SELECT HITTING

Professional Camp Exposure With The Following Instructors:


Luis Abreu - Former Professional Player / International Agent


Gustavo Bencid - Baltimore Orioles Professional Scout

• Darin Everson – Colorado Rockies AAA Hitting Instructor

• Fred Ferreira - Baltimore Orioles Director of International Scouting

• Andy Haines – Milwaukee Brewers Hitting Instructor

​• Benji Johnson - Professional Catching Instructor

• Chris McKnight – Former Professional Field Manager

• Eric Munson – Former MLB Player

• Andres Torres - Former MLB Player

• George Williams - Former MLB Player

• Kevin Wilson - Professional Hitting Consultant

meet our tsf consultants

Gene Schultz - Nations All-Time Wins Leader (H.S.)

Coach S has an Iowa record of 1,754-398. It includes a record of 176-57 from 11 spring or fall seasons. His National Federation record, which includes summer season games only, is 1,578-341.  Coach Schultz took the Hawks to 19 summer state tournaments and 16 championship games, both Iowa bests for a coach or a school.

Shane has accumulated over 20 years of coaching experience at the collegiate, high school, and youth levels.  During the years, he has worked side-by-side with coaches and players at the professional level  and continually strives to be a student of the game.  Shane has worked with countless players who have gone onto college and professional levels of baseball, including International players working for a contract offer during the off-season.  



Baseball Experience:

• Tampa Bay Rays – Associate Scout

• Baltimore Orioles – Midwest Scout Team

• Philadelphia Phillies – Midwest Scout Team

• Los Angeles Dodgers – Associate Scout

• University of Dubuque – Head Baseball Coach

• River Valley Collegiate League – Director of Baseball Operations

• Milwaukee Brewers Academy Camp – Lead Hitting Instructor

• US Baseball Academy Camp – Site Director

• Midwest SELECT Baseball – Director of Baseball Operations 


​• Instructed 12 players who were offered professional contracts

• Instructed 33 NCAA Division I players


• Instructed 11 All Americans

• Instructed 1 NCAA Home Run Champion

 

​​• Instructed 1 Perfect Game Top 10 Prospect


• Managed 2017 12U BY National Championship Team

MEET SHANE SCHELLSMIDT

“PREPARATION DISPELS PRESSURE,

BECAUSE IT BUILDS CONFIDENCE”

Chris McKnight - Baltimore Orioles, Associate Scout

Currently Chris serves an Associate Scout for the Baltimore Orioles and was previously a Scout for the Philadelphia Phillies from 2008-2015. Chris also serves as a coach for USA Baseball Great Lakes National Team Identification Series. Prior to that, he served as the Field Manager/Director of Baseball Operations for the Texarkana Gunslingers Pro Baseball Club.