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OUR PROGRAM 

As a former major league scout and college baseball coach, I am looking for baseball players that have baseball talent 
and ability that would be appealing to college coaches and major league scouts. Over the past thirty plus years I have 
crossed paths with countless high school and youth baseball players with the Dream of Playing College/Professional 
Baseball. While many of those young men no doubt, had the talent and ability to continue playing past the high school 
level, unfortunately their dreams of playing college/pro baseball ended with their last high school game due to their 
lack of exposure to college coaches and/or pro scouts.” 

We are looking for the best of the best
We are looking sincere and committed baseball players
We are looking players inspiring to play college or pro baseball
Since 1984 over 300 baseball players from our program have went on to play college and/or pro baseball
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   Michael E. Mayden (The Coach)
   Former Major League Scout


2016 Fall Wood Bat League * September – October  
Ages: 13-15, 16-18 & 19 and over

Change of Venue
Our Fall Wooden Bat League has been moved from Standard Bank Park to T.F. North High School the same agenda will be followed, ages 13-15 & 16-19 year olds the fee will be reduced to $195.00 per player

 Very, Very, Tentative Game Times 1:00 pm, 3:00pm & 5pm
Note, early or later games could be added depending on the number of teams

 T.F. North High School
755 Pulaski Rd
Calumet City, IL 60409

Apr 22, 2015 at 4:44 PM 
Name: Bobby Roan 
Email address: broanXXXXXl@aol.com 
Subject: Mike Mayden 

Message: I was the head baseball coach at Kishwaukee Community College in Malta, IL 1992-95. During that period many of my best players came from Coach Mike Mayden and his South Shore Legion team. Every single one of these individuals were not only excellent baseball players but outstanding people. I owe the success I had at KCC to Mike Mayden as I am sure many other colleges do too. One of my biggest honors in baseball was speaking at the South Shore Christmas Year End Banquet in 1995. Thanks Mike for all you do for baseball Currently I own my own baseball training business and am a coach and evaluator for USA Baseball.  

"SPREAD THE WORD"
Register now before it’s too late
Open to all interested baseball players

Sunday’s 1 Game per week
8-weeks
12 players per team
4-6 teams

$195.00 Registration Fee 
Players will be assigned to a team
 (We supply the bats, baseballs, jerseys, hats and insurance)
$95.00 non-refundable deposit to secure a spot 
Balance due on/or before September 1, 2016

Registration  
For coaches looking to enter a team 
For registration information
Coach Mayden (773) 741-3530

$450 per player
Note, a $200 nonrefundable deposit will be required before September 1, 2016 as we have to secure plane tickets before the price goes up
Unpaid balance will be due on/or before October 5, 2016

Fee includes: Round trip airfare from Chicago, 
(Departing on Thursday evening/night and returning on Sunday night)
Breakfast & Dinner, Uniforms (jersey and hat), insurance and hotel accommodations 
Note, fee may increase as airfare increase 
12-13 players per team

For registration or tryout information
773-741-3530

TRYOUTS 
DATES & LOCATIONS

Saturday, August 27, 2016
9am - 12noon
Gouwens Park I-94 @ 159th Street Exit
(Behind Seton Academy)
16100 Seton Rd
South Holland, IL 60473

TBA
Sunday, September 11, 2016
Morgantown, West Virginia

TBA
Sunday, September 18, 2016
Chicago, IL

FALL TOURNAMENT 

October Dallas, TX
Ages: 14-15 & 16-18

Texas vs The World International Baseball Tournament
October 28-30, 2016 
Congratulation to our 2016 Satchel Paige Participants that will be going on to play college baseball
Edwing                           DJ                              Jalen                                Zach                           Dalton          
Prairie State College             Prairie State College         Prairie State College               Glen Oaks College             Illinois College
Chicago Heights, IL               Chicago Heights, IL      Chicago Heights, IL            Centreville, MI              Jacksonville, IL
2017 SUMMER TRAVEL TEAM
Try-outs
​Saturday, August 27, 2016
9am - 12noon
Gouwens Park I-94 @ 159th Street Exit
(Behind Seton Academy)
16100 Seton Rd
South Holland, IL 60473

                                      Looking for                                         3-outfileders, 3-infielders, 2-catchers & 4-pitchers