Our softball coaches and instructors at Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy in Chesterfield, MO will cover both offense and defense. Offensively, instructors will be breaking down the swing (going over all the mechanics), and players will learn and participate in many drills to execute the correct swing. Instructors will also breakdown bunting, slapping, and base-running.
Defensively, players will learn correct throwing mechanics, and fielding fundamentals for infield, outfield, catching, and pitching. In addition to our indoor softball training facility in Chesterfield, Mo we also offer softball teams in St. Louis year round, and summer softball camps across the midwest and Virginia. Softball camps are held in St. Louis, MO, Chesterfield, Mo, Webster Groves, Mo, Edwardsville, IL, Godfrey, IL, and Suffolk, Virginia to name a few. For a complete list of St. Louis area Softball camps, click here. For a complete list of Softball Camps outside of St. Louis, click here.
Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy is excited to announce a new softball hitting instructor joining our team, Lexi Theis. Lexi attended Fort Zumwalt North High School and was named to the first team all-conference and all-district her sophomore, junior, and senior seasons. She was placed on first team All-Region after her senior season and was an all-academic team member all four seasons. During her senior season she hit .458 with seven HRs and 31 RBIs.
Lexi Theis is currently a part of the Lindenwood Softball Team and plays first base. Lexi has been a part of the St. Louis Softball world since she was nine years old and has had a lot of success with teams such as the St. Louis Angels, The St. Louis Gamers, and the Prospects. She was also selected as a member of the Missouri All-star team in 2012 and 2013. Her love of the game has her coming back to give lessons to girls of all skill levels.
Brooke Miller graduated from John F. Kennedy Catholic Highschool in 2012. She played softball all four years. Brooke was named to the first team all-conference, all-district, all-metro, and all-region for my sophomore, junior, and senior seasons along with being all academic all 4 years. Her senior season she batted .521 with 8 homeruns and started pitching in 21 games with a record of 17-4 with an ERA of 1.23 striking out 133 hitters in 131.1 innings pitched. Brooke currently holds 10 school records for both pitching and hitting. After graduation she began her college career at Lindenwood University to play ball on both athletic and academic scholarships as a pitcher. Brooke has been a part of the St Louis Softball community for 8 years playing for the St. Louis Classics and the St. Louis Esprit. Throughout the years she has received amazing instruction and wants to give back to the softball community that has given her so much by being an instructor. We are excited to have her join the Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy Team. If you are interested in a lesson with Brooke, you can give us a call to set up a lesson or meet Brooke at one of our softball camps this summer. Also, you can email her at Brooke@OzzieSmithsSportsAcademy.com
Since opening Ozzie Smith’s Sports Academy in 1990, 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.