Hardball Academy 16U lands PG Super25 National Bid

Congratulations to the Hardball 16U showcase team who received their birth in the Perfect Game Super 25 National tournament in Fort Meyers, FL.

Team members:

Davin Garcia, Kyle McMahan, Peyton Sawyer, Dylan Byrd, Brandon Andrews, Austin Pratt, Blake Schultz, Michael May, Braydon Fisher, Mason Conerly, Kyle Schroeder, Brandon Valdez, Gavin Long, John O’Banion, and JT Manbeck,

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Hardball Players-All District Selections

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Congrats to the following 24-6A all district Players

Blake Schultz

Noah Sorrels

Brandon Bolt

Jacob Crain

Ryder Moore

Tyrone Thomas

Drew Minter

Itchy Burts

Brandon Valdez

Jack Kelly

Walter Demasi

Wishing the following Santa Fe/Hardball Players luck in the Regional Simi Final

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Cody Plowman

Jake Blakenship

John Snider

David Reyna

Drew Shaver

Blake Bess

 

 

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HARDBALL 16U FRESHMAN TEAM TRYOUT

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Hardball will be holding our 16u Freshman team tryout this Saturday from 3-5 pm

The tryout is currently scheduled @ 3200 Deats Rd, Dickinson

However with the weather this week, this location may change. Please check website or social media outlets for updates on location.

If you are interested in your son trying out for this team, please contact our team coordinator Josh Cathcart

josh@hardballacademy.com

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Velocity Enhancement Pitching Camp

10 Week Velocity Enhancement Pitching Camp 

 Summer 2016

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When: Starts June 9th (every Tue and Thur)

Time: 10:00-11:30

Where: Hardball Academy Pearland

Ages: High School and College Players

Cost: $260 deposit and (2) payments of $250 or payment in full ($720)

This Camp is designed for incoming and current high school players and college players.  The main focus of this camp is to build velocity through enhancing movement patterns (learning how to use your body more efficiently) and through using proven training techniques.  Players will refine individual pitching mechanics to develop maximum velocity and control. Pitchers will learn through specialty drills and sport specific strength training how to:  Use their bodies to create force, momentum, leverage, sequencing, synchronization, and explosiveness.  These methods are backed by current research studies (kinetic & kinematic analysis) and updated training methods.  Pitchers will use high-speed video analysis to evaluate mechanics.  As well, all pitchers will be taught a  proven arm care program that aids in preventing injuries, and improves arm strength, range of motion, and endurance.  All positions wishing to increase “arm strength” are welcome to attend.

This 12 year program has seen over 200 pitchers increase their velocities by an average of 5.5 mph.  Some pitchers have seen gains up to 9-12 mph while also improving control, endurance, flexibility, athleticism, range of motion, functional strength, and reducing the risk of injuries! We have had 37 pitchers touch 90 mph in the last 4 years that have gone through the VE program.

3D Kinetic Video Analysis will be offered at this camp. Click on the link to see an example of the analysis.

For more information and to sign up visit the camp link at www.hardballacademy.com

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Incoming Freshman 16U tryout

 

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Hardball Academy will be hosting our incoming Freshman 16U summer/fall team tryout on Saturday MAY 21ST,  3-5pm  3200 Deats Rd. Dickinson, TX

This team will compete in local 16U events throughout the summer and fall t0 prepare the boys for high school baseball coming up next Spring.  6 summer tournaments, 6-7 field practices in the summer.  6-7 Fall tournaments as well.

In addition; training sessions, and strength training sessions will be made available to those interested.

If you are interested in your son trying out for this team, please notify team coordinator

Josh Cathcart  josh@hardballacademy.com

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Little League Open day Raffle winners

Congratulations to the following winners at our raffle this last weekend.

Insider Bat- Stacy Flores

1 hour free Lesson – Stephen Antley

Mizuno MVP Series Glove- Connor Keys

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Tryout: Hardball 17/18U

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On Sunday May 1st from 3:30-5:30 Hardball Academy will host our 17/18U summer and fall team tryout.

Location: 3200 Deats Rd.  Dickinson, TX

This will be a high level travel team with the intentions of getting these players college looks over the summer and fall.  Travel is required.

If you are interested in trying out for this team, please contact Richie Beard Richie@hardballacademy.com

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