Anthony is a consistently hard working instructor focused on ensuring his campers are learning while having fun. His easy going nature belies how much campers end up pushing themselves to be their best for him. He always has a calm presence of respect while instructing and is a positive and helpful person to have on our staff. This year he is serving the role as Camp Facilitator, ensuring the camp is running smoothly.
Anthony is also the Co-Winner of the Rookie of the Year Award with the Ryerson University Baseball Team.
Jakob has excelled for 12 years at East York at an elite level as a pitcher, infielder and outfielder. He has a great reputation for being a loved and respected instructor, especially for our youngest clients. His clear messaging, organization, and focus on camper safety make him a great fit for 4-6 year olds who love him for making each one of them feeling valued while learning in the positive group dynamic Jakob creates. Jakob heads back to Genesse College in the Fall on his baseball scholarship where he was the team MVP in his first year!
Welcome to our American friend, Aidan, who is joining us as a international student scholarship award winner at Ryerson, where he was their starting first baseman and Team Co-Rookie of the Year award winner. He has extensive knowledge and experience teaching baseball from working with such major leaguers as Juan Acevedo and Alex Young near Chicago Illinois, USA.
Ryu is a gifted player who is great at breaking down fundamental skills into easy to learn segments and providing effective feedback to maximize development.
He has been with the East York Bulldogs for 8 years and specializes in catching and hitting. Ryu's hobbies are working out, eating food and travelling. He is going to Western University for Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in the Fall. Ryu is committed to make camp a great experience this year for each camper.
Logan is an exceptional pitcher and 3rd baseman (can you say all star with multiple no hitters!) and is super at teaching and developing effective pitching in his campers. Logan has played at East York since he was 6 years old and is currently on the Elite Midget team. We are fortunate to have him on staff for the Clinics and the Summer Camp!
Logan has accepted a position on the Ryerson University Baseball Roster for the 2019-2020 season.
Lucas is entering his 3nd season on summer camp staff as well as his second in the Clinics. He brings a wealth of baseball knowledge and elite caliber play to help develop campers in all facets of the game. He is especially know for his pitching abilities. You will find Lucas to be very polite and social, a good team player and willing to do whatever it takes to help out the campers.
An elite-level baseball player and 2- time MVP player for the Monarch Park high school baseball team. Nick has played on 4 recreational baseball teams, including high school, and coached at East York baseball camp for the past 3 years inspiring young athletes to work together and have fun. As a team leader, he encourages his teammates to have self-confidence, respect for each other and support for the team.
Having played House League, Select and REP level ball at East York, Colin parlays those experiences into valued instruction to campers. Eager to share his baseball knowledge, he is hard-working, passionate about baseball, and thrives at developing players of all ages and skill level.
Riley played Bantam elite league baseball for the Toronto Cardinals, specializing in pitching, catching and hitting. One of his main highlights was pitching the game that took the Cardinals to OBA's. Riley brings a wealth of experience with kids as he spent all last summer at a camp, teaching a variety of skills to the campers.
Riley is entering his final year of high school at Malvern CI and also plays hockey at a high level.
An elite shortstop and catcher who has played with East York, Scarborough and Leaside. For 7 years of elite baseball Lukas has shown his talents on and off the field. Lukas loves working with kids and helping them strive forward and get to the next level. Lukas would like to give back on what he received as a younger camper since this camp taught him the fundamentals and attitude to be a great ball player.He is a very positive, helpful and caring instructor who maintains the excellent reputation of the camp and clinics for effective instruction in a fun environment.
We are excited to welcome Indio as a full staff member this summer. Indio was both a camper and Instructor-in Training at the East York Baseball Camp. He has honed his baseball instructional skills with some EYBC staff alumni (Miles Vermeel and Phil Tsiaris) and is now ready to inspire the next generation of players back where it all started for him. Indio has expertise as an outfielder and catcher and loves the game!
Liam plays centre field for the Toronto Cardinals. As an all-round athlete, Liam runs track with his school Neil McNeil. He is committed to engaging in a positive and constructive environment for all EYBC campers. Liam was a camper with us for 6 years and successfully completed the Instructor-in-trainning program. Liam always has a smile on his face and believes a little encouragement from someone you look up to, can go along way!
Jorgen is a first baseman and pitcher with the Toronto Cardinals and has been playing at East York for 10 years. Jorgen is a very likeable person that always has a positive attitude. He had a great experience at camp as a camper and wants to continue that tradition. Being a former camper helps him create drills that are perfect for developing young baseball players.
Jake will be working with us the last 4 weeks of the 2018 summer with our younger campers. He has been a camper, Instructor-in-Training (IT) and an Instructor over the last 6 years. He brings a great demeanour with the younger campers keeping them organized, safe and has an innate ability to teach fundamental skills.
Robert is an elite catcher for the Toronto Cardinals and has been playing baseball with the East York Baseball Association since T-ball. Always bringing a positive attitude and strong work ethic to everything he does, Robert wants to give the campers a fun learning and engaging experience and over all awesome time like he had when he was at the East York Baseball Camp.
Ally comes from a softball background at Topham Park and we are very lucky to have such a smart and professional instructor who always seems to go the extra mile for our young campers. As an elite athlete in both hockey and softball, Ally knows that having fun is important, not just for those new to a sport, but also for anyone wanting to achieve a high level of success. She shines for the way she is able to safely manage and teach campers, while being even-keeled and such a kind and polite person.