Tom Urquhart's School Of Baseball

Tom Urquhart's School Of Baseball

5.0 (1)
5 hires on Lessons.com
2 employees
15 years in business

About this pro

Experience, I have over 50 years of coaching, teaching and playing baseball. I teach players from 7 years old to major league ball players. 

Watching how my students improve from lesson to lesson and then how the lessons translate to the baseball field. 

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Overland Park, KS 66204
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1 Review

5.0

  • Jennifer Stevanov

    Tom is patient, thorough, and has boosted my son's confidence and hitting performance.



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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

 Evaluate their level of skills in the first lesson.  If they are taking hitting break down their swing and stance and then build it back up again.  Give them homework on what we learned in the lesson. 


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

 50 years as a player, coach, major-league scout, teacher and instructor.  In the past 22 years I’ve done over 110,000 private baseball lessons. 


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

Yes  all of our lessons are 30 minute one on one private instruction it is $50 for a 30 minute private lesson. We have a package of 7 lessons for $300.00 


How did you get started teaching?

After I finished my professional baseball playing career I started coaching and teaching baseball. Eventually I open my own baseball school.


What types of students have you worked with?

 Players from age 7 years old two major-league players.


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

 I went to a signing for one of my students that received a baseball scholarship. In the  past 15 years over 200 of my students have on baseball scholarships. 


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

 Don’t hire an instructor just because they are close to your home. Ask about the qualifications not just as a player but their teaching expertise. The worst thing you can do is hire a teacher because they are close to your house, or the are cheaper. 


What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

What’s their goals as a player. To play college baseball to make their high school baseball team to make a travel team or a league team your  trying out for or do you want to improve enough that you enjoy playing the game more. 


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