Results tagged ‘ Updates ’

Release/Waiver Form For Angels CLinic 07/22/08

This is the form you need to complete for the Angels’ Clinic on Tuesday July 22nd, 2008.

Registration Begins at 9:00 AM and Ends at 9:50 AM.  You can bring your completed release/waiver form or you can fill it out when you get here.


If you have any questions, let me know.


Last Day of Summer Camps 12-15 Age Group 07/11/08

Group Picture Video

Golf/Baseball/Softball/Soccer Clinic Field Trip 08-02-08


We have an upcoming field trip to the Tiger Woods Learning Center (click on link for information about the Center) on August 02, 2008. 

Here is the Agenda for the day:

9:00 AM-9:15 AM ——–Orientation

9:30 AM-11:30 AM ——-Clinic

11:30 AM-12:00 PM —–Wrap Up

12:00 PM – 12:45 ———Lunch

1:00 PM ——-We Depart from Facility

The buses will be leaving the Academy promptly at 8:15 AM to the Tiger Woods Learning Center, if you sign up your child for this event, you have to be here on time and be able to attend.

Kids between the ages 9 to 14 are invited to attend.  Parents can also attend.  Parents and observers will the Lounge/Patio areas to stay and observe activities.

Registration for this event will start soon. 


Academy Current/Upcoming Events

  • June                                                    California Collegiate League


    • June 15 – August 1                              Concurrent Enrollment Program

      • July 21 – 25                                          Breakthrough Series

      (Read about the Breakthrough  SeriesHERE   )                                                                                                     

      • July                                                      Hall of Fame Camp for US Marshalls

      • August 06-22                                      RBI World Series 

                                                                      (Read about it HERE )


      • August 15 – 28                                     MLB High School Team Trip to Japan

        • August 29 – September 2                    14 and Under USA Baseball Tournament

          • November 7-                                        3rd Annual MLB UYA Golf Tournament 

          Pacific Palms Resort, City of Industry

          • November 9 – 16                                 MLB Umpire Camps

            Anthony Gose, Signs contract with Philadelphia Phillies At The Urban Youth Academy

            Friday June 20, 2008 Anthony Gose’s dream became reality on Friday afternoon, when he signed his first professional baseball contract.

            Taken in the second round (51st overall) of the 2008 First-Year Player Draft by the Phillies, and signing his contract at the Major League Baseball’s Urban Youth Academy.

            “It’s a great feeling,” Gose said. “It’s pretty hard to explain, but I am ready to get started with my baseball career.”

            Anthony has worked as a Junior Coach for the Urban Youth Academy for over a year.  We are very happy for him. He is a wonderful coach and we are sure he is going to be a wonderful Major League Player!!

            Good Luck Anthony!!!



            Darrell welcomes the media to the Academy.jpgDarrell Miller, Academy Director welcomes the everyone in attendance to the signing.

            Gose and family.jpgAnthony (center) with family during the questions part of the media conference

            Aaron Hicks–14th Overall Draft Pick for the Minnesota TWINS–Signs Contract at Academy

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             Aaron Hicks visits the Urban Youth Academy after being drafted.

            Pictured (from L to R) Academy Facilities Manager James Bishop, Aaron Hicks, Academy  Coordinator & Programs and Scout Teams Manager Doug Takaragawa

            Aaron Hicks will sign his contract tomorrow Friday June 13, 2008 at The Urban Youth Academy at 2pm (pacific time).

   will be sending a reporter and photographer — Mike Scarr and Ben Platt — out to cover the signing.

            Last Day of Spring Instruction June 10, 2008

            These are some of the pictures we took during the last day of work out on Tuesday June 10, 2008. The Players were asked to return on Thursday June 12, 2008, for their Participation Certificates, to receive some awards and join the Academy Staff for a pizza party.
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            GROUP PICTURE

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            Tiger Woods Learning Center Field Trip–June 07, 2008

            Thank you everyone who attended. I really appreciate the fact that those who attended were here on time!! Thank you parents, and thank you kids for getting up early on a Saturday morning!!

            Here is information about Mr. Dennis Walters Show. 







             We would like to Thank Mr. Walters for putting on such a great show.  We were all very impressed!!

            Please read about Mr. Walters by going to his website at: 


             Pictures from the Field Trip will be posted soon.


            7-11 Summer Camp Registrations are now CLOSED!

            Hello everyone

             As of today, June 3, 2008, we are no longer accepting applications for Boys Ages 7-11, June 23rd-June 27th Group. 

            Registrations are closed for that age group.

            We are still accepting registrations for the girls 7-11, June 23rd-June 27th Group though.

            Thank you


            Tommy Davis visits the Academy

            Outfielder/Designated Hitter

            *Born: March 21, 1939 (1939-03-21) (age 69)

            *Brooklyn, New York *Batted: Right Threw: Right

            *MLB debut *September 22, 1959 *for the Los Angeles Dodgers

            *Final game *October 2, 1976 *for the Kansas City Royals

            Career statistics Batting average .294 Hits 2121 Runs batted in 1052 Teams Los Angeles Dodgers (1959-1966) New York Mets (1967) Chicago White Sox (1968) Seattle Pilots (1969) Houston Astros (1969-1970) Oakland Athletics (1970, 1971) Chicago Cubs (1970, 1972) Baltimore Orioles (1972-1975) California Angels (1976) Kansas City Royals (1976)

            Career highlights and awards World Series champion: 1963 National League pennant: 1966 2-time National League All-Star National League batting champion: 1962, 1963 National League RBI champion: 1962 National League hits leader: 1962 1 200-hit season 1 season with 100+ RBI 1 season with 100+ runs scored


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