Team Info – Roster Spots by Invitation Only.

The California Warriors 17U Elite Team is comprised of 2018-2019 high school grads who are ready to be seen in the recruiting process and showcase their skills at the marquis summer baseball tournaments in front of college coaches and professional scouts.

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Name Number Position B/T Ht./Wt. HS / Hometown Grad Year Committed
Catchers
Zac D'Esposito 12 C / IF R / R 6'1" / 150 St. Mary's / El Cerrito, CA 2018 *
Jack Gallagher 10 C R / R 5'11" / 155 Petaluma HS / Petaluma, CA 2019 *
Infielders
Gremelt Balladares 16 IF / P R / R 5'8" / 165 Riordan / San Francisco, CA 2018 *
Nicholas Brass 43 IF R / R 6'1" / 218 Tamalpais / Mill Valley, CA 2018 *
Matt Calhoun 11 IF R / R 6'0" / 165 Riordan / San Francisco, CA 2018 *
Anthony Pomilia 36 IF L / R 6'1" / 170 Marin Catholic / San Rafael, CA 2018 *
Sawyer Whitney 34 IF / P R /R 6'1" / 190 El Cerrito / Richmond, CA 2018 *
Outfielders
Tyrell Cabrigas 29 OF / P L / L 5'8" / 155 Benicia / Vallejo, CA 2018 *
Chris Giles 17 OF / C R / R 5'9" / 160 San Lorenzo / Hayward, CA 2018 *
Dane Goodman 45 OF R / R 6'1" / 180 Redwood / Ross, CA 2018 *
Alec Ritch 30 OF / P R / R 6'1" / 184 Branson / Kentfield, CA 2018 *
Bradley Smith 48 OF / IF R / R 6'4" / 213 Petaluma HS / Petaluma, CA 2018 *
Pitchers
Alex Bires 20 P / IF S / R 6'0" / 160 Tamalpais / Mill Valley, CA 2018 *
Edward Burns 7 P R / R 6'1" / 155 Acalanes HS / Lafayette, CA 2019 *
Martin Cole 22 P / IF L / R 6'0" / 160 Sacred Heart / South San Francisco, CA 2018 *
Daniel Colwell 2 P L / L 5'11" / 145 St. Mary's / Berkeley, CA 2018 *
Teddie Hoxie 50 P / IF R / R 6'2" / 220 Mira / Orinda, CA 2018 *
Charley Moore 15 P R / R 6'4" / 175 University HS / San Francisco, CA 2019 *
Henrik Reinertsen 19 P R / R 6'0" / 175 Branson / Ross, CA 2017 University of Pacific
Nick Roth 18 P R / R 6'0" / 185 Drake HS / San Anselmo, CA 2017 College of Marin
Tyler Quintanilla 26 P / OF R / R 5'11" / 180 Summit / Novato, CA 2018 *
James Schoch 32 P R / R 6'2" / 190 St. Ignatius / Tiburon, CA 2018 *
Isaac Sloan 25 P / IF R / R 5'8" / 156 El Cerrito / Richmond, CA 2018 *
Joseph Solomon 38 P R / R 6'2" / 185 Lowell HS / San Francisco, CA 2017 University of Pacific
Aiden Vannucci 9 P / IF S / R 5'11" / 155 Ukiah / Ukiah, CA 2019 *

Calendar will be updated as dates, times, and locations are confirmed. Use the arrows to find the correct month (May-July), and you can print the calendar by clicking the “Print” icon towards the top right of the calendar. Players should arrive 45 minutes prior to game time.

USA Baseball National Team Championships

Date: June 16-22, 2017 – Families/players may arrive the evening of June 15th or early morning on June 16th (coaches arrive early morning on the 16th, see flight info below). Families/players may fly home on June 22nd in the late afternoon or early evening or on the 23rd.

Location: Glendale, Goodyear and Peoria, AZ

Tournament Schedule: CLICK HERE

Skills Test: The California Warriors players will participate in a position-based skills showcase on Friday, June 16 at 2:40 PM.

Official Tournament Website: CLICK HERE

Hotels: Parents are responsible for reserving and paying for hotel rooms for this tournament. Coaches will also be staying at this hotel. The following instructions will assist you in booking rooms. The First Base Foundation / California Warriors have booked a block of rooms. This is how you proceed:

  • Hotel Name: Residence Inn Glendale Peoria (8435 West Paradise Lane, Peoria, AZ 85382)
  • Team Name: California Warriors
  • Arrival Date: June 15 or 16, 2017
  • Departure Date: June 22 or 23, 2017
  • Room Type: King bed w/ sleeper sofa
  • Price: $109.99/night + tax
  • Deadline to book rooms: May 26, 2017
  • Reservation Link: CLICK HERE
    • When you are filling out the information for your room, please remember in the “Team Name” to put “California Warriors” – this is how you are assigned in our block of rooms. You must enter in your own credit card information to reserve the rooms.
Flights: Our coaches will be traveling on Southwest Airlines from Oakland to Phoenix, AZ.  It is flight 1795 on Friday June 16, 2017 and departs Oakland at 6:30 AM and arrives in Phoenix, AZ at 8:25 AM.  The preferred return flight is on June 22, 2017 flight 3032 that leaves Phoenix at 6:10 PM.

Other Notes: Players must be born May 1, 1999 or later to be eligible.

Under Armour 4th of July Classic

Date: June 28/29 – July 3

Location: Azusa and West Covina, CA

Tournament Schedule: TBA

Skills Test: There will be an optional skills test at 4:00 PM on Wednesday June 28, located at Ben Hines Field, University of La Verne.

Official Tournament Website: CLICK HERE

Hotels: We will be staying at the Ayres Suites Diamond Bar located at 21951 Golden Springs Dr, Diamond Bar CA 91765. The coaches will be checking in on June 28 and checking out on July 3. Call the hotel at 909-860-6290 and mention you are with the California Warriors to reserve your room.

Flights: Our coaches are flying Southwest Airlines, arriving mid-day on June 28 and departing in the late evening July 3.

V Tool Showcase

Date: July 13-16

Location: Sacramento State University

Tournament Schedule: TBA

Official Tournament Website: CLICK HERE

Phil Singer Summer Series

Date: July 28 – August 4

Location: San Diego, CA

Tournament Schedule: TBA

Official Tournament Website: CLICK HERE

Hotels: Coaches are staying at a house in Encinitas. CLICK HERE for the list of tournament-discounted hotel options, all of which are close to the games and roughly 20 minutes from where the coaches are staying. The First Base Foundation has not reserve and pay for a block of rooms, so you do not need a code to book a room individually.

Flights: Coaches will be driving themselves to this tournament, players are responsible for organizing carpools or driving themselves.