NYCN 2014 SUMMER TRYOUTS Padavan-Preller Fields – Hillside Queens Sunday, May 4th 2014 Teams will compete in a local NYC Travel League and 2 in-state Tournaments. Paid professional coaches on every team. Included in each players membership is unlimited usage of NYN Academy NYC, O-Zone Park – Queens. NYN ACADEMY NYC Practices, Scrimmages and Home Games at Padavan- Preller Fields, Hillside-Queens. Directions to Tryout: Padavan-Preller Fields  Date/Times/Age Groups : Sunday May 4th, 2014.... (more...)


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

The NY Nationals are proud to announce Katie Fusco as our newest Softball Instructor. Katie comes from us from SUNY Cortland where she was a 3 year starting catcher/3rd basemen 2009-2011. In 2012 she was a Graduate Assistant at Cortland and in 2013 she was a Sachem North Varsity Assistant Coach. Katie is available for hitting, pitching, catching and defense lessons as well as on field and off field team training.   Click HERE for Katie’s full resume.  Just call 631-319-1122 to setup... (more...)


Posted by Coach Rick On March - 28 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

  NYN Tryout Tips & how to impress a coach.   1.      Be on time:  If you’re not 15 minutes early your 15 minutes late! 2.      First impressions are everything:  Dress in a full uniform, spikes(or turfs), socks, baseball pants, belt, uniform top, and baseball cap. 3.      Be prepared:  (Spikes, glove, bat, cup, catching equipment). Plan your day accordingly so you have time to relax and mentally prepare before the tryout. 4.      Introduce yourself: ... (more...)


Posted by Coach Rick On March - 26 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

Here is a list of NYN Alumni who where officially on a roster of a NYN travel or tournament team, and went on to play in college or professional baseball. We take no claim for any of these players accomplishments, although they might say we helped a bit. We just want to acknowledge their success and we hope they enjoyed their time as a NY National.  We wish the best of luck to all our Alumni’s we hope to see you all at our 2014 BBQ on May 18th.   2011 – Kyle Van Dyne – Molloy... (more...)

NYN Academy Signs 5 Year Deal

Posted by Coach Rick On March - 22 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

We are proud to announce the NY Nationals Academy in Bohemia will continue to develop and train ballplayers for at least 5 more years! In honor of our 3 year anniversary and our 5 year extension let’s take a look back at some videos from our grand opening when my good buddy from the Minor leagues Cole Kimball came down to sign autographs, throw in a simulated game against me, and hang out for the day. Cole is currently at the NY Yankees spring training competing for a job.  A writer recently... (more...)

Spring Schedule – NYN Teams & More

Posted by Coach Rick On March - 7 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

NYN TEAMS SPRING ACADEMY SCHEDULE STARTING MONDAY, MARCH 10TH.  - SCHOOLS END. Monday - 6:30pm – 8:00pm – 13u NYN Blue Team Friday - 5:00pm – 6:30pm – 11u NYN Team   Saturday – 8:00am – 10:30am – 12u NYN Team Saturday – 1:00pm – 2:30pm – 13u White NYN Team Saturday - 4:0opm – 5:45pm  - 15u and 16u NYN Teams  Sunday - 12:30pm – 2:00pm – 17u and 18u NYN Teams Sunday – 2:00pm – 3:30pm – 14u NYN... (more...)

NYN Pitchers Clinic with Shingo from Torque AP

Posted by Coach Rick On February - 25 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

Shingo Mitsumori from Torque AP gave a great clinic to our pitchers about the bio-mechanics of the pitching motion.  Along with a great demonstration and some video analysis. .  Playeres who were in attendance, don’t forget to take Shingo up on his offer.  Thanks again to Shingo and Ron!  Read More →

Strength & Cond. – Spring Schedule Announced

Posted by Coach Rick On February - 21 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

CLICK “More…” FOR EASY TO READ SCHEDULE. Strength and Conditioning Spring Schedule Monday – 8:00pm – 9:00pm – Baseball Strength and Conditioning Monday 7:00 – 8:00pm – Softball Strength and Conditioning Tuesday - 8:00pm – 9:00pm- Baseball Strength and Conditioning Tuesday - 7:00pm – 8:00pm - Pitchers Strength and Conditioning Wednesday - 8:00pm – 9:00pm- Baseball Strength and Conditioning Thursday - 8:00pm – 9:00pm- Baseball Strength and Conditioning Thursday –... (more...)

Extended Hours During Winter Vacation

Posted by Coach Rick On February - 17 - 2014ADD COMMENTS

Monday 2/17 – Friday 2/21 the Academy will open at 12pm. NY NATIONALS PLAYERS CAN USE THE ACADEMY AT NO COST BUT YOU MUST CALL AHEAD. Check back for extended strength and conditioning classes.    Read More →

Special Promotion Through March 1st, 2014.  PROMO price of $25 for Introductory Lesson.  30 mins 1 on 1 with Instructor. Limit 1 per customer. Must call or email to make a reservation. 631-319-1122.  Read More →