Baseball: Junior Varsity

# Name Class  Hometown
1 Jack Chorske 2022 New York, NY
3 Sam Mackenzie 2021 Burlington, VT
4 Gale Gai 2022 Guangdong, China
6 Connor Olson 2022 Greenwich, CT
7 Nyle Kamil 2022 Westborough, MA
8 Ben King 2021 Keene, NH
10 Ryan Shin 2022 Seoul 06004, Korea
11 Pierce Patterson 2021 Austin, TX
12 Tynan Creagh 2022 Deerfield, MA
13 Gabe Zaccheo 2022 Greenfield, MA
14 Charlie Sinnott 2021 Wellesley, MA
16 Rocky Xia 2021 Amherst, MA
18 Tait Kline 2022 East Chatham, NY
19 Zach Milton 2019 Canton, MA
22 Chijioke Achebe 2021 West Orange, NJ
24 Quinn Downie 2020 South Deerfield, MA
27 Jack de Bruyn Kops 2021 South Deerfield, MA
Jack Shanahan 2021 Toronto, ONT
Will Holland 2021 MANAGER Charlotte, NC
  • A Psychology major and Spanish minor at Union College, Sam graduated in 2007 and was honored with two awards: the Community Excellence Award for outstanding community service and the Sports Leadership Excellence Award, for outstanding participation and leadership in intramural sports. Sam has lots of experience working with young people. He served as Camp Leader and Program Director at Camp Belknap in New Hampshire for eight summers and worked for a number of years as a leader of the American Reads Program at Union. Sam also worked as a tour leader with Galakiwi, guiding groups on tours to the Galapagos in Ecuador.

  • Jeff joined Deerfield Academy in 2018 as a science teacher.  He has taught biology, chemistry and physics as well as a variety of interdisciplinary courses at Allegheny College in Pennsylvania,  Episcopal High School in Virginia,  St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire, and the Catlin Gabel School in Oregon.  A two-time recipient of the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program’s Teacher Recognition Award, Jeff sees himself primarily as a coach in the classroom  to motivate students to challenge themselves.  Jeff is currently teaching Advanced Placement Chemistry and Chemistry 1A.  Jeff and his wife Lesley live in Child’s House.   

  • Tim was born and raised in Hamilton, NY. He graduated from Bowdoin College in 2007, where he majored in American History and played ice hockey. Voted MVP by his teammates, Tim was also elected team captain for his final season. Off the ice at Bowdoin, Tim worked for the college as assistant sports information director and did his best to explore the Maine coast. After graduating, Tim played professionally in Germany for one season, helping his squad win the league championship.

    Tim came to Deerfield in the fall of 2008, and served as the assistant boys hockey coach for eight seasons before taking the head coaching position in the fall of 2016. In the spring, Tim also coaches the JV Baseball team.

    In addition to attending a wide range of showcases and camps in the Northeast and Canada, Tim has worked at regional USA Player Development Camps in the Southeastern, Pacific, and Rocky Mountain Districts.