Justin is Power Arm Ramsey's resident catching expert. Using his experience as both a professional player and college coach, Justin specializes in providing elite-level catching and hitting instruction, with a focus on helping athletes develop both physically and mentally.
His resume includes:
-5 years of D1/D2 college coaching experience working with catchers and hitters
-2010 MLB Draft Selection by San Diego Padres
-2-time American East All-Conference award winner
-Member of America East All- Tournament Team 2008, 2010
-Member of America East Academic Honor Roll 2007 & 2010; 2008 All-Championship Team
-Named to the Johnny Bench Award Watch List, given to the nation’s best collegiate catcher
-Led America East in throwing out potential baserunners at 45%
Additionally, Justin is the Co-Director of the Catchermtrx Training Program, a wholistic approach to the art of catching. His program provides a unique training environment where catchers' physical and mental capabilities are pushed every session.
The Catchertrx Matrix Development Program is effective for athletes looking to:
-Increase speed, power, and flexibility specifically geared towards the catcher position
-Increase arm strength and pop-time through the analysis & refinement of throwing mechanics
-Understand the importance of the pitcher/catcher relationship; as well as the importance of a positive and honest relationship with the umpire
-Improve footwork for fielding bunts, pop ups and balls to the back-stop.
-Understand the mental aspect of the catcher position and how to become an extension of the coaching staff.