Winter Hitting/Strength Class
for high school players has completed and the results for the 15 players were very good. The class increase, on average, upped their exit speed off the tee by 3.5 mph. The class increase off of front toss was an average of 5 mph. The players showed a strong work ethic during the class and a desire to continue to make changes throughout the class. Highlighted players – Dryden Darby (15u) up 6 mph, Zac Storm (15u) up 10 mph, Vinny Bertone (15u) up 8 mph, Kendall Jeffers (18u) up 7 mph, and Billy Hampton (18u) up 6 mph.
The Team area is available for rent - $150 per hour (45'x100') - $250 for 2 hrs. The team area includes two batting cages and two mounds within the area. The hitting tunnels, and pitching tunnels are also available to rent. Rental for each tunnel is $40 per half hour or $80 per hour. Walk-ins welcome, appointments recommended. Please call to check on availability (913-829-1687).
Natural Baseball Academy offers private individual instruction to players of all ages. Our purpose in each lesson is to teach the player the proper techniques and fundamentals that will make them more successful at their current level of play as well as prepare them for the next level. Hitting - Catching - Fielding lessons are $40/half hour or $80/hour. Contact the Pitching Instructor of your choice for pricing.
What is Natural Baseball Academy?
Natural Baseball Academy is the premier indoor baseball/softball training facility in Olathe, Kansas. The facility offers over 15,000 sq. ft. of area with instructors available for private lessons (pitching, hitting, fielding, and catching) with an emphasis on the fundamentals needed to improve a player’s skill level. Four full length pitching tunnels, five hitting tunnels, and an infield area will provide the opportunity for a player to perfect their skills in a controlled environment. When a player walks into the Natural Baseball Academy, whether it's for a private lesson, tunnel rental, or for their team's practice they become part of our baseball/softball family. Contact us at 913-829-1687 with further questions or stop in for a tour of the facility!
Please contact Larry Jones (913-829-1687) for membership opportunities and information
The Natural Baseball Academy will have two 15U, two 16U, and three 18U college showcase tournament teams for the summer of 2013. Our purpose with the teams is to prepare the players for the next level and help them get exposure to college coaches and professional scouts throughout the summer season.
Ryan Wedermyer (Olathe Northwest)-Drury University; Chase Robinson (Blue Valley)-Neosho County CC; Rayn Robinson (Blue Valley)-Neosho County CC; Ben Rodriguez (Paola High School)-Newman University; Conner Gillihan (Springhill High School)-Heston College; Luke Popp (Blue Valley) - Western Nebraska Community College
Ban Johnson Summer League
Natural Baseball Academy will have a team in the local college summer league. Contact Scott Jones (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Natural Baseball Academy is offering prospective sponsors to make a financial contribution towards general Natural Baseball Academy programs or specific teams by indentifying interest using the form contained within our "Sponsorship" page.