One on One Instruction to improve your skills!

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Sign up for one-on-one instruction with Darren Cato at Mercury Sports in Downtown Evansville. Darren's approach is a focus on fundamentals and to build in a progression format.

Hitting is based on GOOD HABITS - drills will be emphasized with machine and live pitch utilized when good habits and fundamentals are established.

Darren has 25+ years coaching experience: from little league to Head High School Coaching experience and has been involved in the sport for most his life. He's currently active in coaching his own children in a local league.


1 Student:

1/2 hour - $25

1 hour - $40

2 or More Students:

1/2 hour - $20 per student

1 hour - $30 per student

Recommendations: 10 sessions for maximum benefit

1 player - 1/2 hour per session

2 or 3 players - 1 hour per session

Pitching and Fielding Instruction

Pitching - One on One training - $35/hour

(must provide catcher)

Fielding 1 player $35/hour, 2 player $50 (2 player max)

Recommendations (depending on habits and experience)

  • Pitching - 6-10 sessions

  • Fielding 4-10 sessions

Mercury Sports Indoor Hitting Facility

For availability - text 812-305-1357, provide age of player and time/day you would like to schedule lessons. Darren will make contact to confirm a schedule with you.