President's Day Skills Development Clinic

UpdatedWednesday February 12, 2020 byMatt Houston.

Come join us on Monday, February 17th, for a Skills Development Day!

Date: February 17th, 2020

Location: Lago Vista Upper Field

Time: 8:00am - 3:00pm 

Cost: $50

Ages: 4u to 12u 


The kids are out of school for President's Day!  Sign them up to spend the day with us developing and working on some baseball and softball skills!


LUNCH: Please make sure to send your child with plenty of water, snacks, and a full lunch. Meals will not be provided. 


Proposed Schedule

7:20am to 8:00am:       Check-In and Registration 

8:00am to 9:00am:       Warm-Ups and Age/Skill Assessments

9:00am to 11:30am:      Throwing/Fielding/Catching Stations

11:30am to 12:30pm:   Lunch

12:30pm to 1:30pm:     Hitting Mechanics 

1:30pm to 3:00pm:       Homerun Derby/Scrimmage/One-Pitch

3:00pm to 3:30pm:       Parent Pick Up


Areas of Development

Warm-Ups and Age/Skill Assessments:

  • Body and Physical Warm Up
  • Throwing and Catching Warm Up
  • Assessment to Make Sure Children are Divided into Proper Developmental Categories 

Throwing/Fielding/Catching Stations

  • Basic Baseball Fielding Mechanics 
  • Infield Skill Development
  • Outfield Technique – Ground Balls and Fly Balls 
  • First and Third Base – Proper Mechanics 

Hitting Mechanics

  • Hitting Off a Tee
  • Soft Toss with Net
  • Batting Cages with Pitching Machines
  • Live Batting with Coach Pitch on Field

Homerun Derby/Scrimmage/One-Pitch

  • Home Run Derby for Big Kids
  • Inner-Age Scrimmage
  • One Pitch Game for Small Trophy/Prize in Each Age Division 

INCLEMENT WEATHER: Should weather prohibit the event, parents must have an alternate plan for their children. All registration fees will be refunded, or the fee may be donated to LVUB upon parent request.