The Rangers Choice 17U-13U
COLLEGE DEVELOPMENT AND EXPOSURE TRAVEL BASEBALL PROGRAM
-The Taconic Rangers North organization operates premier travel teams at the 17U-13U age groups.
-We field only one (1) team at each age level 17U-13U in our geographical area. We draw our players from Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, and Northern Putnam counties.
-The Taconic Rangers North organization does not have parent coaching at the 17U-13U age groups. Our staff is qualified and experienced, offering players a solid baseball and training experience.
-Our 17U-13U teams form each Fall Season through our 5-Week Player Prospect Programs.
-The Taconic Rangers organization has set itself apart from other regional travel organizations.
-Our coaching staff is committed to player development and player advancement. Our goals are much different than that of other area programs. We place a focus on player development, advancement, and college exposure.
-The Taconic Rangers organization creates it's summer travel schedules for maximum competition and college exposure. We travel regionally in a common-sense manner at each age level of our program.
-While we are often successful in tournament play, winning is not our main focus.
-Our practice structure and off-season player development programs are designed to maximize player development as players look to advance to their next level of play.
-The Taconic Rangers North partners with NorthStar Sports in Poughkeepsie, NY to present a year-round comprehensive foundational strength, agility, and baseball skills player development program.
-The NorthStar Sports professional training staff maintains a focus on strength, agility, and arm care training during the winter months, essential elements for player advancement to the High School Varsity and Collegiate baseball levels.
-Our highest performing players move up in our organization! The best players move to a higher level of play to maximize their player development and exposure.
-Our highest-level showcase team for our best performing players is run by Coach Bob Fletcher.
-Under the guidance of Coach Fletcher, the Taconic Rangers organization has a proven successful history of moving players to the collegiate level.
-We have also had many players advance to professional baseball. See our results here- Taconic Rangers
-The Taconic Rangers have earned one of the best reputations among the college baseball coaching community throughout the Northeast region. We work hard to find the right college fit for our players.
-Our goal is to help players realize their baseball and academic goals and to offer the best player development and college exposure in the region for serious, committed players and families.
-We do ask our parents to be involved at an "arm's length" at the 17U-13U age groups so our players can begin to advocate for themselves.
-We enjoy what we do and take pride in our players and our organization.