Shane Davenport

Professional:

  • Frontier League

    • Evansville Otters 1995-1997

  • United League

    • Fort Worth Cats 2002

College:

  • Brookhaven Junior College 1990-1992

  • University of Texas at Arlington 1992-1994

High School:

  • Arlington, TX: Arlington Martin High School 1988-1990

Philosophy:

My goal is to build up my student’s confidence and create the most out of what they bring athletically.

Owner/Lead Instructor

  • Baseball Instructor since 1997
  • TPA team member since 2007
  • Instruction in: hitting, fielding, catching & pitching
Patrick Kennedy

College:

Tufts University 2005-2009

High School:

Bedford, TX: L.D. Bell High School 2002-2005

Philosophy:

Confidence breads success. Hitting is like DNA, everyone is different, but there are absolutes in the swing mechanics of every elite hitter.

Owner/ Instructor

  • Baseball Instructor since 2009
  • TPA team member since 2009
  • Instruction in: fielding, catching & hitting.
Nate Phillips

Professional:

  • Drafted by the New York Yankees in 6th round 2004

High School:

Arlington, TX: Grace Prep High School 2003-2004

Philosophy:

Making sure kids actually understand what I am teaching so they will succeed. Taking the time to go watch clients play on a weekly basis. showing the kids that we care as much about them succeeding as they do. Helping kids grow as young men, not just baseball players.

Instructor/TPA Advisory Staff

Baseball Instructor since 2005

TPA team member since 2005

Instruction in: Hitting, Fielding

 

Jason Noonan

College:

  • Northeast Community College 1999-2001

  • Texas Christian University 2001-2004

High School:

  • Grapevine, TX: Grapevine High School 1996-1999

Philosophy:

To teach the player through mechanics and approach how to maximize their athleticism, and to teach mentally to trust that athletic talent to compete and make quality decisions in the game. Confidence is the secret to success and cannot be achieved without commitment.

Instructor

Baseball Instructor since 2004

TPA team member since 2004

Instructor in hitting

Cory Maltz

Professional:

Drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays 50th round 2010

College:

Weatherford College 2008-2010

University of New Mexico 2010-2011

Stephen F. Austin University 2011-2013

High School:

Houston, TX: Westside HS 2008

Philosophy:

Passion has a funny way of trumping logic. Striving for excellence for the few who are willing to work hard. 

Instructor

Baseball Instructor since 2014

TPA team member since 2014

 

Nick Fleece

Professional:

  • Drafted by Cincinnati Reds in the 13th round 2011

    • Rookie ball: Billings Mustangs 2011

    • A Ball: Dayton Dragons 2012

College:

  • Texas A&M University 2007-2011

High School:

  • Fort Worth, TX: Boswell High School 2003-2007

Philosophy:

I love seeing people's abilities progress through hard work and having fun. The physical part is only half the battle. I like preparing people for the mental side of the game as well. I enjoy helping and watching people not only getting better at the game, but also learning it along the way.

Instructor

Baseball instructor since 2012

TPA team member since 2014

Instruction in: pitching

 

Josh Beasley

College:

  • University of Arkansas 2007

High School:

  • Grapevine, TX: Grapevine High School 2003

Philosophy:

Coaches of mine throughout the years have helped mold me into the young man I am today. My goal is to give that back and help every young man try to succeed on the Baseball field, as well as in life.

Instructor

Baseball instructor since 2007

TPA team member since 2014

Instruction in: pitching

 

Paul Hendrix

Professional:

  • Current Cleveland Indian

  • Drafted by Cleveland Indians in 18th round 2013

College:

  • Howard Junior College 2010-2012

  • Texas Christian University 2012-2013

High School:

  • North Richland Hills, TX: Birdville High School 2006-2010

Philosophy:

I want kids to feel like they learn something new each lesson and want to get better along with learning how to be their own best hitting coach so they can make adjustments on the fly when coaches aren't around.

Instructor/TPA Advisory Staff

Baseball instructor since 2013

TPA team member since 2013

Instruction in: hitting, pitching, catching and infield

 

Hunter Lockwood

Professional:

Current Tampa Bay Ray

Drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 11th round in 2013

College:

University of Oklahoma 2011-2012

Weatherford College 2012-2013

High School:

Bedford, TX: LD Bell High school

Philosophy:

I aim to give back to the game that has given so much to me. I want to be positive and motivate athletes while helping them improve their physical and mental game.

aseball Instructor since 2011

TPA team member since 2011

Instruction in: Hitting, Fielding & Catching

Colton Hall

College:

Weatherford College 2011-2013

Abilene Christian University 2013-2015

High School:

Keller, TX; Keller High school

Philosophy:

I believe in teaching my players a good work ethic and developing both their strengths and weaknesses. I enjoy seeing my players make the most out of their baseball careers!

Baseball Instructor since 2011

TPA team member since 2011

Instruction in: Hitting and