Welcome to Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy

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Welcome to Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy

Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy is St. Louis’ finest year-round, indoor teaching and training facility.  The indoor Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy is located at 15739 Manchester Road, Ballwin, MO in the Bullpen Brothers building.  All in all,  Ozzie’s has been training youth, high school, and adult athletes for the last 25 years.  In addition to our St. Louis base we now host sports camps in 7 states:  Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, and Virginia. Find out when we will be in your town by clicking here.

Here is a list of what we offer at our  St. Louis, MO location.

  • INDIVIDUAL, COACH, and TEAM TRAINING in  BaseballSoftballBasketball, SoccerSpeed/Core/Agility
  • FACILITY and CAGE RENTALS ($20 for 30 minutes/$35 hour)
  • SPORTS LESSONS (Discounts available on membership packages. Base price listed below)
  • 1 on 1 Lesson $40 (1/2 hour) $80/hr
  • 2-3 on 1 Lesson $60/hr per athlete
  • 4-6 on 1 Lesson $45/hr per athlete
  • Team Training (7 or more to 1) $30/hr per athlete
  • CAMPS
  • Summer Camps start at $139
  • Summer Camps for 6 and under start at $59
  • Day Camps start at $49
  • SPECIAL EVENTS (contact Bullpen Brothers)
  • Parties $249
  • TEAMS Ozzie Smith Sports Academy teams are forming monthly in four sports categories (baseball, softball, soccer, and basketball). Our teams offer specialized instruction from experienced coaches in and out of season. Games are played in local leagues. Prices start at $149/month. This price includes practices, games, and uniforms.

Our Mission at Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy

Our mission is to maximize the talents of every athlete.  We believe that sports are a great training tool for life.  Through hard word, dedication, proper mechanics and a lot of practice, every athlete can physically and mentally elevate to the next level.

Our Coaching and Instruction

Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy offers instruction in 5 sports: baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, and our newest division speed, agility and core development.  Ozzie’s has been servicing athletes around the country since 1990.  We are currently providing technical training for over 5,000 athletes annually.  We have helped 164 athletes receive scholarships totaling over $17,400,000 in tuition dollars. We have also produced 24 professional athletes.

Most importantly, Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy teaching style is designed to motivate and challenge all of our athletes.  We believe with positive reinforcement and a solid plan of action, the improvement will show through clearly.  All of our instructors have played at the collegiate and/or professional levels and truly enjoy teaching kids. We hope you will allow us the opportunity to show your family how we can help!

Casey Johnson, Baseball Instructor and Coach

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Casey has been an important figure at Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy for several years.  Many parents and young people enjoy his coaching sessions.

Casey graduated from Eureka High School in 2004. As a sophomore and junior starting pitcher Casey was named Second Team All Suburban South.  As a senior he lead the Suburban South in ERA and Strikeouts earning First Team Suburban South honors. In 2003 Casey was selected to represent team Missouri in the Junior Sunbelt Games in Oklahoma starting the team’s opening game. In the 2004 American Legion season Casey posted a 1.90 ERA and recorded 120 strikeouts in 79 innings and was runner up for District 10 Pitcher of the Year, and started the District 10 all star game.

Casey signed a letter of intent to pitch at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, MO. In the fall of 2004 he earned team MVP of the fall World Series, and in the following spring Casey made his college debut against #1 ranked Tulane University and became the weekday starter, pitching against nationally ranked Mizzou, Arkansas State, Missouri State. He transferred home in the spring of 2006 to pitch and play first base for Meramec Community College in Kirkwood, MO. During the 2007 season Casey suffered a torn labrum ending his college career. Casey’s coaching experience includes coaching a 4th grade boys basketball team in 2004, and served as the pitching coach for the Freshman Eureka Wildcat’s summer team in 2005. Casey worked as a summer sports camp counselor for the Wildwood YMCA in 2006.

About David Randolph, Founder of Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy

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David Randolph, owner and founder of Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy, had a dream…a dream of giving back to those athletes that want to excel in their sport of choice. In 1990, Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy was born and for the last 24 years it has produced results for every athlete it has trained. David brought to Ozzie’s his life-long experiences, but also his passion for teaching. David was a 4-year football, basketball and baseball athlete at Principia College in Illinois. Since opening Ozzie’s, David has taught over 30,000 students. David personally trains all of Ozzie’s instructors using a specific program designed to maximize each student’s potential. David has over 38 years of coaching and playing experience and he pride’s himself on teaching his students whatever is necessary to help them reach their potential. He stresses HARD WORK and DEDICATION to every aspect of each respective sport.

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