Another Standout Athlete From Pitching Coordinator Curt Conleys Arm Strengthening Program
Arm Strengthening Program paying dividends for yet another Arm Strengthening participant. Nate Smith is currently ranked the #8 prospect in the Anaheim Angels Top 30 Prospect List. Nate participated in RSA Pitching Coordinator Curt Conleys Arm Strengthening Program before getting drafted in the 8th round of the 2013 MLB Draft. He currently plays in the Angels Minor League System and is projected to make his MLB Debut during the 2015 season.
Former RSA Athletes Earn College Honors
13U Dayton Dodgers Win 1st Tournament of the Year
Congratulations to Coach Dusty Beam and his 13U Dayton Dodgers team. This past weekend the 13U Dodgers competed in their first tournament of the 2015 season and took first place in the Cincinnati Shootout. REB Sports Academy is extremely proud of all the hard work these young men put in this off season to prepare for their season and wanted to recognize them for their dedication and success. The hard work is paying off! Congratulations to Josh Collins, Tanner Fannin, Cade Beam, Mason Motter, Cameron Dudas, Trey Baker, Dane Sowards, Alex Weaver, Cameron Miller, Ryan Stahl, Jack Smith, Brady Clawson and their coaching staff. Keep up the great work!
Open Gym Times
REB Sports Academy members are reminded that currently open gyms at REB Sports Academy are being held Mondays 6:00 - 9:00 pm Wednesdays from 6:00 - 9:00 pm Thursdays from 6:00 - 9:00 pm Saturdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm and Sundays from 8:30 - 12:30 pm. A friendly reminder that if you are planning on attending an open gym at REB Sports Academy (for members only) to please sign up 24 hours in advance so we can make sure to have the facility open for those planning on attending. Please contact Seth Christian at sethchristian.RSA@gmail.com with any questions and thank you again for your continued support.
Arm Strenghtenings Largest Gains
The past few months REB Sports Academy has been hosting Arm Strengthening Programs run by RSA Pitching Coordinator Curt Conley. These sessions are designed to increase velocity, arm strength, accuracy and prepare the athlete for their upcoming baseball/softball seasons. We wanted to take a moment at RSA to recognize those participants who really pushed themselves to be the best this off season. Below is a list of the athletes who participated in the Arm Strengthening Program and pushed themselves to gain the most.
Crowl 10 mph 66-76, Ark 9 mph 66-75, Eversole 7 mph 48-55, Frasure +6 mph 47-53, Gains of +5 mph Reboulet, Stogdill, Eldridge, Weese, Moomey, Coy, Holt, Rose, Thaylor, Creech, Gibbney, Casey and Eichbaum who increased his velocity from 85-90 mph. Huge congratulations to all of these RSA athletes, keep up the hard work.
RSA Presidents Day Camp
REB Sports Academy hosted their 1st President's Day Camp this past Monday and despite the weather the PDC camp had a great group come out and enjoy a couple hours of baseball skill work and technique improvement. Campers got to work with and receive individual instruction from former MLB athlete Jeff Reboulet along with RSA staff Curt Conley and Seth Christian.
Coach Tom Bell inducted to the Kettering Fairmont Athletic Hall Of Fame
Congratulations to Sinclair CC and REB Sports Coach Tom Bell on his recent Hall of Fame induction. Tom was a graduate of Kettering Fairmont East and is being inducted for both his Baseball and Football accomplishments. The Kettering Fairmont Athletic Department and local community welcomed Coach Bell to the Class of 2015 Athletic Hall of Fame this past Saturday January 31st. Congratulations Coach an accomplishment well deserved.
Arm Strengthening Starts March 24th
REB Sports Academy is now opening enrollments for our upcoming Arm Strengthening Program. There will be 4 sessions. Sessions will be 90 minutes and held once a week from March 24th through April 14th. Sessions will be Tuesdays from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. These Arm Strengthening sessions will increase your velocity and accuracy while helping to prepare your arms for the upcoming season. Individual instruction will be given by former Colorado Rockies Pitcher Curt Conley and RSA GM Seth Christian. Get your extra reps in Tuesday evenings so you are a step ahead this season. Contact Seth Christian @ sethchristian.RSA@gmail.com with any questions. Dodgers Pricing: $80 for 4 sessions Member Pricing: $100 for 4 sessions Non - Member Pricing: $140 for 4 sessions
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Winter Catching Camp Starts Sunday December 7, 2014
Catching Camp begins December 7, 2014 and will run every Sunday through January 11, 2015 from 2:30 - 4:00 pm. Sessions will be held at REB Sports Academy and instruction will be provided by RSA Staff Member and University of Dayton Baseball Coach Terry Bell. Get more information and sign up @ https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/home?studioid=34156 clicking on the RSA Programs & Mini Camps Tab. Email REB Sports Academy GM Seth Christian with any questions @ sethchristian.RSA@gmail.com
Hitting and Defensive Combo Camps Start DECEMBER 4th
The RSA combo camps will be an HR 30 minute combo session held twice a week from December 4th through January 18th. Sessions will be Thursdays from 7:30 - 9:00 pm and Sundays from 1:00 - 2:30 pm. These mini camps will focus on balanced hitting, baseball strengthening exercises and defensive techniques for both infielders and outfielders. Individual instruction will be given by Sinclair Community College Coach Tom Bell and RSA GM Seth Christian. Get your extra reps in this winter so you are a step ahead when the season starts. Contact Seth Christian @ sethchristian.RSA@gmail.com with any questions. There will be no sessions the week of Christmas nor New Years Day. SIGN UP NOW by clicking the link below.
Former RSA Athlete Signs Professional Contract
David Steele former RSA athlete and Rio Grande Alum has just signed his first professional baseball contract with the independent leagues White Sands Pupfish. David is a former Fairmont High School baseball player and was a member of the Dayton Dodgers 18U baseball team that won the CABA World Series. Congratulations David, keep up the the hard work!
ARM STRENGTHENING November 2nd - December 17th
RSA Names General Manager
Seth Christian has been named the General Manager of REB Sports Academy. Handling the day-to-day operations of RSA, Seth will be able to answer any questions, sign up new members, schedule indoor rentals and classes. Seth can be reached by e-mail or phone.
17u/18u Teams Merge With Miami Valley Wolverines
Our 17/18u teams have combined with the Miami Valley Wolverines 17/18u team. The Wolverines will continue to work out at the REB Sports Academy facility and both organizations are combining to provide the best opportunitiesfor players interested in developing their skills and playing at the next level. There is a pitcher only spot still available on the team but this player will strictly be a pitcher only. They will not be gauranteed any playing time anywhere else on this team. If interested in the pitcher only position, contact head coach Steve Escofier at (937)260-9386. Thank you
2015 16u REB Sports Academy Roster
The 2015 16u REB Sports Academy roster has been decided. Thank you to all that tried out this year and we will be posting developmental programs for the fall and winter on the website in upcoming weeks. New information and opportunites will be updated on our website so be sure to check for all available events and programs that could be critical in taking your game to the next level and improving your skills and abilities. Thank you again for trying out this year and now here is the 2015 16u REB Sports Academy Roster:
2015 16u REB Sports Academy Roster:
REB Sports Academy Pro Day Event (Invite Only)
The REB Sports Academy Pro Day is an event to showcase your skills in front of Scouts of all levels. This event is INVITE ONLY and will be held at the REB Sports Academy Indoor Facility on Sunday, August 2nd, 2015.
The Perfect Game Privilege
REB Sports Academy is one of three organizations, in Ohio, who were invited to play in the Perfect Game 17u World Wood Bat Tournament hosted in Marietta, Georgia. This privelage has been carried throughout the years of the organization since before REB Sports Academy was the oganization it is today. This tournament is a major event in the United States and draws many of scouts from all levels of the game. The opportnity provided for players to showcase their skills and play against high caliber teams from all over the nation is one that is unmatched. This event is a key highlight for our younger teams to work and strive for in our organization. If you wish to visit Perfect Game's webstite you may click HERE.
Dayton Dodgers Schedule
For an up to date schedule of Dayton Dodgers games and locations click on the "Dayton Dodgers Website and Team Websites" icon under the main menu or you may click HERE
RSA Indoor Calendar
Click HERE to Access Calendar or use the tab on the left
REB Sports Academy Memberships Are Now Available
REB Sports Academy is offering memberships to individuals who are committed to improve as baseball players. REB Sports Academy offers instruction from the areas top former Professional and College players and coaches. REB Sports Academy also offers new members access to its indoor facility.
Membership Benefits Include Access To:16 + Open Gyms Every MonthIndoor Batting CagesIndoor Pitching TunnelsArm Strengthing ProgramsTeam Indoor DiscountsDiscounts for Private and Semi-Private LessonsDiscounted Rates on all RSA Camps and ClinicsFamily Discounts
COST: Memberships will cost $35.00 a month. The $35.00 membership dues can be paid monthly via credit or debit card.
Questions: All questions can be sent to REB Sports Academy staff member Seth Christian. sethchristian.RSA@gmail.com
Join REB Sports Academy:To become a member of REB Sports Academy click on to the icon below.
RSA Members if you are planning on attending an Open Gym sessions please register by clicking HERE or on the open gym signup icon on the main page of the RSA website. The icon is located in the upper righthand side of the page.
REB SPORTS ACADEMY907 Forrer BlvdKettering, Ohio 45419937-689-6603
REB Sports Academy is a 501(C)3 organization that has a year-round Indoor Training Facility for multiple sports to include baseball, softball, lacrosse, soccer, hockey, cheerleading, etc that can support speed, agility and strength training as well. REB Sports Academy maintains an indoor regulation size infield, batting cages with pitching machine, soft-toss cages, pitching lanes and open training area.
REB Sports Academy also host the Dayton Dodgers Summer Baseball Program that includes teams from ages ten to seventeen. In addition REB Sports Academy also host the 18U REB Baseball Academy team.
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