The Irish Junior National Baseball Team

The Irish Junior National Baseball Team roster includes players from County Meath and County Wicklow in Ireland, as well as players from New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, California, and New Hampshire. All players are Irish citizens. The team will be competing in the 2017 18U European Championship Qualifiers in Zurich, Switzerland this summer. The tournament takes place the week of July 10-15.

Player Profile: Jack Costello

Jack Costello is a P/1B/3B from Ridgefield, CT.

IRISH CITIZENSHIP: Jack’s parents are both from County Tipperary — his father, Liam, is from Thurles and his mother, Teresa, is from Clonmel.

FAST FACTS: Jack recently visited his family in Tipperary in the summer of 2016… Jack’s favorite MLB team is the New York Yankees and his favorite MLB player is Starlin Castro.

MAKE A DONATION: The Irish Junior National Team is raising money for their trip to the European Championships in Zurich, Switzerland. A donation of $10 or more is greatly appreciated! All donations are processed by The Baseball United Foundation, a 501c3 charitable organization based in New York. Donations tax-deductible.