COLUMBIA, MD./PITTSBURGH – (March 12th, 2019) With a reputation built on world-class instruction, life-changing experiences and proven results, player development and showcase authority Factory Athletics announced today it will partner with baseball and softball technology leader and innovator Diamond Kinetics to bring sensor-based data and analytics to players, parents, coaches and scouts across all 50 states.
“We couldn’t be more excited to partner with such a pioneering and forward-thinking company like Diamond Kinetics to help bring the very best in technology and data to Factory Athletics,” said Steve Sclafani, Factory Athletics CEO. “It is imperative to the continued development of the players and participants that attend our events that we put them in a preeminent position to learn, train and understand the game at the highest level possible.”
As the Official Technology Partner of Factory Athletics, Diamond Kinetics’ cutting-edge tools will be utilized throughout the year at Baseball Factory and Softball Factory national tryouts, camps, tournaments and showcases.
With the rapid emergence of technology throughout all levels of baseball and softball, Diamond Kinetics’ comprehensive sensor-based performance improvement system will give Factory Athletics’ players, coaches and scouts the very best in advanced data and custom analytics to evaluate overall performance and enhance continued development.
Diamond Kinetics’ technology will be featured across a myriad of Factory Athletics events, including all National Tryout events, Team One Showcases, National Training and Team events, and the Under Armour All-America Game.
Away from the field, Factory Athletics and Diamond Kinetics will collaborate to create in-depth training resources for all Baseball Factory and Softball Factory players, including customized, educational hitting and pitching content that will include Diamond Kinetics’ tools and technology
“Factory Athletics’ reputation as an organization built on player development, top-notch instruction and overall youth guidance couldn’t be a better fit for a company like ours,” Diamond Kinetics CEO C.J. Handron said. “We are very pleased, and extremely excited, to partner with Factory Athletics and help enhance the player development process through continued learning and growth from the advanced data and analytics our technology can provide.”
Factory Athletics specializes in player development and the college placement of high school baseball and softball players. For nearly 25 years, the company has trained and educated players on the college recruiting process and provided them with professional instruction, showcase opportunities, tournaments, and ongoing guidance in the college recruiting process.
Diamond Kinetics’ tech-enabled products, including the SwingTracker bat sensor and PitchTracker ‘smart’ baseball and ‘smart’ softball, are used by some of the biggest names in the game, from National Championship-level collegiate baseball and softball teams to a multitude of professional big-league organizations.
As the most complete and precise baseball and softball technology innovator on the market today, Diamond Kinetics creates the ultimate training platform for any player – hitter or pitcher – at every skill level, ranging from youth to professional.
About Factory Athletics
Factory Athletics works with youth and high school players nationwide to provide high level instruction, skill development and guidance through the college recruiting process. Our experienced coaching staff has helped over 100,000 players Build their Way to Greatness.
About Diamond Kinetics
Diamond Kinetics’ enhances the games of baseball and softball by creating engaging experiences that help players improve and also have fun.
We are the market leader in mobile motion technology and information that enables player development, superior equipment fitting, objective scouting and recruiting, and engagement-driven entertainment.
We do this leveraging an exclusive license to issued patents from the University of Michigan and the University of Pittsburgh, deep technical expertise, key strategic partnerships and our love for the game.