Wake Forest Shockwave is a showcase level travel baseball team based out of Wake Forest, North Carolina
15u with players in classes 2024 and 2025
Click 'Request Workout' if you are interested in playing for Shockwave.

Playing as Rawlings Prospects 15u - Summer 2022

Coach John Blowe
Shockwave Instructor
  • Professional Coaching
  • Player Exposure
  • Showcases
  • Collegiate Baseball Prep



Head Coach

Mark Hammel

Assistant Coach

Rob Ellison

Assistant Coach

Justin Aldridge

Assistant Coach

Jay Hardy
2    Jack Austin
Millbrook 2024
5    Tyler Ruta
Heritage 2025
8    Nathan Ellison
Thales Academy 2024
9    Drake Luvisi
Wake Forest 2025
16    Hayden Heath
Millbrook 2025
17    Fisher Hammel
Thales Academy 2024
18    Braden Beyer
Franklin Academy 2024
20    David Mertz
22    Cowan Myers
Millbrook 2024
23    Todd Timberlake
Heritage 2025
27    Jackson Hardy
34    Daniel Aldridge
Heritage 2025
44    Edwin Speas
Wake Forest 2025




About Us

Established 2015

Professional Coaching

  • Dedicated, frequent and consistent professional coaching

Player Exposure

  • Play the best teams in our region
  • Showcase events
  • Play D1 locally
  • PBR : Prospect Select : Perfect Game : Dynamic Baseball : Atlantic Coast : Triple Crown

Player Safety

  • We follow MLB Youth Guidelines to help protect arms
  • 2 mandatory "no throwing" periods (total of 4 months) each year
  • Arm bands, arm warmup, and dynamic warmup before all practices and games
  • Arm bands and light running after throwing

Best Value

  • 100% transparent budget
  • All fees collected go to tournaments, equipment and professional coaching
  • Structured payment plan

College Prep/Leadership Development

  • Preparing our players to play collegiate baseball and have strong leadership and team building skills.


Professional Coaching

Coach John Blowe

Coach Blowe serves as our primary on-field instructor.

  • Played collegiately at Louisburg Junior College (1989-90) and Barton College (1990-93)
  • Head Coach at Sanderson HS (2002-03), Riverside HS (2004-12) and Franklinton HS (2013-14)
  • Pac-6 Coach of the Year 2006, 2009 and 2010
  • Assistant Coach at Barton College (1996), Chowan College (2001) and Louisburg Junior College (2015)
  • Owner of trademarks "Winning Is Fun", "Don't Be A Spectator"



Request Workout

Shockwave is 14u as of 9/1/20. Our team is open to players in the classes of 2024 and 2025.