Website Manager


Forest Hill Rec Baseball in Beautiful Harford County, Maryland

Chris Benjes
Phone: 410-937-6813
E-mail: [email protected]

Click HERE to go to the Travel Baseball Website


Registration for the 2023 Spring Baseball season (Ages 5 thru 15) started January 1.  Two ways to register:

1.  Download this form and mail it in with a check made out to FHRC.
2.  Surf the Web to our web site - - and login to register on-line with a credit card.

Registration for the 15-20 2023 Spring Baseball season is either on-line or with this form you can mail-in with a check.


8U Forest Hill Express Tryouts for the Fall 2023 season

Coming in June!  

Watch this space for more information.  Players cannot turn 9 after April 30, 2024.


15U/16U Forest Hill Express Open Tryouts for the Spring 2023 season

On Saturdays from January 21 through Feb 25 from 8:30 to 10 am at the Cages in Joppa, MD, 1204 Paul's Lane.

Try us out and get in some extra work before your high school season!

For more information, or to schedule a private evaluation, contact Head Coach Chris Holdaway, 410-937-4679


We are now accepting manager and coach applications for the 2023 Spring Rec Baseball season.  Download this form and return it to apply to be a baseball coach.  All coaches for 2023 must send one in, else we don't know you want to volunteer.

Click here for the 2023 Coach Application

Baseball meetings will be held in the Forest Lakes E.S. Activity Room on Monday  February 13 and March 13 starting at 7pm in the Activity Room of FLES.


2023 Spring Rec Manager Pool:

Patrick Gemmill, [email protected], 571-482-6850
Joe Conroy, [email protected], 443-910-4383
Red: Chad Wilson, [email protected], 703-655-6283 , [email protected]
Wendy Browne, [email protected], 443-904-0909
Jourdan Wiegand, [email protected], 240-485-7637

Age Group Director: Mike Kowatch
Bobby Neukum - n[email protected], 443-248-8088
Mike Buchanan, [email protected], 443-909-9951
Skip Davis, [email protected], 410-937-6399
Josh Crunkleton - [email protected], 410-231-0655
Adam Gable, [email protected], 443-752-4773

Eric DeGroat - [email protected],443-542-7136
Chris Guida - [email protected], 443-686-1906

Chris Pence - [email protected], 443-600-6466, Tom Yates, [email protected], 443-604-5588
Bill Szelega - [email protected], 410-982-2067


AGD: Jared Varaly - [email protected], 410-596-9343
Chuck Schillaci, [email protected], 215-429-5277
Jarod Callahan - [email protected], 443-567-0624
Bill Lins, [email protected], 410-588-6243

Marty Strunkstein,  [email protected], 443-903-4197


2023 Travel Managers:

Coming this Summer 2023:
  8U Travel Tryouts for the 2023 Fall and 2024 Spring seasons.
Manager:  Chris Viel, [email protected], 443-690-6093

9U Express: Jeff Di ienno,  484-667-7347, [email protected]
10U Express: Buddy Francisco, 253-278-2888, [email protected]
11U Express: Mike Michocki, 443-567-0606, [email protected]
12U Express: James Kautsch,  443-986-1285, [email protected]
13U Express: George Hutschenreuther, 410-776-9440, [email protected],
15U Express: Chris Holdaway, 410-937-4679, [email protected]
19U Express - Bill Hart, 301-704-0597, [email protected]


 January 1, 2023
 Baseball Registration begins
Mon Feb 13
Baseball Meeting in the FLES Activity Room
 Mon Mar 13
Baseball Meeting in the FLES Activity Room
 Friday March 10, 17, 24
 Umpire training, 7-9pm in the Forest Lakes Activity Room
 Sat Mar 18
 11-12 Draft at 3pm in Activity Center
 Sat Mar 25
10am: Coaches' Clinic
12pm: 5-6 Baseball uniform handout
1pm: 9-10 Draft  All at 2213 Commerce Drive in Forest Hill OR FLES Activity Room.
Equipment pickup at the equipment shed for 7-8 thru 13-15: Noon to 1:30.  Managers need to bring a deposit check.
 April 1
 Practices can start
 Sun Apr 9
 Easter Sunday.  No scheduled practices.
 Fri Apr 21
 Complex Prep Day for Opening Day - no practices or games
 Sat Apr 22
 Opening Day
 Wed May 3
 7-8 Team Photos
 Fri May 5 5-6 Team Photos
 May 27-29 Memorial Day weekend
 Fri Jun 9 or 16
 7-8 all-star game at 6pm
 Sat Jun 10 or 17
 5-6 and 7-8 pizza parties, 13-15 all-star game


The Forest Hill Recreation Council On-line Site
P.O. Box 237 
Forest Hill, Maryland 21050

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