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ABOUT 17co

Founded by current professional players John Nester and Casey Harman, 17co's sole focus is on impacting the game in a positive way, especially in South Carolina. They have been training athletes locally for 10+ years and have a strong track record of developing college/pro level players. 

Our goal in training athletes is simple:

Give them the best resources available to be successful and teach them how to be their own coach.

Performance Center Staff

John Nester - Director of Player Development

John has been playing or coaching at the professional level since 2010 after being drafted out of Clemson University by the Oakland Athletics.  He has since spent time playing throughout many different levels of minor league baseball as well as spent two years as the Minor League Catching Instructor for the San Diego Padres (2016,2017). 

Tre Smith - Fielding & Hitting Coordinator

Tre spent 2 years in the CCBC Catonsville Cardinals program where he received honors for All-Conference, All-Region, and All-Maryland JUCO. He transferred to Newberry where he finished his degree and again was a key player for the team. During his 4 year college career, Tre hit .350 and drove in 152 RBI

Tyler Wilson - Pitching Coordinator

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Paul Ouellette - Hitting and Fielding Instructor

Paul played at Florida Institute of Technology where he earned All SSC 1st Team honors and is in the Hall of Fame. Paul owns several career records including career Triples & total bases. Following his baseball career he became the assistant coach at Florida Tech in 1992, in which the team made it’s only D2 college world series appearance.

Sam Jones - Catching and Hitting Instructor
Chase Barbary - Catching and Hitting Instructor

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"2" Pack

"2" Pack

Regular price $25.00
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Our "2" pack is specifically for catchers to add to their collection.  Having a 32oz and 21oz ball is essential to your daily needs.  You can use these balls for receiving drills, transfer drills, throwing drills, arm-care exercises, and more...
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Tri-Blend DTP Shirt
Tri-Blend DTP Shirt
Tri-Blend DTP Shirt
Tri-Blend DTP Shirt

Tri-Blend DTP Shirt

Regular price $29.00
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Enjoy a brand new crew neck track shirt with a fit, feel and durability of a well-loved vintage piece. This tri-blend track t-shirt is made from a mix of polyester, cotton and rayon, which gives it a unique texture. The fabric also makes sure that the shirt is elastic and retains shape, is durable, yet comfy, and drapes against the body creating a slimmer look.

• 50% polyester, 25% ring-spun combed cotton, 25% rayon*

Size guide

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Chest (inches) 30-32 34-36 38-40 42-44 46-48 48-50
Waist (inches) 28-30 30-32 32-33 33-34 36-38 40-42
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3/4 Raglan

3/4 Raglan

Regular price $28.00
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Super comfortable, light-weight poly-cotton blend makes for a perfect summer/spring shirt!

Size guide

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Chest (inches) 30-32 34-36 38-40 42-44 46-48 48-50
Waist (inches) 28-30 30-32 32-33 33-34 36-38 40-42
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Our Facility

255 Mill Street A
Taylors, South Carolina

Mon - Fri, 1:00 - 10:00pm
Saturday, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, CLOSED