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SkillShark Partners With The Houston Astros Youth Academy

SkillShark Partners With The Houston Astros Youth Academy

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[Saskatoon, SK, Nov 2022] SkillShark Athlete Evaluation Software, current leader in the player evaluation tech space partners with Houston Astros Youth Academy.

SkillShark and the Houston Astros are proud to announce their recent partnership where they aim to provide a necessary platform for which they can empower athletes through next-level training and development.

“We are extremely excited to announce our partnership with the Houston Astros Youth Academy. This decision to use SkillShark in their evaluation program will greatly improve their feedback to athletes, while helping them save hours on administration. We have no doubt our product will substantially contribute to the growth of each athlete in their youth program with the collection of player metrics and performance data.” Neil Anderson – SkillShark Founder

The Astros Youth Academy (AYA) aims to set the standard for baseball and softball instruction, teach and educate urban youth and enhance the quality of life in the community. The four facets of the AYA, and many other Aspects of Professional and Interpersonal Development.


The Astros Youth Academy provides FREE baseball & softball instruction to youth ages 7 – 17 on a year-round basis. Other activities include:

  • Career development
  • Coaching Clinics
  • Umpire Seminars
  • Field Maintenance and Grounds Keeping
  • Sports Journalism & Broadcasting
  • STAAR Tutoring & Homework Assistance
  • MLB Reviving Baseball In Inner Cities (RBI) Program