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Two Former Cobras Pitching in the Big Leagues!!!


Mike Mayers St. Louis Cardinals


Matt Wisler Atlanta Braves

Tryouts for 2017

Tryouts for the 2017 season will continue to be posted here per team as they are set.

9U Team- We are currently searching for a Head Coach for this team for the 2017 season. If interested please email President Harry Huskey at ColumbusCobras@hotmail.com.

 

8U Team- Brent Keeton

 The tryouts for the 8u team will be as follows:                                       

 7/30/16  Saturday 10:00 am at Far East Rec Center baseball field          1826 Lattimer Dr, Columbus, OH 43227.

 8/2/2016 Tuesday 6:00 pm at Berliner field #19

Please contact Coach Brent Keeton at brentkeeton1@gmail.com or at 614-507-6296.

 

10U Team- John Cooper         

 Tryouts for the 10U team will be held on August 4th at 6:00 pm at Berliner Park. For further information and to pre register please contact John Cooper at 10ucobras17@gmail.com.

 

11U Team- Jason Miller                                                             

Tryouts will be at Highlands Park in Westerville on Saturday July 30th at 10:30. Please pre register to jasonmiller79@yahoo.com or call me at 614-805-0493.

 

12U Tryouts- Bill Helms                                                              

Please contact Head Coach Bill Helms at whelms24col.cobras@yahoo.com or call him at 614-477-9305

 

13U Tryouts- Tom Schaffer

Open tryouts have been completed. If you are still interested in becoming a part of our team, private try-outs will be available until Friday July 29nd. Please contact Head Coach Tom Schaffer for additional details at toschaffer@yahoo.com.

 

14U Tryouts- Tom Alas                                                                 

Please contact Coach Alas via email at TomAlas23@gmail.com.

 

15U Tryouts-Scott Stewart/Dave Morosky                                

  Sunday July 31    - New Albany 4:00-6:00                                      

  Sunday August 7 - Upper Arlington 4:00-6:00

Contact Coach Scott Stewart if interested at scott.stewart@escco.org.

 

15U Tryouts- Randy Abrams

Saturday July, 30th at 11:00 am -Walnut Ridge H.S.              

Saturday Aug, 13th at 11:00 am - Walnut Ridge H.S.

Please contact Mike McNeely at mikemcneely@rocketmail.com to pre-register.

 

16U Tryouts- Joe West

Tryouts for the 16U team will be held on the following dates:                  

Sunday July 31st 5:00 pm at Grove City HS

If interested please contact Joe West at buckeyejoe1616@aol.com

 

17U Tryouts- Charles McCroskey

Tryouts for the 2017 Columbus Cobras 17U team will be held on the following date at Reynoldsburg HS Varsity Field (2300 Baldwin Road)  
August 6, 2017 from 9:00 AM- 11:30 AM
Interested players should contact Charles McCroskey via email at columbuscobras17u@gmail.com

 

17U Tryouts -Steve Phillips

Tryouts for the 17U Cobras will be held August 7th & 14th at 4:00 pm at a site to be determined. If interested email Sphillips21@columbus.rr.com.

 

18U Tryouts-Eric Robbins

Tryouts will take place on Sunday August 7th at 6:30. The site is to be determined. If interested please contact Coach Eric Robbins at ericjrobbins@gmail.com.

Recent News

Former Cobra Pitcher Makes MLB Debut

07/25/2016, 8:15am EDT
By Harry Huskey

Former Cobras Pitcher Making MLB Debut Tonight!

Former Columbus Cobras pitcher Mike Mayers from Grove City HS will be making his major league debut tonight with the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday July 24th at 8:00 on TV vs the Dodgers.

Mayers along with Braves pitcher Matt Wisler both played together for the Cobras 17 & 18 year old teams. Mayers played college ball at Mississippi and Wisler sign out of high school with the Padres.

Congrats to both of these super nice young men.

http://m.cardinals.mlb.com/news/article/191259316/cardinals-calling-up-pitcher-mike-mayers/

STEWART/MOROSKY COLUMBUS COBRAS WORTHINGTON CHAMPIONS !!

06/26/2016, 9:30pm EDT
By Scott Stewart

Congratulations to 14U Columbus Cobras Stewart/ Morosky team for winning the Worthington Wood Bat Tournament this past weekend. The cobras were 6-1 for the tournament. After losing the final game of pool play to the Ohio Elite South, they were seeded last in the championship bracket. Behind steady pitching and great hitting the cobras defeated the Number 1 seed the Ohio Surge, 8-4. Then outslugged the Ohio Elite South team 11-6. That was followed by the championship win over the Columbus Sharks- 7-4. Ethan Swincicki was named the tournament MVP.

2016 Columbus Cobras 13U - Ian Hoff

05/15/2016, 8:30pm EDT
By Eric Henze

Great Lakes USSSA tryouts were held on Friday (5/6) at Berliner Park.

Columbus Cobra, Ian Hoff was selected to play on the Great Lakes USSSA 13U Baseball team. He was 1 of 4 players from Ohio to make the team. His team will be made up of other players from Michigan, Illinois & Kentucky. 

The team will compete in the 2016 All American Games from August 7-13th at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Venue in Orlando, FL. We are all very proud of him & his ability to highlight his skills at the showcase after having injured his middle finger on his throwing hand very early in the tryout.

Cobra's Night at Ohio State's Bill Davis Stadium

05/04/2016, 5:45pm EDT
By Justin Rich

Tue May 3rd was Columbus Cobra night at Ohio State’s Bill Davis Stadium.
Cobra players from our 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13 year old teams were on the field during the National Anthem and saw the Buckeyes play The University of Alabama-Birmingham.
Prior to the game, Cobra players and their families listened to Head Coach Greg Beals deliver a message about the importance of ballplayers being mentally prepared to play and to play with a “Next Pitch, We Not Me” attitude.

Columbus Cobras 12U Win Opening Tournament

04/06/2016, 10:15pm EDT
By Tom Schaffer

Columbus Cobras go 5-0 over the weekend with back-to-back no hitters by Gavin Henry to win the semi-final & Jake Miller to win the championship game to capture their opening tournament at the King of Swing tournament in Columbus, OH.

College Commitments

2016 COLLEGE COMMITMENTS

Brian Fields Taylor University
Brendan Alas Northern Kentucky University
Aaron Greer Rio Grande University
Caden Cluxton  Rio Grande University
Conor Crotty Ohio Dominican University
Shane Carney Adrian College
Austin Rawlins University of Findlay
Harry Huskey

Harry Huskey

President & CEO

2017 Board of Directors

Here are the Board of Directors that will lead this organization into 2017 and our 32nd year of amateur baseball.

President/CEO        Harry Huskey

Vice President/COO Tom Alas

General Manager     Steve Reider

Public Relations       Rick Lenhard

Treasurer               Maceo Lewis III

Secretary               Zach Huskey

Player Development Tom Schaffer

Special Assistant     Joe West

Also we would like to thank Clark Huskey for over 30 years of service on the Board. Clark has moved on to another career as he is umpiring division 1 college baseball games. He does not have the time in his schedule to volunteer his services. We wish him well.

Also Tom Schaffer, Joe West and Zach Huskey have been aded to the Executive Board. These three will bring new ideas and plenty of baseball knowledge to the organization.

Our 2017 Teams

Below are our 2017 Head Coaches. Please contact them if you are interested in trying out. You can find their information on the tryout page.

18U Eric Robbins

17U Charles McCroskey

17U Steve Phillips

16U Joe West

15U Scott Stewart/Dave Morosky

15U Randy Abrams

14U Tom Alas

13U Tom Schaffer

12U Bill Helms

11U Jason Miller

10U John Cooper

  9U OPEN

  8U Brent Keeton

Our 2016 Teams

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Cobras Begin 31st year in Amateur Baseball.

This season the Cobras will field 14 different teams ranging from 8U to 18U.


Update on Coach Abrams

Coach Randy Abrams has been fighting Leukemia and is winning. We all knew he would kick its butt. This week he was declared in remission!!!! That is great news for Randy, Jess and the Abrams family.

He will continue treatments for a while longer but we have confidence in him to finish strong.

All of the 14 Cobras teams will be wearing special wristbands this season to show our organizational support for Coach Abrams. If you are interested in purchasing some of these please contact President Harry Huskey at Columbuscobras@hotmail.com.

 

 

Columbus Cobras Supporters

Randy Abrams, Cobra Coach, is once again battling Leukemia.  We hope you will consider making a donation to help his family during this difficult time.  Randy has been involved in travel baseball for many years and has given back to the community over the years.  If you can donate, please go to www.gofundme.com/randyabrams.  There is information about Randy’s journey on the donation page.