Saturday, February 15, 3pm – 8pm (check-in begins at 2:30p)
Oak Park High School Main Gym - 825 NE 79th Ter, Kansas City, MO 64118
NKCA Baseball is celebrating 75 years of baseball in Kansas City!! As a result, we are looking forward to this years coaches conference. This year our focus will be a clinic style format. We will have high school and college coaches sharing their knowledge, experience, drills, etc. The best opportunity to improve your skills as a coach. Our theme will be set around celebrating our 75 years with special vendors and catering. Yes, this means free food and drink!!
There is NO ENTRY FEE to attend. Anyone who plans on assisting the team in any way (score keeping, parent help, etc) is welcome to attend. If you plan on coaching in our program, you need to attend. While we are asking ALL coaches to attend the conference and in addition to gaining valuable information from our speakers, we will have several drawings for items that will include autographs, equipment and more!!Swag bags will also be provided while supplies last.
As an additional door prize, NKCA Baseball will be giving away 1 paid team entry into the KC T-Bones Spring Dinger Tournament.
Must be present to win.
If the Manager and/or Head Coach is unable to attend, please send an assistant coach and/or a parent in their place.
Coaches are encouraged to register for this event via the Online Registration tab on the NKCA Baseball website. Coaches can also register, on site, the day of the event from 3p to 8p on Saturday, February 15. Space is limited, please be prompt to guarantee a seat.
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Positive Coaching Alliance has had a presence in our programs for many years. PCA will be presenting to our coaches on the following topic...
Creating and refining a personal coaching philosophy, developing a team culture that encourages 100% effort, Designing practice sessions, and more.
In addition to PCA joining us again this year, attendees will have the option to attend clinical sessions that will run simultaneously. This is where you will want multiple coaches from your organization to attend in hopes to gain as much knowledge as possible from the high school and college presenters.
All teams coaching staff is encouraged to attend and/or have a parent from the team in attendance to ensure your team is covered during the conference. This is especially important in the event the Manager/Head Coach from your team is unable to attend.
For your convenience, game baseballs will also be on hand for teams to purchase.
The NKCA Baseball League is a private, 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation serving the youth of our community since 1945.
The NKCA Baseball League is now in its 75th year, established in 1945, serving the northland. Today, the league more than 400 teams strong with young athletes from all over the Greater Kansas City Area.
Our programs cover all levels of play, for age groups 6U to 19U, Spring and Fall. Players at 6U have the opportunity to play in TBall, Coach Pitch, or Machine Pitch. At 7U and 8U they move to Machine Pitch. At 9U, we begin kid pitch and continue to develop their talents through high school age.
We provide a great venue for players, playing on age specific fields. For teams, they can count on our league for the best field conditions north of the river, many of the administration functions such as registration and a robust web notification system. Our umpires go through a comprehensive umpire training program that includes classroom and field experience.
Our focus continues to be on the development of local athletes, increasing skills that include sportsmanship and team work.
We look forward to serving the northland youth and their families