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AUGUST 3 • AUGUST 4, 2011
COACHES & PLAYERS
MICHIGAN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL
2011 Fourteenth ANNUAL MICHIGAN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL SHOWCASE
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2011 - THURSDAY, AUGUST 4, 2011 - GROSSE POINTE, MICHIGAN
INTRODUCTION: Grosse Pointe Baseball, headed up by former Detroit Tiger Dave Bergman, is sponsoring the Annual
Thirteenth Michigan High School Baseball Showcase. The idea is to provide an opportunity for Michigan's top high school
players who are serious about playing at the next level to showcase their skills in front of Midwest college coaches and pro
MICHIGAN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL COACHES: Our purpose is to provide a real service to Michigan high school
players and college coaches in the Midwest We are looking to the high school Varsity coaches to get out the word
to your players who have the interest and ability to play at the conege level. Please encourage ygur players who
are serious about their future in basebaltto sign up ASAP. We have filled up with 156 players and a long waiting list
every year. Just like the colleges and pros, we are looking for quality pitchers! You men know who these players are.
Please encourage their attendance. Let us know if you wish to attend too. Note: this is not a private fundraiser. Profits
net of expenses go to Grosse Pointe Redbirds amateur baseball teams, age 15-18.
COACHES: PLEASE DIRECT YOUR PLAYERS TO OUR WEBSITE FOR ONLINE APPLICATION:
To provide Michigan high school VARSITY players who truly have the desire and ability to play college
baseball with the opportunity to play the game in front of Midwest college coaches and pro scouts. For
each of the past twelve years, 156 of the top players from all over the state have attended this
Showcase with a waiting list for late registrants. We expect the same turnout this year.
To provide college coaches and pro scouts with the opportunity to see and evaluate top Michigan high
school prospects. We have had 30+ coaches and scouts in attendance each year. See reverse side
Skills competition: infield, outfield, pitching, catching, running and throwing.
Games: players will be divided into twelve 13 man teams headed up by high school coaches for two 9inning games (Friday will be for rain delay, if necessary).
MVP from each team for every game.
Jersey, hat, catching gear and batting helmets will be provided; players need to bring their own white
or grey baseball pants, socks and equipment.
A program book showing each player's personal profile, GPA, SAT/ACT scores, will be provided to
player, and all college coaches, and pro scouts.
PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE FROM OUR WEBSITE: WWW.MICHIGANBASEBALLSHOWCASE.COM
YOUR APPLICATION WILL BECOME EFFECTIVE WHEN WE RECEIVE YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION,
YOUR SIGNED WAIVER, AND A CHECK.
SEND A HARD COPY OF YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION AND A CHECK FOR $225. PAYABLE TO;
"GPBO" TO JONATHAN ZALENSKI AT ADDRESS BELOW.
JONATHAN ZALENSKI, 1200 N. RENAUD, GROSSE POINTE WOODS, 48236 ([email protected])
LORNA ZALENSKI, 1200 N.RENAUD, GROSSE POINTE WOODS,48230 ([email protected])
AUGUST 3 - AUGUST 4, 2011
2011 MICHIGAN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL SHOWCASE
How to apply
Apply by going to the website: www.michiganbaseballshowcase.coin
# I-Submit your application electronically. Proofread your submission carefully!
YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE fOR CONTENT!
a hard copy of your application
#3-Print a hard copy of the warver-Release
Form, fill it out and have it signed by a
parent or legal guardian. Mail the Waiver/Release
Form along with a hard copy of your
application and a $225. check made payable to "GPBO" to
Jonathon Zalenski, 1200 N Renaud, Grosse Pointe Woods, 48236
application is ONLY effective when we receive your electronic application,
Waiver Form, and check in the mailtt Payment is refundable until July 15th• Do let us
know ASAP if you have registered but will not be able to attendt even at the last
minute). Every player is slotted as an important member of a team. Remember to
electronically send us your application. We '\TiU limit registration to a maximum of
156. We have a long waiting list every year. Don't put yourself on this list!
Note: We want all eligible prospects who are sincerely interested to be able to attend. Scholarships for registration fee and
billeting with local families will be made available for students with a demonstrated need. Give us a call if you have a
We will provide information on hotel accommodations, directions to the fields, etc. after your application is processed.
If you have any questions emsil or call Jonathan Zalenski
per player, refundable,
if necessary, up to July 15th, 2011. For ALL
there will be a $25. non-refundable processing and handling fee.