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Team 2020 Announcements

While our 2020 season was put on hold, we still have reasons to celebrate this team's accomplishments.

  • MHS Senior, Sam Karrick (below) was named AAAA Individual Academic All State by the Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association (MSHSBCA).
MSHSBCA 2020 Academic All State Recipient Sam Karrick.

MSHSBCA Academic All State 2020 Recipient Sam Karrick

 

  • Additionally, the 2020 Skippers Baseball Team were named for the MSHSBCA Class AAAA Academic All State Team Silver award for their cumulative GPA of 3.352.

Way to go Sam and the entire 2020 Skippers Baseball Team!

For more information about these awards and criteria, visit https://www.mshsbca.org/2020mshsbcaacademicallstateteams

tryout dates 2021

Check back for tryout dates for the 2021 season, typically posted in January.

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2021 schedules

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fundraising

Fundraising efforts are underway for some much needed improvements to Veterans Field. Skipper Alumni Players, Parents and Fans, we need your help in keeping Veterans the “premier high school baseball field” in the state!

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Coaching awards

Head Coach Paul Twenge has been chosen as one of eight finalists for the 2019 National High School Athletic Coaches Association (NHSACA) National Coach of the Year Award. The winner will be announced on June 26th at the National Coach of the Year Awards Banquet in Bismark, ND. The banquet takes place during the NHSACA National Convention June 22-27. Congrats, Coach Twenge and good luck!

Coach Twenge and Coach Fasnacht both received COY awards from the NHBCA at their annual convention in late November of 2018. Over 8,000 coaches attended this event. Congratulations, coaches!

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Top: Coach Twenge (third from right) receives his COY award. Bottom: Coach Fasnacht at the awards banquet after receiving his NHBCA Assistant Coach of the Year award.

Varsity Records

2019 Regular Season Record: 9-14
State Championships: 2018 vs Stillwater

State Tournament Appearances: 2018, 2nd Place
Section Championships: 2018
Conference Championships: 2018

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CLICK HERE to view Coach Twenge's “Twenge's Tips” Instructional Baseball Videos!

Coaching staff

Varsity

Head Coach: Paul Twenge
paul.twenge@minnetonkaschools,.org
952-401-5902

Assistant: Chris Wilson,
cwilson@craig-hallum.com

Pitching: Adam Goethke,
adam.goethke@gmail.com

Hitting: Chris Fasnacht,
cfasnacht11@hotmail.com

Junior Varsity

Co-Head: Ian Walkowski
walko7@comcast.net

Co-Head: Mitch Anderson,
mitchell.anderson@minnetonkaschools.org

Sophomore

Head Coach: Brendan Dye, brendandye@gmail.com

Freshman

Teams Coordinator: Peter Swenson, peterswenson3128@yahoo.com

A Team Head Coach: Joe Martinson,
joemartinson85@gmail.com

B Team Head Coach: Nick Gabler,
nick.gabler@hotmail.com

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