CHICAGO AREA BASEBALL SHOWCASES

SCHOLARCASE® – HIGH ACADEMIC SHOWCASE
CHICAGOLAND CLASSIC – 21ST SEASON
WINDY CITY SHOWCASE – 16TH SEASON

SCHOLARCASE® - CHICAGO #1

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Triton College (River Grove, IL)

Registration Fee:  $295

Scholarcase® is a showcase experience like no other and enables high academic achieving student athletes to compete in front of college coaches representing the nation’s high academic institutions. 

Some College Programs who attended in 2017 are as follows (40+ attended):  University of Chicago, College of the Holy Cross, Tufts University, Washington University (MO), Air Force Academy, Valparaiso University, Duke University, Lafayette College, Saint Louis University.

Baseball athletes can register now for this one-day event, and/or any of the other Scholarcase® events.

Athletes:  Scholarcase® - CHICAGO #1 is currently SOLD OUT. Please register for Scholarcase® - CHICAGO #2.

College Coaches:  If you would like to attend this showcase, click here to register

 

SCHOLARCASE® - CHICAGO #2

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Triton College (River Grove, IL)

Registration Fee:  $295

Scholarcase® is a showcase experience like no other and enables high academic achieving student athletes to compete in front of college coaches representing the nation’s high academic institutions. 

Some College Programs who attended in 2017 are as follows (40+ attended):  University of Chicago, College of the Holy Cross, Tufts University, Washington University (MO), Air Force Academy, Valparaiso University, Duke University, Lafayette College, Saint Louis University.

Baseball athletes can register now for this one-day event, and/or any of the other Scholarcase® events.

Athletes:  If you meet the above academic requirements, click here to register 

College Coaches:  If you would like to attend this showcase, click here to register

 

CHICAGOLAND CLASSIC SHOWCASE (21st Annual)

June 14 - 15, 2018 (Thursday and Friday)

Triton College (River Grove, IL)

Registration Fee:  $175

The prestigious Chicagoland Classic powered by Game Day USA is celebrating its 21st Anniversary and still providing the very best high school players in the Chicagoland area with the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of more than 100 college coaches and professional scouts. Coaches from the Big 10, Big XII, Pac 12, SEC, Ivy League and U.S. service academies attend the showcase on a regular basis.

The event is now operated by Jim Schurr, former Head Baseball Coach at Libertyville High School and Dominic Savino, current Head Baseball Coach at Glenbrook North High School. It was originally created by long-time high school baseball coach, Harvey Foster, and was previously hosted at Stevenson High School, St. Charles North High School, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Triton College.

The Chicagoland Classic powered by Game Day USA is unique in that players must be nominated by their high school coaches and must represent one of the eight conferences in the Chicago suburbs that participate in the event. Twelve former players have gone on to play Major League Baseball and more than 70 former players have been selected in the first 20 rounds of the MLB draft. More than 100 former players have been drafted into professional baseball.

Athletes:  If you have been selected and notified by your high school Head Coach, click here to register 

College Coaches:  If you would like to attend this showcase, click here to register

 

WINDY CITY SHOWCASE (16th Annual)

Formerly Plainfield South Showcase

June 21 - 22, 2018 (Thursday and Friday)

Standard Bank Stadium (Home of Windy City Thunderbolts in Crestwood, IL – ALL TURF)

Registration Fee:  $160

CLICK HERE FOR EVENT SCHEDULE

The Windy City Showcase powered by Game Day USA is celebrating its 16th Anniversary and provides an opportunity for high school players to represent their conference or region and to showcase their talent in front of college coaches and professional scouts.  We are pleased to partner with the Pitch and Hit Club of Chicago, which has been honoring and supporting the baseball community for over 75 years, to provide scholarships for worthy participants in this year’s event. 

Similar to 2017, the event will take place at Standard Bank Stadium, an all synthetic turf professional sports venue, and home of the Windy City Thunderbolts.  The was originally created by Harvey Foster, and has been operated by retired Lockport and Hall of Fame high school coach Jim Hall at Plainfield South High School for the past several years. Athletes in this event represent some of the best baseball conferences in Illinois, including the Chicago Catholic League, Southwest Suburban, Southwest Prairie, etc.  Players must be nominated by their high school coach. 

Athletes:  If you have been selected and notified by your high school Head Coach, click here to register 

College Coaches:  If you would like to attend this showcase, click here to registe

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