May 2013

Compton College Baseball Advances to Super Regionals

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We are happy to announce that the Compton College baseball team has advanced to the super regionals. The Tartars take on first seeded Fullerton College tomorow, Friday May 10, at Fullerton College. The first pitch is slated for 3 p.m.

Grab some grub and head over to Fullerton for a great day of baseball! Best of luck to both teams.



Fields Closed Today, Cages and Weight Room Open

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We hope you all are having a beautiful morning!

Unfortunately our fields are still too wet for any activity. However, our cages and weight room are open and available for use. When was the last time you spent an hour working on the tee? Today is the perfect day to refine your swing. Come get your work in!

As always, let us know if you have any questions.

Best for now,


Academy Closed Today Due to Rain

Dear Academy Members,

We regret to inform you that the Academy is closed today due to recent rain. Our opening tomorrow is tentative based on field conditions.

We hope that you are able to get your work in somewhere that is safe and dry! Please let us know if you have any questions.

 All the best,


Summer League Financial Assistance

Dear Coaches and Players,

The Urban Youth Academy is happy to announce that case by case financial assistance is available to individuals who cannot afford the $250 sign-up fee for our high school summer league. Those qualified individuals will be responsible for community service hours at the Academy. We are also happy to announce another extension to the registration deadline. Applications are now due by May 17th, two days prior to our scheduled pre-draft workout at the Academy.

Please let us know if you have any questions at all.


Summer League Applications

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We are pleased to extend the initial high school and collegiate summer league application due date of today to Friday, May 10. We are happy to process any and all applications that come our way! If you are just learning about our summer leagues, please scroll down for details.

Please let us know if you have any questions by calling the Academy office at (310) 763-3479.


Dear Friends,

We would like to congratulate the Compton College baseball team on their 6-3 win over Santa Barbara City College in yesterday’s first round contest of the California state playoffs.

The Tartars open a best-of three-game set against Riverside City College in Riverside on Friday at 2:00 p.m. as they enter the second round. We wish them the best of luck!