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Welcome to Saint John Youth Baseball.  Our mission is to provide life-long learning experiences for our community's children through the joy of baseball.  These learning experiences include good sportsmanship, teamwork, leadership, friendship, physical exercise, respect, and goal achievement.

15u St. John Tomahawk Travel Tryout

07/27/2017, 2:00pm CDT
By Eric Valiska

15u SJYB FT Travel Tryout

15u Full-time St. John Tomahawk travel tryout at Heartland Babe Ruth field on Wednesday August 2nd at 6 pm

The current 32-10 St. John Tomahawks are coming back for one more season managed by Tom Olejnik. We are looking to add four more players to our team.  We will be playing a very competitive schedule in 2018 and are looking for the best players available to compete for starting positions.  If anyone should have any questions please call Tom Olejnik at 219-405-5194

Tomahawks take Championship Win and Runner Up

07/17/2017, 2:00pm CDT
By SJYB Secretary

Congratulations to our 10u St. John Tomahawks on bringing home the Championship win at the Cal Ripken State Tournament!  Good luck at the World Series, boys!  

To join in on the action, the 2017 Cal Ripken World Series for the 10u division is set to take place at the Hammond Optimist Park, August 4th through 12th.  Schedule and details can be found here.


Congratulations also to our 8u St. John Tomahawks on taking Runner up at the Cal Ripken State Tournament!  Good luck at the Ohio Valley Regionals!


St. John Tomahawks 14u Champions & 11u Runner Up

07/16/2017, 11:15pm CDT
By SJYB Secretary

Congratulations to our 14u St. John Tomahawks taking a Championship win at their Battle of Bourbonnais tournament!


Congratulations also to the 11u St. John Tomahawks taking Runner Up at the 2017 Cal Ripken State Tournament this weekend!  Good Luck at the Ohio Valley Regionals!



2017 All Star Rosters

06/23/2017, 4:00pm CDT
By SJYB Communications

Congratulations All Stars!  Good Luck on your July run!

7u All Stars / Team Smith

Manager: Scott Smith

Coaches: Dan Forystek, Bobby Batz and Ken Segal

Roster: Aden Batz, Mason Denton, Jacob Forystek, Ayden Kelly, Matthew Kulig, Abram Postma, Caine Renko, Hunter Segal, Alexander Sosa, Evan Smith, Matthew Tameling, Benny Tobias


8u All Stars / Team Valiska

Manager: Eric Valiska

Coaches: Dave Laymen, Brandin Fredericksen, Randy Wiancek and Miles Stalbaum

Roster: Matthew Cook, Tyler Fredericksen, Gavin Gutierrez, Noah Hernandez, Anthony Layman, Bubba Mowry, Sean Quigley, Miller Staulbaum, Owen Stromquist, Dillion Twiddy, Lukas Valiska, Beau Wiancek


8u All Stars / Team Armellino

Manager: Tony Armellino

Coaches: Cole Jaquess and Tony Gill

Roster: Lucas Armellino, Jacksen Coduti, Zachary DiSanto, Braden Flood, Aj Gill, Luke Hays, Cai Jaquess, Joey Johnson, Mateo Piquion, Geoffrey Resney, James Sheppard III, Billy Vliestra


9u All Stars / Team Bonato

Manager: Joe Bonato

Coaches: Ian Flores, Tom McQuillan, Ryan Geldmyer and Jimmy Calderon

Roster: Vince Bonato, Ian Flores Jr., Jack Geldmyer, Connor Kenjic, TJ McQuillan, Luke Moffitt, Ryan Mulder, Vinnie Polley, Anthony Sanchez, Jacob Scaggs, Chase Steinkamp


10u All Stars / Team Fernandez

Manager: Brian Fernandez

Coaches: Joel Sarkey, Miles Stalbaum, Ryan Eger

Roster: Alec Eggert, Ryder Fernandez, Jake Figg, Gise Gibson, Matthew Habas, Drew Kosteba, Trent Kulig, Ivan Mastalski, Matt Murphy, Landon Sarkey, Mason Stalbaum


10u All Stars / Team Koontz

Manager: Dan Koontz

Coaches: Paul Siska, Ken Swinarski, Jim Renko

Roster: Logan Breed, Jacob Breymeyer, Ethan Condit, Gianni Dibitetto, Brady Klein, Wally Koontz, Henry Maurer, Sebastian Renko, Jacob Siska, Peyton Sjoerdsma, Charlie Sollars, Evan Swinsarski


10u All Stars / Team Wiancek

Manager: Randy Wiancek

Coaches: Chris Peterson, Kerry Sullivan and Joe Sitter

Roster: Landen Coduti, Brandon DeYoung, Tobey DeVries, Aaron Huisman, Brycen Jansma, Ben Owens, Brendan Peterson, Lucas Reidelbach, Jonathan Sitter, Teagan Sullivan, Westin Waters, Max Wiancek


11u All Stars / Team Orozco

Manager: Robert Orozco

Coaches: Rob Perschon and Steve VanDerGriend

Roster: Trevor Bembry, Isaiah Boles, Angelo DeBartolo, Christian Gonzales, Treyton Gorman, Demetrio Guizar, Sam Hays, Josh Hoekema, Mitchell Oostman, Julian Orozco, Drew Perschon, Zach Sulek


12u All Stars / Team Scanlon

Manager: Mike Scanlon

Coaches: Steve Trinkle, Pat Bishop

Roster: Ryan Bishop, Charlie Breed, Alex Hayes, Andrew Larson, Collin Pinskey, Connor Pinskey, Leo Scanlon, Evan Skownksi,  Nathan Stromquist, Adam Trinkle


14u All Stars / Team Olejnik

Manager: Tom Olejnik

Coaches: Rob Graham, Nick Cano and Tom Walker

Roster: Blaze Cano, Stanley Galbreath, Adam Graham, Theodore Hoff, Bret Matthys, Bryce Noren, Aidan Obrien, Peyton Olejnik, Armani, Sanchez, Cade Walker

Registration is Now Open - 2nd Annual Golf Outing

06/22/2017, 1:30pm CDT
By SJYB Communications

St. John Youth Baseball is hosting their 2nd Annual Golf Outing fundraiser! The fee is $125 / Golfer or $500 / Foursome. Interested in just attending dinner? We have a dinner only option as well for $40. Registration and Lunch begins at Noon with a 1pm Shotgun start. The format is 4 man scramble which includes golf and cart. Additional games played throughout - closest to the pin, longest drive, hole in one for car contest. Then stay for dinner! We'll have an open bar and entertainment as well as 50/50 raffles and gift baskets. (License #143995) Register today!

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Platinum Field Sponsor - Circle Buick GMC