Nine Baseball would like to congratulate our PA State Player of the Year, John Sansone. Sansone’s baseball prowess has earned him a scholarship to Florida State and a draft pick from the Detroit Tiger...

  • Final Nine qualifying combine (please share with non Canes)

    Posted June 28, 2012 by Brent Ronan

    The announcment below would NOT be for Canes players, unless you need to do your follow up combine.  All 2013, 2014, 2015 are now invited to the Select Showcase.  (See previous blog post)  If you do need to a follow up and want to attend you can pay and register at the Nine Baseball s...

  • Nine baseball Select Showcase update

    Posted June 27, 2012 by Brent Ronan

    I just wanted to give everybody an update on the Nine Baseball Select Showcase, August 4th at Peoples Natural Gas Field in Altoona.  The event will now be open to all 2013, 2014 and 2015 EvoShield Canes players.  The cutoff was original combine qualifying score was going to be 80.  Du...

  • Nine Select Showcase Invites

    Posted June 22, 2012 by Brent Ronan

    The invitations to EvoShield Canes players for the Nine Select Showcase on August 4th in Altoona went out yesterday.  The qualifying combine score for the event is 80.  All Canes players that scored above 80 on the Nine Combine and all 2013 grads are invited.  If you sc...