Player Package & Cost

SportsCity Baseball teams enjoy an extensive indoor training schedule and receive professional baseball instruction.

 

PACKAGE- SportsCity players receive a full Membership at SportsCity Academy from from September 2021 through July 2022!  See a Video Tour of SportsCity.   Players also receive the following:

  • Full uniform package

  • Indoor Team training

    • November 1st through March 31st (9u - 14u) / through February (15u, 16u, 17u).  

    • One Weekend day (starts Nov 1st) and One Weeknight (starts Dec 1) from through March 31. 

    • Speed & agility training at Davis Speed Center one weekday per week.

    • Additional team practices added at Manager request for no additional cost as schedule allows throughout the season.

  • MCBL League play (9U-14U)

  • 6-8 Tournaments 

  • Unlimited Hitting at SportsCity through July 31, 2022.

  • Free Team and Player use of unreserved SportsCity Turf & Tunnels through July 31, 2022.

  • Professional team instruction

    • Matt Schmidt - Matt is the lead Baseball Instructor at SportsCity, and runs SportsCity's Development Dugout training area.  Matt is also an Assistant Coach for the Gary Railcats of the American Baseball Association.  Matt was a First Team All-Conference player at Chicago State University, and also earned First Team All-Conference as a player at MCC.  Matt is a collegiate Gold Glove winner at first base.  In his senior year, Matt lead his Chicago State team in batting average, slugging, and OBP.  Matt has played multiple summer seasons in professional baseball in Canada.  Matt also coached three years as an assistant at Jacobs High School summer baseball camps, and he has worked extensively in training youth baseball players from ages 6 to 25 years old.    Matt is available for individual hitting, pitching, and defense lessons and for team instruction








       

  • Speed & Agility Training​

    • SportsCity is proud to announce our partnership with Davis Speed Center in Lake In The Hills.  All SportsCity teams will one weekly speed and agility training session at Davis Speed on a weekday (schedule TBD).  This is a great addition to our program, and we are thrilled to work with the area's leading speed & agility program.  

  • Team Catching Training

    • ​Catching Training from Wyatt Mascarella, former catcher for D-I St. John’s University and in the Kansas City Royals organization. 

BENEFITS- Players get tremendous benefits and value, including no-cost use of SportsCity batting cages and unreserved tunnels through July 31, 2022.  Additionally, SportsCity teams make extensive use of their access to SportsCity facilities when weather makes outdoor practice prohibitive especially in April and May.​

COACHES & MANAGERS- SportsCity coaches are experienced travel baseball managers.  Our coaches have proven experience as travel coaches, and are vested in the success of their teams and a positive experience for players and fans. 

COST-  We work to make our program affordable, while delivering excellent training and a terrific baseball experience.  SportsCity Baseball is an outstanding value.   We also offer proven, successful fundraising opportunities which can substantially reduce or eliminate player costs.  We want travel baseball to be accessible to everyone who wants to play, and we can help make that happen for any player & family.  Costs will be provided prior to the Tryouts.  

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