Category: Items of Interest

US Elite sets organizational record with 6 players drafted

US Elite sets organizational record with 6 players drafted

  A record 6 current and former players from US Elite Baseball heard their names called in the recent MLB draft. National Director says it could have been more. “We thought we could have as many as 10 players selected in this draft. But, six is pretty darn good! We are so proud of these young men. They have worked […]

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7 players from US Elite Baseball Invited to Perfect Game Junior National Showcase

7 players from US Elite Baseball Invited to Perfect Game Junior National Showcase

US Elite National Director, Mark Helsel, says 7 players from US Elite Baseball are participating in the Perfect Game Junior National Showcase in Ft. Myers, FL. “We’ve never had 7 players from one team get invited to this event. Perfect Game only invites about 180 of the top incoming juniors from all over the country to this event so to […]

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US Elite Baseball well represented on Perfect Game Pre Season All American Teams

US Elite Baseball well represented on Perfect Game Pre Season All American Teams

A state leading (26) US Elite players from the 2015 graduating class have been recognized by Perfect Game as Pre-Season All Americans. Director, Mark Helsel, says it’s the most players his organization has ever had. “It’s a great honor for any high school player to be recognized on this list. Perfect Game does a fantastic job of identifying the top […]

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Team Spotlight Series: 2018’s Set Record

Team Spotlight Series: 2018’s Set Record

Coach Matt LaNeve’s US Elite 2018 team has set a new record for the organization. (12) freshman on his team made their high school varsity team this spring. USE Director, Mark Helsel says that is a record in his organization. “We’ve had some really good young teams, but we’ve never had a freshman team with that many players make their […]

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Director’s Background Key to Organization’s Growth

Director’s Background Key to Organization’s Growth

As US Elite Baseball expands its program nationally, National Director, Mark Helsel says his background has prepared him for growing the organization. “My wife actually pointed it out to me. She said, “You have combined your love of business development with your love of baseball”. Helsel, who played D1 baseball at Mercer University, has been self employed nearly his entire […]

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Upcoming US Elite Tryout Dates

Upcoming US Elite Tryout Dates

US Elite Baseball is always looking for new talent. Do you feel you have what it takes? Before you register, you must be able to honestly answer YES to all of these questions…. Are you a well above average player for your grad year in your area? Do you have a GPA of 3.0 or higher? Are you the player […]

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