NET Elite Baseball is designed to help provide meaningful experiences, competition, and training for student athletes. Our goal is to grow with the community and help give kids the best chance to play baseball in front of colleges, scouts, and other teams that they wouldn't normally compete against.
NET Elite Baseball was founded by, former professional baseball player, Wesley Jones. Wesley partnered with his brother, Brad, and together they launched the company in 2014. NET Elite offers tournaments to youth ages 7U-18U and are open to any affiliated or non-affiliated summer teams. All youth tournaments are held at the best local facilities and Showcase events are held at College and University facilities, Minor League Stadiums, and High School fields.
Each tournament will have its own, predetermined, format; all will include a minimum game guarantee. The majority of tournaments will be played in a round robin fashion, followed by a Championship round single elimination. Tournaments containing championship rounds will be predetermined based on the number of teams advancing. Please refer to our Tournaments page for more information about tournament formats.
Wesley Jones, Baseball Director, firstname.lastname@example.org, 423-943-8297
Wesley was born and raised in Kingsport, Tenn. where he was a stand-out athlete at Dobyns-Bennett High School. He went on to attend Milligan College where he set numerous college records on the baseball diamond, and obtained his degree in Kinesiology. Wesley, finished his senior season at Milligan in the top 5 in the conference in almost all offensive categories, and was selected first team All-Conference and Golden Glove. After college, Wesley spent time in the minors and in the Florida Minor League Camp. He spent 2 season in the Frontier League with the London Rippers and the Frontier League Road Warriors. In 2013, Wesley played with the Raton Osos in the Pecos League where he set a franchise record in single season stolen bases.
Wesley and his wife, Wesley, now reside in Kingsport, Tenn. with their son Dawson.
Bradford Jones, Director of Operations, email@example.com, 423-765-9255
Bradford was born in Kingsport, TN and attended college at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Bradford attended Dobyns-Bennett High School in Kingsport where he was an All-State Athlete before attending UTC. At UTC he was able to continue his athletic career running track for the Mocs and legendary coach Bill Gautier. Along with his other endeavors, Bradford has spend the last several years working with the New York Mets Appalachian League affiliate Kingsport Mets.
Bradford has spent much of his time traveling the country and spending significant time in Mexico and Arizona, with CrossRoads Mission, a faith-based Missions organization. Bradford lives in Blountville, TN with his wife, Melissa, and thier 5 children. Bradford currently sits on the Athletic Advisory Committee for the City of Kingsport, as well as, holding multiple board seats for local and Regional non-profits.