The TSL’s Premier Collegiate League has released it’s 2021 schedule.
The TSL is excited to announce we have opened registration for players wishing to participate in our development division’s City League for the upcoming 2021 summer season.
Visit our City League page for more information about this exciting division and the playing opportunity that is available for collegiate baseball players to gain valuable playing experience during their summer break.
Current college players and players who will graduate from high school in 2021 and will be playing collegiate baseball during the fall of 2021 are eligible to participate. This is an excellent opportunity for players who want to continue to develop their skills and get in quality work this summer.
Housing is available for an additional fee, visit our Housing page for more information about this great opportunity to spend part of your summer living at the Virginia Beach oceanfront.
The Premier Collegiate League is excited to announce that four Coastal Plain League teams will joining our schedule for the upcoming 2021 season, rounding out our At Large Division.
The Peninsula Pilots, Morehead City Marlins, Wilmington Sharks, Asheboro Copperheads and Wilson Tobs, along with an Independent team, the Catawba Valley Stars, will be matched up against our Premier League teams for the upcoming summer season, adding great competition to the schedule.
The Tidewater Summer League is excited to announce that we are expanding our Premier Collegiate League. For the upcoming 2021 season, 4 teams from the Carolina Virginia Collegiate League will be joining us, establishing our Western Division.
The Wake Forest Fungo, Carolina Thunder, Fuquay-Varina Twins and the Carolina Pirates will anchor the new Western Division, while the Edenton Steamers, Tarboro River Bandits, Greenbrier Knights and the Virginia Beach Sea Dogs will anchor the Eastern Division, with all 8 teams competing for the 2021 Championship.
The 2021 season will also feature a West vs East All-Star Game, featuring the league’s top players.
Please join us in welcoming the Wake Forest Fungo, Carolina Thunder, Fuquay-Varina Twins and Carolina Pirates to the Tidewater Summer League.
The Tidewater Summer League is excited to announce the Tarboro River Bandits have joined the Premier Collegiate League, and will be playing in the Eastern Division alongside the Edenton Steamers and the Greenbrier Knights.
Join us in welcoming the River Bandits to the Premier Collegiate League.
2021 IMPORTANT DATES – PREMIER COLLEGIATE LEAGUE
May 27, 2021 – Opening Day
July 23, 2021 – All Star Game
July 28, 2021 – Final Day of Regular Season
July 29 – August 7, 2021 – Post Season Championship Tournament
August 8, 2021 – Weather Make Up Day
The City League, Tidewater Summer League’s Development Division, has announced important dates for the upcoming 2021 season.
July 5, 2021 – Player Check In – League Housing – City League
July 6, 2021 – Practice Day & Uniform Handout – City League
July 7, 2021 – Opening Day – City League
July 23, 2021 – All Star Game – City League
July 27, 2021 – Final Day of Regular Season – City League
July 29 – 31, 2021 – Post Season Championship Tournament – City League
August 1, 2021 – Weather Make Up Day – City League
August 2, 2021 – Player Check Out – League Housing – City League
The Tidewater Summer League would like to say thank you to all of our players, coaches, teams, officials and fans for a great season. While it was not without some adversity, we appreciate everyone doing what baseball players do; make adjustments, focus on process, control the controllable, work hard every day and play hard every night, thank you for being a part of the Tidewater Summer League and helping to make our 2020 season a success.
Greenbrier Knights Wins Back-And-Forth Affair Against Tidewater Drillers in 2020 TSL Championship game.
Greenbrier Knights and Tidewater Drillers traded blows on Sunday in a back-and-forth affair, with Greenbrier Knights eventually claiming a 8-7 victory. The game was tied at seven with Greenbrier Knights batting in the bottom of the sixth when Ty Hanchey’s sac fly scored one run for Greenbrier Knights.
Tidewater Drillers scored four runs in the fifth inning, but Greenbrier Knights still managed to pull out the victory. Tidewater Drillers offense in the inning was led by Mason Dunaway and Jacob Mustain, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Greenbrier Knights captured the lead in the first inning. Greenbrier Knights scored one run when Jacob Jackson singled.
In the bottom of the fifth inning, Greenbrier Knights tied things up at seven. Jackson drove in one when he singled.
Greenbrier Knights took the lead for good with one run in the sixth inning.
Greenbrier Knights scored four runs in the fourth inning. Ricky Sisto, Shane McCarthy, Trey Blow, and Trent Hanchey each had RBIs in the frame.
Vincent Bashara got the win for Greenbrier Knights. He surrendered four runs on six hits over five innings, striking out six.
Brandon Pettrey took the loss for Tidewater Drillers. He went one inning, allowing one run on two hits and walking one.
Tanner James started the game for Tidewater Drillers. He allowed three hits and two runs over two and a third innings, striking out one and walking one Joe Califano started the game for Greenbrier Knights. He allowed three hits and three runs over four innings, striking out six
Greenbrier Knights tallied 13 hits in the game. Jackson, Bo Gonzales, Blow, Sisto, and Hanchey all had multiple hits for Greenbrier Knights. Jackson went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Greenbrier Knights in hits.
Tidewater Drillers was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Garrett Lyons had the most chances in the field with seven.
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Batting2B: Trent Jones
TB: Jonny Wall, Nic Britt, Hogan Brown, Mason Dunaway, Trent Jones 2, Jacob Mustain, Bryce Smith, Cameron Wallace, Myles Webb
RBI: Jonny Wall, Mason Dunaway 2, Jacob Mustain 2
ROE: Trent Jones, Ryan Long, Cameron Reckling
FC: Jonny Wall, Garrett Lyons, Cameron Reckling
SB: Hogan Brown, Mason Dunaway, Ryan Long
TotalsTeam QAB: 29 (65.91%)
Jonny Wall 2, Kent Bingman 2, Nic Britt 3, Hogan Brown 2, Mason Dunaway 4, Trent Jones 2, Ryan Long 2, Garrett Lyons 3, Jacob Mustain 2, Cameron Reckling, Bryce Smith 4, Cameron Wallace, Myles Webb
Team LOB: 10
Batting2B: Trent Hanchey, Trey Blow 2, Warren Bailey
TB: Jacob Jackson 3, Bo Gonzales 2, Ty Hanchey, Trent Hanchey 3, Ricky Sisto 2, Trey Blow 4, Warren Bailey 2
RBI: Jacob Jackson 2, Bo Gonzales, Ty Hanchey, Trent Hanchey, Ricky Sisto, Trey Blow, Shane McCarthy
SF: Ty Hanchey, Shane McCarthy
SB: Trent Hanchey, Trey Blow
TotalsTeam QAB: 21 (51.22%)
Jacob Jackson, Wes Bonney 2, Bo Gonzales 2, Ty Hanchey 4, Trent Hanchey 2, Ricky Sisto, Trey Blow 4, Shane McCarthy 2, Warren Bailey 3
Team LOB: 9FieldingE: Bo Gonzales 2, Trent Hanchey, Joe Califano
PitchingL: Brandon Pettrey
Pitches-Strikes: Frank Arnold 16-10, Clayton Ditty 14-5, Hunter Gregory 11-7, John Horton 13-9, Tanner James 34-22, Brandon Pettrey 21-11, Bryce Smith 27-20
Groundouts-Flyouts: Frank Arnold 2-1, Clayton Ditty 1-1, Hunter Gregory 0-0, John Horton 1-1, Tanner James 1-5, Brandon Pettrey 0-3, Bryce Smith 3-0
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Frank Arnold 4-5, Clayton Ditty 2-4, Hunter Gregory 1-3, John Horton 3-5, Tanner James 8-11, Brandon Pettrey 5-6, Bryce Smith 5-7
PitchingW: Vincent Bashara
Pitches-Strikes: Vincent Bashara 85-55, Joe Califano 87-46, Shane McCarthy 0-0
Groundouts-Flyouts: Vincent Bashara 4-2, Joe Califano 2-3, Shane McCarthy 0-0
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Vincent Bashara 14-23, Joe Califano 10-21, Shane McCarthy 0-0
- AB: At bats
- R: Runs scored
- H: Hits
- RBI: Runs batted in
- BB: Base on balls (walks)
- SO: Strikeouts
- 2B: Doubles
- 3B: Triples
- HR: Home runs
- Grand slam: Grand slam home runs
- TB: Total bases
- RBI: Runs batted in
- SAC: Sacrifice hits & bunts
- SF: Sacrifice flies
- ROE: Reached on error
- FC: Hit into fielder’s choice
- HBP: Hit by pitch
- CI: Batter advances on catcher’s interference
- GIDP: Hit into double play
- GITP: Hit into triple play
- SB: Stolen bases
- CS: Caught stealing
- PIK: Picked off
- QAB: Quality at bats (any one of: 3 pitches after 2 strikes, 6+ pitch ABs, XBH, HHB, BB, SAC Bunt, SAC Fly)
- QAB%: Quality at bats per plate appearance
- LOB: Runners left on base at the end of an inning
- E: Errors
- DP: Double Plays
- TP: Triple Plays
- IP: Innings Pitched
- #P: Total pitches
- S%: Strike percentage
- H: Hits allowed
- R: Runs allowed
- ER: Earned runs allowed
- SO: Strikeouts
- BB: Base on balls (walks)
- HR: Home runs allowed
- W: Wins
- L: Losses
- SV: Saves
- BS: Blown saves
- HBP: Hit batters
- WP: Wild pitches
- BK: Balks
Congratulations to Houston Wright (Univ. of Tennessee – Martin/Edenton Steamers) on being recognized as the 2020 Tidewater Summer League’s Most Valuable Player.