2017 ABCA Convention Clinic Speakers

The 2017 ABCA Convention in Anaheim was a resounding success. The 73rd annual meeting included 25 clinics listed below as well as the two special presentations by Diamond Kinetics and Turface Athletics. The ABCA clinics are presented by ATEC.

The videos from the 2017 clinics are available at ABCAvideos.org.


2017 ABCA Convention Clinic Speakers - Anaheim
Friday, Jan. 6, 2017  
Gary Gilmore, national champ Coastal Carolina Living the Dream
Casey Dunn, Samford Progression Drills for Power: Building an Aggressive Approach
Marty Lees, Washington State Double Plays, Feeds & Turns
Wes Johnson, Arkansas Building the Foundation of Your Pitching Staff
Glenn Cecchini, Barbe High School (LA) Building Champions in Life Through Baseball
Jay Johnson, Arizona Developing a Complete Offense and Hitting Approach
Tanner Swanson, Washington Mindful Drill Progressions for Effective Catcher Skill Development
Mike Barwis, New York Mets A Holistic Approach to Baseball Strength & Conditioning
Andy Green, San Diego Padres Managing Baseball
Jerry Weinstein, Wareham Gatemen A System for Controlling the Running Game
Mervyl Melendez, Florida International Building a Successful Baseball Program
Jake Boss, Michigan State Winning With Consistent Outfield Play
Motion Technology Session with Diamond Kinetics 
Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017  
Jim Schlossnagle, TCU Building a Winning Program
Todd Gongwer, Author/Coach The Pursuit of your BEST in Leadership
Steve Springer, Quality At Bats How to Get Your Players to Compete with Confidence When They're Not Getting Hits
Mike Roberts, Chicago Cubs/Cotuit Kettleers Sprinting and Base Stealing: Turning the Diamond into a Track and Rhythmic Footwork into Stolen Bases
Scott Manahan, Bishop Watterson H.S. (OH) Indoor Preparation for the High School Season
Tim Corbin, Vanderbilt
Paul Mainieri, LSU
John Savage, UCLA
Championship Coaching Panel
Dan Sheaffer, Princeton Rays The Art of First Base Play
Nate Trosky, Trosky Baseball Making Plays!
Dennis Rogers, Riverside City College
Eddie Cornejo, UC Santa Barbara
Rolando Garza, Pepperdine
Youngjin Yoon, Lotte Giants (Korea)
Teaching/Coaching Dynamics and Specific Skill Set Development
Groundskeeper Session with Turface Athletics featuring Greg Elliott (San Francisco Giants)
Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017  
Greg Moore, Cal State Northridge Pitching Mechanic-Less
Rusty Stroupe, Gardner-Webb Character and Ethics in the Sport of Baseball
Mike Curran, Esperanza High School (CA) Offensive Baseball – Stealing Runs
Matt Husted, Wheaton College (IL) Catching: You Have to Be Crazy to Do This