The Louisiana Baseball and Softball Academy is the right place for your son or daughter to learn the game of Baseball and Softball.  The LBSA is truly a facility based on player development and developing the whole player, regardless of age and ability!  With a handful of the best Baseball and Softball Instructors in the Greater New Orleans Area, you are sure to get quality knowledge and instruction in at the Louisiana Baseball and Softball Academy!!



Lyall Barwick – Former Professional Catcher in the Angels Organization and Former Chalmette High Baseball Head Coach, Lyall brings a WEALTH of knowledge about Pitching, Hitting, Conditioning and many other facets of the game!  Coach Lyall is one of the lead Coaches in the PITCH-NOLA group and a great person to teach the game of baseball!

Kal Bonura – Kal is a previous Holy Cross High and UNO baseball player who now serves as the Hitting Coach and Recruiting Coordinator at Loyola University here in New Orleans.  Kal is a great coach and brings a lot of information on infield, hitting and baseball overall to his lessons! 

Joey Latino – Coach Latino has 23 years of high school coaching experience and served as head coach at De La Salle, Archbishop Shaw, and most recently, Jesuit.  After his recent retirement from Prep Baseball, Coach Joey is excited to continue working with our pitchers and teaching the game on an individual and group lesson basis!


Summer Melancon – Summer brings her experience as a Former Hahnville Tiger, as well as her college years playing at UL-Monroe, to the girls that she works with.  Summer helps train our softball athletes by working on all of the fundamental aspects of the game of softball, from hitting to pitching to fielding.

The above listed instructors, along with a few others, all participate in the many camps and clinics offered by the LBSA.  Be sure to check the “Camps and Clinics” and “Programs” tab on the website for other options!

Rates, Times and Availability for individual lessons are all subject to the individual instructors schedules.  To inquire about this info, please call the Front Desk at 504-733-8660 or send an email to louisianabsa@gmail.com.