The Shenandoah Valley Baseball-Softball Academy provides quality baseball/softball training for the youth of the Shenandoah Valley. We provide our student-athletes with private and group instruction, specialized camps and clinics, as well as video analysis and cage rentals. We also provide guidance with the college recruiting process. We invite you to stop by and visit our facility and speak with our knowledgeable staff about your son's or daughter's level and commitment to the game.
Our mission is to help each student athlete reach their goal of playing and studying at the next level. Our programs include age groups from age 6 to 18 years with Tee Ball ages 6-7-8, Minor (Farm League) ages 9-10, Major (Little League) ages 11-12, Junior Varsity ages 13-14 and Varsity ages 15-18. Call us today to schedule a visit and meet our great coaches.
Mike Bocock came into the 2013 season, his first as head coach in Waynesboro, with seven Valley League championships to his credit, and a reputation as a man who can get his teams to win in crunch time.
We are excited to announce our partnership with Tuckahoe Sports! With the help of their staff and instructors we will be able to offer more camps, clinics, and programs across the state.
Mike Bocock, owner of the SVB-SA, has built successful programs in Virginia, at Stonewall Jackson High School, Harrisonburg High School and Chowan College, and in Florida at Citrus High School and Desoto County High School.
He is the VBL's all-time winningest coach, with over 600 career wins, 12 league pennants and six President’s Cup Championships, including his most recent in 2013.
Coach Bocock has had more than 180 of his players continue their playing careers into professional baseball, both at the minor and major league level, including his nephew Brian Bocock, a member of the 2005 Luray Wranglers who was drafted in the ninth round of the 2006 Amateur Draft by the San Francisco Giants.
The Shenandoah Valley Baseball - Softball Academy and its many coaches have a rich history successfully coaching young athletes throughout The Valley to achieve their goals in the sports of baseball and softball.
A few examples of the current major league ball players that have been enriched by coaches on our staff over the years include:
The Shenandoah Valley Baseball - Softball Academy also works closely with many of our high school athletes to help them reach the NCAA level.