The Legion Prospect Series was created as an All-Star event to showcase next-level talent from all across the state of Minnesota. Any rostered American Legion player graduating in 2025-2027 is eligible. Players are nominated by their coaches and the players that are selected are formed into five teams comprised of 13 - 14 players chosen by position. Our goal is to have a fun weekend, good baseball, top coaches, and provide recognition to some of the state's top baseball prospects.
Events take place August 9, 10, and 11, The 2024 tournament site is Reynolds Field at Northwestern University in Roseville MN. The state of the art turf field will help ensure a great weekend of baseball whether rain or shine. All games will be live broadcast by Youth Sports Plus.
The Legion Prospect Series Select was created to serve younger players from communities across Minnesota. Any rostered American Legion player born after January 1 2007 is eligible. Players from across the state are combined with players from other communities to form a team roster. The 2024 Prospects Select Series will feature five teams comprised of 13 - 14 players with a maximum of 70 total.
Players are selected from nominations by the player's coach. Nominations are opened in June for coaches to refer players for possible selection. Teams are announced in early July.
Events take place August 9, 10 and11. The 2024 tournament site will be Hargis Field at Bethel University 3900 Bethel Dr, Arden Hills, MN 55112 . The field features a fully turfed infield to better ensure against stormy weather so that all tournament games get played. Bethel is 1.9 miles north of Northwestern University, just a three minute drive.
Held on the morning of August 9 2024, the PBR/Legion Showcase is open for all American Legion Baseball players. The Showcase is fully managed and run by PBR Minnesota. Players will tested and timed in many categories including throwing velo, exit velo, speed times, pitching, catching, fielding, running and more. Players will have a profile on the PBR website used by virtually all college coaches in their recruiting efforts. Video will be posted as well as statistics. Legion players receive a nice discount, too! Site - West St. Paul Dome.
College selection and recruiting starts as early as your freshman year. Where do you want to go? What level do you want to play? What are your education and career goals? College rules and practices have changed significantly. How does that affect you? We have an outstanding panel of coaches representing Junior College plus NCAA Divisions to share information and answer your questions in a casual breakfast atmosphere. Held the morning of Saturday August 10 2024.
Players and fans enjoy the intimate space at Reynolds Field. Great to play and to spectate. This location is accessible to wheelchairs.
Hargis Park is among the best college baseball parks in the MIAC as well as in the Midwest. The facility features an outdoor turf batting cage, four bullpen mounds, major league length dugouts, a fully-enclosed press box, and an inning-by-inning scoreboard in left field. In the summer of 2017 a full synthetic turf infield was installed, allowing the Royals increased usage throughout the year. The grandstand behind home plate provides 500 seats in addition to seating areas both down the third base line and in the left field berm.
Legion baseball encompasses almost 400 teams in Minnesota spread among different levels and divisions. Our All-Star Prospects Series enjoys the full support of the State Legion organization. Thank you!
Metro Baseball League MBL is a non-profit organization created and existing solely to serve youth baseball in Minnesota. Founded in 1992, MBL/MBT prepares kids to play baseball at different levels and is a community-based program serving the Twin Cities metro, Southern Minnesota, and Western Wisconsin.
Chanhassen Legion returns as s lead sponsor. One of the state's largest Legion posts, Chan Legion is a community leader supporting activities that benefit so many organizations and people in the southwest metro and beyond. Stop by the great restaurant, 290 Lake Dr E, Chanhassen, MN 55317.
We welcome our friends at the Osseo Maple Grove Legion. Post 172 was chartered in 1919 to serve veterans and the entre community. Stop in and enjoy great food and great libations! 260 4th Ave SE, Osseo MN 55369.
Bloomington Legion supports many area organizations and causes. We invite you to stop by the restaurant any time to enjoy a full menu. 311 W 84th Street #C Bloomington MN 55420.
Apple Valley Legion is this year's sponsor for the College Bound Breakfast on Saturday August 6th. AVL 1776 We invite you to stop by the restaurant while attending the All-Star weekend. AVL is located just minutes south of the field off Hwy 77 (Cedar Ave) 14521 Granada Dr, Apple Valley, MN 55124
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