FORMS
FAN MESSAGE 1
FAN MESSAGE 2
Player Indemnification Form
2018
Senior Legion
Player Contract
2018 Senior and Junior Legion Profile Sheet
2018
Junior Legion Player Contract
2018
15 U Baseball
Player Information Sheet
2018 GERSHKOFF 15 U Baseball Clubs TEAM CONTRACT
Medical Waiver Release
2018 TRIP PARTICIPANT
AGREEMENT
Player Agreement Form 2
2018 PROGRAM OVERVIEW
LEGION baseball scholarship
HitTrax
Training and Instruction
ALUMNI
PHOTO PAGE
Junior Photos
2010 PHOTOS
coaches manual
LEGION
BASEBALL RULE BOOK
CRANSTON HERALD ARTICLE jUNE 8, 2016
AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL National Baseball Website



RHODE ISLAND LEGION BASEBALL SITE

RI Baseball Lago

GERSHKOFF AUTO BODY AMERICAN LEGION

BASEBALL PROGRAM 

 

 

PURPOSE AND SCOPE

OF AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

To inculcate in youth a better understanding of the American way of 

life and to promote the principles of 100 percent Americanism.

 

To instill in the nation’s youth a sincere desire to develop within

themselves a feeling of citizenship, sportsmanship, loyalty and team spirit

 

To aid in the improvement and development of the physical fitness of

our country’s youth.

 

To build for the nation’s future through our youth.

American Legion Code
of Sportsmanship 

I will:
Keep the Rules; Keep Faith with my teammates;

Keep my temper; Keep myself fit; Keep a Stout heart in defeat;

Keep my pride under in victory; Keep a sound soul;

A clean mind; And a Healthy body

2018 SENIOR and JUNIOR AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPION RUNNER UP

2017 SENIOR AMERICAN LEGION FINAL FOUR

2017 JUNIOR AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPIONS

2016 FINAL 8 APPEARANCE

2016 COOPERS CAVE SARATOGA SPRINGS AMERICAN LEGION TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS

2016 LOBSTERLAND TOURNAMENT AT OLD ORCHARD BEACH CHAMPIONS

2016 RALPH GIANSATTI AMERICAN LEGION TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONS

2015 FINAL 8 APPEARANCE

2015 JUNIOR AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPIONS

2014 FINAL 8 APPEARANCE

RI AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPION RUNNER UP

2013 FINAL 4 APPEARANCE

2013 JUNIOR AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPION RUNNER UP

2012 FINAL 4 APPEARANCE

2011 AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPIONS

2011 RI AMERICAN LEGION PLAYER OF THE YEAR: JEFF DIEHL

2011 RI AMERICAN LEGION CLIFF GARDNER SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD: GERSHKOFFAUTOBODY AUBURN POST 20

2011 RI AMERICAN LEGION VAL INNOCENTE COACH OF THE YEAR: DAVID SCHIAPPA

2009 FINAL 4 APPEARANCE

RI AMERICAN LEGION STATE CHAMPION RUNNER UP

2008 RHODE ISLAND STATE CHAMPIONS

2007 FINAL 4 APPEARANCE

 

 

 

GERSHKOFF AUTO BODY AUBURN POST 20

 AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL &  TRAVEL TEAMS

 

SENIOR TEAM MANAGEMENT

NAME

 

JUNIOR TEAM MANAGEMENT

NAME

Team

Sponsor Owner

Steve Gershkoff  

   
 

General Manager

Director of Baseball

David Schiappa

 

 

Gershkoff Auto Body Elmwood Sports Auburn Post 20 Cranston/Johnston Junior Legion Baseball Team    

Administrative Advisory Board

Chris Hopkins

Head Coach Dave Rathbun

Tom Centore

   

Mike Giblin

Assistant Coaches  Derek Dimeo

Mike Schiappa

 

Chuck Jones

 

Aaron Simon

 

 

 

 

 

15U Cranston Gershkoff Baseball Club

15U Johnston Gershkoff Baseball Club

13 to 15 Ocean State Independent League

Sr. Team Manager

David Schiappa

Cranston Manager Steve Rush
   
Associate Coaches Dave Rathbun

 

Assistant Coaches

 

Kyle Rush

  Greg Jaroma
 

 

 

 

 

 

Johnston Manager Brian Iafrate

Assistant Coaches

Mike Walsh

Assistant Coaches Jamie Ricci

Rob Malo

Frank Devall  
   
 

 

MEET OUR COACHES

Itri Square Cranston Classic

June 21 – 25, 2018

Itri Square Classic

Rate for Crowne Plaza: $139.00 per room, per night plus tax

OR $149.00 with breakfast buffet

Rate for Holiday Inn Express: $139 per room, per night plus tax

Teams, please call to block rooms.

Sarah Shibley 401.681.4724

sarah.shibley@crownehotelwarwick.com

 

 

TEAM SUPPORTERS  
 
Roseland Wealth Management Elle Salon and Spa
642 East Ave
Warwick, RI 02886
Kathy Annaldo
 

     


 

 

Ariel view Cranston stadium

 

 

Annual Team Dinner
Sunday, June 3, 2018
4:00 PM
at the Auburn Post
catered by



Auburn Post
7 Legion Way
Cranston, RI

 

Mandatory meeting Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Location: Auburn Post 20

  7:00 PM -  Senior / Junior Team Meeting
 
  ITEMS THAT NEED TO BE BROUGHT TO THE MEETING  
1.  Read the team rules and contract on this site.  Print out the form.  Parent and player must sign, date and bring to the meeting.
2.

Click on the Player Indemnification Agreement Form.  Fill out, print out, and complete all signatures.  Leave the enrollment numbers blank.  Team name is Gershkoff Auto Body Auburn Post 20.  You do not need to have a notary stamp.

3. Please print and fill out the Player Profile Sheet
4. Please print and fill out Trip Participation form
  Please print and fill out Medical Waiver form
5. Senior Team only: Bring a check made out to: Gershkoff Baseball Club final payment due.
Junior Team only: Bring a check made out to: Dave Rathbun final payment due.

 15u Baseball Club Meeting

Friday, June 8th, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Auburn Post 20
1. Please print and fill out the Player Contract and Profile Sheet
2. Fill out and bring copy of Team Waiver Form
3. Bring Final payment  Make check payable to: Gershkoff Baseball Club

 

    

WINTER PLAYER WORKOUTS

 

                 Gershkoff Director of Winter Workouts: Mike Walsh

Mike was a standout All State Pitcher at Warwick Vets and went on to pitch at Central Arizona State.

He has spent the last 12 season as the head baseball coach at Cranston High School East.

He spent one season as the University of RI Assistant Baseball Coach.

 

Matt Hopkins- HOPS ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

Matt is a full time Strength and Conditioning Coach and Physical Therapist. 

He is a former Gershkoff , Cranston West, and Stone Hill College baseball alumni.

He has extensive baseball experience and is able to train and develop players of all levels. 

Offering state of the art hitting video technology called HitTrax.  See link on left of site describing all services. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 2018 Senior and Junior Team Invited Travel and Tournaments

Independence Day Tournament 
Columbia, Tennessee June 28- July 3rd
Additional games in Kentucky and Alabama
ITRI SQUARE CRANSTON CLASSIC June 21st- June 24th  
Opening Ceremonies June 21st 7 PM
Cranston Stadium
 
 
 
15U Cranston Gershkoff Baseball Club
Firecracker Tournament
Past time Tournament (2) at URI
13-15 Ocean State Independent League
 
15U Johnston Gershkoff Baseball Club
Firecracker Tournament
 13-15 Ocean State Independent League 
Non League Connecticut Competition
 
 
Projected Future Travel
    2019 Alaska joint trip with Scituate Post 19
2020 South Dakota (Mount Rushmore), North Dakota, and Montana
 
FALL 2018
Senior Legion: Cranston/Johnston 19U and 16U ABL League teams  
PBR

Scout Day Aug 5th TBA- 9-11th graders in OUR program ONLY.

Invited by colleague baseball program TBA

 

 

2011 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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2008 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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1987 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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1975 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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1973 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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1967 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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1956 Dept. of R.I. Champions

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Final Four appearances: 2015, 2014,2011, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009

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Congratulations to the Players, Coaches, and Parents

For your dedication and support

of

American Legion ELITE Baseball  

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