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CTW Futures Program

Registration for our 2020 U8 Futures Program for the spring 2020 season is now open.   

Registration is open for for all players born in 2011, 2012, or 2013.   This program will focus on skill development  and will  include group hitting and pitching lessons

The  target schedule is 35 to 40 games to be played locally in the Chicagoland area and will consist of league games, double headers, round robin,  and tournaments.  

Indoor practices will be held on Saturday's from 1 to 3pm starting Saturday,  January 18th.    

For additional program details contact Phil Hempen at


Looking for a team for 2020?

Our 11u (2008) , 12u (2007) and 13u (2006)  teams are looking for additional players to round out and solidify rosters for the 2020 season. 

11u is looking for an infielder / outfielder and our 12u & 13u is looking for a pitcher.  

Our teams are practicing indoors multiple times a week as we gear up for the 2020 spring and summer season.  

Contact Phil Hempen at for additional information.

Bowling Tournament Postponed

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, CTW is postponing its upcoming Bowling Tournament.  A new date will be determined at a future date.

Stay Safe!  


2019 - 2020 Crush Tidal Waves

10u 09- Dan Kozlowski  
10u 09- Josh Nordahl                      
11u 08- Nicole Jordan - Infield
11u 08- Phil Hempen 
12u 07- Brent Carroll -
12u 07- Ed Gottstein - Pitcher

13u 06- Dawn Jackson - Pitcher

14u 05 - Don Di Silvio - Utility Player

16u 04- Mike Johnson 

16u 03- Matt Berg
18u  01/02- Michael Johnson Sr

To schedule a private tryout contact please contact Phil Hempen at or 224-558-8806. 


5th Annual Spring Fever Tournament


Spring / Summer 2020 CTW Tournaments

Register for the CTW Summer Splash June 12 thru 14

Featuring separate pool and brackets for 9u, 10u, 11u, and 12u.

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