ABC trusts God's plan for each ball player and we are simply
steward's of your time and mentor's along your journey
ABC "By the Numbers"
year-round professional Player Development and Mentoring for less than $15 hr
Perspective: if you attend one private lesson (1hr) a week for 6 months you spend $2000+ (twenty-four 1hr lessons x $85 hr). In the ABC360 programs (6 month semester) the participation fee provides you access to 200+ hours of professional instruction, game day instruction and Player Development, Advance Your Craft Workshops and mentoring. The ABC360 semesters also include an added value package of close to an additional $2000. What others have to share about their experience. The Austin Baseball Club semesters bundle over $4500+ in itemized value for half the cost. ABC follows industry-standard pricing - however, we provide more value and programming than average; guaranteed. Families are welcome to pay in full upfront or pay with installments. (participation fee covers all team instruction, weekly instructional workshops, all game day events/tournaments, access to indoor academy, and ABC assessment, evaluation & consultation.
instructional opportunities (indoor - between the lines - in the classroom)
weekly indoor specialized Player Development sessions that include Swingtherapy workshops, intensive Arm Care/Throwing Dynamics workshops specializing in Arm strength development using Thera-bands and program/curriculum with proven results; Pitchers Boot-camp, bull pens, defensive drills; baseball specific SAQ drills (Speed.Agility.Quickness).
weekly field practice sessions (team and specialized clinics specific to position) including early work opportunities and extra work. All field practices (team and specialized clinics specific to position) are based on carefully planned curriculum perfected and vetted by baseball industry professionals.
Saturday workouts - team practices, specialized field clinics, Advance Your Craft workshops (mental skills, Parent/Player, guest instructors and speakers).
weekly review with coach(s) regarding progress, additional drills, areas that need attention
By the Numbers: take full advantage of 5+ hrs of specialized training and weekly Player Development
*each ABC member has access to indoor academy for extra reps/additional instruction
maximizing time & value
attend all weekly indoor training opportunities, arrive 30 min early to warm up, for extra reps/extra work in cages; self-paced and self-directed programs.
attend all weekly field workout opportunities; arrive 30 min extra to engage in extra work with coaches.
attend all weekend team field practices, specialized field clinics, Advance Your Craft workshops; arrive 30 min early for extra work.
take advantage of weekly eval review with coach(s) regarding progress, additional drills, areas that need attention.
By the Numbers: take full advantage each week of up to an ave 7.5hrs of engagement time, professional instruction and Player Development workshops.
a look at the economics of less than $15hr instruction
ex: ABC360 varsity-edge fall participation fee; Portion of fee is budgeted toward tournament, showcase, and exposure entry fee's; portion is budgeted for Player Development & Instruction; players can ave 7.5hrs of engagement time and instruction per week:
· Mid Aug (start of program) - approx 10hrs
· Sept - approx 35hrs
· Oct - aprox 35hrs
· Nov - approx 30hrs
· Dec - approx 30hrs
· Jan – approx 30 hrs
Total number of hrs: approx 170 (mix in six 30 min one on one sessions can take total to 173+ hrs Aug-Jan.
ABC360 program added value package
ABC360 access pass to indoor facility for extra reps/extra work (value: hitting memberships like this range from $75 to $100 per month; $75-$100 x 6 mo’s = $450-$600.
One 30 min lesson each month (6 lessons x $50 = $300 value).
College Recruiting Road Map & Placement/mentor program (value: similar programs charge $1200-1500+).
College highlight video filming and editing (value: similar programs charge $600-$1000).
Pro-Style skills testing and combine consistent with what you can expect at a college showcase or tryout (value: $100-$350).
Weekly skills consultation and development tracking (priceless).
Communication and advocacy with your high school coach, college recruiters, pro scouts and evaluators (priceless).
Over $2000 in added value included in the ABC360 program for 17U/18U ball players and families.
middle school & underclassman players/families
ABC360 access membership to indoor facility for extra reps/extra work (value: hitting memberships like this range from $75 to $100 per month; $75-$100 x 6 mo’s = $450-$600
ABC winter World Series; games Nov-mid Dec. (value:$300)
College Recruiting Road Map & Placement/mentor program (value: similar programs charge $1200-$1500+).
Simulated high school tryout (mock tryout)/ Pro-Style skills testing and combine (value: $100-$350)
Weekly skills consultation and development tracking (priceless)
Communication and advocacy with your high school coach and other baseball professionals (priceless).
close to $2000 in added value included in the ABC360 program for 14U-16U ball players and families.
Help us—help you maximize your experience (and every dollar spent) in the ABC. Program. The ABC360 program semesters are designed to help ensure that your ball player (and family) are well informed, understand the “Process”, and stay on developmental track to ensure that, together, we help you maximize your baseball opportunities (during high school career) and beyond.