MEET COACH CASEY SMITH
Casey Smith is originally from the Marietta, Georgia-area where he attended McEachern High School. Following high school, Casey had an extremely successful college baseball career at Erskine College.
While at Erskine, during his junior year in 2005, Casey was named NCAA DII Player of the Year as well as CVAC South Atlantic Region Player of the Year. That season, Casey hit .448 with 18 HR, 28 2b, and 83 RBI. That summer, Casey was drafted in the 9th round of the MLB draft by the San Diego Padres.
He spent 2 1/2 years in the Padres organization and 2 more years playing in the Frontier League with a few other organizations. Following his professional playing career, he returned to Erskine and completed his degree in Sports Management.
Coach Smith has been training baseball players of all ages for over 15 years. He has trained many major league and minor league players, as well as hundreds of college baseball and softball players. He's well respected in the MLB and chosen by many pros to help them improve their technique. He's worked with New York Yankees infielder, 2017 NL Batting Champion, DJ Lemahieu, Red Sox #1 prospect, Michael Chavis and Detroit Tigers right fielder, 2017 AL Triples Leader Nick Castellanos to name a few.
ONLINE SWING ANALYSIS AVAILABLE
Out Front Hitting uses Hudl Technique (free app for apple & android) to facilitate the online reviews. It allows the coach to easily receive a video, analyze it, provide voice over feedback and send it back to you all within the app. Sending and receiving the videos is as easy as sending text messages.