Building Champions Baseball Academy is proud to be the Kansas City area Rawlings Prospects affiliate. Building Champions was established in 2003 and is committed to the development of players on and off the field. The ultimate goal is to get players from the youth level to achieve success through high school and eventually at the collegiate level. Being a member of Rawlings Prospects only betters those chances as it increases the amount of exposure the players receive as a member of the teams. Building Champions currently has fourteen teams affiliated with Rawlings Prospects and looks to increase that amount in the future. Since being established Building Champions has sent more than 150 players to college on baseball scholarships and has seen Ten players reach the professional level. Of those seven players, one has made it to Major League Baseball with the St. Louis Cardinals (Trevor Rosenthal).