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Chiefs at Higher Levels

Updated Sunday December 16, 2018 by Whitby Minor Baseball Association.

WHITBY CHIEFS at HIGHER LEVELS (as of November 2018)


The following players have played, at some point, with the Whitby Chiefs before moving on to higher levels of baseball. Congratulations to each on their success!
Please note that we have done our best to have all of our info as accurate as possible. If you know of a former Whitby Chiefs player that was signed, drafted, played pro, played for Team Canada (either Junior or National), or played post-secondary baseball, please e-mail us with all the details at wmbapresident@live.ca.


ACTIVE
Professional (including Minors and Semi-Professional)
Evan Grills – COL Hartford Yard Goats AA 2018, HOU Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies 2016, Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks 2016, Single-A Lancaster JetHawks 2015, Single-A Tri City Valley Cats 2013, Single-A Lexington Legends 2012, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Astros 2011, 2010
Matt Jones – MIN Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Twins 2018, 2017, 2016, Canadian National Junior Team 2015. 2014
Ryan Kellogg – CHI Single-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans 2018, 2017, Single-A South Bend Cubs 2016, Single-A Eugene Emeralds 2015, Arizona State University (D1) 2015, 2014, 2013
JD Osborne – MIA Single-A Greensboro Grasshoppers 2018, Single-A Batavia Muckdogs 2018, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Marlins 2017, University of Tampa (FL) (D2) 2017, 2016, Polk State College (FL) (D1) 2015, 2014, Canadian National Junior Team 2013
Cal Quantrill – SD Triple-A El Paso Chihuahuas 2018, Double-A San Antonio Missions 2018, 2017, Single-A Lake Elsinore Storm 2017, Single-A Tri-City Dust Devils 2016, Stanford University (CA) (D1) 2016, 2015, 2014, Canadian National Junior Team 2013
Travis Seabrooke – BAL Single-A Frederick Keys 2018, Single-A Delmarva Shorebirds 2017, Single-A Aberdeen Ironbirds 2016, 2015, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Orioles 2013, Canadian National Junior Team 2013


US Colleges – NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)
Drew Dickerson – Youngstown State University (OH) (D1) 2019, 2018, Macomb Community College (MI) (D2) 2017, 2016
Joey Hawkins – Assistant Coach, Saint Louis University (MO) (D1) 2018
Thomas Murphy – East Tennessee State (TN)(D1) 2019
Kyle Smyth – Niagara University (NY) (D1) 2019, 2018
Chris Watson – Castleton University (VT)(D3) 2019
Evan Webb – Concord University (WV) (D2) 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Kristian Webb – California University of Pennsylvania (D2) 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016

US Colleges – NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics)
Kyle Bryan – Northwestern Ohio (OH) 2019, 2018
James DeSousa – Northwestern Ohio (OH) 2019


US Colleges - Junior Colleges/Community Colleges
Jonathan Henry – Muskegon Community College (MI) (D2) 2019, 2018
Hayden Malenfant – Southeastern Community College (IA) (D2) 2019, 2018
Mitch Osborne – Western Nebraska (NE)(D1), 2019, Polk State College (FL) (D1) 2018
Canada Junior National Team
Joel McKnight 2018
Canadian Schools
Hayden Adair –University of Guelph 2018, 2017
Aidan Ali – Durham College 2018, 2017
Josh Arcé – Fanshawe College 2018
Easton Baker – Durham College 2018
Jacob Ebbs – Brock University 2018, 2017
Robert Hauk – Durham College 2018, 2017
Craig Henning –University of Guelph 2018,2017
Mitch Heineman – Durham College 2018, 2017
Jaiden Hill – Brock University 2018, 2017, 2016, Northwood University (MI) 2016
Jake Legros – Durham College, 2018, 2016, 2015 Ontario College Rookie of the Year, 2016, 2015
Bryson MacLean – Brock University 2018, 2017
Bryce McRae – Carleton University 2018, 2017
Max Mocon – Durham College 2018
Griffin Oliver – Durham College 2018
Chase Porter – Brock University 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Tanner Rankine – University of Guelph 2018
Brendan Robertson – Fanshawe College 2018, 2017
Michael Rourke –University of Guelph 2018, 2017
Jake Storry – Durham College 2018, 2017
Noah Wood-Jolivet – Okanagan College 2018, 2017, 2016


INACTIVE (by last year played)

2018
Glenn Reeves – University of Central Oklahoma (D2) 2018, 2017, 2016

2017
Brad Aldred – University of British Columbia 2017, Canadian National Junior Team 2016, 2015
Nathan Borges – Northeastern University (MA) (D1) 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
Nathaniel Doring-Abbott – Durham College 2017
Mitch Ewing – University of Guelph 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
Toby Handley – Stony Brook University (NY) (D1) 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, Brewster Whitecaps (Cape Cod League) 2015, Canadian National Junior Team 2013
Austin Guzzo – University of Iowa (D1) 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, North Fork Ospreys (Hamptons League) 2015
Marcus Johnston – Erie Community College (NY) (D3) 2017
Joshua Kelly – Seneca College 2017, 2016
David Marcus – California University of Pennsylvania (D2) 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014,
2013, Butler Blue Sox (Prospects League) 2015
Logan Walters – University of Rio Grande (OH) 2017, 2016, Notre Dame College (OH) (D2) 2015
Braden Weir – Durham College 2017, 2016
Tristan Willcocks – Durham College 2017, 2016


2016
TJ Campbell – University of Cumberlands (KY) 2016, 2015, 2014
Jake Conway – Barton Community College (KS) (D1) 2016
Josh Cunningham – Otero Community College (CO) (D1) 2016
Clayton Ginn – McMaster University 2016
Joey Hawkins – STL Single-A State College Spikes 2016, Rookie-Class Johnson City Cardinals 2016, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Cardinals 2015, Missouri State University (D1) 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Nolan Pennells – University of Toronto 2016
Chris Robinson – Schaumburg Boomers 2016, Winnipeg Goldeyes 2015, Morehead State University (KY) (D1) 2015, 2014, 2013, Louisburg College (NC) (D1) 2012, Canadian Junior National team 2010, 2009
Trent Rozsa – Wilfrid Laurier University 2016
Shannon Skanes – Seneca College 2016 --
Stephen Wickens – MIN Triple-A Rochester Red Wings 2016, Double-A Chattanooga Lookouts 2015, Single-A Ft. Myers Miracle 2013, Single-A Benoit Snappers 2012, Rookie-Class Elizabethton Twins 2012, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Twins 2011, Florida Gulf Coast University (D1) 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008

2015
Luke Donovan – Patrick Henry Community College (VA) (D2) 2015, 2014
Kris Fielding – California University of Pennsylvania (D2) 2015, 2014, 2012
Jordan Hill – Urbana University (OH) 2015, 2014
Adrian Lee – Washington University (MO) (D3) 2015, 2014
Glenn Reeves – Parkland College (IL) (D2) 2015
Marcus Rozsa – Owens Community College (OH) (D2) 2015, 2014


2014
Jeff Baggaley – Brock University 2016, 2015, 2014
Brett Bateman – Rainy River College (MN) (D3) 2014, 2013
Lucas Borges – University of Guelph 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
Jonathan Brouse – Wilfrid Laurier University, 2014 OUA Champion, WLU President’s
Award Winner, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012
Dakota DeFreitas – Quincy University (IL) (D2) 2014
Ian Filion – Wilfrid Laurier University 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Andrew Fleming – Durham College 2014
Justin Gaudet – Jefferson Community College (NY) (D3) 2015, 2014
Ryan George – Durham College 2014, 2013
Erick Lacey – North Iowa Community College (D1) 2014
Jake Olynyk – Durham College 2014, 2013, 2012
Thomas Richards - University of Buffalo (D1) 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Adam Scarcello – University of Guelph 2014
Julian Service – Howard College (TX) (D1) 2014, Northeast Texas Community College
(D1) 2013
Brendan Sorichetti – University of Guelph 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
Grant Tamane – University of Rio Grande (OH) 2014, 2013, 2012
Robert Tavone Jr – ATL - Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Braves 2014, Urbana University (IN) 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Brett van Pelt – Wilfrid Laurier University 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2013 OUA Champion, 3x OUA Pitcher of the Year
Braden Weir – Jefferson Community College (NY) (D3) 2014


2013
Nathan Barr – Durham College 2013
TJ Campbell – Western Texas College (D1) 2013
Mike Del Fuoco – Durham College 2013, 2012, 2011
Ryan Dillabough - New York Tech University (D1) 2013, 2012, 2011, Muscatine Community College (IA) (D1) 2010
Brodie Harkness - Canadian National Junior Team 2013
Jordan Hill – Owens Community College (OH) (D2) 2013 --
Matt Kissel – Durham College 2013, Brock University 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
Mike Maracle – Durham College 2013
Bryn McDonnell – University of Western Ontario 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
Tyler Mitchell – Durham College 2013, 2012, 2011, Gavle Baseball Club (Sweden) 2012
Nur Osman – University of Ottawa 2013, Durham College 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
Robbie Richards – University of Western Ontario 2013
Andrew Ruck – Lafayette College (PA) (D1) 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
Jacob Schaaf – University of Ottawa 2013
Brandon Tamburro – St. Clair College 2013


2012
Dan Alayon – Durham College 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009
Richard Burke – Durham College 2012, 2011
Mackenzie Clugston – Durham College 2012, 2011
Julian Daligadu – Durham College 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
Steve Mitchell – Durham College 2012, 2011
James Rowe – Durham College 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009


2011
Ethan Boston – Durham College 2011, 2010
David Canavan – Wilfrid Laurier University 2011, 2010
Ryan Fleming – Georgia State University (D1) 2011, 2010, Evansville University (IN)
2008
Keith Head – Northeastern State University (OK) (D2) 2011, 2010
Mark Jeffery – Tarleton State University (TX) (D2) 2011, 2010
Justin Parro – Brock University 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
Dylan Reid – Durham College 2011
Chris Wachon – Wilfrid Laurier University 2011


2010
Brett Backman – Durham College 2010, Florida Tech University (D2) 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, Connors State College (OK) (D1) 2004
Adam Brooks – Queens University 2010
Alex Cabral – McMaster University 2010
Bruce Crain – Western University 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
Darryl Denyer – Durham College 2010
Mark James – CIN, MIL - Single-A Dayton Dragons 2010, Quebec Capitales 2009 (Can Am), Rookie-Class Arizona League Brewers 2006, 2005
David Janssen – University of Waterloo 2010
Derek Junkin – University of Waterloo 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
Mike Nitsos – Lambeth University (TN) 2010, Iowa Western Community College (D1) 2009
Mike Robinson – Durham College 2010
Randy Stoiner – Sauk Valley Community College (IL) (D2) 2010
Adam Tedesco – Durham College 2010, 2009
Jon Thiebaud – Durham College 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006


2009
Adam Balan – Sweden Elitserien Tranas 2009, California University of Pennsylvania (D2) 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003
Ryan Fleming – Iowa Western Community College (D1) 2009
Keith Head – Sauk Valley Community College (IL) (D2) 2009, 2008
Mark Jeffery – Western Texas College (D1) 2009, 2008
Bryn McDonnell – Florida Tech University (D2) 2009, 2008
Matt Tosoni – Ottawa Rapidz 2009 (Can Am), St. John’s University (NY) (D1) 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Jonathan Waltenbury – MIN - Single-A Beloit Snappers 2009, Rookie-Class Elizabethton Twins 2008, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Twins 2007


2008
Jared Mercier – Brock University 2008


2007
Ryan Crotin – Petach Tikva Pioneers (Israel) 2007, Gauting Indians (Germany) 2005, Toowoomba Rangers (Australia) 2004, Salem International University (WV) (D2) 2004, 2003
Jason Gordon – University of Ottawa 2007, 2006, 2005


2006
Sean Cunningham – North Central Texas College (D1) 2006, 2005
Peter Stefanovic – Brock University 2006, 2005, 2004


2005
Ryan Balan - BOS - Mainz Athletics (Germany) 2005, 2004, Toowoomba Rangers (Australia) 2004, Rookie-Class Gulf Coast Red Sox 2002, Single-A Lowell Spinners 2002, California University of Pennsylvania (D2) All-American, North Atlantic Position Player of the Year, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999
Chris Bowler – Salem International University (WV) (D2) 2005
Adam Sylvestre – Midland College (TX) (D1) 2005, Salem International University (WV) (D2)

2004
Jon Thiebaud – Dowling College (NY) (D2) 2005
Frank Underwood – Salem International University (WV) (D2) 2005
2004
Darren Walker – Brock University 2004, 2003, 2002

2003
Ryan Mitchell – Brock University 2003, 2002
Alex Nimigon – Canisius College (NY) (D1) 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

2002
Jared McCord – Brock University 2002, 2001, 2000

2001
Lars Clay – Brock University 2001, 2000

** Years are based on school year (ie year 2014 = 2013-2014 school year, 2013 = 2012-2013 school year, etc) or last year of professional ball.