Prep Baseball Report

2019 PBR IA Team Capsule: Urbandale

Rob Allison
Prep Baseball Report Iowa

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As we prepare for the upcoming 2019 high school season, we will be taking a preseason glimpse at programs from around the state. 

Team: Urbandale
Nickname: J-Hawks
Class: 4A
League: CIML
Head Coach: Jeremy Heinen
Years as Head Coach at School: 4
2018 Overall Record: 36-6
2018 League Record: NA
2018 League Finish: NA
2018 Post-Season Finish: 4A State Champions

Starting Position Players Lost
: 5
Pitchers with 15+ Innings Lost: 3

Returning Starters: 4
Pitchers with 15+ Innings Returning: 3

Carter Troncin- DMACC
Luke Llewellyn- Kirkwood CC
Noah Cook- Johnson County CC
Brady Roberts- Northwestern College
Luke Patzner- Heartland CC
Ben DeKruyf- Wartburg

Brook Heinen, OF, 2019 (Kirkwood CC Commit)
Kip Cullinan, 1B, 2019 (Northwestern College Commit)
Ty Cowley, OF, 2019 (Simpson College Commit)
Lucas Strain, 3B/RHP, 2019

Brook Heinen, OF, 2019- Kirkwood CC Commit

Ty Langenberg, RHP, 2020

Uncommitted Ty Langenberg, RHP, 2020


Gehrig Christensen, SS/C, 2021 (U. of Iowa Commit)

"This has been a great group to work with in the off-season and very excited to see their hard work pay off for them. With the success, we had last year they are eager to show that they can play as well." Head Coach Jeremy Heinen



We appreciate all of the help provided by high school coaches across the state assisting with our preseason coverage. Coaches- you can request a link to complete questionnaire by emailing Rob Allison at [email protected] if you did not receive it via email previously.