Lou has have been trained by Dr. Tom House, "The Father of Modern Day Pitching Mechanics", of the National Pitching Association (NPA) and the Rod Dedeaux Research Baseball Institute (RDRBI). Lou is also a "Mike Epstein Rotary Hitting" Certified Coach. Lou has over 7 years of pitching/hitting coaching experience. Lou specializes in training athletic development as well as baseball skill. Lou is a certified 3D clinician with Welch-e technologies and can measure a pitchers/hitters efficiency and diagnose injury potential. Lou uses V1 and Dartfish video analysis in his instruction.
Zack Skog is currently an Assistant Baseball Coach at Aurora University. He joined AU’s coaching staff during the fall 2015. In his first year as an assistant coach, the Spartans finished 24-19 overall and 13-7 in conference play, clinching the 3 seed in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) tournament.
Skog also serves as an assistant coach in the Kane County Phantoms travel baseball program. He coached alongside head coach Oney Guillen on the 18u American team during the summer of 2016. He is a member of both the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) and the Pitch and Hit Club of Chicago.
As a player, Skog spent four seasons as an outfielder at Aurora's NACC opponent Wisconsin Lutheran College in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In his time at WLC he was a four-year NACC Scholar-Athlete. On the field he hit .268 with 26 runs scored, 31 runs batted in, eight doubles and one triple. He is currently continuing his playing career as a member of the Northwest Hawks in the Midwest Suburban League largest amateur baseball league.
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