Luke Baker – Mental Gameplay & Goal Setting

Luke is a former IBL Panthers player and field manager with a love for the game and for the challenges it creates. Luke works with coaching clients and team members to use powerfully proven tools and techniques to achieve desired mental and emotional states that allow them to perform at their highest levels. A former…

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Andrew Robb – Head of Player Physical Assessments

Dr. Andrew Robb holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brock University where he also was a member of the Canadian National Championship Baseball Team (98’). He went on to graduate from the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College and eventually post graduate fellowship from the Royal College of Chiropractors of Sports Sciences. Clinical care provided by…

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Nathan Laird – Pitching Instructor

Currently rostered with the IBL Panthers, Nathan was the COBA Baseball Rookie of the Year in 2020. Nathan’s accomplishments also include being a member of the OUA Brock Badgers, ICBA Senior Player of the Year in 2015, Junior ICBA All-Star in 2016 and OBA provincial champion.    

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BJ York – Catching Instructor

B.J. is currently a catching instructor an assistant coach with the Ontario Nationals organization. He has previously coached with the Waterloo Tigers, Tri-City Giants and Kitchener Panthers. In 2019, he was the catching coach for the KSAC Oilers in Clarion, Pennsylvania. As a CIS student-athlete, B.J. was a 4-time Academic All-Canadian with the University of…

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Lauren Fulop – Head of Sports Nutrition & Wellness

A former university athlete and current coach, high school health & physical education teacher, and group fitness instructor, Lauren addresses the needs of aspiring athletes and their families. Growing up in a professional sports family has exposed Lauren to the highs and lows of elite athletic achievement. From the days of organizing hockey camps in…

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Aby Valdez – Head of Baseball Instruction

Aby was raised in the heart of Dominican Republic.  Aby is the KMBA training lead and guides all training. A quality program begins with a quality leader.  We have found that leader in Aby Valdez. He completed his Bachelors in Physical Training and is certified by the National Strength & Conditioning Association(NSCA) and holds a…

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Announcing the Midwestern Ontario Bearcats!

The newest program to join the PBLO is the Midwestern Ontario Bearcats (of Kitchener)! Bringing together the top athletes from the ICBA, the MOB is ready to compete! Our 2022 program offerings will be: 14U Academy (2008) 15U Elite (2007) 16U Elite (2006)  

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