The Hit Factory Baseball & Softball Academy

THE OFFICIAL HOME OF THE GARDEN STATE REBELS! 

Logo, The Hit Factory - Baseball Training Facility

CLIMATE CONTROLLED FACILITY

Toll Free (877) 761-0569
(908) 469-7244
367 Reuter Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
OPEN DAILY BUSINESS HOURS   MONDAY-FRIDAY   4PM - 9PM   SATURDAY-SUNDAY   9AM-6PM
WE WILL BE CLOSED SUNDAYS FROM JULY-AUGUST! WE REOPEN ON SUNDAYS AFTER LABOR DAY!

                               CHAMPIONS ARE MADE IN THE OFF-SEASON!

 

 

About Our Facility

At The Hit Factory, a local baseball and softball academy, we are proud to work alongside our owners Troy and Martha Carrington who have spent many years volunteering and coaching youth baseball in Elizabeth, Jersey City and many neighboring towns in New Jersey. The Hit Factory takes pride in developing winning baseball programs that focus on nurturing raw talent.. through position drills, repetition, and one-on-one training, as well as abiding by the philosophy of intense physical practice along with developing a great mental approach will help teams and players compete and win at any level. The Hit Factory has the most experienced staff of trainers and coaches with experience playing and coaching at all levels from High School to College as well as professional organizations such as the St. Louis Cardinals, NY Mets, Washington Nationals, Chicago White Sox and more. The Hit Factory is a family owned and family friendly environment. We develop strong relationships with our customers and we take a vested interest in the success of our customers. There are larger facilities with fancier equipment and gadgets but the majority of our customers prefer the environment we create. Come in to experience it for yourself. 

MEET OUR TRAINERS

LINDA LENSCH - Fastpich/Softball pitching instructor

. NJ Amateur Softball Association (ASA) Hall of Fame Selection Committe 2013

. NJ ASA Hall of Fame - Inductee 2006

. Union County ASA Hall of Fame, 2005

. Founder, Manager, Player - New Jersey Divas Women's Fast Pitch, 1998-2003 ASA 23U National Champions, 2003

. Former Pitching coach/asst coach - Seton Hall University, Kean University and Stockton College

. Former guest instructor - Michelle Smith's Holiday Gold Camps,

. Coached 13 ASA All-Americans

REBECCA SATZ - Fastpitch/Softball Hitting instructor

. Batting Instructor Hudson County Athletics

. Morris Plains All-Stars Catchin/Batting Instructor 2005-2009

. 2010 New Jersey Athletic Conference and (ECAC) Eastern College Athletic Conference, Rookie of the Year

. Morris County All-Star selection 2009

. ASA NJ State Champion 2007

. NFCA Division III East Region second Team selection 2012

ANDRES DURAN - Baseball Pitching/Hitting instructor Coach 16U/18U

. Montreal Expos / Washington Nationals Organization -Seven years at AA level professional

. Coach/Manager NJ Angels 16U Baseball Club - Newark NJ 2011/2012

 

RAYNIER LORA - Baseball Pitching/Hitting/Catching instructor Coach 8U/10U

. Played in NY Mets minor league system 2009

. Scouted by Arizona Diamondbacks 2010

. Coached local Travel organization Caribbean Pirates 2011

. Record for strikeouts in one season UCC (Union County) 2012 92MPH Fastball

RAYMOND LUNA - Baseball Pitching/Hitting instructor Coach 14U/15U

. Hiroshima Toyo Japanese Professional Baseball organization - 1990-1992

. Cleveland Indians organization - 1993 - 1996

. Texas Rangers organization - 1996

. Played for Aguila Cibaena Professional Baseball Dominican Republic

. President Luna Baseball training camps - Union County

ROBERT MIDDLETON - Baseball Hitting/Pitching Instructor Coach 

. Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach Bloomfield Tech High School - Present

. Roberto Clemente League Director of Player Development - since 2007

. Baseball Training Instructor "The BallPark" - 2006 - 2007

. Guest Relations Manager NY Mets - 2004 - 2007