STAFF

BE WHO YOU NEEDED WHEN YOU WERE YOUNGER

These are the words we live by. Meet our team.

Jordan Blundell

PROGRAM DIRECTOR and HEAD COACH
BA. Intl Business

Jordan has 20+ years of experience at the College Baseball level. As a player, Jordan was named to the NAIA All-American Team(‘03), was selected to multiple All-Conference and All-Region Teams, played in the 2004 NAIA World Series and was inducted into the University of Jamestown Athletic Hall of Fame. Following his collegiate playing days Jordan played professionally with the Schaumburg Flyers of the Northern League.

In 2005, Jordan became the Head Baseball Coach at Vancouver Island University, spending 12 years leading the Mariners Baseball program, winning a CCBC Championship in 2009 and having 2 players selected in the MLB Draft. While at Vancouver Island University, Jordan started a youth development program Vancouver Island Baseball Institute(VIBI) and was instrumental in the creation of the Dover Bay High School Baseball Academy. Over 100 players received scholarship offers during Jordan’s tenure in Nanaimo with VIU and VIBI.

Along with his Evolution Baseball programming duties, Jordan serves as the AGM and Head Coach of the Edmonton Prospects Baseball Club of the Weatern Canadian Baseball League(WCBL).

Nick Salahub

PITCHING COORDINATOR
BA. Intl Business

Still Writing His Thesis! More Info On Coach Nick Soon!

Mason French

PITCHING COACH/ADMINISTRATION DIRECTOR
DBA Marketing

Mason was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta and has been
involved in the Elite Edmonton baseball scene for over 10-years. His playing career was with the Edmonton Cardinals (SEEBA) where he primarily pitched, if he wasn’t pitching he was filling in anywhere except catching. In addition to several years of volunteering at all age levels, Mason has also been coaching alongside Jordan Blundell for
the past year with Evolution baseball. He also is the Assistant Coach & Pitching Coach for the 18U AA SJP team. As if that wasn’t enough he also is the scorekeeper for the Edmonton Prospects baseball organization. 

Gavin Turinek

IF/OF COACH/ HITTING INSTRUCTOR

Gavin grew up in Edmonton Alberta, and attended the FX Baseball Academy. Throughout his playing career he played for; SEEBA, Spruce Grove, and SJP. Following his midget career Gavin pursued a coaching opportunity as the assistant coach for the Midget AAA SJP team in 2018, and he would continue in that role until 2019. In 2020 Gavin got his first Head Coach job for the Midget AA SJP team. Following a great year running the SJP team; Gavin was offered the Head Coach job for the U18 AAA SEEBA Expos for 2021. Gavin is currently the Head Coach for the U18 AAA SEEBA Expos and the President of the SJP Organization.

Brock Withrow

HITTING COACH/ OFFENSIVE STRATEGY
BCom. Public Relations

Brock has been in baseball since he was old enough to pick up a bat. Starting with tee ball and finishing in University, Brock has played all levels of baseball. Growing up in Sherwood Park, Brock played his minor baseball for Sherwood Park Minor Baseball Association (SPMBA), including his last two seasons at the 18U  AAA level.  Brock was a two-way player, Pitching and playing 3rd Base earning a scholarship to play for the Vancouver Island University Mariners baseball team of the Canadian College Baseball Conference(CCBC).  Brock played three seasons for the VIU Mariners before  transferring home to the Metro Edmonton area to finish his CCBC career with the Edmonton Collegiate Baseball Club Trappers.