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Baseball Factory Alumni Look Towards Omaha
In 2014, 1 in 4 College World Series Players Participated with Baseball Factory (PDF)
FANS of the OMAHA NATIONAL WORLD SERIES
Mike Leiter, Omaha National World Series Parent [more]
Jason Sockin, Omaha National World Series Participant [more]
Cody Brady, Omaha National World Series Participant [more]
Cory Hatchel, Omaha National World Series Participant [more]
Pedro J. Grifol, Omaha National World Series Parent [more]
Omaha National World Series Information
|Date:||Saturday, June 13 – Thursday, June 18 or
Saturday, June 20 – Thursday, June 25
|TD Ameritrade Park, Omaha, NE. Home of the College World Series.|
|Location:||Training will take place at Iowa Western Community College, one of the top junior college programs in the nation. Iowa Western CC, is located in Council Bluffs, Iowa and it is approximately 10 miles from TD AMERITRADE Park in Omaha, Nebraska.|
|Lodging Info:||Baseball Factory Event Headquarters
Iowa Western CC
2700 College Road
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Players will room together in the college dorms. We will provide parents with suggested hotels in the confirmation packet once registered.
Arrival: June 13 (Session 1) or June 20 (Session 2) before Noon at the Eppley Airfield Airport in Omaha, Nebraska
Players will participate in daily position specific workouts and will compete to determine the Omaha National World Series champion. Players will also attend a College World Series game at AMERITRADE Park in Omaha, NE.
Departure: June 18 (Session 1) or June 25 (Session 2) after 5 PM at the Eppley Airfield Airport
|Past Coaches Include:||
Steve Bernhardt: Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations at Baseball Factory, former professional scout, played professionally in the Colorado Rockies organization, played his college baseball at the University of Richmond. Steve is also the Chairman of the Under Armour All-America Game selection committee.
Andy Ferguson: Senior Director of Baseball Operations at Baseball Factory, former Associate Scout for the Pittsburgh Pirates and San Diego Padres, played his college baseball at North Carolina State.
|Important Event Info:||
♦Players will meet Baseball Factory coaches at the Eppley Airfield Airport baggage claim
♦ Players are transported in team vans from site to site
♦ Players are fully supervised 24 hours a day
♦ Players will eat three sit down meals a day
♦ No spending money needed
♦ Players should bring all necessary baseball equipment for training and games
♦ Players will receive a Baseball Factory jersey and hat.
♦ Players receive a detailed player info pack upon registration
♦ Baseball Factory scouts select players from across the country for this tournament based on their performance at a UA National Tryout, PVP Program or other Baseball Factory event. Selected players will be divided by position onto teams that will compete in the tournament. Baseball Factory will coach all teams in the tournament.
♦ Parents welcome to attend this event, but it is not a requirement for participation.
Contact Baseball Factory for more information.