USA Baseball has set the Dates June 23-26 for the 2nd Annual 2016 Futures Invitational in Cary, NC. The Team California Bulldogs Won the inaugural Futures Invitational last year and are ready to defend their Title.
The Futures Invitational is part of the Selection Process for the 2016 12U National Team. Players must be born January 1, 2004 or later to be eligible for the Futures Invitational as well as be invited for the 2016 12U National Team Trials.
Players interested in competing in the 2016 Futures Invitational, Team California will be conducting Tryouts starting in January 2016. For more information regarding the 2016 Futures Invitational. Players need to send Emails to Teamcalbaseball@gmail.com.
Team California Bulldogs 12U Capture the Gold at the Inaugural Futures Invitational in Cary, NC
Team Cal is looking for New 2019-2020 Grads for the 2015 Winter Season and the 2016 Summer Season.
WHERE: BIG LEAGUE DREAMS - JURUPA
10550 Cantu-Galleano Ranch Rd
Mira Loma, CA 91752
WHEN: WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 18 5:00PM - 7:00PM
COST: $25 Online Cost and $40 for Walk Ups
JACK MELTON 2016 RHP MT. CARMEL HS has Committed to Play College Baseball at COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY Next Year. MELTON has been with TEAM CALIFORNIA BASEBALL for the last 2 Years.
JONATHAN WORLEY - 2016 RHP HIGH TECH HS has Committed to play College Baseball at STANFORD UNIVERSITY. Jonathan has been with TEAM CALIFORNIA since he was 13. Jonathan is TEAM CALIFORNIA'S 2nd Commitment to STANFORD.
TEAM CALIFORNIA BASEBALL went 6-0 in a Field of 48 Teams this past weekend in Peoria, AZ to Claim the 2nd Annual MIZUNO UNIVERSAL CLASSIC. TC went 3-0 to Win the Pool and move on to the Playoffs. TC was the #4 Seed after giving up 5 Runs, and received a BYE for the 1st Round. In the Quarter-Finals TC Defeated AGGIES BASEBALL 4-2 with EMANUEL VIRAMONTES 2016 RHP RANCHO VERDE HS Recording the Win and DAMIEN RINEHART 2017 LHP KOFA HS Earned the Save. In the Semi-Final Game TC was Down 3 Runs in the Bottom of the 7th against BASEBALL NEXT LEVEL, and responded with 4 Runs for the Come from behind Win. COLE FRANCIS 2017 LHP SOUTH HILLS HS was the Winning Pitcher. TC then Defeated the SADDLEBACK COWBOYS 1-0 in the Championship Game, and DREW GONZALES 2017 RHP MONTE VISTA HS and CARLOS ARELLANO 2016 RHP CALEXICO HS Combined for a NO-HITTER over the SADDLEBACK COWBOYS.
ROBERT GONZALEZ - 2017 LHP REDLANDS EAST VALLEY has Committed to play College Baseball at NEW MEXICO STATE. GONZALEZ is the 6th TEAM CALIFORNIA Player to be named a NMS AGGIE!
MICHAEL SANDOVAL - 2017 MIF ROOSEVELT HS has Committed to Play College Baseball at LONG BEACH STATE. SANDOVAL is the 5th MIF from TEAM CALIFORNIA to Commit in 2015!
CARLOS ARELLANO - 2016 MIF CALEXICO HS has Committed to Play College Baseball at New Mexico State University next year. ARELLANO is the 10th Commit for the 2016 Class, and is the 5th Team California Player to NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY.
THURSDAY 10.22.15 - VISITATION 4pm-8pm
ACHESON & GRAHAM
7944 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92504
FRIDAY 10.23.15 - CELEBRATION of LIFE 4pm
GROVE COMMUNITY CHURCH
19900 Grove Community
Riverside, CA 92508
*Reception immediately following. Guests are encouraged to wear any baseball Jersey to honor Austin's Love for the Game!
It is with a heavy heart for the Team California Family today as former Team California Player AUSTIN GORRELL 2015 C JW NORTH has passed away this past weekend. Austin was attending UNIVERSITY of NEVADA RENO on an Athletic Scholarship. Austin played with Team California for 3 years, and was the Starting Catcher for the Team California group that placed 3rd at the Perfect Game 2014 MLK Championships. The Team California Family Extends Condolences to Kerry and Gina. Please follow on Twitter for Service Information.
EMILIO ROSAS - 2018 IF MATER DEI HS has Committed to Play College Baseball at the UNIVERSITY of CALIFORNIA BERKELEY.
JASON FARESE - 2017 LHP ORANGE LUTHERAN HS has Committed to Pitch at the UNIVERSITY of SAN DIEGO.
KAISER WEISS - 2017 OXNARD HS has Committed to play College Baseball at the UNIVERSITY of WASHINGTON. Kaiser has been with Team California since he was 14.
Team California Baseball competed for the 1st time at the Prospectwire Fall National Series Southwest - Underclass in Mesa, AZ. The Team California Aztecs went 3-0 in the Showcase and finished as the Top Seeded team after giving up a total of 3 Runs in the Showcase.
CHRISTIAN FEDKO - 2017 VINCENTIAN ACADEMY C/IF - Has Committed to play baseball at the UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT of The Big East. The Next event Christian will be in is the Perfect Game Evoshield Underclass Event.
SAM WEZNIAK - 2017 SAGE CREEK MIF has Committed to the UNIVERSITY of CALIFORNIA BERKELEY. Sam has been with Team California and the Team Captain since he was 14.
Team California Baseball will be attending the PROSPECTWIRE FALL NATIONAL SERIES SOUTHWEST September 25-27 at Red Mountain Complex Mesa, AZ. This will be a 3-GAME SHOWCASE for College Recruiters and MLB Teams. This is an OPEN EVENT for players in the 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020 Classes to attend. The TC Teams that will be in attendance:
The Event Fee for the Prospect Wire Fall Nat'l Series SW is the following:
NATHAN WALKER - RHP 2016 CARLSBAD HS pitched 3 Scoreless Innings over 2 Games in the Upperclass Event.
KEVIN ABEL - RHP 2017 MADISON HS pitched 3 Scoreless innings in 1 Game icluding 6 K's.
JONATHAN WORLEY - RHP 2016 HIGH TECH HS is Shut Down and was unable to Pitch.
Blair Field - Long Beach, CA
Team California Baseball competed in the 16U & 15U Perfect Game World Series last week in Atlanta, GA. This is a strict Invite Only to the 20 Top Programs in the US. The 16U Team dropped there 1st 2 Games, and then proceeded to win 4 Straight. The wins include a 6-2 win over Team Elite who finished in 2nd Place at the World Series, and also a 9-2 Wim over 643Cougars Sterling who placed 2nd in the 16U WWBA. The Team Cal 15U placed 3rd including handing the Houston Banditos their only loss. Team Cal was represented well on the All-Tournament Teams as well:
KEVIN ABEL - 2017 RHP MADISON HS has been selected to pitch in the 2015 AREA CODE UNDERCLASS GAMES for the Milwaukee Brewers. Click on the Link above to see the entire Roster.
Kevin Abel 2017 RHP Madison HS
15U Team California Players in Atlanta Airport headed back to California
Team California travelled to Georgia this past week in hopes to defend their 2014 15U Perfect Game World Series Title. It was a great Tournament once again with Great Competition and the expose of schools from the SEC, ACC, Big Ten and Big 12 was First Rate. In the end the Houston Banditos proved to be too much for TC this time in the Semi-Finals. This after 2 memorable Comebacks including a 9-8 Quarter-Final win and the Pool Play 7-7 Tie when TC was down 7-0 in the bottom of the 7th!
BRYAN REYES - 2017 C EASTLAKE had a really good performance in the 2015 15U Perfect Game World Series in Atlanta. Click on link above to read all about it.
Chance Hroch '16 RHP Vista Murrieta with New Mexico State Staff
CHANCE HROCH - 2016 RHP VISTA MURRIETA has Committed to Pitch at NEW MEXICO STATE UNIVERSITY next year. CHANCE is the 10th COMMIT IN THE 2016 CLASS for Team California!
NATHAN WALKER - RHP 2016 CARLSBAD HS and JONATHAN WORLEY - RHP 2016 HIGH TECH HS have both been selected to Pitch in the 2015 Area Code Games which features 8 Regional Teams from around the country.
MAX FOXCROFT - MATER DEI IF 2018 has Committed to the UNIVERSITY of OREGON. Max is getting ready to compete in the Perfect Game 15U World Series in Atlanta next weekend.
ANU REIS of Wahiawa, HI has been named to the USA Baseball 12U National Team. Anu played with Team California last month and was on the winning team that Won the Inaugural 12U Futures Invitational in Cary, NC at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. Anu was named on the 18 Player Roster that will travel to Tainan, Taiwan for the WBSC U12 Baseball World Cup.
Anu Reis getting his USA Baseball Uniform!
USA Baseball will bring together the Top 40 17-and-Under Athletes around the Country to further connect identified athletes with the USA Baseball Staff, and develop the Athletes for a future USA Baseball National Team experience. Once again, Team California Baseball is being represented well on the National Stage:
The following Team Cal Players were invited back for the 2nd and Final round to play in the 2015 Area Code Baseball Games:
Worley RHP High Tech HS, Lee C Vista HS, Abel RHP Madison HS & Walker RHP Carlsbad HS at USC
Daniel Cope - C 2016 Mt. Carmel has Committed with the vaunted Cal State Fullerton Titans. Daniel is the 9th 2016 Player to be Committed and the 3rd Catcher of the 2016 Class to receive a Division I Scholarship!
TOMMY ACUNA - IF 2016 SAN DIMAS HS has Verbaled to play baseball at the Next Level for the University of Arizona.
The Team California Warriors Won the Wally Kinkade Memorial Tournament this past weekend after defeating the Playa Vista Orioles 3-1. Joseph Ortiz 2016 Pacifica HS a New Mexico State Commit Lined the 1st Pitch for a Triple, and the Warriors were in control. Two Hitters later Tommy Acuna 2016 San Dimas HS a University of Arizona Commit singled home Ortiz. The Warriors tacked on another run in the 1st as Acuna scored on a passed ball. In the 7th the Warriors added an insurance run as Robby Barham 2016 Los Alamitos HS had a 2-Out Walk, Carlos Arellano 2016 Calexico HS hit a double moving Barham to 3rd. Jack Melton 2016 Mt. Carmel HS then scored Barham on an infield single.
Team California Warriors
2015 12u FUTURES INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONS
USA Baseball held the inaugural USAB 12U Futures Invitational this past weekend at the USAB Training Complex in Cary, NC. The Team California 12U Team went a perfect 5-0, including a 13-0 Victory over ProScouting Elite from Florida in the Championship!
Team California 12U - Cary, NC
The Team California Warriors 16U Team's run has come to an end after falling to the Saddleback Cowboys yesterday Quarter Final match up. Unfortunately, Team California's main strengths pitching and defense faltered. Team California 16u will now set their sights on PG 16U WWBA in Georgia.
Kevin Abel 2017 RHP Madison HS
UNIFORMS: The Uniforms are Now in, however, the New Vendor DID NOT order everything correctly. You can reach Vicky Townsend to find out if your sons Jersey/Hat is in or not.
VICKY TOWNSEND - UNIFORMS
The annual Perfect Game Sunshine West Showcase was held this past weekend and Team California Baseball made an impressive showing. The TC Pitching Staff threw a Combined No-Hitter in what was said to be "As a Dominant Pitching Performance I have seen in a Showcase" according to David Rawnsley the VP of Player Personnel at Perfect Game.
Team Cal Pitching Staff that threw the Combined No-Hitter at the 2015 Sunshine West
Team Cal Players "Columbia" Team at 2015 Sunshine West
Summer is here!! Which means Team California Baseball will be kicking the Summer Campaign off with the 19th Annual USA Baseball National Team Championships in Arizona. Team California Baseball will be sending 4 Teams in the 17U Division, 2 Teams in the 15U Division and 2 in the 14U Division.
2015 USA BASEBALL NATIONAL TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
Team California Players will be assembled amongst the 150 Top Players in California for the 13th Annual Perfect Game Sunshine West Showcase at Southwestern College June 13-14.
ALL GAMES AT:
15876 SPRINGDALE AVE
HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA 92649
GM1 Team Cal (V) vs. SB Surf (H) 8:00am
STARTING PITCHER: Denyer LHP '16 Los Alamitos HS
GM2 Team Cal (H) vs. Vikings (V) 10:15am
STARTING PITCHER: O'Leary RHP '16 Carlsbad HS
**GM1 Team Cal (V) vs. Vikings (H) 7:50am - TIME CHANGE
STARTING PITCHER: Ballard RHP '18 Canyon Crest Academy
**GM2 Team Cal (H) vs. CBA (V) 9:50am - TIME CHANGE
STARTING PITCHER: Baer RHP '18 Rancho Bernardo HS
**GM1 Team Cal (H) vs. Vikings (V) 1:50pm - TIME CHANGE
STARTING PITCHER: Bermudez RHP '16 Central HS
**GM2 Team Cal (V) vs. Trosky (H) 3:50pm - TIME CHANGE
STARTING PITCHER: Sapp RHP '18 Brawley HS
GM3 Team Cal vs. TBA 1:30pm
STARTING PITCHER: Viramontes RHP '16 Rancho Verde HS
GM3 Team Cal vs. TBA 10:15am on Frosh Field
GM3 Team Cal vs. TBA 8:00am on JV Field
Team California Baseball will have the 2nd Annual USAB NTC Mandatory Workout Tuesday 5:00pm at the University of San Diego's Fowler Park at Cunningham Field. The Workout Fee is $25 and needs to be paid via PayPal located on the Homepage to the right. This Team Cal Workout is Mandatory for all Team California Players attending the 2015 USAB NTC in AZ this month. Last year's Team Cal USAB NTC Workout landed 2 Scholarships to USD. Who could be the next Torero?
Team California Baseball will send 1 team to both the Time to Show Tournament.
18U Team: Is for 2015 & 2016 Class
16U Team: Is for 2017 & 2018 Class
The Event Fee is $90 for the 3-Game Guarantee. Players can sign up on the Website.
Orange County, CA
Team California Basebal will be sending 2 Teams to the 16U Summer Series in Anaheim. This is a 3 Game Guarantee and has an Event Fee of $90. This Event is for Players in the 2017 & 2018 Class. Players can sign up on the Summer Series Page Located under Summer Events.
Team California Baseball will send an 18U team to play in the US Vets Wally Kinkade July 2-5 in Long Beach. Players in the 2015 and 2016 Class are eligible to compete in this Classic Event. The Event Fee is $150 for Position Players and $100 for Pitchers, this is an Event with Good Coverage. Players can sign up under the 2015 Summer Events Tab - Wally Kinkade.
Team California Baseball will send 16U 2 Teams to the 2015 USA PREMIER FirecrackerTournament June 27 - July 2. This is a Great Tournament with College Coverage. Players can sign up under the 2015 Summer Events Tab - Firecracker. The Event Fee is $150 for Position Players and $100 for Pitchers.
Team California has locked down Hickman Field for Team California Tuesday Weekly Workouts beginning Tuesday June 2 to January 2016. The Workouts are from 5pm - 7pm with Check-In at 4:30. Click on the link above to get Directions.
Team California Baseball will be conducting a Tryout for their 15U team to attend the 2015 USAB NTC held in AZ next month this Wednesday 5.20 7pm - 9pm with Check-In at 6:30. For more information Email: Teamcalbaseball@gmail.com or call (760) 994-9114.
Tommy Acuna - 2016 IF San Dimas HS - Hoping to get a CIF Championship in the tough Southern Section. Read about in the Article above.
2017 RHP Kevin Abel Madison HS Committed last week to Oregon State University. Kevin has been with Team California for 3 years and is the first of the 2017 Class to Commit, as well as the 6th Commit from Team California's #2 Ranked Team in the Nation.
Kevin Abel RHP at Oregon State University
After being snubbed by the Scripps Ranch HS Staff, Tyler Townsend received Honorable Mention for the American Midwest Conference NAIA and was up for Freshman Player of the Year. Next year Tyler will be moving out of the Bullpen and into the Starting Rotation for the 2016 Season.
Tyler Townsend '14 Team California Spring League
Tyler Townsend played for Team California Baseball 4 years and never played 1 Inning of Varsity High School baseball in San Diego. Tyler Townsend all 5-6 of him had the mindset that he will play baseball at the Collegiate Level, and he is now doing that at Park University in Parkville, MO. Park University has a critical Conference Series this weekend, and "TT" affectionately known to his Team Cal Teammates is finding himself right in the middle of the action. Click on the Heading above and you can read all about "TT" on the Park University Website.
Tyler Townsend RHP Park University
Every Monday there will be a College Roundup to Highlight former Team Cal Alum Players over the Past Weekend or Week:
University of Nevada Reno defeated Pacific University today 7-4 and is now 9-1 Overall and 3-0 in Mountain West Conference Play. Former Team Cal Alum Jordan Pearce 2014 EL CAMINO HS is now a 2-Way Player for Nevada Reno playing 3B and coming out of the Bullpen.
Jordan Pearce 2014 RHP/3B El Camino HS Team Cal Alum showing Nevada Reno around to Recruit Kevin Abel RHP 2017 Madison HS.
Today's Team Cal Pre-HS Combine is now OFFICIALLY CANCELLED, and is SET FOR SUNDAY APRIL 12 at FOOTHILL HS. Check-In is at 8:15am and we will start promptly at 9:00am with an Event Fee of $40. If you have any questions they can be Emailed to: Teamcalbaseball@gmail.com.
This Sunday March 1 Team California Baseball will be conducting a Pre-HS Combine 2pm at Foothill HS. Check-In is at 12:30 and we will run the 60 at 1:30pm, Skill Work at 2pm & Simulated Games at 4pm. The Combine will serve as a Tryout to play with Team California Baseball this Summer at the USA Baseball National Team Championships and other Events. The Event Fee is $40.
All Players interested in participating at this Weekends Combine can email me at: Teamcalbaseball@gmail.com
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Santa Ana, CA 92705
Korey Lee C 2016 VISTA HS has made a Verbal Commitment to attend the University of Arizona. Korey chose Arizona over UCLA, Nebraska and Cal State Fullerton. Korey is the 6th Team California Player to commit in the 2016 Class.
**WORKOUT CHANGE: TEAM CAL HS WORKOUT THIS SUNDAY 2.15 IS NOW AT 1:30PM WITH CHECK-IN AT 1:00PM**
19251 Dodge Ave
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Team California Baseball has accepted a Bid to attend the 2015 USA Baseball 14U Cup July 31 - August 2 at the USA Baseball National Training Complex in Cary, NC.
The Team California Warriors 14U Showcase Team will be attending the following Events for the 2015 Summer Season:
Team California Baseball will be attending the Mental Skills Clinic sponsored by Rising Prospects. TC Players will learn the following:
The Mental Skills Clinic will be Sunday February 8th from 9am - 1pm at Foothill HS in Santa Ana. The Clinic will be Hosted by Sport Psychology Consultant Mario Soto and Andy Rojo Director of Rising Prospects.
Team Cal Baseball played 3 Games at the UCLA Team Camp over MLK Weekend at Jackie Robinson Stadium. It was an honor for Team California Baseball to be invited to the Exclusive Event.
Jackie Robinson Stadium - Westwood, CA
Team California Baseball went to the University of Arizona and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo over the weekend. Players showcased their skills in front of the College Coaches. This weekend Players will attend Pac-12 UCLA Team Camp, and in the Summer SEC power the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS.
Team California Baseball held the 1st Annual Black & Columbia Scrimmage yesterday in San Diego, CA in front of MLB Professional Scouts. Korey Lee C 2016 Vista HS was the MVP of the Game going 2x3 including a Double and 1 RBI in the 2-0 Win for the Columbia Team.
The NCAA 2013 National Champion University of California Los Angeles Bruins have been Invited Team California Baseball to participate in their 2015 Team Camp.
The UCLA Team Camp will be January 18-19. This is an Invitation Only Underclass Event, and will be 3 Games with an Event Fee of $200 for Position Players and $125 for Pitchers.
2014 USA Baseball 15U West National Championships - Glendale, Goodyear & Peoria, AZ
The Team California Warriors 15U Team finished in 5th place last Summer at the 15U USA Baseball National Team Championships in Arizona. Then in July the 15U Team California Warriors won the 15U Perfect Game World Series in Florida.
Team California had their 3rd 2016 Player Commit to a Division I University. Joe Ortiz '16 MIF PACIFICA HS has Verbally Committed to New Mexico State University today. Joe is the 3rd Team California Warrior to Commit after Nathan Walker '16 C/RHP CARLSBAD HS & Jonathan Worley '16 RHP HIGH TECH HS. Joe is the 1st Player that New Mexico State has Committed in the 2016 Class.
Joe Ortiz pictured with Dad Juan Ortiz, Head Coach Brian Green and New Mexico State Staff.
Team California Baseball 16U went 4-0 to Win the Frozen Ropes Tournament this weekend in Lake Elsinore, CA. The Inland Empire Tournament included 3 Come from Behind Wins!
Team Cal 16U Frozen Ropes Champions
The Orange County based Team California Bandits 13u Won the the Xtreme Diamond Sports Toys for Tots this past Weekend after being rained out last weekend.
Semi-Finals: TC Bandits 6 vs. OC Baseball 0
Championship: TC Bandits 9 vs. Irvine 1
FROZEN ROPES TOURNAMENT
GM3 Team California vs #4 Seed 12pm at Lakeside HS
*All Players need to arrive at 11am
Please RSVP by tomorrow night with Rocio De La Cruz: email@example.com
Team California 2017 & 2018 Players attending the Rising Prospects Camp at San Manuel Statium.
*11:30am 18U WARRIORS vs. Impact at Northview
*11:30am 16U AZTECS vs Sweet Swing at Azusa Memorial
*2:00pm 18U WARRIORS vs. SoCal Phillies at Northview
*4:30pm 18U WARRIORS BLACK vs. IBAC at Windrow #2
*5:00pm 15U SPARTANS vs. HBA at Dunsmore
*7:00pm 18U WARRIORS BLACK vs. SoCal Birds Windrow #1
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TEAM CALIFORNIA will be participating in the 10th Annual Cory Lidle Tournament November 27-29. FOR MORE INFORMATION - Players can go to the Cory Lidle Page and/or register below:
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