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The current summer collegiate version of the Okotoks Dawgs Baseball Club is the successor to one of the most prestigious youth development programs in Canada. Numerous Dawgs’ players have been selected in the amateur draft of Major League Baseball, earned scholarships to NCAA Division 1 or top NAIA universities, and top ranked junior colleges. The following is a list of some of the players who have donned the uniform of the Dawgs and have moved on to the next level.


Dawgs College Placement

Leo Cote2024NCAA D1Oregon State University
Jack Lines2024NCAA D1University of Tennessee
Eric Machej2024NCAA D1Illinois State University
Carson Hindmarsh2023NCAA D1University of Tennessee
Ty Doucette2023NCAA D1Oregon State University
Max Hartman2022NCAA D1Washington State University
Connor Makarus2022NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Logan Rumberg2022NCAA D1George Mason University
Matt Grabmann2022NCAA D1University of Oregon
Jose Nunez2022NJCAABossier Parish Community College
Ben Swennumson2022NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Ryder Hancock2022NJCAAChandler-Gilbert Community College
Kobe Laevens2022NJCAABossier Parish Community College
Boston Warkentin2022NCAA D1University of Washington
Nicolas Fortin2022NCAA D1University of Louisiana- Monroe
Conor Pote2022NCAA D1Oregon State University
Connor Wong2022NJCAASouth Suburban College
Hank Griffin2022NJCAABossier Parish Community College
Russell Mattson2022NAIACampbellsville University
Tyrelle Chadwick2022NCAA D1Illinois State University
Carter Spinks2021CCBCOkanagan College
Ty Johnson2021NJCAACentral Arizona College
Tyson Kemp2021NAIASiena Heights University
Seth Thompson2021NJCAAChandler-Gilbert Community College
Kaden Zarowny2021NJCAACrowder College
Andrew Yusypchuk2021NJCAAChandler-Gilbert Community College
Andrew Franson2021NJCAAWilliston State College
Alejandro Cazorla2021NJCAABossier Parish Community College
Connor Crowson2021NJCAABossier-Parish Community College
Gabe Simon2021NJCAAWilliston State College
Calder Eagleton2021NJCAABismarck State College
Matt Wilkinson2021NJCAA Central Arizona College
Cody Hendriks2021NCAA D1Cal State University- Bakersfield
Brody Forno2021NJCAAWilliston State College
Nash Crowell2021NJCAABismarck State College
Davis Jack2021CCBCUniversity of Victoria
Bennett Freiter2021NCAA D1North Dakota State University
Davis Fenske2021NJCAAPratt Community College
Dryden Howse2021NJCAABarton College
Simon Lusignan2021NCAA D1Stetson University
Aiden Rose2020NAIAUniversity of British Columbia
Chase Tucker2020NCAA D2Salem International University
Blake Pongracz2020NJCAAPratt Community College
Brandon Green2020NJCAA; CCBCState Fair Community College; University of Victoria
Logan Grant2020NJCAABismarck State College
Justin Breen2020NJCAABossier-Parish Community College
Thomas Bakoway2020NAIASiena Heights University
Ricardo Sanchez2020NJCAABarton Community College
Jackson Fraser2020NJCAALSU-Eunice
Devon Moore2020CCBCOkanagan College
Jean-Luc Bussieres2020NJCAABarton Community College
Daegen Morcom2020NJCAAMcCook Community College
Derek Palmiere2020NJCAAWilliston State College
Fernando Fuentes2020NJCAAMoraine Valley Community College
Kobe Fredland2019NJCAAWilliston State College
Quinn Tocheniuk2019NJCAAPratt Community College
Kade Kahlert2019CCBCPraire Baseball Academy
Kale Seitz2019NWAC; NAIABellevue College; Campbellsville University
Cesar Valero2019NCAA D1; NCAA D1Oregon State University; Sacramento State University
Matt Dobberthien2019NJCAAColby Community College
Bailey Coish2019NJCAAFrank Phillips College
Koby Brander2019CCBCOkanagan College
Nicolas Tremblay2019NJCAACrowder College
Roch LaFerriere2019NAIADakota State University
Branden Woods2019NAIAUniversity of British Columbia
Ryan McFarland2019NJCAA; NAIAPratt Community College; Campbellsville University
Micah McDowell2019NCAA D1Oregon State University
Kendall Keller2019NJCAA; NAIABarton Community College; University of Mary
Jordan Lussier2019NJCAA. NCAA D1Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Illinois State University
Ryan Dousett2019CCBCOkanagan College
Ayden Makarus2019NJCAABossier Parish Community College
Chris Thomson2019CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Melvin Lorenzo2019NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Aaron Peach2018NJCAAGarden City Community College
Scott Waterman2018NJCAAGarden City Community College
Cole Tucker2018NJCAA; NCAA D1Southeastern Community College; Niagara University
Ryan Olchoway2018NJCAA; NCAA D1Colby Community College, Northwestern State University
Brendan Logan2018NAIAUniversity of British Columbia
Gavin Logan2018NWAC; NCAA D1Linn-Benton Community College; Oregon State University
Bryce Libke2018NJCAACrowder College
Jayden Wakeham2018NCAA D1Northern Kentucky University
LaRon Smith2018NCAA D1University of Alabama
Tristan Peters2018NJCAA; NCAA D1Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Southern Illinois University
Kye Seitz2018NWAC; NAIABellevue Community College; Campbellsville University
Tyler McWillie2018NJCAA; NCAA D2Colby Community College; Shorter University
Jack Marlin2018NJCAA; NAIAWabash Valley College; Midway University
Kirklon White2018CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Noah Geekie2018NJCAA; NCAA D2Barton Community College, Emporia State University
Graham Brunner2018NJCAA, NCAA D1Barton Community College; Illinois State University
Ethan Francis2018NJCAA; NCAA D1Colby Community College, Northwestern State University
Tucker Zdunich2018NJCAA; NAIAColby Community College; Reinhardt University
Noah Penney2018NCAA D2Tiffin University
Noah Matsubara2018NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Mitch Dennis2018NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Aidan Orsted2018NWACDouglas College
Nick Levinski2018CanadaUniversity of Waterloo
Soren Graversen2017NJCAA; NAIAIndian Hills Community College; William Penn University
Michael Clapperton2017NJCAA; NCAA D2Chandler-Gilbert Community College; University of Texas- Permian Basin
Will Undershute2017NJCAA; NAIASoutheastern Community College; University of British Columbia
Ben Tighe2017NJCAA; NAIAWilliston State College; College of Idaho
Greg Student2017NJCAA; NCAA D2Mesa Community College; Benedictine University- Mesa
Brett Platts2017NJCAASoutheastern Community College
Tate Morrell2017NJCAA; NCAA D2Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Missouri University of Science and Technology
Ryan Morgan2017NJCAAColby Community College
Daniel Donnelly2017NJCAA; NCAA D2Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Tiffin University
Clayton Keyes2017NJCAA; NAIACentral Arizona College; Southeastern University
Nathan Doleman2017NJCAAEllsworth Community College
Logan Cameron2017CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Andrew Asselin2017NJCAA; NCAA D2Colby Community College; Shorter University
Shaun Atamanchuk2017NJCAA; NAIAColby Community College; University of Antelope Valley
Tanner Bercier2017NJCAA; NCAA D2; NAIAFrank Phillips College; San Angelo State University; University of Science & Arts (Oklahoma)
Jacob Bouzide2017NJCAA; NCAA D2Colby Community College; Fort Hayes State University
Nathan Tovell2016NCAA D3Elmhurst College
Brett Esau2016NJCAA; NCAA D1; NCAA D2Frank Phillips College; University of Houston; Saint Leo University
Craig Spencer2016NCAA D3MacMurray College
Zach Demchenko2016NJCAA; NAIANortheastern Junior College; Friends University
Aaron Bender2016CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Quentin Kopjar2016NJCAAPratt Community College
Phil Whelan2016CCBCVancouver Island University
Ryan Humeniuk2016NJCAA; NCAA D1Indian Hills Community College; University of Louisiana- Monroe
Luke Lepine2016NJCAANortheastern Junior College
Jared Spearing2016NJCAA; NAIAIndian Hills Community College; University of British Columbia
Ashton Roy2016NJCAA; NCAA D2; NCAA D1Pratt Community College; New Mexico Highlands University; Morehead State University
Ryan Moroz2016NCAA D2Minot State University
Parker Maxwell2016NJCAA; NCAA D2Williston State College; Salem University
Peter Hutzal2016NJCAA; NCAA D1Iowa Western Community College; Marshall University
Dayne Fredland2016NJCAA; NAIAWilliston State College; Mayville State University
Justin King2016NJCAA; NCAA D1; NCAA D1Indian Hills Community College; University of Alabama; University of Louisiana-Monroe
Ethan Jarvis2016NJCAA; NCAA D2Williston State College; Salem University
Ben Thompson2016NJCAA; NCAA D1Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Tulane University
Dallas Forno2015NAIATabor College
Garrett Kirkwood2015NJCAA; NCAA D2Colby Community College; Columbus State University
Alejo Lopez2015NCAA D1Arizona State University
JT Patterson2015NJCAA; NAIANortheastern Junior College; Bellevue University
Chase Dreger2015NJCAA; NAIAColby Community College; Southeastern University
Jordan Smith2015CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Nick Vickers2015NJCAA; NCAA D1; NCAA D2Colby Community College; Virginia Tech University; University of Central Oklahoma
Russell Strilchuk2015NJCAA; NAIANortheastern Junior College; William Wood University
Riley Rowland2015NJCAAWilliston State College
Graeme Cherry2015NJCAA; NCAA D2Northeastern Junior College; University of Minnesota - Crookston
Ryley Overacker2015NAIASiena Heights University
Cole MacLaren2015NJCAA; NCAA D1Colby Community College; University of Pittsburgh
Marshall Burgess2015NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Brendan Baker2015NAIASiena Heights University
Nik Cardinal2015CCCAA; NCAA D1Allan Hancock College; Fresno State University
Drake Kirkwood2015NJCAA; NCAA D2Colby Community College; Columbus State University
Rylie Guntrip2014NAIASiena Heights University
Jayde Johnson2014CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Erik Junola2014CCBCUniversity of British Columbia- Okanagan
Eduardo Sanchez2014NJCAA; NCAA D1Northeastern Junior College; University of Central Arkansas
Carson Wlad2014NAIASiena Heights University
Ryan Prockiw2014CCBCUniversity of British Columbia- Okanagan
Carter Olive2014CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Dane Tofteland2014NCAA D1Indiana State University
Yuan Liu2014NJCAA; NAIANortheastern Junior College; Arizona Christian University
Matt Lloyd2014NJCAA; NCAA D1Iowa Western Community College; Indiana University
Aaron Ethier2013CCBCThompson Rivers University
Brian Granton2013NJCAA; NAIAColby Community College; William Wood University
Layne Curry2013CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Jake Shaw2013NCAA D1; NCAA D2Northern Kentucky University; University of Indianapolis
Cole Slamko2013NCAA D3Spalding University
Roberto Valdez2013CCBCThompson Rivers University
Eric Swanson2013NCAA D3Spalding University
CJ Lewington2013NJCAA; NCAA D1Southeastern Illinois College; University of Arkansas- Pine Bluff
Josh Hillis2013CCBCThompson Rivers University
Doug Clapperton2013NJCAA; NCAA D2Chandler-Gilbert Community College/ University of Texas - Permian Basin
Kurtis Taylor2012NWACSkagit Valley Community College
Wylie Cunningham2012NJCAASalt Lake City Community College
Eric Kahl2012NWACDouglas College
Brayden Munro2012CCBCUniversity of British Columbia- Okanagan
Jared Frew2012CCBCUniversity of British Columbia- Okanagan
Ramon Valdez2012NJCAA; NCAA D2Parkland College; Berry University
Dakota Upton2012CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Blake Patterson2012NCAA D3Spalding University
Chris Shaw2012NJCAA; NCAA D1Midland College; Oklahoma University
Brendan Rose2012NAIAUniversity of British Columbia
Shawn Andersen2011NWACDouglas College
Adam Clark2011NJCAA; NAIAMesa Community College; Oklahoma City University
Billy Clapperton2011NJCAA' NAIAGateway Community College; Bellevue University
James Stewart2011NAIAUniversity of British Columbia
Jordan Procyshen2011NJCAA; NCAA D1/ MILBNortheastern JC; Northern Kentucky University/ Boston Red Sox
Eric Evans2011NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Jeremie Fagnan2011NJCAA; NCAA D1Midland College; Texas Christian University
Brendan Ethier2011NAIAUniversity of Jamestown
Luke Frankiw2010NCAA D3Haverford College
Alex Regan2010CCBC; NCAA D2Prairie Baseball Academy; University of Mount Olive
Danny Mackinnon2010NJCAAMcCook Community College
Tyler Hollick2010NJCAA; NCAA D1Chandler-Gilbert Community College; Ohio State University (signee)
Matt Cowitz2010CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Bretton Gouthro2010CCBC; NCAA D2Prairie Baseball Academy; University of Mount Olive
Thomas Hanley2010CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Justin Lee2010NJCAA; NCAA D2Midland College; Texas A&M Kingsville
Cody Dillabough2010NCAA D1University of Pennsylvania
Adam Romaniuk2010CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Brendan Reid2010NJCAA; CCBCMesa Community College; Thompson Rivers University
Brody Irwin2009CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Chris Van Keulen2009CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Dan Gleason2009CCBCPrairie Baseball Academy
Ryan Van Keulen2009CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Braydon Regier2008NWACDouglas College
Rylin Chin2008NWAC; NAIADouglas College; Campbellsville University
Zac Amy2008CCCAAOrange Coast Community College
Chris Boudier2008CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Vincent Ircandia1997-2004NCAA D1Niagara University
Matthew Ircandia1997-2004NCAA D1Washington State University; Niagara University
James Avery1997-2004NCAA D1Niagara University
Emerson Frostad1997-2004NAIALewis-Clark State College
Andrew MacNiven1997-2004NCAA D1Niagara University
Cameron McLeod1997-2004NAIAUniversity of British Columbia
Travis Drader1997-2004NCAA D1University of Louisiana- Monroe
Jeff Werhun1997-2004NCAA D1University of California- Irvine
Greg Rice1997-2004NJCAAMidland College
Chad Courtreille1997-2004NCAA D2University of Alabama- Huntsville
Taylor Law1997-2004CCBC; NAIAPrairie Baseball Academy; Concordia University
John Hurd1997-2004NJCAACollege of Southern Idaho
Jim Henderson1997-2004NJCAA; NAIAMidland College; Tennessee Wesleyan University
Thomas Gayef1997-2004CCBCUniversity of Calgary
Will Gardiner1997-2004CCBC; NAIAPrairie Baseball Academy; Eastern Oregon University
Mik Dickson1997-2004NJCAA; NCAA D2Hill College; University of Nebraska - Kearney
Justin Cardinal1997-2004NJCAAMesa Community College
Todd Kocon1997-2004NAIACardinal Stritch University

Dawgs Selected in the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft

Dawgs Selected in the Major League Baseball Amateur Draft

Alejo LopezINFCincinnati Reds
Aric Van GaalenLHPToronto Blue Jays, Seattle Mariners
Ben ThompsonRHPAtlanta Braves
Chris ShawCSt. Louis Cardinals, Baltimore Orioles
Clayton KeyesOFToronto Blue Jays, Arizona Diamondbacks
Cole MacLarenCDetroit Tigers
Daniel Devonshire1BToronto Blue Jays
David ParkerRHPLos Angeles Dodgers
Emerson FrostadCTexas Rangers
James AveryRHPMinnesota Twins, Cincinnati Reds
Jeff MacDonaldRHPColorado Rockies
Jim HendersonRHPMontreal Expos
John HurdRHPChicago White Sox
Jordan ProcyshenCBoston Red Sox
LaRon SmithCMinnesota Twins
Matt IrcandiaLHPSan Francisco Giants
Matt LloydOFCincinnati Reds
Tanner OsbergRHPNew York Mets
Tristan PetersOFMilwaukee Brewers
Tyler HollickOFSan Francisco Giants

Dawgs Selected to Team Canada

PlayerPositionHome Town
Andrew MacNivenINFSummerside, PEI
Aric Van GaalenLHPEdmonton, AB
Ayden MakarusC, OFAirdrie, AB
Boston WarkentinRHPDelta, BC
Cameron McLeodINFCalgary, AB
Carson HindmarshLHPSaskatoon, SK
Cesar ValeroINFCalgary, AB
Chris ShawCWinnipeg, MB
Clayton KeyesOFCalgary, AB
Emerson FrostadCCalgary, AB
Jake ShawRHPCharlottetown, PEI
James AveryRHPSaskatoon, SK
Jeff MacDonaldRHPLethbridge, AB
Jim HendersonRHPCalgary, AB
Jordan ProcyshenCCalgary, AB
Kendall KellerOFPilot Butte, SK
LaRon SmithCSpruce Grove, AB
Matt GrabmannRHPDartmouth, NS
Matt IrcandiaLHPCalgary, AB
Matt LloydOFOkotoks, AB
Max HartmanOFSt. Albert, AB
Micah McDowellOFHalifax, NS
Nick VickersLHPCalgary, AB
Nicolas TremblayOFMontreal, QC
Peter HutzalINFCalgary, AB
Simon LusignanRHPMontreal, QC
Soren Graversen1BCalgary, AB
Tanner OsbergRHPRed Deer, AB
Ty DoucetteINFHalifax, NS
Tyler McWillieINF, RHPWatrous, SK
Vincent IrcandiaINFCalgary, AB
Will UndershuteLHPOkotoks, AB
Wylie CunninghamLHPRed Deer, AB

Dawgs Selected to T12

PlayerPositionHome Town
Aaron PeachLHPSt. Johns, NL
Alejandro CazorlaOFOkotoks, AB
Andrew AsselinRHPWinnipeg, MB
Andrew YusypchukRHPSt. Albert, AB
Ayden MakarusC, OFAirdrie, AB
Bennett FreiterCWinnipeg, MB
Blake PongraczLHP, OFSaskatoon, SK
Branden WoodsLHPRed Deer, AB
Brendan LoganINF, RHPOyen, AB
Brett EsauINFMeadow Lake, SK
Brett PlattsINFCharlottetown, PEI
Bryce LibkeRHPSaskatoon, SK
Cesar ValeroINFCalgary, AB
Clayton KeyesOFCalgary, AB
Cole MacLarenCMorrell, PEI
Cole TuckerINF, OFMt Pearl, NL
Connor CrowsonINFOkotoks, AB
Conor PoteINF, RHPOkotoks, AB
Daegen MorcomOF, RHPWinnipeg, MB
Dryden HowseINF, RHPOkotoks, AB
Ethan FrancisRHPSummerside, PEI
Gavin LoganCOyen, AB
Graham BrunnerLHPSherwood Park, AB
Greg StudentOFGrand Prairie, AB
Jack MarlinOFOkotoks, AB
Jackson FraserRHPSwift Current, SK
Jacob BouzideOFCalgary, AB
Jared SpearingLHPWinnipeg, MB
Jayden WakehamCVictoria, BC
Jean-Luc BussieresCEdmonton, AB
Jordan LussierINF, RHPWinnipeg, MB
Justin BreenINFFort McMurray, AB
Justin KingOFOkotoks, AB
Kendall KellerOFPilot Butte, SK
Kye Seitz1BOkotoks, AB
LaRon SmithCSpruce Grove, AB
Luke LepineCCalgary, AB
Marshall BurgessOF, RHPWinnipeg, MB
Martin DingRHPCalgary, AB
Matt LloydOFOkotoks, AB
Matt WilkinsonLHPWhite Rock, BC
Max HartmanOFSt. Albert, AB
Micah McDowellOFHalifax, NS
Nick VickersLHPCalgary, AB
Nicolas TremblayOFMontreal, QC
Nik CardinalRHPBonneyville, AB
Noah GeekieLHP, OFStrathclair, MB
Noah MatsubaraOFOkotoks, AB
Peter HutzalINFCalgary, AB
Quentin KopjarLHPMorrin, AB
Ricardo SanchezINF, RHPMexico City, Mexico
Ryan HumeniukOFStonewall, MB
Ryan MorganLHPSt. John's, NL
Ryan OlchowayINF, RHPSaskatoon, SK
Shaun AtamanchukRHPBeaumont, AB
Simon LusignanRHPMontreal, QC
Soren Graversen1BCalgary, AB
Tanner BercierRHPWinnipeg, MB
Tristan PetersINF, OFWinkler, MB
Tucker ZdunichOFOkotoks, AB
Ty JohnsonOFCalgary, AB
Tyler McWillieINF, RHPWatrous, SK
Tyrelle ChadwickOF, RHPKamloops, BC
Will UndershuteLHPOkotoks, AB
Zach DemchenkoRHPSaskatoon, SK