The Strike Zone Baseball Academy

Call 847-710-2932

High School


Strike Zone Pre-Season Program


Open to All High School Age


(this program is open to High School Freshmen,  Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors)


$285.00 per 10 date session ----- AFTER NOVEMBER 1st $329

$395.00 if you sign up for MON and WED sessions ------- AFTER NOVEMBER 1st $499


MON night session (8:30-9:45pm):   

DEC 9, 16/ JAN 6, 13, 20, 27 / FEB 3, 10, 17, 24


WED night session (8:30-9:45pm):   

DEC 11, 18 / JAN 8, 15, 22, 29 / FEB 5,12,19, 26

Session sizes will be limited (no overcrowding)

Use of the ENTIRE facility from 8:30-945pm

3-FULL length cages

1-Short length drill cage

2-95’ Throwing lanes

1-Defensive drill work / wall ball area

2-ACTIVE Instructors with Varsity level coaching experience and years of elite travel experience

3-Pitching Machines


MON session instruction will focus on hitting, WED session instruction will focus on defense, but participants will have freedom to hit/field/throw on either day

The Strike Zone Advantage (over facilities with comparable programs):

  • Lower Price

  • The BEST, most experienced instructors in the area

  • More workout opportunities (11 dates verse 7 or 8)

  • Longer hours (1:15min per date verse one hour)

  • Much Larger Space

  • More Cages

  • Multiple, and Longer Throwing Lanes

  • Defensive Drill Area

Program will be run by Strike Zone veteran instructors Joe Knudsen (Asst Head Varsity Coach—Evanston HS) and Paul Kosinski (Varsity Head Coach—North Shore Country Day School).  This duo has a combined 20+ years of HS coaching experience and 35+ years of Elite level travel coaching experience.



High School CAMP (SATURDAY) 

Joe Knudsen & Justin Drexler are excited to offer one of the finest winter baseball programs in the area. Each session players will work on a variety of intermediate to advanced skills...including but not limited to ... base running , pitching from the stretch, bunting, productive outs, ect..... Don't miss this opportunity to stay sharp this off season. Each session players will get the reps required to improve.    

Time- 10-11am (Ages 15 &16u)
Cost- $46 per camp 
Location- Glenview
Dates - 
            November 2, 9, 16, 23
            December 7, 14, 21