Fax: (949) 313-1964
25332 Jeronimo Road
(Between El Toro Road and Alicia Pkwy)
Lake Forest, CA 92630
PO Box 879
Lake Forest, CA 92609
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|YOUTH BASEBALL INSTRUCTIONAL CAMP
AGES 11 - 14
LAST WEEK IN DECEMBER - EXACT TIME AND DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON
John Elliott - John graduated high school in 1982 from Fountain Valley High. He then went on to Long Beach City College for two years. He was all-League, 2nd team as a freshman at LBCC. He set a school record in hitting in his first year. His sophomore year at LBCC he was 1st team All-League, and that year was drafted in the 4th round by the Houston Astros. He played with the Astros Organization from 1984 thru 1988. He played five years as a shortstop and second baseman. He was an All-star in 1986 in the Sally League. He played all the way thru AA. He then went on to further his education in Physical Education with a Bachelor of Science. John also has a Masters in Physical Education and many training certificates.
In 1995 John founded the Quakes Baseball Academy. He has been coaching the QBA travel teams for over 19 years. He has trained high school to professional athletes in his baseball facility. John was an associate scout for the Houston Astros from 1995 to 2009. In October of 2009 he started scouting for the Baltimore Orioles. He has designed many training programs for baseball players to enhance their existing skills as well as to advance their knowledge of their game and their abilities. John has assisted in the design and production of two hitting videos with batspeed.com. These videos are utilized by baseball players throughout the nation. He also does in-house training on the BATSPEED technique.
We will have MLB Pro players coaching and teaching the players.
This camp will be very instructional in nature. The coaches will cover a lot of material in a short amount of time. We want all participants to be ready and eager to work on all of their skills and ready to learn from the best!
--- Hitting mechanics and approach
--- How to stay in tip top shape through conditioning your body on a regular basis
--- Arm strength training for ALL AGES
--- Pitching - warm up, mechanics and throwing program
--- Catching - receiving, blocking, footwork