Battery's Steve Taylor Signs with Division I Niagara University

Battery student Steve Taylor signed a letter of intent to play for the Purple Eagles starting in the fall of 2002. Steve, who attends Greece Athena High School, was selected an All County pitcher in 2001.

"Niagara was not a difficult choice", states Steve.  "They made a great impression on me and I look forward to starting there."

Steve has attended the Battery Winter Baseball Academy for several years, and taken individudal pitching lessons with Coach T. since he was a little leaguer.
Taylor will join Mike Jesserer, another Battery student, who attends Niagara University on a baseball scholarship.

Steve Taylor is another Battery success story.

2001 season.

As a small family owned and run business, we are proud to contribute to make reality the dreams of thousands of young people.

We are proud of The Battery students who through the years have signed with Division 1 colleges and universities; proud of those who signed professional contracts , and proud to have  a Battery-trained student in the major leagues.

We are proud of the lives we have touched and the friends we have made.

In Memoriam

John Tillinghast - 'Coach T'
1942 - 2012

John Tillinghast

Coach T's strong and steady presence has always guided the Battery family and thousands of young people. We are sustained by the strength and peace of knowing he is now in God's loving hands. You are forever in our hearts and by our side.

Rest in peace Coach.


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