October 20, 2014 -- Bayonne, New Jersey has a strong foundation when it comes to baseball. There are leagues that are a part of some of the most prominent youth baseball organizations. Bayonne has youth leagues that are part of Babe Ruth Youth Baseball, Cal Ripken Youth Baseball, and Little League Baseball. There is clearly a commitment to developing talent at the youth level in New Jersey.
Bayonne has a historical baseball background as well. There are 12 former Major League Baseball players that are from Bayonne. These players date back to the 1800s, and show that Bayonne has a history of baseball prominence.
There is also a rich tradition at the high school level. Bayonne High School has a solid baseball program. The coaching staff at Bayonne High School will be hosting an instructional camp in January to help youth players develop fundamentals and get ready for the upcoming Spring season.
Bayonne High School is hosting this camp in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. This camp offers sessions in: hitting, pitching, catching, fielding, and baserunning. The instructors include the Bayonne High School coaching staff.
This is not the only new location for a U.S. Baseball Academy Spring Training 2015. For all of the other new locations, see the list below and find the location nearest you!
California: Antioch, Bakersfield, Chula Vista, Rio Linda, Woodland Hills
Colorado: Fountain, Westminster
Georgia: Covington, Kennesaw, Savannah
Indiana: Winona Lake
Kentucky: Mt. Washington
Michigan: Detroit-Oak Park, Warren
New Jersey: Bayonne, Mahwah
North Carolina: Canton
Ohio: Washington Court House, Akron
Oregon: Baker City
Pennsylvania: Lock Haven
South Carolina: Columbia
Texas: Hearne, Henderson, Houston
Wisconsin: Ashland, Bruce, New Holstein
Remember, these are just the new locations for 2015. There are hundreds of returning camps that can be seen at http://www.usbaseballacademy.com/. Just check for the location nearest you!