Coach Jerry Kalista

Coach JERRY KALISTA

(PITCHING – HITTING – FIELDING)

Jerry-Kalista

Favorite Saying:

“ALWAYS POSITIVE – ALWAYS GIVE 100%”

 

 

 

BASEBALL INSTRUCTION

(PITCHING – HITTING – FIELDING)

ALWAYS POSITIVE – ALWAYS GIVE 100%

 INSTRUCTOR: JERRY KALISTA

 INSTRUCTIONS:

  • INDIVIDUAL
  • TEAM
  • COACHES CLINICS

 ABOUT COACH KALISTA:

Coach “Jerry” Kalista has been coaching and teaching baseball since 1971. Currently, Coach Kalista is a Professional Baseball Instructor at Harford Sports Performance Center (2009 – present). Coach Kalista is also an assistant coach for the Baltimore Bohsox (adult 28+) – 2010 Roy Hobbs 28+ AAA “World Champions” (2006 – present), assistant coach for Forest Hill’s 13U Storm and since 1980 has been an active volunteer with the Forest Hill Recreation Council (FHRC). “Jerry” has served on the FHRC Board of Directors since 1994. He was Director of Baseball for FHRC from 1994 – 2001. Coach Kalista served as the Chairman of FHRC’s Annual Baseball Fundamental’s Camp from 1991 – 2000. He also was the Chairman of FHRC’s Scholarship Selection Committee from 1992 – 2013.

Coach Kalista’s coaching career started with the 16 – 18 Dumbarton Optimist baseball team as their pitching/outfield coach from 1971 – 1974. From 1975 thru 1985, Coach “Jerry” was player/coach for the Towsontown Athletic Club. Beginning in 1980 and through 1989 he coached youth (7 – 14) baseball for FHRC. He spent two years (1989 & 1990) coaching the Harford Sox 13 – 14 metro baseball team. From 1991 – 1995, “Jerry” was the Head Coach of FHRC’s 15 – 17 baseball team and earned a 161 & 24 record, captured the Harford County American Baseball League championship 4 of 5 years and in 1992 was the Continental Amateur Baseball Association (C.A.B.A.) state and regional champions. Coach Kalista was an assistant coach for the Harford Christian School in 1993. In 1995 he joined the Grand Slam USA semi-pro baseball team’s coaching staff and continued through the 1996 season. Coach Kalista was a Professional Baseball Instructor for Grand Slam USA (1995 & 1996). Over the periods 1995 – 2000 and 2012 – 2014, Coach Kalista was pitching/outfield coach for C. M. Wright High School and helped lead them to the regional championship in 1998 & 1999. Coach Kalista was Head Coach of FHRC’s semi-pro baseball team 1997 – 2000. Coach “Jerry” was Harford Community College’s pitching/outfield coach 2007 – 2010. From 2009 – 2012 he was assistant coach for the Susquehanna Assault semi-pro baseball team. “Jerry” also spent one year (2011) as varsity pitching coach for The John Carroll School. Coach Kalista has coached four players that have been drafted.

Jerry and his wife Pat, live in Harford County’s Forest Hill community. They have two grown children, Scott and Kim, and three grandsons. They have also been to all the MLB stadiums. Their motto, “You build it and we will come”!

 2014/15 Lessons (pitching, hitting, fielding):

*AVAILABLE DATES/TIMES – (FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED)

2014…..

WEDNESDAYS – SEPTEMBER 3, 10, 17, 24 (5 pm – 8 pm)

WEDNESDAYS – OCTOBER 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 (5 pm – 8 pm)

WEDNESDAYS – NOVEMBER 5, 12, 19, 26 (5 pm – 8 pm)

WEDNESDAYS – DECEMBER 3, 10, 17 (5 pm – 8 pm)

2015…..

WEDNESDAYS – JANUARY 7, 14, 21, 28 (TIMES to be determined)

WEDNESDAYS – FEBRUARY 4, 11, 18, 25 (TIMES to be determined)

WEDNESDAYS – MARCH 4, 11, 18, 25 (TIMES to be determined)

*some dates/times may have already been reserved

NOTE: additional dates/times are available by request, subject to (HSPC) cage availability

LESSON FEES (includes cage rental from hspc):

INDIVIDUAL & GROUP LESSONS (pitching, hitting, fielding)…..

ONE (1) PARTICIPANT: $40 per ½ HOUR – $80 per HOUR

TWO (2) PARTICIPANTS: $60 per ½ HOUR – $120 per HOUR

THREE (3) PARTICIPANTS: $75 per ½ HOUR – $150 per HOUR

FOUR (4) or MORE PARTICIPANTS (max 8 participants): $80 per ½ HOUR – $160 per HOUR

DISCOUNT: Every 10th lesson is FREE

TEAM LESSONS (pitching, hitting, fielding)…..

AT YOUR FIELD or LOCATION – 1 HOUR @ $150 – 1.5 HOURS @ $175 – 2 HOURS @ $200

AT HSPC – 1 HOUR @ $175  – 1.5 HOURS @ $200 – 2 HOURS @ $225 (includes HSPC cage rental)

COACHES CLINICS…..

AT YOUR LOCATION – $100 (up to 2 hours)

AT HSPC – $135  (up to 2 hours & includes HSPC room rental)

LESSON CANCELLATION NOTICE…..

Two days (48 hours) or more – NO FEE

Less than two days (48 hours) – HALF the LESSON FEE is DUE

TO SCHEDULE LESSONs:

CONTACT COACH KALISTA via.E-MAIL (kalbaseball@comcast.net) or CELL PHONE (443-752-0225)

THANK YOU FOR YOUR BUSINESS!

Coach Jerry Kalista