Grand Slam Breaking News!!!
A FEW SPOTS ARE STILL OPEN FOR 8U, 9U, 10U,11U, 12U, 13U, 14U, 16U TRAVEL TEAMS
Call Mike Bess, Director of Baseball, for more information, 517-908-3245
GRAND SLAM ADDS TOP LEVEL COACHES TO ITS INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF
- Travis Gulick-Hitting Instructor and Assistant 12U Coach-Travis is one of Lansings all-time greatest athletes. At East Lansing H.S. he was named All-State two years in baseball and one year in football. He was named High School All-American by Lousiville Slugger in 2001. He then went to MSU and starred for the Spartons making All-Big Ten his junior year. He signed a pro contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks and spent three years in their minor league system. Travis brings a wealth of baseball experience and knowledge to our staff.
- Dustin Ditsworth-Catching and Assistant Coach-Dustin graduated from Grand Ledge High School as one of the best catchers for Coach Pat O'Keefe storied history. He was named all-State as a senior and went on to play at Western Michigan University.
GRAND SLAM BASEBAL ACADEMY GRADUATE HERNANDEZ JOINS OLIVET COLLEGE SQUAD!!!
David Hernandez,Lansing Eastern High School 2011 and student of Grand Slam Baseball Academy Pitching Instructor Coach Marlon Wright is attending Olivet College and has joined the Comets baseball team.
David was awarded the "Hustle Award" at Grand Slam's first College Series Camp with Eastern Michigan University in November of 2010. He began weekly pitching instruction lessons with Coach Wright, former Big Ten champion pitcher at U-M, which got him prepared for his senior season at Lansing Eastern High.
He was named first team all conference and all-district following an outstanding year. David excelled not only as a pitcher but also as a hitter batting over .400. David's success proves that hard work pays off as he begins his college career at Olivet.
CONGRATULATIONS DAVID HERNANDEZ!!!
EAST LANSING AND GRAND SLAM GRADUATE NATE AVERILL JOINS EASTWOOD UNIVERSITY IN MADISON
2012 East Lansing High School Captain and student of Coach Mike Bess is attending Division III powerhouse Eastwood University in Madison, Wisconsin
Nate was an all-conference, all-district and all-regional selection as a senior at East Lansing. He led the team in all pitching categories and played shortstop when not on the mound. He will be a pitcher and infielder at Edgewood.