The Texas Stix is one of the fastest growing youth baseball clubs in Texas, with more than 35 9U-18U teams. The Texas Stix is known for its quality, competitiveness, communication and college placement expertise.
Established in 2005, the Stix has facilitated college commitments for players every year. In the last seven years, has seen 30-35 players placed annually. Stix players have gone on to play ball at a wide range of colleges, including D1 schools like TCU, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech; and on MLB teams like Seattle Mariners, Oakland Athletics and Chicago Cubs.
In 2016, the Texas Stix moved its headquarters from Euless to Grapevine. With its home base at the Texas Prospects Academy, the club is able to offer indoor training at one of the best indoor practice facilities in the area.
Home to the Texas Stix, Top Prospect Academy (TPA) is a brand new climate controlled 13,500 square foot indoor training facility in Grapevine. TPA is equipped with 10 multifunctional cages, 3 pitching machines, an MLB clay mound, radar guns, a performance training area for strength, speed and agility, and a fully stocked pro shop.
At this time there are no set tryouts coming up. If you are still interested in trying out for a Stix team please fill out the tryout registration below and a coach will be in contact with you.
Texas Stix players are encouraged to participate in Baseball Strong off-season. An elite baseball specific training and conditioning program offered by TPA, Baseball Strong combines energetic and motivational trainers whose expertise, energy, and cutting edge training principles are second to none. As a result, Baseball Strong has become the area’s leading program in making baseball players faster, stronger, healthier, and more explosive, which all translate to improved bat speed, velocity, and quickness. Visit www.tpabaseball.com now for more info.
Since the Stix first senior class in 2007, 228 players have moved on to play college baseball. Since 2010 every class has had 30 or more players go on to play college baseball. Check out the entire list here: http://www.texasstix.com/page/show/106749-texas-stix-alumni
Taylor Barber - Northeast Texas
Cohen Bell - Grayson
Connor Bell - Grayson
Tanner Boyzuick - Alabama
Kaden Brown - Texas Wesleyan
Matt Canterino - Rice
Ulysses Cantu - Texas Tech
Michael Chambers - Grayson
Matt Cook - Southeast College
Zac Cook - UT Arlington
Matt Espinosa - Cameron
James Ferguson - North Carolina State
Tanner Gibson - Weatherford
Bradley Gneiting - Rice
Alex Griggs - Baylor
Aaron Hassell - Midland University
Keith Johnson - Oklahoma Christian
Shaston Johnson - Odessa
Christian Julius - Rollins College
Logan Knowles - Navarro
Connor Kroutil - Howard
Soren Krug - Northeast Texas
Noah Laduca - Northlake
Jake Slaughter - Abilene Christian
AJ Liu - Swarthmore
Steven Marks - UT Dallas
McCain Mason - Northeast Texas
Josh Mears - Brookhaven
Steven Morphew - Ecclesia College
Preston Newman - Howard Payne
Nick O'Brien - Columbia
Jacob Rains - Hardin Simmons
Trey Roach - Birmingham
Nick Skeffington - Abilene Christian
Jonathan Smithey - Northeastern State
Alex Stiegler - Yale
Sean Townsend - Weatherford
The 2016 Class is complete and turned up 35 college bound players and 10 D1 players!
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Chicago Cubs,16th Round
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