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10U Thunder Wins Yakima Tournament

Posted by Steve Poore at May 2, 2010 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

The Mercer Island Select 10U Thunder baseball team won the May Day Mayhem Tournament in Yakima over the weekend.  The team was undefeated in the tournament and collected 11 hits in the championship game to beat the Selah Dirt Dawgs 11-3. 

10 Thunder Yakima Champs


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11U Thunder Places 2nd in Yakima Tournament

Posted by Steve Poore at May 2, 2010 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

Congratulations to the 11U Thunder for taking 2nd place in the May Day Mayhem Tournament in Yakima, WA. 

 MI Select 11U Thunder

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2010 Mercer Island Select Baseball Teams

Posted by Steve Poore at Feb 9, 2010 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )


9U Thunder 
Graham Cartwright
Teague Conder
Liam Dammeier
Robert Dreyer
Andrew  Jenkins
Cole Miller
Jack Moffitt
Matthew Nguyen
Payton Robertson
Max Samson
Quinn Zakahi
Head Coach Kurt Dammeier


Ed Dryer
Assistant Scott Moffitt
Assistant Rick Robertson
Assistant Zach Zakahi


9U Lightning
Lukas Ayan
Joshua Chansky
Evan Doty
Joey Gallagher
Aaron Greenstein
Parker Kittilsby
Mark Mangino
Lucas Mar
Blake Robertson
Alex White
Head Coach Tim Kittilsby
Assistant Tom Gallagher


10U Thunder
Matthew Boissoneault
Gregory Fuchs
Matthew Hershkowitz
Justin Ho
Tyrell Little
Nikhil Nayar
Garrett Poore
Carson Sandwith
Alex Shanks
Parker Simpson
Jack Smith
Head Coach Steve Poore
Assistant Jeff Boissoneault
Assistant David Sandwith


10U Lightning
Carson Coe
Will  Hamilton
Benjamin Hauge
Reis Kissel
Carter Melick
Ian Renkes
Sam Rosenstein
Christoph Schmidt-Warnecke
David Sims
William St. Mary
Robert Weaver
Head Coach Terry Coe


11U Thunder
Bligh Bjarnason
Luke Boksem
Drew Christofferson
Eric Dreyer
Devon Hayes
Noah Hsue
Kenneth Koning
Justin Myers
Scott Ramseyer
Marcus Schiller
Johnny Van der Velden
Head Coach Glen Christofferson
Assistant Dane Christofferson
Assistant John Ramseyer
Assistant Brad Myers


11U Lightning
Robert Boatsman
Bradan Fritz
Spencer Fuhr
William Krause
Michael Litzow
Ian Martin
Mitchell Meade
Ryan Ressmeyer
Shain Scott
Joshua Shin
Robert Teng
Head Coach Matt Mullvain


12U Thunder
Jackson Caputo
Lucas Chapman
Caden Conder
Eric Kim
Peter Lopes
Michael Petrie
Andrew Pickles
Sam Pugel
Anthony Scalzo
Nicklaus Schlamp
Joshua Stenberg
Head Coach Steve Stenberg
Assistant Shane Kim



12U Lightning
Jackson Brodman
Griffin Kane
Jonathan Khalfayan
Conor King Goldman
Joshua Mar
Thomas Krause
Samuel Nordale
Will Oaks
Jason Papakonstantinou
Anthony Pedreira
Jamie Shannon
Drake Willard
Head Coach Dan Nordale
Assistant Cole Brodman
Assistant Jay Kane
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Posted by Steve Poore at Jan 28, 2010 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
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Tryouts Feb 6th and 7th

Posted by Steve Poore at Jan 13, 2010 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )

This year coach Brian Potoshnik from All-Star Sports Academy will hold the tryouts and rate players.  The top 11 players will be selected for Thunder and the next 11-12 will play for Lightning. 

9U   Saturday Feb 6th 3:00 pm-5:00 pm

10U Sunday Feb 7th 8:00 am-10:00 am

11U Sunday Feb 7th 10:30 am-12:30 pm

12U Sunday Feb 7th 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

All try-outs will be held at Islander Middle School's turf field.

Athletes are selected for try-out by invitation only and will be notified via email after the Mercer Island Little League-Show Your Stuff make-up on Jan 30th.   


The following criteria is used to recieve a try-out invitation: 


a) Played on a Mercer Island Select Baseball team the previous year

b) Played on a Mercer Island Little League All-Star team the previous year

c) Depending on the number of players from both a and b, athletes with outstanding MILL Show Your Stuff scores will recieve an invitation.


While the specifics vary each year, in general, Mercer Island Select strives to invite every kid they believe has a reasonable chance of making an ITT team.


Mercer Island Select Baseball FAQ