18U - 16U Player Profile

Leighton, Steven

Player Biography

Courtesy: Mudville Sports Information


#17 – Steven Leighton


Steven was a member of the 2010 Mudville Pinnacle team before moving to the 2010 Wilkinson Cardinals team in June.  Steven was a member of the 2009 Mudville Pinnacle 18U team, noted for being the club’s all-time team for most wins in one season, 58 … Captured the 2009 AABC Connie Mack Washington State Championship … Placed 4th at the AABC Connie Mack Western Regional in Hayward, California … Placed 4th at the NBC 19U World Wood Bat Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma … Participated in 6 tournament championship games … including two other 2009 tournament championships; Triple Crown Series Memorial Day Invitational and the Skagit River Mid-Summer Classic … Finalists at the Palouse Summer Series, Cardinal Classic and Toyota Bash … Finished tied for 5th in the Baden and Shockers tournament events …Rated on the BBNW Class of 2010 Watch List, in the state of Washington by BaseballNorthwest.com in 2009 …

Steven joined the Mudville Ironmen in 2002 and played for Head Coach Steve Leighton … Played for Mudville 6 of the past 7 years … Participated at Cooperstown CDP Hall of Fame Invitational in 2004 … Member of 2005 CABA 13U Western Regional Champions …

Steven is a 2010 Eastside Catholic School graduate … a 2-year letterman at Eastside Catholic School who played for Head Coach Kurt Boyd in 2010 … In 2010, lead EC to a Mountain Division 2nd seed, one game out of first ... Posted a 1-1 record with 2 saves, 4.47 ERA in 15.2 innings pitched in 2010 ... Participated in the 2010 3A Metro-KingCo Senior Feeder Game ... Named to the 2010 All-Metro Honorable Mention Team ... In 2010 committed to Yakima Community College to play baseball ...


  • Favorite Thing to Do (Other than baseball): Hanging out with friends
  • Favorite Food: Cheeseburgers Favorite Class: Math
  • Favorite Musician: Second Hand Serenade
  • Favorite Hobby: Snowboarding
  • Favorite Pro Baseball Player Most Like You: Jamie Moyer
  • Favorite Moment in Sports: Pitching a no-hitter for Mudville Pinnacle 16U in 2008

High School Information
School: Eastside Catholic Class Of: 2010
Position: LHP/1B Batting Average:
Ht: 6'4" Wt: 230 Bat: Left Throw: Left

Academic Records
GPA: 2.8 SAT (M): SAT (V): ACT:
College Choice or Signed with: *Yakima Community College
Possible College Major: Construction Management