What's Included & What to Expect
• Date: June 13th, 2019
• Location: Community America Ballpark, Kansas City, KS
• Day 1: Workout Session & Live Gameplay
• Warmups, Defense, Games Instructed by Current College Coaches
• Professional, First Class Stadium
• 1 on 1 Time with Multiple Colleges
• Stalker Radar Gun Readings
College Coaches Attending
Steven Rosen University of Notre Dame
Todd DeGraffenreid Missouri S&T
Trey Fowler Kennesaw State University
Tyler Shewmaker Campbell University
Zach Gerch Frontier Community College
David Harden Chicago State University
Cole Brocker Saint Martin's University
Barrett Weaver Bethany College
Brad Powell Doane University
Brad Vanderglas Indiana State
Brett McBride Barton Community College
Brett Stewart Univ of New Orleans
Brian Leighton Albertus Magnus College
Brian Strawn Univ. of Nebraska - Omaha
Bruce Peddie Univ of Saint Mary
Bryan Nikkel Luther College
Bryce Berg Concordia University (NE)
Butch Rea Northeastern State University
Christopher Woodruff Ancilla College
Clayton Gant Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Clint Culbertson Park University
Cody Grice Grand Valley State University
Cole Mahoney-Bruer Ventura College
Corey Kubbs Ottawa University
Craig Massoni Arkansas State University
Curt Courtwright Univ. of Illinois
Dan Davis Truman State University
Daniel Martony Oral Roberts
David Miller La Salle University
Eli Egger Emporia State University
Gabe Alfaro Florida International University
Geoff Kimmel Delaware State University
Geoffrey Jimenez Maryville University
Harley Douglas Washburn University
Jacob Ek University of Northern Colorado
Jamell Cervantez Hutchinson Community College
Joe Purus Cleveland State CC
Kirk Kelley Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Landon Hay Missouri Southern State Univ.
Levi Meyer Ottawa University
Martin Sartin Hannibal-LaGrange University
Mat. Goldbeck KCKCC
Montaous Walton Cincinnati Christian Univ.
Monty Aldrich Southwestern Illinois College
Nate Mulberg University of Richmond
NATHANIEL GLANT Lincoln Trail College
Neal Henry North Carolina Central University
Pat Jolley Centenary College of Louisiana
Paul Weidner Creighton University
Pete O'Hara Saint Joes Univ.
Phil McClure Dawson Community College
Robert Varvaro La Salle University
Ronnie Deck Northeastern Junior College - Colorado
Ross KIvett Univ. of Tennessee
Rudy Darrow Univ. of New Orleans
Ryan Cooper Eastern Illinois University
Ryan Suttenfield North Central Missouri College
Scott Norwood Ranger College
Shane Herschelman Truman State University
Shawn Kahre Ellsworth Community College
Travel & Accommodations
Where Does The Showcase Take Place?
The Best in the Midwest Summer Showcase is held at Community America Ballpark in Kansas City. The exact address for the event is: 1800 Village W Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111.
Are there hotels nearby?
The Best in the Midwest is held at a stadium that is located in a district called The Legends. This area is filled with shops, hotels, and entertainment! We suggest checking out the Country Inn & Suites located at 1805 N 110th St, Kansas City, KS 66111. This hotel actually has a parking lot that is shared with the stadium, so you will only have a quick walk to the stadium! For more information on the Legends and the surrounding area you can visit: http://legendsshopping.com/about-legends/
I'm flying to get to the event, where it the closest airport?
The Kansas City International Airport (MCI) is roughly 15 minutes from the stadium!
Preparing For the Event!
This event will include physical assessments, offensive and defensive showcases and objective measurements (including 60-yard dash and exit velocity) and live batting practice.
Each player will play one 2.5 hour simulated game coaches by college coaches in the dugouts. The game times will be provided within a month of the event. We do our best to accommodate player's travel schedules.
ARRIVAL TIME & CHECK-IN
Players should plan to arrive for check-in between 7:300 and 8:00am. All players will be checked in and given a Best in the US numbered jersey to wear during the event. We will be sending out exact itineraries to be followed.
INFORMATION FOR PITCHERS
Primary pitchers should be prepared to throw 20-25 pitches during their game. For one day events pitcher-only’s are advised to arrive at 10am or before your game time.
WHAT'S the Day look like?
A full 6 hour showcase workout followed by a live game. This day includes a warmup led by a college coach, full defensive drill set led by college coach, on field batting practice and game pitching sessions where you are evaluated by all coaches.
Pricing & Packages
Prices are laid out on our Registration Page, but are as follows:
Pitcher Only: $199
Position Player: $299
Position Player + Pitcher: $449
During the registration process you will have the option to purchase event insurance. This is through a third party and they will reimburse you incase you can't attend the event. If this insurance is not purchased, we have a full no-refund policy.
*For this event only - if you register and then commit to a school we will fully reimburse you.
For full booking terms and conditions please click here.