Mike is our owner and was born and raised in Meriden. After playing football, basketball and baseball at Maloney High School he attended Pace University where he obtained a scholarship to play D2 baseball. Mike is primarily a catcher and during his time at Pace he needed to be a versatile component of his team. To help his team, Mike split his time between the outfield, first base and behind the dish. After graduation, Michael played for the Cleburne Railroaders of the American Association and the following season signed with Florence Freedom of the Frontier League. At the start of his second professional career summer Mike sustained a season ending injury. Following this injury, Mike is rehabbing and training for his future career in professional ball. Michael has suffered injuries and adversity through his career which helped him attain the knowledge he wants to share with young players everywhere.
Hector is our infield and hitting instructor and was born and raised in Meriden, CT. He played high school baseball out of Maloney High. Upon graduation Hector played 2 years at Montclair State University under Coach Hollowaty. Hector is excited to extend his knowledge about the game of baseball to players of all ages. Hector is also the assistant coach for the Edge baseball 18u team.
Zach was a 4 year varsity player for Sheehan, leading them to a state championship in 2015. He went on to pitch at Franklin Pierce University for 4 years earning 1st team all conference honors his junior year and earning a conference tournament MVP his Sr year. He also pitched in the Cape Cod league earning a save in the CCBL championship game in 2018. Zach was drafted in the 10th round of the 2019 MLB Amateur Draft by the Clevland Indians.
It all starts with a dream: a dream to be a professional, a dream to be the best, a dream to be the strongest, a dream to be the fastest. At Top Level Baseball, it is our mission to show athletes the best ways to train, from weight lifting to position specific skill work. Our Meriden facility provides an elite environment for athletes of all levels and abilities. Whether you’re a novice or a professional, reach your highest potential with Top Level Baseball.
Baseball is a game of failure. At Top Level Baseball our goal is to allow athletes to learn from their failures and become confident in executing their skills. We encourage our players to become sponges- which means to soak up all the information, evaluate what works for them specifically and begin to mold their own identities as baseball players. This will help our players reach their full potential and continue to excel in the sport they love.