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Small Group Classes - Indian Trail


Small Group Classes

(Max 4 Players / Session)

*All of these classes are held at our Indian Trail Location
105A Corporate Blvd
Indian Trail, NC 28079

**For our classes at our Charlotte facility (Click Here)

Pitching Class
Instructor: Josh Pinkham
Ages: 9-12
Cost: $125

Session 1: Tuesdays 7:00-8:00PM (SESSION FULL)
Dates: Dec. 7, 14, 21, 28

This class will consist of fundamental pitching mechanics, arm care, velocity improvement, and accuracy improvement. Week 1 will consist of the basic stretch mechanics, proper arm action in the pitching motion, and the 4 seam fastball grip. Week 2 will introduce the 2 seam fastball grip, lower half mechanics, and proper finishing actions. Week 3 will work into the changeup grip, when to throw different pitches, and how to command the zone with each pitch. Week 4 will be an overall recap with a bullpen style environment. Coming off of the fall season, players can expect to actually pitch about 16-20 pitches per session (Week 4 will be closer to 24-30). 


Hitting Class
Instructor: Mark Mennitt -SESSION FULL
Ages: 9-12
Cost: $125

Session 1: Mondays 5-6PM
Dates: Nov.22nd, 29th, Dec. 6, 13

This class will consist of proper swing mechanics, effective hand path, and mental preparation at the plate. Week 1 will consist of basic stance, proper hand path, lower half mechanics with the emphasis on hard contact. Week 2 will introduce the timing of the swing, how to react to different speeds, and seeing the pitch early. Week 3, we will focus on the mental preparation at the plate and introduce different situations and how to prepare for success. Week 4 will be an all-in-all recap of the class with lots of situational hitting and competitions.


Catching Class
Instructor: Mark Mennitt
Ages: 9U-12U
Cost: $125

Session 1: Tuesday's 5:30-6:30PM - SESSION IS FULL
Dates: Nov. 23, 30, Dec. 7, 14

On Deck Academy catching classes will teach each participant the necessary mechanics of the primary and secondary stance, receiving, blocking, footwork to throw, and fielding bunts. Players will benefit from customized drill routines, quality repetitions, and fundamental teaching while training in a small group atmosphere (4:1 player/coach ratio).  Players will be exposed to drills that they can take home with them and be able to use in any environment.


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