VENOM NEW Indoor Facility
6623 Richmond Road


The Venom Indoor facility offers private instruction. Instruction ranges from beginners to advanced. Ages 4 yrs old to adults. One on one professional instruction. Instruction in batting, pitching, catching, receiving and throwing the baseball correctly, power batting etc.

Local rec ball and travel teams can rent the indoor facility for their team practices. For rental fees contact us at virginiavenom@cox.net. The NEW Venom facility is enclosed and air conditioned, with 6 cages, infield, pitching machine, 2 pitching mounds, live batting, and T-work. The Venom Cages offers a limited access batting cage card that can be purchased, see more at bottom of page. Otherwise the batting facility is not open to the public unless accompanied by an instructor or a Venom player or Coach.

Call Instructors for Current prices

Our Current instructors are:

 

Returning Players Cage Use Jan-Jun 2017

 

All players that played on a Venom team fall of 2016 can renew their cage use for spring of 2017 either by clicking on the Buy now link below and paying online or by dropping a $150 check in the drop box at the cages before Dec 31st. 

 

 

Players Name
Fall Team you played on

Pitching/Hitting Instructor- Ian Heisel

 

Ian Heisel – Pitching/Hitting – (412)719-8363. Email: ijheisel@gmail.com

Coach Heisel has just concluded his 6th season as the Head Varsity Baseball Coach at Walsingham Academy. He has also been the Head Coach of the Walsingham-Bruton Fall Baseball League team for the past two years. Coach Heisel has six years of instruction experience. He will work with ages ranging from 7 – 22 years old and will personalize each lesson according to skill and experience.

Playing Experience:
- 4 years professional baseball experience: 2 years with Pittsburgh Pirates (reached High A Lynchburg Hillcats) and 2 years with Washington Wild Things of the Frontier League in independent baseball.
- 2007 Runner-Up of Frontier League Championship
- 2007 Frontier League All-Star Team
- Career Minor League Totals: 6-6, 3.04 ERA, 13 saves, 133.1 innings pitched, 45 walks, 139 strikeouts
- Played 3 seasons at Division II California University of Pennsylvania
- Won 3 PSAC-West Championships and 1 PSAC Championship
- 2-time All-PSAC West selection, 2-time All-North Atlantic Region selection
- Top 10 at Cal in career and single season records for pitching appearances, innings pitched, ERA, strikeouts, wins, and saves
- Team captain senior season

Hitting, Fielding, Catcher Lesson- Mike Kuebler

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Mike Kuebler- Hitting, Catchers,& Infield-(631)796-3743 email- CoachKuebler@gmail.com

Coach Kuebler coached 8 years as Varsity Head coach at Jamestown High School. Leading Jamestown to a state Quarterfinal appearance in 2011. Coach Kuebler also helped coach the American Legion Post 1776 team as well as the Williamsburg Youth League Fall Baseball team. Coach Kuebler played Division I Baseball for University At Albany Great Danes.
Playing Experience:
· Division 1 UAlbany Collegiate Baseball Team 1997-2001
· Third Baseman and Team Captain
·Top 5 in career records for UAlbany in the categories of homeruns, doubles, RBI, hits and at bats.
·Shenandoah Valley League collegiate summer baseball 1999
·Northeast Division I&II All Star Team

· Frontier League independent professional baseball, Spring 2002
· Currently playing summer baseball with the SVABL(Southern Virginia Adult Baseball League) with the peninsula Pirates.