Lee Johnson Field serves as the primary home of the Kirkland Merchants
The process for building next years teams is beginning. The teams will be built through the month of July with re recruiting a portion of the current players and receiving contacts from outside players who will be invited to tryout on July 31st. Questions can be directed to Merchants GM Craig Bishop at firstname.lastname@example.org
The summer is in full swing for all 5 teams. Highlights of the summer to date are the 15's winning the Palouse summer series championship for the second year in a row. The 16's have won the Seattle Elite wood bat invitational. The 18's are competing through the first season in the Seattle Premier League and working daily on communicating with college coaches to help give players opportunity at the next level.
Excited to congratulate Nate Sadler on his hiring at the Head Coach at Juanita HS. This makes 3 Merchant coaches who are Head Coaches in the Kingco conference as Nate joins Derek Bingham (Lake Washington HS) and Craig Bishop (Inglemoor HS)
Also excited to congratulate 13U assistant coach Paul Falco on his commitment to Everett CC to return to his dream of playing college baseball
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The Kirkland Merchants are a select baseball organization based in Kirkland, WA. We field teams at the 13U - 18U levels that play in the Seattle Elite League. We also have an 18U team that competes in the Seattle Premier League which is the highest level of competition in the Pacific NW. Our mission is to provide quality instruction and a competitive baseball atmosphere for local youth baseball players.
The Kirkland Merchants Baseball Club strives to provide quality instruction and a competitive baseball atmosphere for local youth baseball players. We believe the development of each individual player is paramount to the success of our teams and program as a whole. The ultimate goal of our program is to prepare each one of our players for high school and potentially college baseball.
18U - Craig Bishop, Alex Potts, Kyle Sonntag, Brooks Roy
16U - Don Howarth (summer only), TBD
15U - Nate Sadler, Jordan Lafave, Ty Solomon
14U - Tyler Parker, Josh Shore, Andy Allred
13U - Ben Brittingham, Paul Falco, Derek Bingham (Summer only)
Hitting - Craig Bishop, Alex Potts
Pitching - Kyle Sonntag, Brooks Roy
Catching - Justin Stolmeier