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Our goal at JK Sports is to run high quality tournaments at a low price.  Quality includes Field Maintenance after every other game, Temporary Fences installed at complex if allowed, Quality Trained Umpires and Unique Awards.  We have paired up with a few Organization to help raise donations for a local food pantry and Humane Society.

Co-Founder Chris Johnson


Born and raised in Fairfield Iowa, Chris moved to Burlington to play Baseball at Southeastern Community College & start a degree in Business.   Chris has been a Sales Representative at Sterzing Potato Chips for 12+ years.  Chris has enjoyed Umpiring Softball and Baseball for the past 12 years. The St Louis Cardinals is his favorite professional sports teams., while rooting for the Iowa Hawkeyes for Collegiate sports.  Chris has served as the Southeast Iowa Youth Umpire Association Secretary since 2016.  Chris and His Wife Amanda have been a host family to Burlington Bees Baseball team since 2013.

Co-Founder Mike Kerr


Born and raised in Mt Pleasant Iowa. Mike Graduated from Iowa Wesleyan University with a Degree in Criminal Justice and Sociology. Mike has been married to Karla for 18+ years.  Mike has worked for Mt Pleasant Community School District for 21 years as a Juvenile Court Based Liaison Officer. Mike is a 2x National Champion playing Men's Slow Pitch Softball. With his free time Mike enjoys hunting and fishing.  Mike also enjoys volunteering for the Midwest Old Threshers Reunion that is held in Mt Pleasant Iowa every Labor Day weekend.  Mike is a President of the Southeast Iowa Youth Umpire Association in Burlington Iowa.  Mike has also served as an elected official for Henry County. The past 6+ years Mike has served as one of three Township Trustees for Henry County.

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2500 Sunrise Ln, Burlington, Iowa 52601, United State


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