Baseball on the field

Winter Pitching & Catching Prospect Camp

Saturday, December 10, 2016 Who: Grades 9-12 Location: Montana State University Billings- Lower Gym Starts: 10:00am / Ends: 1:00pm Camp Cost: $85.00 Camp Description Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to learn what it takes to become a pitcher or at the college level, as well as showcase your skills to the entire MSUB staff. This …

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Baseball Factory

Baseball Factory event on September 18

Baseball Factory will be hold moved their Montana event to Sunday, September 18 at Dehler Park in Billings, MT. If you are interested in this event, please contact Coach Dave Thennis at dthennis@helenaschools.org for a nomination consideration. BASEBALL FACTORY BY THE NUMBERS 100% of Division I programs have BASEBALL FACTORY ALUMNUS 99% of Division II …

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2016 Banquet

Senators hold awards banquet

By Curt Synness, Helena IR The Helena Senators Legion baseball team held its annual postseason awards banquet on Tuesday at the Kleffner Ranch, and second baseman Colin Sassano walked away with an armful of hardware in the triplicate form. Sassano received the Stanley Foote Award as the most improved player/rookie of the year, the Earl …

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Bill Houston

Houston steps down as General Manager

August 10, 2016 As General Manager for the Helena American Legion Baseball Program, I am responsible for overseeing the entire program. At our banquet last night, we fell short of food due to a tragedy in our caterer’s family and the healthy appetites of our players. Therefore, I would like to apologize on behalf of …

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Danny Burton

Senators eliminated at State

By Curt Synness, Helena IR The Helena Senators’ Class AA Legion baseball season came to an end in Missoula on Friday, as the Senators were ousted from the Montana/Alberta State Tournament, losing to Lethbridge 7-3. Helena went down swinging, however, and actually out-hit the Elks 17-7. But the club stranded 12 men on base. The …

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Payton Pappas

Griffin, Pappas spark Sens to win at State

By Curt Synness, Helena IR Koby Griffin pitched a complete-game victory and Payton Pappas posted three RBIs as the Helena Senators overpowered Bozeman 7-2 to stay alive at the Montana/Alberta AA State Legion baseball tournament in Missoula on Thursday. After the Sens dropped their opening game to Kalispell on Wednesday, Griffin twirled a six-hitter against …

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2016 Banquet

2016 Baseball Banquet – August 9

The 2016 Helena American Legion Baseball end-of-year banquet will be held Tuesday, August 9th at 6:00 PM at the Kleffner Ranch. You are invited! Tickets for the banquet are $20 for adults and $10 for kids, while players eat free. This year’s dinner will include an old fashioned BBQ of cheeseburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken, …

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Seniors 2016

Sens enter State Legion as No. 4 seed

By Curt Synness, Helena IR Five weeks ago, after a loss to the Rapid City Hardhats in at the South Dakota Tournament, the Helena Senators AA Legion baseball team slipped to two games under .500, at 12-14. Then the Senators went on a tear, ripping off a nine-game win streak and winning 14 of their …

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Baseball Field

Big Sky Baseball – Fall Ball Opportunity

Big Sky Baseball is an opportunity for juniors and seniors to play fall baseball to advance their skills. But first, a note from Helena Senators Head Coach Dave Thennis: Players and Parents, As baseball season ends players will have other opportunities both athletically and academically. It is my opinion that players should not specialize in …

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The 2016 Reps end their season with a shining 44-16 record.

Reps ousted from District Tournament

After winning their second game in the consolation bracket of the Southern A District Legion Tournament, the Helena Reps were ousted from the tourney in their next outing on Saturday night. Helena beat No. 1 Dillon 6-5, before being bounced by No. 2 Belgrade, 18-7. The Reps’ big inning against Dillon was the third, when …

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