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Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament

The Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament brings together a selection of the nation’s top 8th and 9th grade players from across the country.  Every player is handpicked to train and compete against other top talent and prepare for the spring season.

January 19 - 21, 2024

IMG Complex / Bradenton, FL

Event Details Find a Showcase to Qualify

Your Path to Greatness Starts Here

In addition to competing against top talent from across the country, Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-Americans receive:

Player Page
Your personalized webpage showcases professionally edited video from the event, as well as an evaluation from a pro scout. Share the link with friends, family, and college coaches to gain additional exposure after the event.

Final rosters are displayed online and players rated as having “Top Tools” from the event receive special mention.

World-Class Instruction
Our renowned coaches know how to bring out the very best in each and every athlete. Players work with our staff to maximize their on-field success.

Spring Season Prep
By competing against other Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-Americans, players are better prepared to succeed during the upcoming spring season.


Jordan Groshans – 2015 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-American, 2017 Baseball Factory Preseason All-American, 2017 Under Armour All-American (named All-America Game MVP), and 1st round pick in the 2018 MLB Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays.


Cole Brannen – 2014 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-American, 2016 Under Armour All-American and 2nd round pick in the 2017 MLB Draft by the Boston Red Sox.

Now Is The Time To Make Your Mark

Since the start of the Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament in 2014, the event has been a spring board for talented players to continue growing their game and showcase their skill set.  This selection of MLB Draft Picks and former All-Americans took the field at past Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournaments:

Trejyn Fletcher – 2017 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-American, 2nd round pick in the 2019 draft by the St. Louis Cardinals

Steven Ondina – 2017 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-American, 2019 Under Armour All-American

Jalen Greer – 2016 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-American, 5th round pick in 2019 draft by the Oakland Athletics

Alek Thomas – 2015 Baseball Factory Rookie Pre-Season All-American, 2017 Under Armour All-American


Baseball Factory Results

With over 5,000 players drafted into professional baseball, and 440 alone in the 2019 MLB Draft, the Baseball Factory knows how to develop talent and get High School players the exposure they need and deserve.  In 2020, 70 of the 160 players chosen were Baseball Factory selections.

Over the past 2 years we have had the #1 overall pick, Spencer Torkelson who started with us at a Baseball Factory Middle School program, #2 overall in Bobby Witt, Jr who was a Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-American and Under Armour All-American at Wrigley Field, and #4 pick JJ Bleday and Riley Greene who also graced the fields of our Baseball Factory Pre-Season All-American events as well.

In addition, 100% of Div. I and Div.II programs and 96% of Div. III have at least one BF Aumnus.

It’s your turn for Greatness!

What’s Included?

3 games guaranteed

Pre-Season All-American ceremony and awards presentation

Pre-Season All-American hat and jersey

Player Page with Professionally edited showcase video and certified Baseball Factory evaluation

Awards ceremony kick off – Fri, Jan 19th

Games, metrics testing, and showcasing – Sat, Jan 20 and Sun, Jan 21

Cost: $995

*$50 off when paid in full. Payment plan is also available to reserve your roster spot.

*Price does not include lodging and food.

After registering we will send a confirmation with suggested hotels, closest airport and additional info.

Roster spots are limited by position.

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Event Staff Has Included:

CJ Beatty:  CJ played in the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago White Sox organizations for making it to the high A level. He played several years of independent ball as well. Beatty played his college ball at North Carolina A&T University. He is currently scouting for the St. Louis Cardinals and is also known as “The Baseball Motivator”

TC Calhoun:  TC is a former Assistant Coach at Transylvania University. He also coached previously at Emory & Henry College and Asbury University in KY. In 2010 Calhoun served as the Assistant General Manager of the Pulaski Mariners Minor league team. Over the past 5 years TC has worked with the Seattle Mariners and New York Yankees as an Associate Scout. He currently serves as an Area Scout with the St. Louis Cardinals.

Brian Tollberg:  Brian pitched 4 seasons at the University of North Florida earning Academic All-American honors in 2 of those years. Following his stellar college career, Brian would go on to pitch 12 years in professional baseball, including nearly 3 seasons as a starting pitcher for the San Diego Padres. In his first week in the majors he was named the National League player of the week and would go on to lead the Padres in ERA that season. During his playing career, Brian played with a number of stars including Hall of Famers Tony Gwynn and Ricky Henderson as well as being part of a number of championship teams in the minors.

Joe Lake:  Joe’s first experience with the Baseball Factory was in 1995 at age nine when he attended a Baseball Factory Youth Camp. Joe went on to participate in various Baseball Factory events including the Baseball Factory All-American Tournament and the Exclusive College Recruiting Program. Through assistance from the Exclusive Program staff, Joe received a scholarship to play his college baseball at James Madison University, where he became a two-time team captain. In addition he was named an All-Conference and All-State (VA) player after his senior season. Upon graduating from JMU, Joe rejoined the Baseball Factory team where he was the Director of the Maryland Training Department.

George Carroll:  George played professionally in the Toronto Blue Jays organization as a catcher after signing as a free agent out of New York Tech. He graduated Cum Laude from NY Tech where he was a Captain of the baseball team. He currently serves as a catching coach in the Toronto Blue Jays organization.

Brady North:  Brady currently the Minor League Hitting Coach with the Tampa Bay Rays High A affiliate; The Charlotte Stone Crabs. He is a former assistant coach at Cumberland University where he worked with hitters, outfielders. He served as the Director of Hitting and Mental Performance at Top Level Athletes in Orlando, FL. He also served as a hitting coach in the Cape Cod League for the Wareham Gateman.

Phil Olson:  Phil knows a thing or two about saving games, as he was the all-time saves leader for Florida State. He played in many big games over the course of his career, from the Little League World Series to the College World Series to the USA National Team. From teaching kids to calming nerves, to a nasty slider, to ironing out mechanics, Phil is an expert in all things pitching. He also spent some of his career throwing from a low arm slot, giving him the unique ability to work with relievers who already throw from down there, or are making the switch. Phil played professionally in the Mets organization and uses all of his experience to help young pitchers…and always with a smile on his face and an approachable presence.

Lance Carter:  Selected by the Kansas City Royals in the 21st round of the 1994 Major League Baseball Draft out of Manatee Community College. In 2003 Carter became the Devil Rays Closer where he was selected to the All-Star game and recording 26 saves that year. Following his playing career Carter spent time as the pitching coach at USF. Carter is currently a coach in the Boston Red Sox Minor League System.

The importance of Player Development

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2021 Rookie Pre-Season All-America Tournament Roster

First Last Grad Year High School Hometown
Esteban Acevedo 2024 Carlos Beltran Baseball Academy Moca, PR
Gabe Adams 2024 North Johnston Selma, NC
Daniel Arambula 2024 Yucaipa Yucaipa, CA
Joey Barboza 2024 de La Salle Chicago, IL
Zachary Baskins 2024 Alexandria High School Alexandria, AL
Cuyler Baxter 2024 Greensboro Day School Greensboro, NC
Tripp Beasley III 2025 St. Lukes School Greenwich, CT
Arthur (Will) Beck V 2024 Central Davidson High School Thomasville, NC
Luke Beeler 2025 Holland Hall Jenks, OK
Tripp Bemis 2025 Broomfield High School Broomfield, CO
Beny Bikar Jr 2024 Sebring High Avon Park, FL
Peryn Bland 2024 Meridian High School Meridian, MS
Drew Bodnar 2024 Mountain Brook Birmingham, AL
Terence (TJ) Bradford 2025 Chaminade High School Hewlett, NY
Dylan Brokos 2025 North Allegheny Sewickley, PA
Ajonte Bullock 2025 Gettysburg Gettysburg, PA
Yahir Burgos 2025 Niceville High School Eglin Afb, FL
Ethan Burkhardt 2024 Bishop McLaughlin New Port Richey, FL
Brandon Burnett 2024 Woodward Academy Conyers, GA
Brayden Butler 2025 Auburn High Auburn, AL
Cash Campbell 2024 Montini Catholic Downers Grove, IL
Jay Campbell 2024 Leon High School Havana, FL
Lincoln Cardwell 2024 Northwestern Kokomo, IN
Franco Chaluja 2024 Bishop Kenny Jacksonville, FL
Kody Clancy 2024 South Paulding Temple, GA
Prime Clarke 2024 Gladesday Boynton, FL
Holden Cooper 2024 Wakefield HS Raleigh, NC
Nick Cucchi 2024 Bishop McLaughlin Lutz, FL
Raul de La Riva Jr. 2024 Tustin High School Corona, CA
Logan Dichler 2024 Norwayne High School Creston, OH
Mason Dossett 2024 Ridge Point Missouri City, TX
Davis Downer 2024 O'Dea High School Mukilteo, WA
Hayden Elliott 2024 Catholic High Pointe Coupee Maringouin, LA
Luke Esparza 2024 Robert Vela High School Edinburg, TX
Landon Evans 2024 Gull Lake Galesburg, MI
Kaden Ford 2025 Saint Xavier High School Shepherdsville, KY
John Freitag 2024 Calhoun New York, NY
Dominic French 2026 Capistrano Valley Christian Orange, CA
Ethan Garner 2024 Madison High Rexburg, ID
Jason Gerfers 2025 Calimesa, CA
James Gibson 2026 Landon Boyds, MD
Zachary Zell Godbold 2024 St. Johns School Houston, TX
Tommy Goodin 2024 Adolfo Camarillo High School Thousand Oaks, CA
Will Griffin 2024 Parkwood High Monroe, NC
Karson Grout 2024 Mid-Prairie Wellman, IA
Aaron Guichard 2024 Holy Cross High School Kenner, LA
Nikolas Haas 2024 Bishop O'Dowd High School Oakland, CA
Jay Hale 2025 Apex High School Apex, NC
Jacob Hauk 2024 Loyola Blakefield Ellicott City, MD
Landon Hawkins 2025 Sumrall Sumrall, MS
Daniel Herrera 2024 Lakeland Christian School Lakeland, FL
Jack Holley 2024 Spanish Fort Spanish Fort, AL
Tyler Holton 2024 MT. Saint Joseph High School Woodbine, MD
Matt Hood 2024 Aptos La Selva Beach, CA
Kaleb Howell 2025 Northwood Highschool Pittsboro, NC
Jake Howlett 2024 Wall High School Wall, NJ
Kegan Hutton 2025 Beechwood Independent Florence, KY
Lawrence Ingram IV 2024 Aptos High School Aptos, CA
Jarvis Jackson 2025 Dutch Fork High School Irmo, SC
McCoy James 2025 Cape Hatteras Buxton, NC
Tyler Johnson 2025 Opelika High School Opelika, AL
PJ Jones 2024 Cretin-Derham Hall Burnsville, MN
Calvin Junek 2024 Sebastian River High School Sebastian, FL
Alex Junghans 2024 Lipscomb Academy Franklin, TN
Hayden Karlovich 2025 Shamokin Area High School Sunbury, PA
Brysten Keel 2025 Southwest Edgecombe Pinetops, NC
Kameron Kendrick 2025 Perry, GA
Jacques King 2025 Savannah Christian Rincon, GA
Aidan Larkin 2024 Cass High School Cartersville, GA
Jake Lenahan 2024 Abington Heights High School S Abington Township, PA
Kyler Lorenz 2024 East Providence High School East Providence, RI
Carson Luna 2024 St. John's Houston, TX
Uriah Maestas 2024 Falcon High School Colorado Springs, CO
Trey Majette 2024 Peachtree Ridge High School Lawrenceville, GA
Cruz Martinez 2025 Highlands Ranch, CO
Nicholas McCord 2024 Oak Mountain Birmingham, AL
Michael McCormack 2025 Holmdel, NJ
Bishop McKinney 2025 Great Crossing High School Georgetown, KY
Anderson McLain 2025 McKinney High McKinney, TX
Charles Messina 2026 Rye, NY
Dylan Messina 2026 Rye, NY
Ty Moore 2024 Jonathan Alder High School Plain City, OH
Will Moore 2024 Pace Academy Atlanta, GA
Cowan Myers 2024 Millbrook High School Rolesville, NC
Mason Myers 2024 Saint Clairsville High School St. Clairsville, OH
Mana Nicholas-Bublick 2024 St. Francis Desales Toledo, OH
Thomas Oconnell 2025 Lewis Mills Harwinton, CT
Darin Osterloh 2024 Chaparral High School Winchester, CA
Jack Ottesen 2025 Ponte Vedra Beach Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Nathan Owen 2024 Evangel Christian School Columbiana, AL
Brayden Owens 2024 Homeschool Houston, TX
Dominick Patruno 2025 Englewood High School Jacksonville, FL
Anthony Paul 2024 Braden River High School Bradenton, FL
Jace Pereira 2025 Archbishop McCarthy Deerfield Beach, FL
Anthony Perritano 2024 Cathedral Catholic San Diego, CA
Edward Peters 2024 Aptos High School Aptos, CA
Christian Pierce 2024 J Frank Dobie Houston, TX
Cash Pinson 2025 Knights Academy Franklin, TN
Nash Pires 2025 Pace High School Milton, FL
Chris Protos 2024 Westlake High School Westlake, OH
Jake Quinn 2024 Cretin-Derham Hall Saint Paul, MN
Satish Raichur 2024 Albuquerque Academy Albuquerque, NM
Caleb Ramirez 2024 Calaveras High School Valley Springs, CA
Cameron (Chase) Randall 2024 Bullard Bullard, TX
Jackson Reifel 2024 George Ranch High School Sugar Land, TX
Connor Riffe 2025 Davidson Middle School Crestview, FL
Declan Rivero 2024 Children of God Baptist Academy (Homeschool) Palmdale (SoCal), CA
Benjamin Robinson 2024 Allen D Nease High School Saint Augustine, FL
Braylen Robinson 2024 Mountain View High School (Marana) Marana, AZ
Lucas Roby 2024 Christian Heritage School McDonough, GA
Marcos Salva 2025 Ovideo, FL
Michael Samano 2024 Brunswick High School Brunswick, OH
Marcus Scales 2024 Castle High School Newburgh, IN
Gavyn Schlotterback 2024 Lake Travis High School Lakeway, TX
Samuel Schwamb 2025 Catawba Ridge High School Fort Mill, SC
Jack Sellnau 2024 Anamosa Cedar Rapids, IA
Alex Shaevitz 2024 Bloomington South High School Bloomington, IN
Reggie Sharpe 2024 University Liggett School Grosse Pointe Park, MI
Easton Smith 2025 Center Grove Greenwood, IN
Jacob Smith 2026 Reagan High School Winston Salem, NC
Erick Soto 2024 Calvary Christian Academy Pompano Beach, FL
Walker Sparkman 2024 North Florida Christian Monticello, FL
Maddox Spencer 2025 Nease High School Ponte Vedra, FL
Cole Startin 2024 Mead High School Spokane, WA
Brady Thompson 2025 Newark, DE
Brock Thompson 2024 Liberty High School Bakersfield, CA
Kade Thompson 2025 Tattnall Square Academy Toomsboro, GA
Craig Thurmond II 2024 Stephens County High School Toccoa, GA
Brock Tindle 2024 Hancock County Lewisport, KY
Steven Todd III 2024 Benicia High School Vallejo, CA
Tanner Trider 2025 Santa Barbara, CA
Antonio Turco 2024 American Heritage Weston, FL
William Twomey 2025 Georgetown Preparatory Washington, DC
Angel Valdez 2024 Sierra Manteca, CA
Cole VanNatter 2024 Northwestern High School Kokomo, IN
Aden Velasquez 2024 Cabot High School Austin, AR
Jonathan Walsh 2024 Stewart Co High School Dover, TN
Devin Wassmann 2024 Platte County High School Platte City, MO
Elliot Williams 2025 Buchholz High School Gainesville, FL
Jack Wilson 2024 New Trier Wilmette, IL
Edward Wood III 2024 Royal Palm Beach High Royal Palm Beach, FL
Sam Wyrick 2024 Helias Catholic High School Jefferson City, MO
David Yorke 2024 Central Regional HIgh School Bayville, NJ
Andrew Yother 2024 Bishop McDevitt Mechanicsburg, PA
Konner Young 2024 DeKalb Co High School Smithville, TN


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