April 8, 2018
The Slapper Clinic has been postponed one week to April 22nd, 6pm-8pm, due to the SNOW!!
March 28, 2018
We will be closed Sunday, April 1, 2018 to celebrate the Easter Holiday.
March 24, 2018
All clinic and camps for March 24th are cancelled for today due to the weather conditions. We will be closed.
February 7, 2018
Kate Martino Launch Angle Exit Velocity Barrel/Bat Speed Private Hitting Lessons are available on Sundays beginning February 18, 2018. Kate offers a 5 lesson package for Members at $90. Non-members would need to also purchase a punch card for facility use ($80/5 visits). Contact Kate at 515-297-3993.
January 29, 2018
Successful softball teams usually have at least one left-handed slapper, or batter, in their lineup. A lefty slapper can put a great deal of pressure on the defense. She forces the infielders to quickly field the ball and throw it under the pressure of her speed. Slappers actually start running before contacting the ball, which […]
January 18, 2018
The catcher is a field commander position, demanding several different skills sets and knowledge of the game, the pitchers, the hitters and even their own equipment. These clinics include 4 one-hour sessions to teach the physical and mental elements of catching. Group size is limited, so register early. Players will need to wear tennis shoes […]
These camps are for both boys and girls. Fundamental skills development for throwing mechanics, fielding and hitting will be covered in an age-appropriate setting. Players will need a glove, wear tennis shoes (no cleats) and long pants (the turf is tough on knees). We will provide bats. Parents are welcome to watch, but seating is […]
The Youth Skills Development Camps (Grades 4-6) are designed to prepare the players with the skills necessary to play in youth league games and travel ball. These once-a-week sessions will progressively develop both physical skills and game knowledge. The camps are open to all youth. Diamond In The Rough members will receive member pricing. Pitching […]
The science behind baseball and softball has demonstrated the success of an elite pattern of swing mechanics in both sports. These clinics include 4 one-hour sessions for both boys and girls, ages 3rd – 12th grade. Group size is limited to 6 players, so register early. Players will need to wear tennis shoes (no cleats) […]
November 14, 2017
Winter Holiday Hours begin November 20th. Monday – Thursday 9am-8pm Friday 9am-4:30pm Saturday 9am-Noon Sunday 1pm-4pm Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day