Hardball 13U Spring team

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Hardball Academy will be looking to fill a 13U team for the upcoming spring season.

Team Coordinator Josh Cathcart will be evaluating players on an individual basis by appointment in December.  If you are interested in trying out for this team before the actual tryout date please contact Coach Cathcart at josh@hardballacademy.com

We will be holding an open tryout toward the end of January to fill out the team, however we would like to look at as many players as possible before the tryout date which will be announced before the end of the year.

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Hardball 14U Spring Team

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Hardball Academy’s 14U team will be looking for 6 players to fill out our Spring season roster.

Team Coordinator, Josh Cathcart will be looking at players on an individual basis by appointment if you are interested in having your son become part of our travel team program.

We will be looking for high quality ballplayers to fill spots in our infield, outfield, and will also need some quality arms to fill spots left by freshmen who will be playing high school ball in the spring.

If interested please contact Coach Cathcart, josh@hardballacademy.com

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High School Spring Training Camp-update

Do to popular demand we have added a second session of the High School Spring Training Camp. Session 1 is full and we have 8 spots remaining in session 2.

6 Week Spring Training Camp

High School Players

Winter 2014

 

When:   Dec-Jan (Dec 2nd, 9th, 16th, 22nd, Jan 6th, 13th)

Time: Tuesday 7:30/8:30 (Session 1 is full as of 10/12) 8 spots open in session 2

Field Days/Times will be  December 14th, 21st,  Jan 11th, 18th         1:00 pm/3 pm

Where: Hardball Academy-Friendswood/Pearland and Deats Road Field (Dickinson)

Ages: High School Players Only (Fr-Sr)

Cost: $325

Limit: 15 players

This Camp is designed to prepare players for the upcoming high school season. The Camp will focus on skill specific training. Hitting, fielding, throwing, base running, sliding, bunting, are some of the skills that will be covered. We will also include agility/athleticism, speed/strength work in all practices. Players will be broken up into positions and taught the finer points of playing those specific positions….. This Camp will be conducted by a advanced level instructors (Coach Beard, Cathcart, Johnson) Hardball Academy.  Sign up today camp space is limited!

C- blocking, receiving, throwing, pop ups, footwork, relays, blocking the plate, communication

1B-  positioning for all situations, bag work, relays, bunt coverage, foul balls, digs, double plays, etc

2B/SS- bag work, double plays, pop ups, relays, double cuts, angles positioning for all situations, pop up communication with IF/OF

3B-positioning for all situations, relays, pop ups, foul pop ups, pop up communication, slow rollers, double plays, etc

 

Camp Payment Link

 

 

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Upcoming Baseball Camps

It will be that time before you know it. We have a wide variety of camps coming up this winter designed to get players ready for the upcoming spring season. For more information or to register click the link below. If you would like to get updated information on camps go to our homepage www.hardballacademy.com and sign up via e-mail, twitter, or facebook to get updated information.

6 Week High School Spring Training Camp- For Freshmen though Seniors
only 5 spots remaining……Starts in December
6 Week Spring Training Camp-Intermediate- For ages 11-13   15 spots open……..Starts in December
6 Week Basis skills Camp for ages 7-12       12 spots……..starts in December
Preseason Pitching/Hitting Seminar Seminar for coaches, players, and parents
Preseason Pitching Bootcamp- High School/Intermediate sessions….November through January. This camp is for those that have been in lessons or VE camp only. 1 class full………. 6 Spots open in class number 2
Recruiting Seminar- “Do’s and don’ts” for High School Players looking to play college baseball…..we will have college coaches in attendance as well. Jan 18th
Thanksgiving Camp 2 day camp the week of Thanksgiving Ages 7-13
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Hardball Academy High School “Spring Training”

6 Week Spring Training Camp

High School Players

Winter 2014

 

When:   Dec-Jan (Dec 2nd, 9th, 16th, 22nd, Jan 6th, 13th)

Time: Tuesday 7:30

Field Days/Times will be  December 14th, 21st,  Jan 11th, 18th         1:00 pm

Where: Hardball Academy-Friendswood/Pearland and Deats Road Field (Dickinson)

Ages: High School Players Only (Fr-Sr)

Cost: $325

Limit: 15 players

This Camp is designed to prepare players for the upcoming high school season. The Camp will focus on skill specific training. Hitting, fielding, throwing, base running, sliding, bunting, are some of the skills that will be covered. We will also include agility/athleticism, speed/strength work in all practices. Players will be broken up into positions and taught the finer points of playing those specific positions….. This Camp will be conducted by a advanced level instructors (Coach Beard, Cathcart, Johnson) Hardball Academy.  Sign up today camp space is limited!

C- blocking, receiving, throwing, pop ups, footwork, relays, blocking the plate, communication

1B-  positioning for all situations, bag work, relays, bunt coverage, foul balls, digs, double plays, etc

2B/SS- bag work, double plays, pop ups, relays, double cuts, angles positioning for all situations, pop up communication with IF/OF

3B-positioning for all situations, relays, pop ups, foul pop ups, pop up communication, slow rollers, double plays, etc

OF- fly ball communication, angles, misplayed fly balls, line drives, sun balls, working the fence, etc

P- PFP’s (covering first with different angles, double plays, backing up bases, but coverage’s, pick offs)

 

go to http://www.hardballacademy.com and go to camp link for more info

 

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Fall Hitting/Pitching-Training Camps

Hardball Academy is offering 2 camps for younger players this fall!
6 Week Fall Hitting Camp- This camp is designed for the younger hitter and will be great for those kids that are going from machine pitch to kid pitch
6 Week Beginning Level Pitching Camp- This camp is for kids that are just starting to pitch
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Pearland Little League

Congrats to Pearland Little League and their world series! What a great run! Hardball gives a special shout out to Brandon Slwinski (3 IP 5 K’s and 1 win) with a total of 3 hits) and Cole Smajastrala (1 HR)

Cole Smajastrala        Brandon Slwinski

http://www.khou.com/story/news/local/2014/08/23/pearland-east-returns-home-after-little-league-world-series-run/14511899/

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