North Jersey Avalanche


16/18u Petonak/Drury​

Cathy Petonak


Steve Petonak


Jim Drury


  • To play in approximately (4-6) tournaments in the Spring/Summer (April-July)
  • To play in approximately (4-6) tournaments in the Fall (September-October)
  • To attend practices outdoors (weather permitting) 1-2 times a week (one weekday and Sunday’s)
  • To have optional batting practices at an indoor facility that you pay when you attend
  • To participate in 7 weeks of training in the winter (Saturday nights) (January-February)
  • A Team Parent will be appointed to expedite all communication between the coach and the players/families and the organization
  • Coaches will give you tournament schedule as soon as it is available
  • Coaches will tell you uniform selection of the day
  • Hotel blocks will be set up for the team (if needed)
  • Game Changer membership

  • To be on time and prepared for all games and practices
  • To bring a positive attitude to all games and practices
  • To give 100%... always
  • To be respectful of your coach(es), teammates and parents at all times.
  • To inform coaches if you are unable to attend any games and practices as soon as possible.
  • To book your hotels in a timely manner
  • To provide the Team Parent or Coach with a copy of your birth certificate before play starts

*Fees include insurance, trainer’s salaries, training equipment, field rentals and tournaments

**Fees do NOT include Uniforms or Player/Family Travel Expenses

Uniform Fees include:  (3) uniform shirts, (1) navy blue Mizuno pants (number embroidered on left leg), (2) pairs of socks – white and Carolina, (1) belt – white, (1) Avalanche Helmet, (1) Avalanche Bat bag/Catcher’s bag – Cost is $335/$355

Additional:    (1) pair of socks – pink, (1) belt – pink – Cost is $40


Blanford, Madelyn242B/OF2024
Ecker, Kylee 111B/OF2024
Emery, Silje 63B/SS/OF2024
Forsythe, Lauren303B/OF2024
 Hutchinson, Caroline10P/1B2024
LaRose, Julia 8OF2024
Levedag, Taylor13C/1B/OF2025
Loffredo, Francesca18OF2024
Rafanello, Sam3SS2024
Sloan, Anastasiya 223B/2B2024
Sloan, Jasmine21OF/3B/P2024
Suhey, Ashley4C/UT2025
Turcios, Sophie25P/1B2024


5/28-29Stars & StripesDeptford
6/4-5Play for the Blue LineEaston, PA
6/11-12Jersey Outlaws Summer ShowcaseBordentown, NJ
6/18-19Father’s Day ClassicMt. Laurel
6/25-26Pride in the DiamondRockaway
7/9-10Battle for the BeltHowell
7/15-17Nightmare ClassicVoorhees/Westampton
7/25-29USSSA  NationalsOcean City, MD