NO WORKOUTS Till Saturday, September 5th, 2015

Academy Members and Friends,

This is just a reminder that there will be NO WORKOUTS  (Tuesday 09/01 through Friday 09/04) for baseball and softball during the week . Our staff will be busy with administrative meetings to help improve operations at the Academy.

We will have a workout on Saturday, September 5th, 2015.

We are CLOSED on Sunday 09/06 AND Monday 09/07 for the Labor Day weekend.

Thank you!!!

– Staff

UYA Community Day – NO WORKOUTS TODAY!!!

Academy Members,

The Academy is hosting Community Day today, Sunday, August 30, 2015.

There will be NO WORKOUTS for BOTH baseball AND softball today.

Please see the attached flyer detailing the event.

Community Day 2015 Flyer3

The event today will be from 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Highlight of the day will be a festive softball game between UYA parents and UYA Staff at 12:00 P.M. (tentative start time)

See you there!!!

Thank you,

– Staff

NEW Office Hours and September Baseball & Softball Workout Schedules

Academy Members,

Please see below for our new office hours:

Tuesday to Friday – 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Saturday – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Sunday – CLOSED

Monday – CLOSED

Please take note of changes in workout days and times as most Academy members are back in school.

Click on the link below for the September 2015 Baseball Workout Schedule:

BASEBALL

Click on the link below for the September 2015 Softball Workout Schedule:

SOFTBALL

Thank you!!!

– Staff

BASEBALL – Academy Scout Team Tryout Information

Academy Members,

For Academy members who are interested in being considered for selection to one our baseball scout teams, please carefully read ALL of the information below.

  • Player candidate skill level must be able to compete at VARSITY high school baseball level with the intent of continuing their baseball career beyond high school. (College or Professional)
  • ALL interested players must be verified by our baseball operations staff that their information is in our Academy player membership database and a liability waiver form is on file. If you are already an Academy member but we are unable to locate your information or waiver, we do apologize for the inconvenience but will require a new Academy membership application to be completed. This paperwork is required for participation in any type of Academy function, workout, practice, or game.

If you have already been invited to tryout by Coach Bishop this Saturday, August 29th at 1 p.m., PLEASE ATTEND THE 11:30 Open Workout that day.

Our regularly scheduled Saturday baseball open workouts (Ages 13 to 15 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. AND Ages 15 to 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.) will also be utilized as evaluation workouts for our staff to select candidates to potentially be part of the Academy’s scout teams.

During these workouts, our staff will designate select players for an opportunity to advance in the scout team selection process.

The evaluation workouts will begin this Saturday, 08/29/2015, and every Saturday till 09/13/2015.

Thank you,

 – Baseball Staff

UYA COMMUNITY DAY

Good evening Academy members!

The Academy will be hosting a Community Day this Sunday, August 30, 2015!

Please see the attached flyer detailing the event.

Community Day 2015 Flyer3

The event will be from 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

Highlight of the day will be a festive softball game between UYA parents and UYA Staff at 12:00 P.M. (tentative start time)

An official itinerary will be sent out before the end of the week.

 

Please RSVP to attend this event by emailing Danielle.lugo@mlb.com

The email should consist of the following:

Subject: Community Day RSVP
Name

Number of people attending 

Thank you!

 

-Staff

Sports Media & Broadcasting Program

Dear Friends,

We are happy to announce that we will be offering a free sports media and broadcasting program this fall! The program will consist of six interactive sessions hosted by the Academy and instructed by representatives of Fox Sports West. To take part, Academy members must RSVP with Andree Pacheco via email at Andree.Pacheco@mlb.com. Your RSVP is not confirmed until you have received a confirmation email in return from Andree. Space is limited to the first 20 members to RSVP. Please click on the link below to view a flyer with more information.

Sports Media & Broadcasting Program Flyer

-Staff

2015 Japan-USA 15U Baseball Series – 08/22 & 08/23

Former Dodgers Rookie of the Year and All-Star pitcher Hideo Nomo, who threw two no-hitters, one with the Dodgers in 1996, the other with the Boston Red Sox in 2001, will manage an All-Japan 15U team (Nomo Project) against the Compton MLB Urban Youth Academy 15U team and the Refinery USA team this weekend at the Academy.
We ask for a $10 donation for admission per game. Children 12 and under are FREE.
 
WHEN:     Saturday, Aug. 22nd
                 10 a.m. – Nomo Project Japan vs. Compton UYA 15U
                 2 p.m. – Opening/Welcoming ceremony
                 3 p.m. – Nomo Project Japan vs. Refinery USA
 
                 Sunday, Aug. 23
                 11 a.m. – Nomo Japan vs. Refinery USA
                 2:30 p.m. – Nomo Japan vs. Compton UYA 15U

RBI End of Year Celebration Tomorrow

We would like to personally invite you to the End of the RBI Season Celebration this Saturday August 15.

Below is the schedule of events:

9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – Players ages 5 to 8 – Baseball Skills Competition

12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Players ages 9 to 10 – RBI Minors Division Home Run Derby

2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Players ages 11 to 12 – RBI Majors Division Home Run Derby

These events are open to all MLB UYA members.

If you wish to participate please make sure to bring the appropriate gear on Saturday.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Domingo Najera at domingo.najera@mlb.com

Thank you!!!

– Staff

Today at the Academy

Good Morning,

Just a reminder all RBI games scheduled for today have been cancelled.

Today’s baseball agenda is as follows:

4pm-5:30pm Baseball Open Workout Ages 10 to 12- Little League Field

5:30pm-7pm Baseball Open Workout Ages 7 to 12- Little League Field

Today’s softball agenda is as follows:

No Softball workouts today.

Have a blessed day!

-Staff

NO RBI GAMES TODAY – Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Good Morning Everyone,

This is just a reminder that ALL Dodgers RBI games for today have been cancelled.

Thank you.

– Staff

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