BC Girls High Performance Seminar

July 28, 2020

Empowering females, striking-out stereotypes and advancing bases towards the first woman player in Major League Baseball

Listen to B.C.'s Finest Athletes & Personalities Discuss their Experiences & Learn what it takes to be a Winner...!

Reporter, Baseball Development & Special Projects at MLB, Alexis Brudnicki will MC & Host the following Sensational Speakers:

Leah Pells - Resilient

  • Represented Canada in the Olympics from 1992-2000, was once ranked #1 in the world in the 1500m and is a Silver Medalist in the 1999 Pan American Games.  

Chris Pritchett - Recruitment

  • Former MLB California Angel & Philadelphia Phillie, and is the current Head Coach of the UBC Baseball Program

Aaron Myette - Pathways

  • MLB 1st Round Pick & MLB Alumni, and is the current Head Coach of Baseball Canada Women's National Team

Cavanagh Whitely - Leadership

  • Coached College Baseball Program for 10 years & Awarded Baseball Canada's Elite Coach of the Year in 2018.  Professor at Douglas College.

Khyl Orser - Misconceptions of Training

  • Registered Strength & Conditioning Coach who trains the elitist athletes

Dr. Amanda Asay & Marika Lyszczyk - Adversity

  • Amanda is a Team Canada Player who competed in 7 World Cups (National Leader Award in 2019, Canadian MVP & World Cup All-Star in 2006 & 2016).  Won Silver in the 2015 Pan American Games. Played in Australia. Played NCAA hockey & softball. Graduated with PhD & is currently working in forestry.
  • Marika is the First Female Position Player in NCAA Baseball History and Play's for Team Canada

And Yes, there will be a Hot Stove with all BC's Team Canada Players: Dr. Amanda Asay, Claire Eccles, Stacy Fournier, Liz Gilder, Allison Schroder, Marika Lyszczyk, & National Prospect Katie Reyes.


When - August 14 at 5:30 to 10pm

Where - Online Zoom (Link to be provided after registration)

How - Register Below (Cost is $25)




Questions can be directed to:

Scott MacKenzie

Director – Programming, Coach Development, LTAD & Member Services

Manager of Operations – Female Development

Coach – Women’s National Team (2016-2019)


Baseball BC


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Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

What is LTAD?

Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) is a systemic approach being developed and adopted by Baseball Canada to maximize a participant's potential and involvement in our sport. The LTAD framework aims to define optimal training, competition and recovery throughout an athlete's career to enable him / her to reach his / her full potential in baseball and as an athlete. 


MLB British Columbians

Adam Loewen

Current MLB Team: Texas Rangers
Hometown: Surrey, BC


Last Raps

Since 2009, Last Raps Baseball has provided baseball instruction in the lower mainland, island and interior of British Columbia. The instruction that we provide is to better equip players to play in their local leagues and associations. In turn, this will increase the overall caliber of play and keep baseball a relevant sport in the British Columbia sports culture.

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