NEW! Rookie Coach Pitch Group Practice

Group Practice

New for 2022 season, Rookie Group Practice will allow Rookie Players, Parents and Coaches to start to play some baseball/softball before holding team practices. Parents and Coaches will help run small group drills and mini games to learn to catch, throw, hit and run the bases at Harding Field and indoors at Harding Gym.

Parents/Coaches will learn the Coach Pitch motions to prepare for the season.

You must be registered to play Rookie Coach Pitch for the 2022 summer season to participate in this camp.

Please come at your assigned Group time by your player's elementary school:

April 24th, 2022

Group A Schools: 10am-11am (arrive at 9:45am to sign in)

  • Emerson
  • Campus International
  • Lincoln
  • Harrison

Group B Schools: 11am -12pm (arrive at 10:45am to sign in)

  • Roosevelt
  • LCA
  • St Mark
  • Menlo Park
  • Birchwood
  • Lake Ridge
  • Cleveland Montessori
  • Rocky River
  • Homeschool
  • Hope
  • St Angela
  • St Chris

Group C Schools: 12pm-1pm (arrive at 11:45am to sign in)

  • Hayes
  • Horace Mann
  • Grant
  • Ruffing
  • William Harper

Groups are by School and may not reflect actual teams and are groups to have about 40 players in each hour.

What to bring:

Glove, Baseball Hat, Gym shoes (no cleats), Batting helmet (optional), Bat (optional)

Volunteer Head & Assistant Coaches will assist in all stations including hitting, catching, throwing, base running along with LCBA Directors and Coaches.


Harding Middle School Field & Gym

16601 Madison Ave, Lakewood, OH 44107

Questions? Contact Vince Frantz LCBA Director at