Elite Youth and High School Baseball Showcase


What is the Elite Youth and High School Baseball Showcase?

At our Elite Showcases, individual player evaluations and testing metrics will be provided by High School, College, and travel coaches.


College coaches will be in attendance for the high school date. Results will be provided to future travel teams and colleges who may not be in attendance.


Individuals will also have an opportunity to be selected to play for the Cleveland Prospects and Cleveland River hounds travel organizations in 2021.


Testing Metrics provided:

  • Laser Times for:

    • 60-yard Dash

    • Home to 1st 

    • Shuttles (agility)

  • Grip Strength

  • Broad Jump

  • Exit and Bat Speed Velocity

  • Position Arm Strength Velocity

  • Pitching Velocity

  • Catcher Pop Times


measures an athlete's acceleration and top end speed

60yd Dash

measures an athlete's quickness and acceleration

Home to First

measures an athlete’s lateral quickness as well as change of direction (agility) which are both important for base running as well as     defensive quickness and ability to get to a ball

Shuttle Run

measures an athlete’s total grip strength which has a carry over to a higher velocity and power at the plate

Grip Strength

measures an athlete’s lower body strength and explosiveness which correlates to a stronger throw and bat at the plate

Broad Jump

Swing - measures the athlete’s fundamentals of the stance and swing

Contact - measures the athlete’s combination of contact and velocity off the bat

Swing / Contact

measures the athlete’s combination of velocity, form, and accuracy


measures the athlete’s fundamentals and approach to fielding a  baseball


We use Fusion Sport's SmartSpeed laser electronic timing system to give us the most accurate readings and data.

Fusion Sport is the best when it comes to timing systems and is used by many professional sporting combines.



Youth Level Showcase (9-13U):

  • When: July 18th

  • Time: Pitchers and Catchers report at 10am; Position Players Report at 11am

  • Where: Fairport High School Field

  • Package Options: All-Pro - $20    /    Elite - $99

High School Level Showcase (14-18U):

  • When: July 25th

  • Time: Pitchers and Catchers report at 10am; Position Players Report at 11am

  • Where: Fairport High School Field

  • Package Options: All-Pro - $50   /    Elite - $99

Alternate Date (all ages):

  • When: July 29th

  • Time: Pitchers and Catchers report at 5pm; Position Players Report at 6pm

  • Where: Fairport High School Field


All-Pro Package Option

  • National Baseball Skills Evaluation Results (8 Tests)

  • Scouted for Future Development Events and Travel Organizations

Elite Package Option

  • Everything that's included in the All Pro Package, plus

  • Personal Baseball Skill Evaluation Review & Recruiting Consultation

  • 1 week of Speed and Strength Training at Elite Sports Performance



Sammy Frontino

College Baseball

University of Pittsburgh

“I was looking to improve my physical skill as well as my baseball knowledge”


“The coaches at Elite Baseball proved to be extremely knowledgeable & passionate”


“Working with the Elite Baseball has elevated my game which has allowed me to achieve my goal of playing D1 baseball”


“I would absolutely recommend the Elite Baseball Program to any athlete that is serious about playing at the next level”

Brendan Collins

College Baseball

University of Toledo

“I came to Elite to help improve my strength and velocity and my goal was to increase in velocity”


“I’ve seen myself throw more strikes and my velocity had jumped over 10 miles per hour”


“I would highly recommend Elite.  The coaches are very accepting and very informative, they help you create a program to help you better your game

Nick Beck

College Baseball

Capital University

 “I knew I had to properly prepare in the off-season to refine my technique as well as achieve more consistency with my pitching”


“Elite Baseball has allowed me to have much better control with ball placement & with throwing more strikes”


“I’ve improved my leg & core strength as well as my overall consistency”


“I attribute a lot of my success to Coach Mark & the program he has assembled” 

Joe Smith

College  Baseball

John Carroll University

“My goals included increasing velocity & movement in my pitches as well as improving my bat power & eye at the plate”


“In just one year my velocity has increased 15 mph, I’ve had much better batting approaches, & I’m driving the ball much farther now”


“Coach Bill, Mark, & the Elite Baseball Program have taken my baseball skills to an elite level & I am now in a great position to play baseball in college”

Jared Ferenchak

College  Baseball

Wilmington College

“I came to Elite because I wanted to improve the consistency of my mechanics, gain arm strength, and take drills I learned that would help me presently and into the future.


“I have improved physically but also mentally and knowing how to handle both parts of the game. I can consistently throw any pitch at any time due to the help from the staff at Elite.”


“I would recommend this program to anyone who wants to be prepared to play at the collegiate level. ”

Sam Melnyk

College Baseball


“I knew I wasn’t reaching my potential and I needed to get bigger, stronger, throw harder, hit further, & improve my mental approach to the game”


“Since joining Elite Baseball, I’ve went from 160 lbs throwing high 60’s to 185 lbs now throwing 85 mph”


“The program is organized very well with knowledgeable coaches who have played at the highest level”


“This program has helped me tremendously & I highly recommend it”

Aidan Mlachak

College Baseball

Walsh University

“I came to Elite to develop better mastery and control over my pitches."


“Since working with Elite, I saw improvement in my control and movement of my pitches.”


“I would definitely recommend the Elite Baseball Program as they are very knowledgeable and genuinely want to provide direction and guidance in the goal of improvement in skill.”


Danny Strenk

College Baseball

Walsh University

"I came to Elite because I needed to form better pitching habits and mechanics as well as gain velocity."


“Working with the staff here, I noticed that I have thrown the ball harder and my command has been a lot better. I also feel like my mechanics and footwork have helped me reach the next level."


"I would recommend the Elite Baseball Program - all of the coaches have a great knowledge for the game and help you train so you can perform at the highest level."


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