Robert W. Baird & Co.
deGiulio Kitchen Design
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L.Woods Pine Lodge
Wilmette Sport Shop
WILMETTE WAVES BASEBALL 2014 s Waves finish 24-6 (3-1 at State);.800 win % is best in 15 years Waves 2014 Award Winners at Awards Winners Tab
Congrats to Coach Napoleon on his 400th Waves win (now at 403 and counting) Waves Trivia: Which 2 P's were twice MVPitcher? Answer below.
Waves win 2014 Suburban Chicago Connie Mack championship
Thanks to all Players for a Great Season!!
See you in 2015!
Suburban Chicago Connie Mack League (Head Coaches)
Glenview (Steve Stanicek) Nazareth (Lee Milano)
Highland Park (Dan Casey) Northbrook (Dom Savino)
Loyola (Nick Bridich) Palatine (Brent Carroll)
Morton Grove (Ed Toledo) Wilmette (Mike Napoleon)
League President: Don Wallace
Trivia answer: John Tschantz ('03 & '04) and Ryder Borre ('09 &'10)
The Wilmette Waves were co-founded in 2000 by GM Don Wallace and Head Coach Mike Napoleon and have recorded 14 consecutive over-.500 seasons. Eighty Waves' alumni have gone on to play college baseball, 6 have played professionally.
For its first 11 seasons the Waves played as an 18U American Legion team, winning the IL Legion Championship in 2004. For the past 3 seasons the team has been affiliated with Connie Mack Baseball and won the IL Connie Mack Championship in 2013.
Since 2008 all Waves' players have been students at New Trier High School (Winnetka,IL).
Mike Napoleon is a teacher and also Head Baseball Coach at NTHS. Don Wallace is a Managing Director of investment firm Robert W. Baird and also serves as President of the 8-team Suburban Chicago Connie Mack League.