The Diamond Kings Baseball Club is a select baseball program offering the youth of Black Diamond, Maple Valley, Enumclaw and surrounding areas with the opportunity to develop sound, fundamental baseball skills.
Our goals are to develop good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, character, courage and respect for authority by engaging in supervised baseball competition.
Diamond Kings Baseball Club
30848 3rd Avenue
Black Diamond, WA 98010
Shane has enjoyed 10 years of playing professional baseball. Drafted by the San Diego Padres in 1996; Shane started his professional career on a high note. Earning MVP Honors and winning the Arizona League Championship, along with earning Topps Minor League Player of the year, and Topps Player of the Month for the month of August in which he batted .450, (45-100), 6 homeruns and 36 RBI's on his way to breaking single season RBI record. Drafted as a 3rd/1st basemen, he made the conversion to catcher finishing up in AA with the New York Yankees organization, being part of another championship season where they won the Eastern League, under manager Luis Sojo. After playing for seven seasons, Shane spent the next 4 years in the Army, stationed at Ft. Lewis and spending a year in Iraq. After his enlistment, Baseball was back in his life. Shane started doing personal instruction to give players the development that is needed to succeed in the game of Baseball. In 2008, Shane went back to play in The Golden Baseball League, and played the following three seasons in Chico, Ca, and for the Victoria Seals. Shane has been doing hitting and position specific instruction the last 8 years. Specializing in hitting and catching, and offers pitching and fielding lessons.