Van Eyk was taken in the 19th Round of the 2017 MLB Draft out of Steinbrenner High. As a senior, Van Eyk was 5-1 with a 0.73 earned run average, recording 56 strikeouts in 38.1 innings pitched. He earned first team All-American honors and was ranked No. 57 in the Perfect Game National Rankings.
Van Eyk was a gold medalist with the 18U USA National Team and led Steinbrenner to the 8A state championship in 2016.