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Recent 2015 17U Santa Barbara Grizzlies Baseball News

Coastal Cubs Collegiate and High School Teams Begin Summer Campaign

By Grizzlies Administrator 05/23/2019, 9:15am PDT


The Coastal Cubs Collegiate and High School teams will begin their summer campaign June 2019.  Both teams will play a highly competitive schedule during the summer months of June-August.  Returning to coach the Cubs Collegiate team for their 8th season will be Roderick Hutchinson and Lou Lucca.  The 2019 Cubs Collegiate will play this season in the new Golden Coast Collegiate Summer League.  The Cubs are coming off a very successful 2018 season finishing off their summer campaign defeating the NBC Champion Santa Barbara Foresters (4-2).

The Coastal Cubs HS team returns Head Coach Steven Hardesty for his 6th season with the Cubs.  Coaches joining Steve's staff will be Chris Huston ( Dunn HS), Ian Churchill ( SBCC) and Jake McBride (SBCC).  The Cubs will practice 2 times a week and play a very competitive summer schedule versus Southern California Scout Teams and participate in a Perfect Game Tournament in Irvine, California.

Parents, players and fans can follow the Coastal Cubs on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and on our website.

Local Prep Star is a Member of America's Team

By Grizzlies Administrator 03/05/2019, 11:15am PST


Santa Barbara Grizzlies Alumni Article

Former local prep high-school baseball star, Skyler is now suiting up for America's team, the U.S. Army.  Skyler graduated from Santa Barbara High School in 2014.  He received a baseball scholarship to attend Division II program, Benedict College in Columbia, South Carolina.  Skyler graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2018 with a 3.75 GPA in Sports Management.  A consummate team player, chose to join the U.S. Army, September 2018.  He started his basic training for the U.S. Army on a Special Forces Contract.  Upon graduating from basic training in mid January 2019, Skyler recently completed Airborne Training.   He is now presently stationed at Ft. Bragg, Fayetville, NC, home of Special Operations.

Sykler was a member of the Santa Barbara Grizzlies baseball program from its inception. He was an integral part of the 2012 Grizzlies Collegiate team, as the teams catcher. His versatility found him helping the team in the infield and closing games on the mound.  Skyler also spent time coaching both Grizzlies youth and high school programs in his free time.  The Santa Barbara Grizzlies are proud of Skyler Sabado and wish him continued success as he represents the USA.

2019 Coastal Cubs High School Team Announces Summer Schedule

By Grizzlies Administrator 03/03/2019, 9:30pm PST


The Coastal Cubs High School Summer Program has announced the 2019 summer schedule.  The Cubs will play a 20 game scheduled filled with Sunday double-headers. The Cubs home field will be the beautiful Dunn HS, in Los Olivos.  With their competitive weekend schedule, they will also participate in Perfect Game's Pacific Coast Invitation which will take place in Irvine, CA.  To  finish the season, the Cubs will participate in the Second Annual Central Coast College Developmental Camp at Ventura College.  Returning to the helm for his 5th summer, will be head coach Steven Hardesty.

Parents and fans can follow the Coastal Cubs HS team @SBGrizzlies, Facebook and Instagram.