Website Manager

YOUTH SPORTS

Baseball Training Academy, Camps and Clinics


Baseball Training Academy


Designed for players to advance their core baseball skills including fielding, hitting, and base running; The J is excited to announce its new Training Academy.  The J will provide the coaches and equipment and all training sessions take place at the J’s new turf field complex (except for Winter session as noted below).

Phil Hannon serves as the Director of Instruction for the Academy.  Coach Hannon served as the Head coach for the Baker University Baseball team for 17 years before recently retiring.  Coach Hannon played and coached minor league baseball before taking the coaching position with Baker and also now serves as a part time scout.

Coach Hannon will directly oversee all aspects of the Academy including staff and curriculum.

Spring Baseball Training Academy
Set up to provide maximum flexibility, the Spring Academy allows participants to come one or more days per week based upon their schedule.  Easily work around sports and school schedules.  There is no limit to how many sessions one may attend each week.  All sessions take place at The J's turf field complex.

Great opportunity for teammates to train and prepare for the upcoming season.


March 18 -April 16*

Current 4th/5th graders  Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from (New Time) 6:30-7:45 pm (come to one or more sessions each week)

Current 6th-8th graders Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from (New Time) 6:30-7:45 pm (come to one or more sessions each week)

Tuition: $120     $90 for J members

*Please note the following dates that the Academy will not be open – March 19, 28, April 4, 8

Preseason Baseball Skills Clinic (2nd/3rd graders)

New for 2019 - the Preseason Baseball Skills Clinic will cover the basic disciplines of baseball hitting, fielding and throwing.  This is a great opportunity for young players to get in some extra practice before games start. Contact Mitch Martin the J Baseball Supervisor for more information at [email protected] or 913.327.8011.

Dates: March 19 - April 16 (Location Field #1 at The J)

Current 2nd/3rd Graders
on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 6:40 (Skill Level: Beginner / Intermediate)

Current 2nd/3rd Graders on Tuesdays from 6:50 to 8:00 (Skill Level: Intermediate / Advanced)

Tuition: $80 $60 for J members

Spring Pitching Clinics


Learn the proper pitching mechanics needed to become more consistent and lay the foundation for being able to increase pitching velocity while minimizing potential arm injuries.  Taught by knowledgeable coaches with a small player to coach ratio.  Timed to help young pitchers prepare for their spring/summer season.  Great opportunity for teams to have their pitchers hit the ground running by the start of the season.  All sessions will take place at The J's turf field complex.

Wednesdays, March 20-April 17

3rd-5th Graders from (New Time) 6:30-7:30 pm
6th-8th Graders from (New Time) 6:30-7:30 pm

Tuition:  $85; with J member discount $65  -- Limited Spots Remain

Spring Break Baseball Camps and Clinics

Spring Break Instructional Camp for 3rd-6th Graders

Have fun working on your baseball skills during spring break.  The camp will feature experienced coaches that will lead participants through drills to improve on their hitting, fielding and base running skills.  Fun games will also be played during the week.  Please have your children bring a hat, glove, and a water bottle.  Listed below are the times for each age group.  All sessions will take place at the KC Sports Club indoor facility at 3610 West 95th Street.

March 11-15, 2019


3rd/4th Graders:  9:00 AM - 12 PM

5th/6th Graders:  9:00 AM - 12 PM

Tuition: $150; with J member discount $110



Contact Mitch Martin at 913.327.8011 or [email protected] for more information on the J's Baseball Training Camps and Clinics.


Registration Listing

2019 Spring Baseball Training Academy

Designed for players to advance their core baseball skills including fielding, hitting, and base running; The J is excited to announce its new Training Academy.  The J will provide the coaches and equipment and all training sessions take place at the J’s new turf field complex. Phil Hannon serves as the Director of Instruction for the Academy.  Coach Hannon served as the Head coach for the Baker University Baseball team for 17 years before recently retiring.  Coach Hannon played and coached minor league baseball before taking the coaching position with Baker and also now serves as a part time scout.Coach Hannon will directly oversee all aspects of the Academy including staff and curriculum.

Spring Baseball Training Academy - 4th-5th graders

Registration closes on 03/25/2019 at 03:45 PM
Season Dates: 03/18/2019 to 04/18/2019
$120.00

Spring Baseball Training Academy - 6th-8th graders

Registration closes on 03/25/2019 at 03:45 PM
Season Dates: 03/18/2019 to 04/18/2019
$120.00

2019 Spring Baseball Pitching Clinics

Learn the proper pitching mechanics needed to become more consistent and lay the foundation for being able to increase pitching velocity while minimizing potential arm injuries.  Taught by knowledgeable coaches with a small player to coach ratio.  Timed to help young pitchers prepare for their spring/summer season.  Great opportunity for teams to have their pitchers hit the ground running by the start of the season.  All sessions will take place at The J's turf field complex.

Wednesdays, March 6-April 17 (will not meet on March 13)
4th-5th Graders from 6 - 7 pm
6th-8th Graders from 7:15 - 8:15 pm

2019 Spring Pitching Clinics : 3rd-5th grades

Registration closes on 03/25/2019 at 03:45 PM
Season Dates: 03/20/2019 to 04/18/2019
Show Details
$85.00

2019 Spring Pitching Clinics: 6th-8th grades

Registration closes on 03/25/2019 at 03:45 PM
Season Dates: 03/20/2019 to 04/18/2019
Show Details
$85.00

2019 C You in the Major Leagues Baseball Camp

Participants will take part in four days of drills at the Jewish Community Center baseball complex in Overland Park all under the direction of Dayton Moore of the Kansas City Royals.  Coaching will be provided by knowledgeable baseball people from the Kansas City Royals organization and successful teen players will also serve as role models and mentors during the week.  Participants will have the opportunity to learn and grow as baseball players, as they work on improving their fielding, throwing, batting and base running techniques.

Camp Days (Monday-Thursday): 9:30 am - 12:30 pm with daily check-in starting at 9:15 am at the JCC

2019 C You in the Major Leagues Baseball

Registration closes on 06/17/2019 at 11:45 PM
Season Dates: 06/17/2019 to 06/20/2019
$175.00

Contact

Jewish Community Center

5801 West 115th StreetOverland Park KS 66211Phone: 913.327.8005Fax: 913.327.8040Rainout Line: 913.543.5240 
   

Email: [email protected]

Contact Us

Jewish Community Center

5801 West 115th StreetOverland Park KS 66211Phone: 913.327.8005Fax: 913.327.8040Rainout Line: 913.543.5240 
   

Email: [email protected]

Copyright © 2019 Youth Sports at the J  |  Privacy Statement |  Terms Of Use |  TSHQ License Agreement Log In