NYN BASEBALL TRYOUTS FOR 2015 SPRING AND SUMMER SEASON

Posted by Coach Rick On October - 11 - 2014Comments Off

Open tryouts for the upcoming 2015 season!! Date: October 30th, 2014 12u 2015 Cooperstown Teams 17u 2015 Perfect Game Showcase Teams 13u – 16u Tournament Teams 8u – 12u Travel Teams     5:00 pm – 6:45 pm for ages 8u – 13u    7:00 pm – 9:00 pm for ages 14u – 18u   Location: Medford Sport Complex Horseblock Rd, Medford NY 11763 (Between 83 and Rt 112) To register follow the link below   CLICK HERE   For more information, contact the office... (more...)

FALL CLEAN-UP @ UPPER ROOM ACADEMY FIELD SAT. 11/15

Posted by Coach Rick On October - 29 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

We are having a fall clean-up day at the Upper Room Academy field before the winter hits.   We would love all the help we can get and anyone with any machinery would be a great help as well! Weed whackers, chainsaws, garden ho’s, rakes, shovels, hedge trimmers, leaf blowers, weed killers, you name it!  Bring it! Dress warm and come on down!  Read More →

Baseball Catchers Clinic – Long Island, Fall 2014

Posted by Coach Rick On October - 20 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

The best catching instructor on Long Island, Asa Grunnenwald is back training @ the NYN Academy!   Former Defensive Player of the Year (catcher) in the Big East Conference out of St. Johns University Asa Grunnenwald is back and ready to work with our catchers!  Asa was also a 4 year Division 1 Pitching/Catching coach at Hofstra University and is currently coaching at Bayport H.S., two time State Champions. Asa will be holding a 4 week clinic for catchers starting Saturday November 8th. 10:00am... (more...)

2015 Spring/Summer Softball Tryouts 10u – 12u – Saturday, November 1st – 10:00am – 11:45am 14u – Saturday, November 1st – 12:00pm – 2:00pm 16u – Wednesday, October 29th – 5:00pm – 7:00pm Held at the PAL Sports Complex, 722 Furrows Rd., Holbrook, NY. Tryout is FREE.  Players must register in advance.  Follow the link below. https://tms.ezfacility.com/OnlineRegistrations/Register.aspx?CompanyID=1691&GroupID=1158150  Read More →

Join Us!! Breast Cancer Walk on 10/19/14

Posted by Coach Rick On October - 15 - 2014Comments Off

Join the NY Nationals for a good cause!! Attention!! Anyone who is interested in participating in the Making  Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk please join the 12u team on ….. Sunday October 19, 2014 8 to 11 am A 5 mile non-competitive walk at Jones Beach State Park Meet at Field 5, Pole T area by 7:30 am (Look for dark grey Toyota Highlander with pink, red, and blue balloons) Go to http://www.jonesbeach.com and join the “New York Nationals” team to participate.     For... (more...)

2015 Winter Workout Time Slots

Posted by Coach Rick On October - 13 - 2014Comments Off

2015 Winter Workout Time Slots  Baseball Age Group – Day and Time – Starting Date  10U - 11U – 12U Open – Monday Nights – 6:30pm – 8:00pm – January 5th *10U Central – Saturday Mornings – 11:30am – 1:00pm – January 3rd *12U Cooperstown – Sunday Afternoons – 2:30pm – 4:00pm – January 3rd 12U – 13U – 14U Open - Monday Nights 8:00 – 9:30pm – January 8th *13u South – Saturday Mornings... (more...)

Comedy Night Fundraiser

Posted by Coach Rick On October - 10 - 2014Comments Off

We are holding a COMEDY NIGHT FUNDRAISER for all players. Date: 11/30/2014 Time: Starts at 7:30 Doors Open at 6:00 (Chinese Auction, 50/50 and Raffle) At McGuires Comedy Club 1627 Smithtown Ave Bohemia, NY 11716 631-467-5413 Tickets are $25.00 each with a two drink minimum $20 per ticket can be used towards 2015 winter workouts or summer season We are currently looking for basket donations for the Chinese auction.   Please contact the office if you are interested. 631-319-1122    Read More →

New Videos Added To “NYN Players Manual”

Posted by Coach Rick On September - 10 - 2014Comments Off

NEW VIDEOS ADDED: HOW TO MAKE ACCURATE THROWS ACROSS THE INFIELD. WHAT TO DO IN THE ON DECK CIRCLE. HOW TO LEAD OFF FIRST BASE. THE 4 WAYS YOU SWING AND MISS. NOT USING TWO HANDS TO FIELD GROUND BALLS. NYN MANUAL ARTICLES: 1,2,3 Swing Basic Defense Teaching Young Players  Read More →

7 Ways to Become a Better Ballplayer This Fall.

Posted by Coach Rick On August - 27 - 2014Comments Off

7 Ways to Become a Better Ballplayer This Fall 1. Private Lessons – Baseball training that fits your busy fall schedule. 2.  Personal Training - Customized strength and conditioning programs with 1 on 1 attention. 3.  Group Strength and Conditioning -  Affordable packages with flexible schedules. 4.  Hitting & Fielding Clinics –  Weekly group clinics on field or at the Academy with one of our pro’s. 5.  Simulated Games – Pitchers throw live to hitters once a week... (more...)

Make-Up Tryout Date – Sunday August 24th

Posted by Coach Rick On August - 23 - 2014Comments Off

MAKE-UP TRYOUT DATE – THIS SUNDAY AUG. 24TH. AGES 12U – 14U SUNDAY THE 24TH @ 2PM AGES 15U – 18U SUNDAY THE 24TH @ 3PM @ UPPER ROOM CHRISTIAN SCHOOL BASEBALL FIELD 722 DEER PARK AVE, DIX HILLS NY. Fall 18u Tournament Team Fall 16u Tournament Team Fall 15u Travel Teams Fall 14u Travel Teams Fall 13u Travel Team Fall 12u Travel Team Fall 11u Travel Team League or Tournament Registrations Varies Team by Team 10 – FREE 1/2 Hour Cage Rentals at our Academy 10 – FREE... (more...)