Former Senior National Team player (Pan Am games, Olympics), MLB player and Minor League coach, Andy Stewart will be working out of the Ontario Prospects Baseball Club hosting catching camps while also being available for private lessons.
Andy played as part of the 1988 Junior National Team, the 1997 Kansas City Royals, the 1999 Senior National Team (Pan AM games), coached in the professional ranks (Toronto and Pittsburgh) and then was part of the 2004 Olympic baseball team. Andy is also a local Durham boy and a member of the Oshawa Sports Hall of Fame (Class of 2009). Andy was a catcher when he played but is most famous for his hitting prowess on the international stage: .452 avg at the Pan Am games, and .417 avg at the Olympics! Andy will be available to work with all of our players as part of a group or for private lessons.
Former Team Canada Olympian, professional baseball player and coach, Todd Betts will be working out of the Ontario Prospects Baseball Club hosting hitting camps while also being available for private lessons.
Todd was drafted in 1993 by the Cleveland Indians in the 14th round before spending over 20 years playing between MiLB, Japan, Taiwan, the Canadian Olympic Program and the IBL. While playing in the MiLB, he won several team MVP awards as well as 10 championships across 13 seasons. Todd has also coached with Team Canada and professionally in Taiwan as hitting coach for the Lamigo Monkeys of the CPBL.
head coach 16U / pitching coach
Hunter is a former Ontario Prospects player (Class of 2014). In 2015-2016, Hunter pitched in the CCCAA for Antelope Valley College (AVC) in Lancaster, California. He was named to the First Team All-Conference as Relief Pitcher where he was a league leader in strikeouts, innings pitched, and ERA. Hunter finished his college career pitching for the Point Loma Nazarene University Sea Lions (NCAA D2 - PacWest) in San Diego, where he later earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance in 2018. Hunter is our 16U Head coach and will work with our pitchers at all age levels.
Maxwell is a fully certified baseball coach and is a current Pitcher/Outfielder for the 2021 OUA Champion U of T Varsity Blues. He is an alumnus of the Ontario Prospects Baseball program (Class of 2018) and spent the 2019 season as part of the Orange Coast College baseball team in California (CCCAA). Max is an accomplished youth coach, most recently coaching the 13U Stouffville Yankees to a 2021 YSBA AAA Championship. Max will be working with our Prospects teams, Jr. Prospects, camp participants and will be available for lessons.
Tyler is a fully certified baseball coach. He has 15 years of playing experience at the amateur levels. Tyler is a Whitby, ON native and spent most of his playing days at the AAA level as either a pitcher or a 1st baseman. Most recently, Tyler has 5 years of coaching experience with the Whitby'03 team (triple AAA/elite). He has also provided 1 on 1 and group instruction, and hosted baseball clinics at The Strike Zone with former MLB player and coach Eric Owens for the last 7 years. Tyler has experience working with any skill level, from novice house league up to and including elite players. Tyler will be working with all of our Prospects players, our Junior Prospects, and available for private/semi-private lessons.
Strength & Conditioning coach
Trevor Cyr is the owner and head coach at Take Control Training. He is also the performance coach for Edge Lacrosse and the Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Green Gaels. Trevor attended Seton Hill (NCAA D2) on a lacrosse scholarship, graduating in 2015. He knows what it takes to make it as a collegiate athlete and has developed a world-class strength and conditioning program for our Ontario Prospects program. Trevor works across all of our teams, individually, in groups and remotely via the Train Heroic app.
Hunter is a former Ontario Prospects player (Class of 2019). In 2020-21, Shaine pitched in the OCAA for Humber College. He was subsequently recruited and played his sophomore year for South West Mississippi Community College (NJCAA DII). Shaine is an assistant coach for our 18U team and will work with also work with both our All-Skills and High-Performance campers this summer. Shaine is available for private and semi-private lessons.