News and information about the 98th season of the

Ban Johnson Collegiate League, Kansas City's premier

wood-bat league for college players

June 9, 2024 | No. 2


Regal ace Jake Canent credits BJCL for honing skills and confidence

For the sixth straight summer, Jake Canent is toeing the rubber for Regal Plastic — and there’s no place he’d rather be. The league has been equal parts minor-league proving ground then spring training for the Rockhurst University star right-hander.

Read more about Jake Canent's BJCL journey

BJCL players who played in a

College World Series this spring

21 players participated in a College World Series

Kevin McIntosh Family Pitcher of the Week

RHP Jacob Allinder, BJ Raiders

Allinder (Staley/Crowder CC commit) tossed a two-hit shutout Monday against the NKC Apartments Giants.

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Varsity Sports Player of the Week

1B Tyler Sardelli, Ban Johnson Legends

Sardelli (Blue Valley Southwest/Arkansas Tech) finished the week 5 for 7 with two doubles and a home run.

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Week 2 Photo Gallery