Rob is the President of IL Girls Baseball and General Manager of the American Eagles. After his daughter, Taylor, played in the first Baseball For All Nationals, he knew that girls baseball was more than just a sport; it was a way to make a difference. Rob is also a licensed child clinical psychologist, with over 20 years of experience working with young people.
Emma is the Founder of the Minnesota Girls Baseball Association. She umpires and coaches baseball and plays periodically as well. After umpiring at the first Baseball For All Nationals, Emma was impressed with the level of play the girls showcased and wanted to return as a coach. She is a college student and works as an EMT.
Anna Cella, a 23 year old Chicagoan, has always been an avid lover of baseball. After playing with the WBL Sparks in Cooperstown in 2005, she came back home and created her own Chicago team; the Chicago Pioneers. She coached the American Eagles in 2015, at the first national all girls baseball tournament in Florida, and is ready to continue growing girls baseball nationally.
Bats: R Throws: R Positions: OF, IF Baseball Role Model: Justine Siegal, Hank Greenberg Favorite Baseball Memory: Making my first travel team
Bats: R Throws: R Positions: C, OF, IF, P
Bats: Right Throws: Right Positions: P, C, IF Baseball Role Model: Kris Bryant, my dad, and my brother Favorite Baseball Memory: Was given a game MVP award twice in the same tourney two years in a row for my travel team.
Bats: R Throws: R. Positions: P, C, OF Baseball Role Model: Derek Lee Favorite Baseball Memory: Being selected MVP of her boys travel championship game
Bats: R, Throws: R Positions: P, C, 2B, OF Baseball Role Model: Yadier Molina Favorite Baseball Memory: Attending the Chicago White Sox Summer Camp where there was a competition testing each players running, throwing and hitting. The top 50 scores in each age group from all the camps in the Chicagoland area were invited to compete in Champions Day at U.S. Cellular Field. At age 10, I was one of the top 50 and the only girl. It was so amazing to play on a professional baseball field…
Bats: R Throws: R Positions: IF, OF Baseball Role Model: Anthony Rizzo, my mom Favorite Baseball Memory: Going to 2015 Cubs playoff game with my grandparents
Bats R, Throws: R IF, OF Baseball Role Model: Derek Jeter, My mom Favorite baseball memory: Going to Cubs playoff game 2015
Bats: R, Throws: R Positions: C, OF Favorite MLB Team: Cubs Favorite Baseball Memory: KWBA Playoffs
Bats: R, Throws: R Positions: P, IF, OF Baseball Role Model: Larry Doby and Ila Borders Favorite MLB Team: Cleveland Indians
Bats: R, Throws: R Positions: P, C, 2B, SS, OF