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Check calendar for Saturday Schedule changes for 13/14 and 18U teams

Winter workouts are beginning December 1st at the Northshore Sports Complex. Group Bingham is 9-10:30am and Group Bishop is 10:30-12pm.  Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for scheduling updates/info. 

Due to some player movement there are openings at the 15U and 18U levels. Questions can be directed to Merchants GM Craig Bishop at 

Last summers Merchants teams were highlighted with a 2nd place conference finish for the 18U Merchants Premier team. The ballclub led the Premier League in offense by 30 runs over the course of the season. The Merchants will be adding an 18U Elite level team as well this coming summer. The 16U Merchants won there conference in the Elite league and the 15U Merchants defended their title at the Palouse Summer Series. 

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)

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Kirkland Merchants Baseball Club

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.

2016 Sponsors

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Merchants Calendar

Check out upcoming Kirkland Merchants events for all teams


Sponsored by Lee Johnson Field

Lee Johnson Field

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Lee Johnson Field serves as the primary home of the Kirkland Merchants at the 13U and 14U levels. The 15U-18U teams play the majority of their games at Inglemoor HS.


Sponsored by Seattle Elite Baseball

Seattle Elite Baseball

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All Merchants teams participate in the Seattle Elite Baseball League


Sponsored by NSC - Woodinville

NSC - Woodinville

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The Northshore Sports Complex is the home for all Merchants off-season workouts.

Mission Statement

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.

2019 Coaching Staff

Team Coaches
18U Premier - Craig Bishop, Alex Potts, Kyle Sonntag, Brooks Roy
18U Elite - Don Howarth (summer only), Chris Berkeihiser (summer only)
16U - Nate Sadler (summer only)
15U - Josh Shore, Kory Kohlwes (summer only)
14U - Ben Brittingham, Tyler Parker, Derek Bingham (summer only)
13U - Chris Foss, Mick Maestas

Off-Season Instructors
Hitting - Craig Bishop, Alex Potts
Pitching - Kyle Sonntag, Brooks Roy
Catching - Justin Stolmeier

Board Members

Sim Osborn

Brian Baldwin

Board Members:
Craig Bishop
Derek Bingham
Peter Lyon
Joe Semler
Joe Steele