Akron Baseball Academy


The Akron Baseball Academy gives young players an opportunity to work with the Zips staff on campus at the University of Akron. The staff is lead by MLB All-Star and World Series Champion Chris Sabo along with Associate Head Coach Jordon Banfield and Pitching Coach Dan McKinney. Our staff prides itself of providing a great experience to all of our campers and running our camps with the same attention to detail as our team practices. Check out our full list of camps to find the best fit for you and register online today. Go Zips!


All Akron Baseball Academy camps and clinics shall be open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender)


October 2019

Fall Prospect Camp

10/27/2019 ~ Sunday Registration Ends: 10/27/2019$150.00 | TBA pending field construction Akron, OH

2020-2023 Graduates and JuCo Players | Starts: 2:00pm / Ends: 6:00pm



The University of Akron Prospect Camp is open for all players who will be graduating from high school in 2020-2023 as well as JuCo players. Head Coach Chris Sabo and his coaching staff are inviting all interested participants to partake in the Fall Prospect Camp. This camp is designed to provide instruction on specific aspects of the game, while also giving you the opportunity to display your skills at the position of your choice for our coaching staff. It is the perfect time for our coaches to see each players skills in a practice and game setting before the recruiting begins. This camp is designed to give advanced baseball players a chance to showcase their talents to the Akron Baseball Staff.


Players Receive
1 day of professional instruction
Opportunity to learn from the Akron coaching staff


Times: 2:00pm - 6:00pm


Campers should bring a baseball uniform (pants/t-shirt), hat, glove, bat, plastic spikes/turf/running shoes (No Metal Spikes). Catchers should bring their own catcher's equipment.



Check-in will take place 30 minutes prior to the starting time of each camp session.


Waiver Information

Please read, fill out and bring signed form to the registration check in. ..... Download Waiver



Meals will NOT be provided for this session.



This is not an "overnight" camp. Players traveling from out of town will be responsible for securing their own accommodations.


Refund Policy

No refunds. Credit towards future camp only. 


Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.

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