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Bulls/Sox Academy

Who We Are


Official youth sport development program of the White Sox & Chicago Bulls
The White Sox Youth Academy provides year-round camps, clinics, private lessons and training to hundreds of children every year. We offer beginner through advanced baseball and fastpitch softball programs for boys and girls ages 5-18.

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Baseball Holiday Camps


Chicago White Sox Columbus Day Camp (Ages 5-14) - Half Day on October 9
This one-day camp covers all things baseball: hitting, fielding, throwing, catching, and base running. Players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Camps located in Lisle, LaGrange and Glen Ellyn.

Bulls/Sox Columbus Day Combo Camp (Ages 5-14) - Full Day on October 9
This camp gives kids the ability to improve their offensive and defensive game in both basketball and baseball. Quality instruction in two sports...this truly is a one-of-a-kind camp! Players will be grouped by age and ability level. An hour for lunch will be given each day. Bring a sack lunch. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set and a Bulls replica jersey courtesy of Point 3 Basketball.
Camps located in Lisle, LaGrange and Glen Ellyn.

Chicago White Sox Thanksgiving Camp (Ages 5-14) - Half Day on November 24
This two-day camp covers all things baseball: hitting, fielding, throwing, catching, and base running. Players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Camps located in Lisle, LaGrange and Glen Ellyn.

Bulls/Sox Thanksgiving Combo Camp (Ages 5-14) - Full Day on November 24
This camp gives kids the ability to improve their offensive and defensive game in both basketball and baseball. Quality instruction in two sports...this truly is a one-of-a-kind camp! Players will be grouped by age and ability level. An hour for lunch will be given each day. Bring a sack lunch. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set and a Bulls replica jersey courtesy of Point 3 Basketball.
Camps located in Lisle, LaGrange and Glen Ellyn.

Chicago White Sox Holiday Camp (Ages 5-14) - Half Days from December 27-29
The White Sox Youth Academy wants to remind you that while you're at home taking a break, the competition is practicing! This three-day camp will cover all things baseball: hitting, fielding, throwing, catching, and base running. Players will also participate in fun games to put their new skills to the test. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball and bat set.
Camps located in Lisle, LaGrange and Glen Ellyn.

Bulls/Sox Holiday Combo Camp (Ages 5-14) - Full Days from December 27-29
This camp gives kids the ability to improve their offensive and defensive game in both basketball and baseball. Quality instruction in two sports...this truly is a one-of-a-kind camp! Players will be grouped by age and ability level. An hour for lunch will be given each day. Bring a sack lunch. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set and a Bulls replica jersey courtesy of Point 3 Basketball.
Camps located in Lisle, LaGrange and Glen Ellyn.

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Baseball


Chicago White Sox Hitting Club (Ages 8-10)
Former White Sox players Michael Huff or Dan Pasqua will make an appearance to work with the kids during one session of this four week club. Our Hitting Club focuses on developing a good approach to each at-bat including learning about plate coverage and stance, striding into a hitting position, swing plane/hand path, and staying balanced throughout the swing. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 10/3, 11/28 in Lisle, 11/27 in LaGrange.

Chicago White Sox Little Sluggers (Ages 5-6)
Want your athlete to get introduced to the game? Program focuses on basics of throwing, hitting, and rules of the game while having fun! Open to boys and girls. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 11/18 in Lisle, 11/11 in LaGrange.

Chicago White Sox Little Sluggers Combo Incrediball League (Ages 5-6)
Fall, Winter, Spring- This introductory program is a combination of the Little Sluggers Club and the Incrediball League. Please see descriptions above for all the details on this very popular and fun-filled few hours. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set and a Bulls replica jersey courtesy of Point 3 Basketball.
Begins 9/30, 11/18 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox Pitching Club (Ages 8-12)
The White Sox Pitching Club teaches the proper mechanics that all great pitchers use. Even if pitching is not in your plans, throwing correctly is critical to becoming a good ballplayer. Throwing with accuracy, velocity and minimal arm strain is no accident. There is a process that should be followed for Little Leaguers to Big Leaguers and our experienced coaches will teach you that process. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 10/3, 11/28 in Lisle, 11/27 in LaGrange.

Chicago White Sox Hitting & Pitching Club Combo (Ages 8-12)
If you are truly serious about becoming the best player you can be, then the skill specific clubs is where you want to be! Each club will detail the "absolutes" taught by the White Sox coaches through a dynamic progression. Focus on one skill, or focus on them all. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set and a Bulls replica jersey courtesy of Point 3 Basketball.
Begins 10/3 and 11/28 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox Incrediball League (Ages 5-6)
An exciting and fun program that is open to kids 5-6 years old. A mini-field, with 30-foot bases and a home run fence are utilized to create a fun atmosphere to teach the kids the basic fundamentals during each week's game. Instructors will explain the proper hitting, throwing, fielding and base running techniques to the young players as they begin to love the sport. Players are divided into small teams based on age and ability level. *Incrediballs are made of a soft rag ball material to be used indoors and perform like baseballs. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 11/18 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox FUNdamentals Club (Ages 7-8)
Fall, Winter, and Spring- Our FUNdamentals Club teaches the basic skills of hitting, throwing, and fielding to help progress your child in all aspects of the game. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 10/28 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox FUNdamentals Club (Ages 7-8)
Fall, Winter, and Spring- Our FUNdamentals Club teaches the basic skills of hitting, throwing, and fielding to help progress your child in all aspects of the game. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 11/11 in LaGrange.

Chicago White Sox Hitting Club (Ages 11-12)
Fall, Winter, and Spring- Former White Sox players Michael Huff or Dan Pasqua will make an appearance to work with the kids during one session of this four week club. Our Hitting Club focuses on developing a good approach to each at-bat including learning about plate coverage and stance, striding into a hitting position, swing plane/hand path, and staying balanced throughout the swing. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 11/30 in LaGrange.

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Elite Baseball


Elite Baseball training sessions begin this October!

Choose from Elite Hitting, Elite Pitching, Elite Infield, Elite Catching, Elite Outfield, Elite Bunting and Base Running, Elite Hitting Approach and Velocity Hitting, and Elite Sports Strength and Conditioning Sessions.

More Info

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Fastpitch


Chicago White Sox Fastpitch College Recruiting Skills Video (Ages 14-18)
Capture the attention of college coaches around the country with a Fastpitch Skills Video!
Pitcher/Catcher session begins 9/13, Infield session begins 9/20, & Outfielder session begins 9/27 in Lisle.

Fastpitch Columbus Day Digital Analysis Clinic (Ages 7-14)
Spend the Columbus Day Holiday working on your swing. Through the use of Digital Motion Analysis, our expert instructors will take you through each phase of your swing and teach you how to make the adjustments needed to become a better hitter. Camp will feature swing analysis, tee drills, front toss drills and competitions plus a one-on-one meeting with our instructors. This is a terrific hitting camp that will help you discover the great hitter inside you. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set. Hurry, space is limited!
Begins 10/9 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox Fastpitch Youth Catching Club (Ages 7-12)
This class is for catchers ONLY, where we spend the time necessary to work on stance, framing, blocking, throw downs, fielding bunts, and more. Designed for the In-House or REC Player. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 10/3 and 11/28 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox Fastpitch Youth Hitting Club (Ages 7-12)
Former White Sox player Michael Huff will make an appearance to work with the kids during one session of this four week club. A strong focus on stance, hitting position, rotation, contact point, extension, and follow through is sure to make your daughter a more confident hitter. Designed for the In-House or REC Player. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 10/3 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox Fastpitch Youth Pitching Club (Ages 7-12)
This four week camp will focus on pre-motion, arm circle, release/snap, and finish which are sure to result in better control. We recommend pitchers bring their own catchers. Designed for the In-House or REC Player. All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 10/3 and 11/27 in Lisle.

Chicago White Sox Fastpitch Elite Hitting Sessions (Ages 9-14)
Former White Sox player Michael Huff will make an appearance to work with the kids during one session of this six week program. Through the use of our Digital Motion Analysis* these elite sessions will take your daughterÂ’s knowledge of hitting to the next level. Designed for the Travel or Advanced Player. Space is limited, Sign up today! All participants will receive a free White Sox wiffle ball/bat set.
Begins 11/2 in Lisle.

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Baseball/Fastpitch Private Lessons


Our most valuable tool for delivering championship quality instruction to young athletes is our team of expert instructors. The Bulls/Sox Academy has assembled one of the finest coaching staffs in the country. Our talented team of instructors features former professional players with Major League and Minor League experience as well as some of the best collegiate and high school coaches in the Midwest.

To learn more about private lessons, click below.

Baseball Private Lessons    Fastpitch Private Lessons

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Fall Brochure


Fall Programs now available
Click the photo to download a copy of the full Fall Academy Brochure.

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Birthday Parties


Let the Bulls/Sox Academy host your NEXT BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Kids love video games, so why not combine some exercise? The third floor of the Bulls/Sox Academy in Lisle, IL has been transformed into the most innovative gaming experience in the country. A high-tech, cool, arcade atmosphere provides your party goers with a unique experience in the latest trend called "Exergaming" - where video games meet movement. Fitness can be fun for all ages! Don't forget to ask about our Combo-Parties! Choose from: baseball, basketball, dodgeball, and the Vault!

For more information call 630-324-8251.

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