1. PROFESSIONAL SKILL TRAINING
At Bulls/Sox Academy via access to the White Sox Elite Skills Training Sessions, Private Lessons, Strength & Conditioning via Hard Gainers Athletics, Team Prac - tices. (All Age group teams). Training Packages can be modified slightly for teams according to ages, team budgets or whether a player is a full-time player or pitcher only. (Typically a training package per player consist of 24 One-Hour Elite Skills Training Sessions (Nov. – March), 4-6 Private lessons, Two months of Strength and Conditioning (twice per week), Speed Training once per week (Optional), and once a week practices for 14 and under teams beginning in February.
14U and Under teams that are tournament teams only typically play 10- 12 tour naments beginning in April. Teams also play two weekends in I94 league games (Chicago Scouts Assoc.) High School aged teams teams are scheduled to play in 8 tournaments beginning June after the conclusion of the high school season.
3. COLLEGE PREP PROGRAM (High School Aged teams)
Purpose is to educate and connect travel baseball players and parents of the White Sox Elite program to four year and two year colleges. Parents and players will learn about the process of recruiting and what it takes to play at each level (D1, D2, D3, NAIA, and Junior colleges). Once a player is evaluated (twice per year) the parents and athletes will be taught and assisted to market themselves to the appropriate colleges that will fit their athletic, educational, and financial needs. This process will have steps each year of high school and some athletes will be on different tracks because of talent and or waiting for the right school. There will be two evaluations for players per year, individual yearly meetings with the parents and players and a recruiting seminar. There is also ongoing support and guidance for players and parents once the recruiting process begins for individual players.
All players receive two sets of uniforms: 2 jerseys, 2 pants, 2 hats, 2 socks, 2 belts. Players receive a helmet, backpack or catcher’s bag and a pullover
5. TEAM COACHES
To date the White Sox Elite Teams at all levels are coached by White Sox Acad - emy coaches handpicked by the Director of Elite Baseball. Often times the Director as well as the programs On Field Coordinator have been present at the tournaments and are coaching in the dugout during games.
6. TEAM ROSTER SIZES
Rosters sizes can vary. For 14U and under roster sizes are approx... 11-13 players and increase in players as the participants get older
Via access to Chicago Scouts Association Exposure Events, tournaments, showcases, Silver and Black Series, I94 League, Fall Showcase Tournaments, Area Code Tryouts (Select Players) (High School Aged teams)
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: JIM ADDUCI jadduci@BullsSoxAcademy.com • 630-324-8226