Oilers Player Information
The Olean Oilers organization aims to produce a positive experience for all players. We welcome questions from players and parents at any time!
OILER PLAYER CONTRACT FOR VIEWING-The player contract will be given to the players at check in for review and signature. 2019 player check in will be on May 30, 2017 starting at noon at the townhouses. At check in players will receive their room assignments, keys, game and practice gear.
Player's Summer Residence:
The Olean Oilers baseball players reside on the beautiful campus of St. Bonaventure University in the townhouses. The townhouses are furnished including a dining area with table and chairs, a living area with seating, a kitchen with a refrigerator, stove and microwave. The townhomes have a common living area and either single or double bedrooms with an XL twin bed (bring XL, extra long sheets). There is ample parking for players who are able to bring a car and for visiting family. Several area stores and restaurants are within walking/biking distance of the campus. Campus security is available 24/7. The team usually shares 6 townhomes located directly next to each other.
The Olean Oilers will play at Bradner Stadium West State St. Olean, NY.
What to bring:
Baseball pants (2-4 gray pants)
Clothing/shoes (Laundry facility located at the townhouses-no charge)
Twin Sheet Set XL, blanket, pillow
Phone, earbuds, Ipad, laptop, chargers etc.
Small bag for traveling
Swim Trunks (hey, you never know)
Spending money for meals and recreation
Home and away jersey (to be returned at the end of the season)
Oilers practice T-shirts
Oilers practice shorts
Oilers baseball hats
Pass for use of St. Bonaventure's Richter Center, a state-of-the-art fitness center
Players will be responsible for meals, however light snacks will be brought to the townhouses throughout the summer. There are also several occasions where meals are provided for the players at Bradner Stadium after home games and following away games when the team travels by bus.
Travel to games:
Players typically share rides for games that are a short distance from Olean. A gas allowance will be given to players who drive to away games. For games that are of longer distances a player bus will be provided.
Tops Friendly Markets
Ried's Food Barn
Park and Shop Service Stores
Restaurants: (to name a few)-*indicates local favorites
*The Beef -n- Barrel (Specializes in beef dishes) outdoor eating (Must Have-Beef on Weck!)
*Angee's Restaurant (Italian/American) Patio and music (Our favorite-Chicken Parmesan)-patio, live music
*Rafi's Platter-American, Mediterranean-outdoor seating (Must Have-Chicken Curry, Seafood Platter, Coconut Crusted Grouper)-Beautiful patio, live music
*The Bistro (American and International) Patio (Our favs-Fried Mozzarella Slices, Beef Tenderloin Medallions)
The Century Manor (Steakhouse) patio (Our Favorite-Filet mignon)
*Tasta Pizza (our favs-The daily special or steak sub, wings!)
*Mio Gelato's (Pizza and Ice Cream) Must have-Pizza, Chicken Wing PIzza)
*Grand Slam Grill (Favorites-Buffalo Chicken Sandwich)
Mirchi (Indian and American)
The Point (American)
Ravyn and Robyn (Italian)
*Hammerback Bar and Grill (American)
*Third Base(It's all good!)
Union Whiskey (Food and drinks)
Four Mile Brewery (Our favorites-flatbread pizzas and locally made beer)
Oishi (Japanese steakhouse)
Tim Horton's-Who doesn't love Tim Hortons!
*Renna's Pizza (Our Favorite-pepperoni pizza, cheese calzone)
AJ's Pizza-(our favs-Chicken wing pizza, Balsamic Chicken Crumble salad)
Tasty Time (Ice cream)
Good Times: Batting cages, bowling, mini golf, volleyball, ping-pong, food
Droney Fitness (24 hours)
St. Bonaventure University Richter Fitness Center
St. Bonaventure trail
Kayaking-from Four Mile Brewery on the Allegany River
Fishing-Allegany River located within walking distance from the townhomes
William O. Recreation Center
Rock City Park
Sky High Adventure Park-Ellicottville, NY (30 minutes)
Seneca Allegany Casino-Salamanca NY-(20 minutes from Olean)
St. Bonaventure Golf Course, Holiday Valley Golf Course, Birch Run Golf Course
Olean General Hospital (and Immediate Treatment Center)-515 Main St. Olean, NY 14760
MASH Urgent Care-921 Wayne St. Olean, NY 14760
Olean Physical Therapy Professionals-3132 W. State St. Olean, NY (716) 372-6787
Champion Orthopedics and Sports Medicine-3132 W. State St. Olean, NY (716) 372-3212
Country Inn and Suites-3270 Rt. 417, Olean, NY 14760
Best Western Plus University Inn-3051 West State St., Olean, NY 14760
Microtel Inn and Suites-3234 NYS Rt. 417, Olean, NY 14760
Hampton Inn-101 Main St. Olean, NY 14760