News and information about the 95th season of the
Ban Johnson Collegiate League, Kansas City's premier
wood-bat league for college and college-bound players
June 5, 2022 | No. 1
The 2021 BJ Raiders celebrate winning the championship series against the Creche Innovations Stars.
BJ Raiders eager to keep winning culture, tradition going
The BJ Raiders have posted the top record in the regular season for four straight summers, winning the BJCL title in 2020 and topping the Creche Innovations Stars for a repeat championship last summer. Can they do it again?

Ban Johnson Backers Pitcher of the Week
RHP Collin Jones, MBC Academy Macaws
Jones (Leavenworth/UCM struck out nine in five shutouts against the NKC Apartments Giants.

Independence Ridge Apartments Player of the Week

3B Brendyn Bard, Ban Johnson Legends
Bard (Piper/KCKCC) went 5 for 8 with a couple doubles, three RBIs and four runs scored as the Legends opened the season with a sweep.

This week in BJCL baseball — Tuesday recap
The BJ Raiders, Creche Innovations Stars, Ban Johnson Legends and Milgram Mustangs all opened the 2022 season with doubleheader sweeps.