Dash's Youth Baseball Academy to expand in 2017

BB&T Ballpark to host three-day, five-day sessions this summer

By Winston-Salem Dash | February 9, 2017 4:57 PM ET

The Dash will host a pair of Youth Baseball Academy sessions, including the first five-day program in team history. Baseball players between the ages of 5 and 12 will interact with Dash players and coaches while improving their hitting, pitching and baseball skills at BB&T Ballpark.

Parents can register their future baseball star in several ways:
- Calling Mimi Driscoll at (336) 714-6880
- Filling out this registration form and emailing it to mimi.driscoll@wsdash.com or faxing it to (336) 714-2288
- Completing this online registration form

In addition to the baseball training, each student will receive lunch each day of the session, along with a Youth Baseball Academy t-shirt and a Dash hat.

The five-day event runs from Monday, July 31, to Friday, August 4, and costs $200 per student, which includes one ticket to the Dash's 12 p.m. game on Wednesday, August 2, and two tickets to the Dash's Fireworks game at 7 p.m. on Friday, August 4.

The three-day session is set for Tuesday, August 15, through Thursday, August 17, and costs $120 per student. Participants will receive two tickets to the Dash's game on August 17.

The Dash are offering a special $20 discount for past Academy participants and those who register by March 1. Therefore, the five-day session would only cost $180 per student, while the three-day session would be discounted to $100 with an early registration.

#YourHomeTeam returns to BB&T Ballpark on Thursday, April 13, which begins a 71-game home schedule that features 32 weekend games. Single-game and season tickets are on sale now, and fans can call the Dash at (336) 714-2287 or visit wsdash.com to guarantee their seats.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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