Medina County’s Premier Baseball Training Facility
Welcome to IVL Baseball. Whether you’re new to baseball and looking to build fundamentals, or an experienced athlete looking to fine tune your talents, IVL Baseball is the place to make it all happen.
IVL Baseball, formerly Ventura Baseball Academy, was founded in 2011 by John Ventura. After two successful years of instruction and growth, former MLB player Joe Inglett and Joe Lazor have joined the facility— making it the premier facility for baseball instruction in the state of Ohio. Please explore our website to find a coach, get information about camps, and learn about memberships. We look forward to working with you.
2019 Fall Clinic Registration
Come join Tallmadge Head Coach and IVL General Manager Mark Kelly for a 6 week 2 days a week Fall Clinic.
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IVL Baseball Head Coaching Staff
6 year Major Leaguer for the Cleveland Indians, Toronto Blue Jays, Milwaukee Brewers, and Houston Astros.
Former High School pitching standout, pitching coach and 2-time Division I State Championship High School coach.
Former High School, college and pro pitcher who played 5 seasons in the Cincinnati Reds Organization.
Former High School standout at Norton High School and Walsh University All-American standout.
Recent IVL College Commitments
IVL Baseball News and Tips
Congratulations to Coaches Joe Lazor and Joe Inglett on being inducted into the Greater Akron Baseball Hall of Fame 2016 Class! The Greater Akron Baseball Hall of Fame inducted nine new members and make four special awards during its 2016 annual banquet at the Stow...
Ferrell-Whited is committed to injury prevention. For this reason, they have teamed up with IVL Baseball Academy to offer complimentary Functional Movement Screens (FMS), as well as on-site Physical Therapy for individuals of all ages.
Van’s Tire – Wadsworth
185 Broad St.
Wadsworth, OH 44281
MULTI-USE PREMIER SPORTS TRAINING FACILITY
Year-round access to over 18,000 Square feet of training space complete with hitting cages, pitching tunnels, and fielding areas
MONTHLY MEMBERSHIPS AVAILABLE
Get unlimited access to our batting cages, Iron Mike Machines, pitching and fielding areas for one low monthly fee!
TRAIN JUST LIKE THE PROS DO
IVL has 3 professional grade hitting cages and a full assortment of equipment for a next level training experience.