BODYARMOR State Games High School Baseball Coaches Announced
Registration is open and tryouts are scheduled to begin!
DURHAM, North Carolina (March 17, 2023) – The BODYARMOR State Games High School Baseball Showcase will take place June 12-16, 2022 at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium at UNC Charlotte & Truist Field. The High School Baseball Showcase will feature the best 20 underclassmen players from eight North Carolina Regions. Athletes will be competing in front of over 80 college and professional scouts as they vie for the gold, silver and bronze medals.
The coaches have been selected for each regional team and are listed below with their high school in parentheses and the head coach listed first:
Region 1 – Justin Hill (Currituck), Cameron Ramsey (Rocky Mount Academy) Justin Roberson (Perquimans Co.) & Pat McRae (South Central)
Region 2 – Robert Kravitz (Arendell Parrott), Josh Shaffer (Croatan), Tomas Bowker (Hoggard) & Justin Carroll (Midway)
Region 3 – Adam Weaver (Corinth Holders), Carlos Varela (Wake Forest), Nate Logan (Middle Creek) & Bryan Tuck (Chapel Hill)
Region 4 – Jarrod Britt (Cape Fear), Jevon Wade (Lee County), Zach Bingham (Harnett Central) & David Reece (Triton)
Region 5 – Ryan Spencer (Trinity), Keith Walker (Glenn), Jason Smith (Southern Alamance) & Shane Worth (South Stokes)
Region 6 – Alex Leonhardt (Burns), John Markley (West Lincoln), Clint Koppe (East Mecklenburg) & Jordan Sells (Hickory Ridge)
Region 7 – Drew Ward (West Wilkes), Derrick Wishon (North Iredell), Jimmy Bowman (St. Stephens) & Bradley Rudisell (Bunker Hill)
Region 8 – Dylan Jones (Erwin), Todd Griffin (Enka), Zack Shepherd (Tuscola) & Michael Staicar (AC Reynolds)
Only high school varsity players (2024, 2025, & 2026 graduates) are eligible to participate. To register, view regional maps, or for other general information on the High School Baseball Showcase, please visit www.bodyarmorstategames.org.
Tryouts are underway. To view tryout dates and locations, go to https://ncsports.org/event/sg_baseballhs/tryout-info/.
The BODYARMOR State Games of North Carolina is gearing up for an exciting year of competition in the Charlotte area. The BODYARMOR State Games begin on June 3rd and conclude on June 25th, hosting competitions at venues throughout Charlotte, Concord, Davidson, Matthews, Mooresville, Cornelius, and Indian Trail. Registration is now open for all sports. Athletes can visit www.bodyarmorstategames.org to register for each event.
The 2023 BODYARMOR State Games of North Carolina corporate partners include: BODYARMOR, Truist, Harris Teeter, Daly Seven, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC, Jimmy John’s, OrthoCarolina, Capitol Broadcasting Company, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Sheetz, Visit Charlotte, Explore Cabarrus, Visit Lake Norman, Visit Mooresville, Morningstar Law Group, Bojangles, Research Triangle Park, and Systel. It is not too late to be part of this year’s BODYARMOR State Games; to become a sponsor contact the North Carolina Amateur Sports office at 919-361-1133 ext. 233.
North Carolina Amateur Sports (NCAS) is the 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization that annually hosts the BODYARMOR State Games of North Carolina and Cycle North Carolina. NCAS is dedicated to the promotion of health, physical fitness and the Olympic Movement in North Carolina. For more information on NCAS and its events, please visit www.ncsports.org.