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Thunder Baseball



 *Desert Hills High Youth Clinic

Saturday Feb. 7th 12:00-2:30

Registration 11:30-12:00

Desert Hills High Baseball Field

Boys ages 8-14


Conducted by the Desert Hills High Coaching Staff and Players 



*2015 Winter Workouts Starting Tuesday Jan. 6th For Freshmen-Senior:

-Tuesdays/Thursdays Open Field at 5pm.

-Wednesdays meet at Summit at 3:45.


-Tryouts will be start Monday February 23. Freshmen be ready to go at 3:15.  Soph-Senior be ready to go by 5:30. 



 *Freshmen Baseball Team 2014 

Congratulations to the following players for making the Freshmen Team.  Thanks to all for trying out.  If your name is on the list you need to be at practice tomorrow ready to go by 3:15.


Alex Ekins

Chad Nelson

Josh Seifert

Keldon Karkula

Konner Blomquist

Nick Griffin

Ryan Hoppie

Seth Betts

Quinn Kiser

Trey Winget

Mason Briggs

Rian Terry 

Kailor King




 *The following Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors made the final cut for the 2014 Desert Hills High School Baseball Team. Congratulations and thanks to all for trying out.

Brayson Hurdsman

Chance Milne

Daniel Arrey

Karson Petersen

Ryan Watts

Christian Iverson

Tanner Rosemeyer

Preston Creager

McClayne Empey

Tyler Black

Mason MacDonald

Braiden Irvin

Wyatt Bendall

Andrew Basile

Cam Winget

Kayson Bowler

Blake Betts

Clay Wilcox

Dylan File

Baden Powell

Evan Moss

Jordan Evans

Clay Gardner 

Clay Staheli

Gabe Sewell 





*Youth Baseball Clinic Update...due to the rain we are going to move the clinic to next Saturday, February 8th.  Same time (see updated info below).  Sorry for the inconvenience. 



*Desert Hills High Youth Baseball Clinic

Saturday Feb. 8th  12:00-2:30 (Registration from 11:30-12:00)

Desert Hills High Baseball Field

Boys age 8-14

$25 (includes t-shirt) pay at the clinic

Conducted by Desert Hills High Baseball Coaching Staff and Players 




*2nd Annual Scout Night/Showcase.  College of Southern NV. Jan. 30. $50.00.  Check out our DHills Baseball Facebook Page For More Info. 


* Winter Ball Schedule/Teams:

Mondays: 3:15-4:15 Freshmen/Sophomores at Summit ($5.00 per session)...Jrs/Seniors Hitting on Field at 4:30

Wednesdays/Fridays: 3:15-4:15 Juniors/Seniors at Summit ($5.00 per session)

Tuesdays/Thursdays:  Thunder League Games 3:15 & 5:15  (see teams & schedules below)


Black Gold White Grey

Keenan J Dylan F Gavin J Baden P

Ryan W Preston C Wyatt B Konner B

Blake B Christian I Kason G Josh S

Chance M Tanner R Evan M Ty B

Daniel A Braiden I Kayson B Clay G

Seth B Clay S Karson P Trey W

Clay W Andrew B Cam W Jayden B

Chad N Mason B Dakota J Jordan E

Jacob B Nick G Alex E Cy B 

Keldon K Ryan H Austin K Aaron O

Cody H


Thunder League Schedule: (home team listed first 1hr 45min time limit)

Tues Jan. 7

3:15 Black vs. Gold (Black Win)

5:15 White vs. Grey (Grey Win)

Tues Jan. 14

3:15 Black vs White (Black Win)

5:15 Gold vs Grey (Tie)

Thurs Jan. 16

3:15 White vs Gold (Gold Win)

5:15 Black vs Grey (Grey Win)

Tues Jan. 21

3:15 Grey vs White (Grey Win)

5:15 Gold vs Black (Tie)

Tues Jan. 28

3:15 Grey vs Gold (Gold Win)

5:15 White vs Black (Black Win)

Thurs Jan. 30

3:15 Grey vs Black (Black Win)

5:15 Gold vs White (Gold Win)

Tues  Feb.  4 (Playoffs 7 Inn. Game No Time Limit)

3:15 #2 Seed (Gold) vs # 3 Seed (Grey)...Gold Win

5:45 #1 Seed  (Black) vs #4 Seed (White)......White Win

Thurs Feb. 6

3:15 Grey vs Black (Consolation Game)......Grey Win

5:45 Gold vs White (Championship Game).....White win


*Congratulations to the White Team for winning the Thunder League Championship! 



Black 4-1-1 (1 Seed)

Gold  3-1-2 (2 Seed)

Grey  3-2-1 (3 Seed)

White  0-6 (4 Seed)



Other Important Winter Dates 2014:

*Sat. Jan. 11 Scrimmage at Rancho High Las Vegas.  JV @ Noon/Vars @ 2:30 (UT times) 10 inn games... no Freshmen 

*Jan. 24-25 Super Bowl Tourney (St. George) 16U only 

*Feb. 1 Desert Hills High Youth Baseball Clinic 

*Feb. 14-17 Presidents Day Tournament (St. George)  (1 Fresh Team (16U), 1 Soph Team (16U), 1 Varsity Team (18U)

*Mon. Feb. 24 DHHS Baseball Tryouts Begin.  Times TBA






 *Congratulations to the 18U Team for making it to the Championship Game of the Fall Extravaganza out of 24 teams throughout the West.  All teams competed hard and represented Desert Hills Baseball very well. 



*Here are the names I have for the Fall Extravaganza this weekend. Check schedules on  Make checks out to DHHS Baseball Boosters ($40.00):


(Coach Beck) (Coach Brandon Iverson) (Coach Mike Betts) 

18U Desert Hills       18U Thunder  16U Desert Hills

Baden P McClayne E Konner B

Wyatt B Preston C Daniel A

Blake B Ryan W Seth B

Evan M Ty B Trey W 

Clay G Karson P Keenan J

Braiden I Cam W Kason G

Clay W Dakota J Gavin J

Jordan E Tanner R Josh S

Dylan F Clay S Chad N

Andrew B  Chance M Quinn K?

Christian I  Kelden K

Cy B Jayden B



*Updated Fall Info:

Monday's: Fresh/Soph's meet at Line Drive Batting Cage 3:15-4:30pm.  Jr's/Sr's 7:45-9:00pm 

Tuesday's:  Dixie College Camp (for those that signed up, everyone else on their own)

Wednesday's:  5:30-7:00 pm Meet at the Practice Field for Pitching/Catching 

Thursday's:  5:30-7:00 pm Meet at the Practice Field for Infield/Hitting Fundamentals 



*The Record Book has been updated and now includes all stats through the 2013 Season.  Click on the "Record Book" tab to the left to check it out. 


Fall Baseball Info: 

Dixie State University is running a Fall Instructional Camp starting Sept. 24.  It will run weekly through Oct. Click on the "Handout" tab to the left to download a flyer to register. We will be starting our Fall Baseball the first of October (depending on when overseeding is done on our field) and will continue through mid December.  There will be a meeting toward the end of Sept. for more details.  Check back for exact time and also listen to school announcements.


*Congratulations to the 18U Team for winning the Championship at the Color Country Classic in Cedar.  This is the 2nd Year in a row. 


*Congrats to the 16U Team for making the Championship Game of the So UT/NV Mickey Mantle State Tournament.  Also to the 18U Team for finishing 2nd in League Play and 4th at the State Tournament.


*To see updated standings/information for the Connie Mack League (summer ball), go to 



*Summer schedules for both 16U and 18U are now updated.  You can access them either through the "Schedule" or "Calendar" tabs with both having print options as well. 



 *To see statistics from previous years click on the link to the left.  For updated stats for the current year go to:





Congratulations to the following players for making the 2013 Thunder Baseball Team.  



Carson Clement

Ty Rutledge

Evan Moss

Dylan File

Zac Ivie

Braiden Irvin

Kayson Bowler

Jordan Evans

Andrew Basile

Clay Gardner

Baden Powell

Bryce Gibson

Clay Wilcox

Blake Betts

Chipper Whatcott

Hunter Staley

Cam Winget

Kaleb Caplin

Brayson Hurdsman

Preston Creager

McClayne Empey


Freshmen/Sophomore Team

Tyler Black

Brady Kiser

Wyatt Bendall

Ryan Watts

Kason Giles

Chance Milne

Daniel Array

Tanner Rosemeyer

Christian Iverson

Karson Peterson

Trevor Berry

Gavin Joy 





*Congratulations to our 18U Team for winning the Fall Extravaganza Rocky Mountain Tournament recently.  There were 24 teams from throughout the Western United States participating.  This makes two Rocky Mountain Tournaments in a row that we have one, (the last one being The Color Country).  Keep up the good work!


*If you are interested in buying an Outfield Sign to advertise a business, the cost will be $300.00 the first year ($200.00 to make the sign) and $150.00 to renew the following years.  Email Coach Beck at: for a contract and more info.  If you are interested in being the sponsor of one of our two tournaments in the spring (or both), and having the tournament named after your company, email me for that info as well.