Tag: Nor-Am High School

Port Royal College Takes High School World Series

(GAME DATE: 15 Apr. 2019) — The Port Royal College Colonials, based in Kingston, Jamaica, have defeated the highly favored New England Seminary Saints

Both teams had finished in first place in Division 1 of their conferences, the Saints on top of the Independent Schools Division 1 with a 19-11 record, 3 games ahead of the two wild card teams, Niagara Academy Fighters and Central Chicago Prep Bankers.

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Draft Pool for 2018 Announced

The 2018 June amateur draft pool has been released, 45 days before draft day, showcasing the top talent expected to enter the Bull League over the next few seasons.

The pool includes a good selection of top talent from the four college leagues, as well as the eligible high school players from the Nor-Am High School League. Continue reading “Draft Pool for 2018 Announced”

Episode #10 (2018): Spring Training Injuries Mount, New GMs Join Us, High School World Series

We discuss the mounting injuries from the first two weeks of Spring Training, welcome some new GMs to the league, and recap the Nor-Am High School playoffs and World Series. Plus we pay respects to the Humboldt Broncos.

NOR-AM High School Preview 2018

While Niagara Academy Fighters dominated the standings in last year’s Nor-Am High School season, and earned promotion from the Independent Schools (Indy) Conference, Division 2 to Division 1, is was the International Conference’s (Inter) mighty Mexican team, Guadalupe HS Slashers that ultimately won the first high school baseball championships.

But how will these and the other powerhouse teams fare in 2018? We take a look at our predicted top 5 Nor-Am high school teams for the new season, which opens March 1st. Continue reading “NOR-AM High School Preview 2018”

Summer College Tournament Launched

The Bull League has launched a Summer College Tournament, an international event that will bring together the very best college and high school players from eight countries around the world. The inaugural tournament will run in August, and include teams from Australia, Canada, Dominican Republic, Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States.

The tournament will become a regular feature of the Bull League schedule, and in future years will run shortly after the Bull League amateur player draft in June. Continue reading “Summer College Tournament Launched”

High School Top Players and Pitchers Named

The Most Valuable Players and Pitchers of the Year have been announced following the end of the Nor-Am High School playoffs, which saw the International Conference’s Guadalupe HS Slashers win the best-of-three series over the Independent Conference’s Dallas Sports Academy Bats, 2-1.

Guadalupe High’s Jean-François Rougier took the INTER Pitcher of the Year Award, which surprised no one except for perhaps Rougier. He had an impressive 7-1 record and 2.26 ERA, topping that conference, a number that is made all the more impressive by the fact that the conference average ERA was 6.48. Continue reading “High School Top Players and Pitchers Named”