2011 SPRING/SUMMER/FALL RESULTS:

MEMORIAL DAY PLAY THE TURF MACHINE PITCH TOURNAMENT:

W 16-1 vs Springfield Rays

W 21-8 vs Rawlings Sluggers

W 11-1 vs Rawlings Redbirds

L 7-5 vs Team Illini (CHAMPIONSHIP)

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W vs Chatham 23-0 (machine pitch)

W vs Hannipal Pirates 23-3 (machine pitch)

W vs Meredosia 10u: 17-1 (kid pitch)

W vs Champaign Dream 8u: 9-1 (kid pitch)

W vs Champaign Dream 8u: 13-1 (kid pitch)

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JULY 4TH PLAY THE TURF MACHINE PITCH STATE TOURNAMENT:

W VS OLYMPIA 26-0

W O FALLON BULLS 14-0

W EDWARDSVILLE TIGERS 12-9

W ST. LOUIS PATRIOTS 20-0

W VS OLYMPIA 17-1

W VS EDWARDSVILLE TIGERS 13-0

W VS TEAM ILLINI (8U STATE CHAMPIONSHIP) 11-2

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AUG 13-14 WOOD BAT 8/9U KID PITCH PLAY THE TURF TOURNAMENT:

W VS MARION 9U BLACK DIAMONDS 11-10 (KID PITCH)

W VS GRANITE CITY 8U 17-0

W VS VERONA ALL STARS (WI) 11-2

W VS MARION 9U BLACK DIAMONDS 10-5 (CHAMPIONSHIP)

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Lenz Field Mid Summer machine pitch league Champions: Record: 12-0

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Fall results

vs. Mid State Gamers 9U: W 10-1

vs. Mid State Gamers 9U: L 6-2

vs Virden 10u Outlaws: L 11-7

vs Chatham Nationals 10u: L 11-10

vs Springfield 9u All Stars: W 8-7

THE 9U LENZ FIELD WARRIORS ENDED THEIR FALL SEASON IN DRAMATIC FASHION LAST NIGHT. TRAILING 7-5 GOING INTO THE BOTTUM OF THE 6TH INNING  DREW”ACE”EZARD HIT A SHOT TO THE LC FIELD GAP THAT SCORED RUNNERS AND GAVE THE WARRIORS A THRILLING 8-7 COME FROM BEHIND WALK OFF VICTORY OVER THE SPRINGFIELD 9U TEAM.  ONCE AGAIN THE WARRIOR PLAYERS TOOK  A “NEVER SAY DIE” ATTITUDE!!!!!!!!!!  THE BOYS WERE VERY EXCITED!!!

2012 9U
DATES AGE/LOCATION CONSIDERATIONS
3/20/12 9U HOME Virden 10U W 3-2
7-Apr 9U HOME Team Champ Fitness 9u W 18-2
4/10/12 9U HOME Virden 10U W 13-6
4/12/12 9u Home Springfield Pro Image W 5-3
4/20-4/22 9U HOME PLAY THE TURF
MO CHARGERS W 13-1
RAWLINGS PROS.(WHITE) L 8-2
ST. JOE FURY W 9-1
MO CHARGERS W 11-5
RAWLINGS PROS.(WHITE) L 5-7(CHAMP)
24-Apr 9U HOME MCCBA Decautur 10U W 13-4
5/1/12 9U AWAY 9u at virden 10U L 8-6
5/8/12 9u HOME SPRING BRAVES 10U W 11-6
5/11-5/13 9U HOME PLAY THE TURF TBA
QUINCY DIRTBAGS 9U W 18-3
BATBUSTERS 9U W 20-0
RAWLINGS SABRES 9U W 11-3
SI SUN DEVILS 9U W 20-0
16-May 9u HOME VS CARLINVILLE 10 W 24-3
22-May 9u Home Springfield Royals 10u W 8-2
6/1-6/3 9U AWAY Team IL Tourn TBA
CLINTON CO ACES W 10-2
RAWLINGS PROS(DAN.) L 6-7
CLINTON CO ACES W 6-1
RAWLINGS PROS(DAN.) L 10-3 (CHAMP.)
5-Jun 9u HOME 10U QUINCY PEPSI TEAM W 17-3
5-Jun 9u HOME 10U QUINCY PEPSI TEAM W 7-2
6-Jun 9U HOME MCCBA Decautur 10U W 20-7
12-Jul 9u HOME PEORIA DIAM DEVILS 10U W 10-4
12-Jul 9u HOME PEORIA DIAM DEVILS 10U W 12-5
6/15-6/17 9U HOME USSSA 9U STATE TOUR
VS QC HITMENT RED W 15-3
MAHOMET DIAM DOGS W 16-0
HOMER HEAT W 12-3
EDWARDSVILLE TIGERS L 2-4
20-Jun 9u HOME vs. Carlinville 10u W 22-6
7/5-7/8 9U* AWAY Chatham Tournament
SPRINGFIELD CLOWNS W 22-2
Springfield Pro Image W 4-2
SPRINGFIELD CLOWNS W 17-2
Springfield Pro Image W 8-7 (CHAMP)
OVERALL RECORD 30-6
APRIL PLAY THE TURF RUNNER-UP
MAY PLAY THE TURF CHAMPIONS
TEAM ILLINI TOURN RUNNER-UP
9U USSSA STATE TOURN 6TH PLACE (23 TEAMS)
CHATHAM TOURN CHAMPIONS

 

2012 FALL BASEBALL RESULTS:  THE 10U WARRIORS HAD A SHORT TWO WEEK FALL SEASON AFTER FOOTBALL WAS DONE.  THE TEAM ONLY HAD ONE PRACTICE, BUT FINISHED THE FALL SEASON WITH A PERFECT 7-0 RECORD.   PITCHING DEPTH WAS THE KEY TO SUCCESS, AS ALL 11 WARRIORS PITCHED AT SOME POINT IN THE FALL SEASON.

 

VS SPRINGFIELD BLUE SHIPS: W 18-3

 

VS SPRINGFIELD ISLANDERS: W 14-0

 

VS MISSOURI CHARGERS W 5-4 (EXTRA INNINGS)

 

VS LIMESTONE W 22-3

 

VS RAWLINGS JR PROSPECTS W 11-3

 

VS SPRINGFIELD BLUE CHIPS W 16-2

 

VS SPRINGFIELD BLUE CHIPS W 16-4

 

OVERALL RECORD: 7-0 AND FALL PLAY THE TURF CHAMPIONS (OCT 13-14)

 

FALL SCHEDULE 2013

8/27 W  12-0 vs. Chatham Titans
9/7 W  12-5 vs. St. Louis Gamers (9 inning game)
W  20-16 vs. St. Louis Gamers (9 inning game)
9/10 W  17-1 vs. Greenfield/NW Jr High
9/12 W  12-4 vs. Springfield Clowns 11u
9/16 W  8-7(8 innings) vs. Springfield Extreme Heat 13u  54/80 big field dimensions
9/17 W  7-1 vs. New Berlin Jr High 6th/7th Grade
9/19 W  16-1 vs. Chatham Titans
9/21 W  17-2 Full Count Select, Cedar Rapids, IA
W  17-1 Full Count Select, Cedar Rapids, IA
9/22 W  12-0 Belleville Chiefs
W  14-1 Belleville Chiefs
9/28 South Haven, MS(Fall Nationals)
W   9-6 vs. SEMO Stampede
W  10-6 vs. RBI Tennessee Nationals
L    5-1 vs. Mississippi Expos
10/1 W  17-7 VS SPRINGFIELD BLUE CHIPS 11U
10/3 W  25-5 vs New Berlin  Jr High 6th/7th Grade
10/8 W  18-2 vs Springfield Blue Chips 11u
10/12-13 Lenz Field Tourney
W  8-4 vs. Hitting Center 12U
L  10-7(7 innings) vs. Lake County Lightning 12U AAA
L   7-4 vs. Limestone 12U
W  12-3 vs. Troy Titans 12U
L    6-5 vs. Limestone 12U
10/19-20 Rosemont Chicago Tourney Dome and Stadium Games
W  19-0 vs. Raging Flyers
W  15-0 vs. Norwood Knights
W   6-1 vs Rochelle
W 14-7 vs top tierL 9-4 vs Lake Co12uAAA

2013 Regular Season Schedule and Results:

DATES LOCATION
3/15-3/16 ROSEMONT CHICAGO TOURN.
W 8-0 vs. Illinois Charger
W 18-2 vs Top Tier National(1)
W 10-0 vs Top Tier National(2)
L 6-2 (Championship game) vs Upper Deck Cougars
3/24/-3/25 OFF
3/29-3/30 LENZ FIELD OPENING TOURN
W 29-2 Rawlings Recruits
W 16-1 Olney Dirtbags
W 10-2 Olney Dirtbags
W 9-4 (Championship) Rawlings Premier
4/5-4/7 OFF
9-Apr PRACTICE
4/12-4/14 LENZ FIELD TOURN
W 20-2 St. Louis Gamers
W 15-6 St. Joe Fury
W 13-5 St. Joe Fury
L 9-4 (Championship) IL Sparks
16-Apr W 15-2 vs Spring Elite 12u @ Lenz
18-Apr W 12-2 Springfield Cyclones 11u @ Lenz
4/19/4/21 OFF
23-Apr Cancelled due to cold/rain Springfield Braves 11u @ Lenz
25-Apr L 1-6 ISLANDER 10U @ LENZ
4/27-4/28 CHILLICOTHE CRUSH, TOURN (IL)
W 16-0 Thundercats (WI)
W 8-0 St. Joe Bandits
W 14-1 IVC Ghosts
W 8-0 North Scott Lancers (IA)
W 13-4 (Championship) St. Joe Bandits
5-May W 7-5 Rawlings Jr Prospects (Daniels)
5-May W 13-1 Springfield Braves
7-May W 20-1 VS New Berlin 11u
9-May L 3-4 Williamsville 12u Bullets
5/11-5/12 OFF – MOTHERS DAY WEEKEND
14-May W 19-1 SPRINGFIELD YANKEES 12U
16-May W 15-6 VS ISLANDERS 10U @ Lenz
L 4-8 VS ISLANDERS 10U @ Lenz
5/17-5/19 22-5 OFF
5/24-5/27 RAWLINGS GOLD GLOVE CLASSIC – ST. LOUIS
L 7-10 RAWLINGS ELITE
W 7-5 ST. LOUIS PROSPECTS PREMIER
W 7-5 RAWLINGS ELITE
* Tourn cancelled due to rain
5/31-6/2 LENZ FIELD TOURN 12u AA (4th place)
W 3-2 MO river Bats 12u
L 4-7 Trenton Rampage 12u
W 4-1 Catlin Cobras 12u
W 7-4 Tippeconoe Thunder12u
L 3-4 (4th place finish) Lenz Field 11u Warriors
5-Jun L 5-9 Williamsville 12u Bullets
6-Jun 5:30 (DH) CANCELLED
6/7-6/9 OFF
10-Jun W 7-5 VS PEORIA IRISH 11U @ LENZ FIELD
12-Jun Cancelled Springfield Braves 11u @ Lenz
6/14-6/16 LENZ FIELD 11 AA TOURN
W 16-1 NEMO Sluggers 11u
W 5-4 Indiana Nitro 11u
W 7-3 Il Valley Titans 11u
W 4-2 IL Sparks 11u
W 7-6 Peoria Irish 11u
L 1-7 (Second place) Lenz Field 11u Warriors
6/21-6/23 CHAMPAIGN Game Day State Tourn.
W 15-0 Mahomet Diamond Dogs 10u
W 17-0 Champaign Dream 10u
W 11-0 Champaign Dream 10u
W 7-2 (Championship) Mahomet Diamond Dogs 10u
6/28-6/30 Sparks Tournament
W 12-4 Indiana Pacemakers 10u
L 5-8 Lincolnway Vipors  10u
W 12-0 Indiana Pacemakers  10u
W 12-1 Orland Park Warriors  10u
L 4-6 (Second Place) IL Sparks  10u
7/5-7/7 Chatham 10u Tourn
W 14-0 Chatham Braves 10u
W 16-0 Batbusters 10u
W 11-1 Chatham Braves 10u
W 11-0 (Championship) Washington Panthers 10u
7/12-7/14 LENZ FIELD TOURN 10U
W 5-1 Diamond Stars 10u
W 7-0 Southern IL Bullets 10u
W 9-6 Rawlings JR Prospects (Whiteside) 10u
W 10-7 Rawlings JR Prospects (Whiteside) 10u
W 4-1 (Championship) Southern IL Bullets 10u
Overall 49-12

 






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2013 ROSTER

#25 GRANT THOROMAN
#29 JUSTIN TANNER
#12 DREW LENZ
#5  RYAN MAUL
#7  MATTHEW HENDRICKS
#11  ADAM LINDSEY
#36 PEYTON APPS
#21 DAIN RICHIE
 #10 DREW EZARD
#32 JACOB LANSAW

2014 Lenz Field Warriors finish ranked #1 in the Nation USSSA 11u AAA Power rankings.  To view the final national rankings click here: http://www.usssa.com/sports/Rank2.asp?State=0&ClassID=51&SeasonID=18&RankSystem=0

 

2014 11u Roster (* all 10 players returned from the 2013 team)

Grant Thoroman (Girard, IL), Matt Hendricks (Waverly, IL), Drew Ezard (Jacksonville, IL), Jacob Lansaw (Greenfield, IL), Justin Tanner (Auburn, IL), Drew Lenz (Jacksonville, IL), Peyton Apps (Pitsfield, IL), Dain Richie (New Berlin, IL), Ryan Maul (Jacksonville, IL),  Adam Lindsey (Jacksonville, IL)

 Player Summaries:
#25 Grant Thoroman: Grant is the Warriors center fielder and a left handed pitcher. He is one of the fastest players in the Midwest, placing first in the speed competition at the 2013 Lenz Field All State Games.  Grant is also the teams lead off hitter. Grant has been chosen to the IL All State teams in both 2012 and 2013.  Grant is a 6th grader from North Mac school and he lives in Girard, IL
#7 Matt Hendricks: Matt was the Warriors ace for most of the 2013 season and also plays shortstop and catches. He made the all tournament team at the 2013 Lenz Field All State Games and has been chosen to the IL All State teams in both 2012 and 2013.  Matt is a 5th grader from Waverly , IL

#10 Drew Ezard: Drew returns as the teams #3 hitter and led the Warriors in most offensive categories in 2013. Drew also plays shortstop and pitches. Drew has been chosen to the IL All State teams in both 2012 and 2013.  Drew is a 5th grader at Eisenhower grade school in Jacksonville

 #32 Jacob Lansaw: Jacob was the teams clean up hitter for most of 2013. He pitches and also plays first base. Jacob was a Game Day All Star in 2013.  Jacob is a 5th grader from Greenfield, IL

#29 Justin Tanner: Justin is one of the Warriors starting pitchers and has also been used as a closer. He also hits left handed and plays 3rd base and 1st base.  Justin has been chosen to the IL All State teams in both 2012 and 2013.  Justin is a 6th grader from Auburn, IL
#12 Drew Lenz: Drew was the teams starting catcher in 2013 but will not catch in 2014 due to asgood slaughters in the knee.  He is also one of the teams top pitchers. In 2014 he will play 1st base and is one of the teams leaders.  Drew has been chosen to the IL All State teams in both 2012 and 2013.  Drew is a 5th grader attends Blessed Sacrament School in Springfield, IL
#36 Peyton Apps: Peyton plays right field for the Warriors and also pitches. He is an outstanding defensive outfielder with a great arm.  He was a Game Day All Star in 2013.  Peyton lives and attends 5th grade in Pitsfield, IL
#21 Dain Richie: Dain returns as the Warriors starting second baseman.  Dain hit his first home run at the Dome at Rosemont on Oct. 12, 2013. Dain also pitches and catches for the Warriors. He is the youngest player on the team and was chosen to the 9u Lenz Field All State team in 2013.  Dain is a 5th grader and lives in New Berlin, IL
#5 Ryan Maul: Ryan plays outfield, second base and pitches for the Warriors. Ryan is the second fastest player on the team and is also an outstanding base stealer.  Ryan is a 5th grader at North School in Jacksonville.
#11 Adam Lindsey: Adam is one of the top pressure pitchers in the Midwest. His cutter is as good as any young pitcher around. Adam plays outfield and is used as a starter, middle reliever and closer on the mound.  Adam is a 6th grader at Our Saviors School in Jacksonville.

2014 11u Lenz Field Warriors Season Highlights: 53-9 Overall record / USSSA 12u AA State Champs (7-0 record) / 8 Tournament Championships & 2 runner-ups / 6-0 @ Southaven MS AAA Tournament / Final National ranking of #1 out of 990 teams for USSSA 11u AAA teams

 2014 11u Warriors Results

DATE LOCATION
MARCH 15-16 OFF
MARCH 21-23 ROSEMONT , IL DOME
W 10-0 Elmhurst Extreme
W 6-1 Willmington Wildcats
W 11-3 Windy City Travelers
W 7-4 Willmington Wildcats
L 1-8 (Champ game) Upper Deck Cougars
Cancelled Rain Coady Roofing (Spring) 13u @ Lenz Field (50/70)
MARCH 29-30 OFF
APRIL 4-6 11U AT LENZ
W 8-0 ST. Louis Pirates Elite Major
W 10-0 Bison Outlaws
W 7-2 Bison Outlaws
W 7-1 St. Louis Gamers Blue
L 2-4(Champ game) Indiana Baseball Club
APRIL 12-13 LENZ FIELD 12U AA
L 7-8 (extra innings) Lagrange Baseball Club 12u
W 15-0 Matoon Hitmen 12u
L 6-8 Naperville Renegades 12u
APRIL 18-19 LENZ FIELD (FRI/SAT ONLY – ROUND ROBIN)
W 12-1 Oswego Panthers
W 14-0 Team Missouri
W 13-0 Rawlings Recruits
W 4-0 Edwardsville Tigers
W 9-1 (Champ) Team Missouri
W 19-2 Coady Roofing (Spring) 13u @ Lenz Field (50/70) 5:30
W 5-2(called in 3rd due to rain) Springfield Islanders (1) @ Lenz Field 6pm
APRIL 26-27 OFF
MAY 2-4 LENZ FIELD 11U (USSSA DOUBLE PTS WEEKEND)
W 12-4 Springfield Islanders
W 12-2 Stl. Prospects Premiere
W 10-2 Quad City Hurricanes
L 1-3 Stl. Prospect Academy
W 6-2 (Champ game) Stl. Prospects Premiere
W 5-1 (called in 4th due to rain) Greenfield 14u Pony Colt
MAY 9-11 OFF
MAY 16-18 LENZ FIELD 11u AAA/Major “Play the Turf)
W 7-5 St. Louis Pirates (Sabres)
W 4-3 Rhino Baseball
W 12-0 Yorkville Fury
W 10-2 Rhino Baseball
W 6-4 (Champ game) S. IL Bullets
MAY 23-26 Southaven Memorial Day USSSA Global qual
W 10-1 Mid-Missouri Express
W 14-0 Mississippi Yardogs
W 9-3 Southern Stars (AL)
W 9-1 Mississippi Yardogs
W 11-1 Southern Stars (AL)
W 11-3 (Champ Game) Gibson County Braves (TN)
MAY 30-JUNE1 OFF
JUNE 6-8 LENZ 12U “Play the Turf”
W 8-2 Monticello 12u
W 7-6 Wheatland Ducks 12u
L 8-9 Yorkville Fury 12u
W 13-0 (Champ Game) Yorkville Fury 12u
JUNE 13-15 LENZ 11U “Play the Turf”
W 9-1 McHenry Cobras
W 7-0 Lake Country Lightning Black
W 11-0 Lake Country Lightning Black
W 9-5 (Champ Game) Islanders
JUNE 20-22 LENZ FIELD  12U AA STATE
W 4-1 O’Fallon Bulls
W 4-1 KVL K-Hawks
W 16-1 Quad City Cannons
W 10-3 Jerseyville Panthers
W 6-4 RocK Falls Rockets
W 10-1 Chatham Nationals
W 10-6 (USSSA 12u AA State Champ) Rochester Rockets
JUNE 27-29 RAWLINGS NIT MAJOR 11U St. Louis
W 9-0 St. Louis Prospects Premier
L 1-12 Plainfield Tornadoes
W 3-1 Rawlings St. Louis Prospects Academy (Daniels)
L 5-8 Plainfield Tornadoes
W 7-5 St. Louis Prospects Premier
L 5-6 St. Louis Gamers
JULY 4-6 PM OFF
JULY 11-13 LENZ FIELD
W 9-1 Lockport Cobras
W 11-3 Springfield Isanders
W 8-0 Iowa City Trojans Gold
L 2-6 St. Louis Prospects Academy (Daniels)
W 8-0 (Champ Game) St. Louis Prospects Academy (Daniels)
Overall 53-9