Augie Garrido

University of Texas, 5-time National Champion.

“The reason you want your son to go to The Hit Factory is because they have the best instructors. They know how to develop the personality of your son or daughter. They put baseball in its rightful place. His life and the things that goes into giving him the core values and skills to be successful in life, ONLY The Hit Factory specializes in this.”

The New Standard

The Conejo Valley's premier indoor baseball and softball training facility

Woody Cliffords

THF Sports Scientist

Strength training at the most advanced levels of professional baseball

Birthday Parties

All the cool kids are having their birthdays at the hottest new venue in the Conejo Valley!

THF Ballplayer Showcase

The Premier College Showcase in California

(2018-2021 grad years)

$250 / Per Player

Featuring Head coaches from LMU, Pepperdine, USD, Washington and more!

Click here to learn more.
August 5, 2017
8:30 am – 6 pm

About Us

The Hit Factory Thousand Oaks is the standard in high performance training and player development.

Our 23,000 square foot indoor facility features an 80-foot turf diamond, strength-training area, batting cages and bullpens. THF’s professional coaching staff is led by Westlake High School Head Coach John Burtzloff and former Cal Poly Assistant Coach Dustin Kelly.

THF Birthdays!!

The most popular venue in the Conejo Valley for birthdays!

Let us plan the perfect birthday for your favorite child.

Activities include: Dodgeball, Kickball, Wiffleball, Soccer, and Obstacle Course

Packages start at $425

Click here for packages and pricing

Email phoebe@thfbaseball.com to book!

News

Youth Travel team Tryouts - Ages 6 and up

Youth Travel Team Tryouts – Come find out why THF team Victory is the premier baseball academy in Southern California.  Tryouts will identify the next ballplayers for our program.  Come visit our 23,000 square foot indoor training facility and meet our professional coaching staff.  May 20 & June 17, stop by anytime between 1-5 pm and we will run you through assessments.

Nike Summer Camp

This Summer The Hit Factory and Nike have teamed up for a 4 Day progressive skills camp that will focus on hitting, infield, outfield, pitching and catching by an all professional coaching staff. Each day our staff will introduce new concepts and techniques while building off the previous days skills. By the 4th day each player will have an advanced understanding of all skills and positions covered.  Nike shirts for all campers and Nike prizes for special skills awards.  Click HERE to sign up!

THF Team Victory High School Program

THF Team Victory High School Program runs from June – Dec 2017.  For more information and registration click HERE

Our Sunday workouts run from Feb – May 2017.  For information and registration click HERE.

What we offer

BOOK ONLINE, SEE PRICING OR LEARN MORE ABOUT
OUR PROGRAMS AND PRODUCTS BELOW

Nike Baseball Camp

This Summer The Hit Factory and Nike have teamed up for a 4 Day progressive skills camp that will focus on hitting, infield, outfield, pitching and catching by an all professional coaching staff.
View details

Woody Cliffords

Sportswest Performance and The Hit Factory have joined forces to provide elite athletes a world-class tailored performance program. Our programs scientifically track progress over the duration of the program.
View details

THF Ballplayer Showcase

The THF Ballplayer Showcase is an instructional camp and player showcase for all underclassmen athletes, hosted by Augie Garrido. 30+ collegiate baseball programs and MLB scouts will be in attendance to instruct and evaluate these prospects. Eligible graduation years are 2018-2022.
View details

Youth Travel Teams

THF runs elite, intermediate, and development travel teams. Whether you are an independent travel team who wants to supercharge your program, a coach who wants professional assistance with training and the administration of your travel team or just need help running practices or specialized training for position specific skills, THF has options for you to consider.
View details

Team Victory High School

THF Team Victory’s high school baseball program was created to develop players by properly preparing them to play at the next level. Our 2017 tournament schedule includes Sunday games and exclusive showcase tournaments to get our players the exposure they need, but more importantly we will provide the highest levels of instruction, training, and player development for our athletes. Simply put, your son will become a better ballplayer in our high school program.
View details

Weekly Youth Workouts

Weekly Youth Workouts are held in a small group setting that allows players to maximize reps while still receiving a personalized learning experience. Ages 6-14
View details

Private Lessons

We offer private lessons with our experienced staff of professional coaches to help take your skills to the next level. All our coaches have college or professional playing or coaching experience.
View details

Diamond/Cage Rentals

The Hit Factory offers a variety of configurations for batting cages, bull pens, full and 1/2 infield rentals. Whether you are a ballplayer just wanting to improve your game, or a team looking to rent the entire facility, we can provide you with many options.
View details

Corporate Events

The Hit Factory would love to host your team building outing, private party, or corporate event at our ONE-OF-A-KIND indoor multi purpose sports facility. Our 18,000 sqf turf sports area is the ideal floor plan to set up your fully personalized event. Get your corporate team together and we will set up a fun, friendly, and competitive sporting event and social gathering that you and your colleagues will never forget!
View details

Birthday Parties

The Hit Factory hosts the best birthday parties in the Conejo Valley! From wiffle ball games to kickball, dodgeball, and professional coach instruction for baseball/softball, we are the perfect facility to create a memorable experience for you and your friends.
View details

Victory Gear

Victory Custom Athletic is now a THF company. Victory offers a wide range of uniforms, apparel and accessories, using the finest natural and synthetic textiles known to man and include only the highest quality threads, elastic, snaps, buttons, and zippers, far exceeding the industry standard.
View details

sign up for our newsletter

Teams

Youth Travel Teams

THF runs elite, intermediate, and development travel teams. Whether you are an independent travel team who wants to supercharge your program, a coach who wants professional assistance with training and the administration of your travel team or just need help running practices or specialized training for position specific skills, THF has options for you to consider.


View details

High School Teams

THF TEAM VICTORY has created a High School Baseball Program designed to develop players and prepare them for the next level.
With a full size unobstructed infield inside our facility, professional coaching staff and high level training, what we offer is unlike any other club program.
We offer 2 different High School Program options to ensure we’ve got everybody covered.


View details

Coaches

John Burtzloff

Director of Baseball

Contact:  John@thfbaseball.com | (805) 490-4949

Coach Burtzloff was named the head coach at Westlake High School in February 2016. Previously John served as the Assistant Coach at Moorpark Junior College, where he was responsible for catchers, outfielders & recruiting. John helped establish the Moorpark College Raiders baseball program again in 2014 after the program had been shut down at the end of the 2012 season. Burtzloff helped lead the Raiders to a 20-16 record in its 1st season back. In 2002, John established the Westlake Village Stars, a highly successful youth baseball program with over 150 players. John also co-founded the THF Ballplayer Showcase with Augie Garrido in 2014. This year marks the third year of this event with showcases in Westlake Village and Perth, Australia all being hosted in 2016.

Dustin Kelly

General Manager & Head Professional Coach

Contact:  Dustin@thfbaseball.com | (805) 264-1886

Prior to joining The Hit Factory Thousand Oaks, Dustin spent 4 years as an Instructor at Elite Baseball in Orange County, CA. From 2007-2010 he was an Assistant Coach at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. His experience and expertise in hitting, infield, and outfield helped the Mustangs reach their first ever Division 1 Regional in 2009. Dustin attended high school at St. Joseph in Santa Maria, CA where he was a 3 time All Los Padres League Shortstop. In 2002, he led the St. Joseph Knights to the 2002 Division X CIF-SS Championship and was named CIF-SS Division X Player of the Year. After graduating high school, Dustin attended Cuesta Community College in San Luis Obispo and helped the Cougars win back-to-back Western State Conference Championships. In 2003, he was selected to the All Western State Conference Team. In 2004, Dustin was named Western State Conference Player of the Year. Shortly after, he was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 15th Round of the 2004 MLB Draft. Dustin spent 3 seasons with the Red Sox reaching AA and was a member of the 2006 Eastern League Championship Team.

Woody Cliffords

Director of Strength Training

Contact:  Woody@sportswestperformance.com | (818) 693-6898

Woody is in his 17th year as Owner/Director of Sportswest Performance. During this time he has worked with over 100 Professional Ballplayers. Sportswest Team Development has also designed and wrote Programs that have produced over 10 Team Championships in the past Decade. In 2006, Cliffords joined forces with Harvard Graduate Dr. Marcus Elliott and P3 Peak Performance Project. For the last decade he has served as the Director of Baseball Operations. During this time P3 has trained the entire Seattle Mariners Farm System for 3 years. As a ballplayer Cliffords played for over 20 years between West Hills Baseball, El Camino Real High School, Pepperdine University, and the Baltimore Orioles Farm System. In High School Cliffords was a 2-time All State selection and 2-time City/CIF Champion. He currently holds the record for All-Time single season Batting Average (.544). At Pepperdine he was a 2-time All Conference selection and a Conference Champion. After being a 10th Round selection by Baltimore in 2001, Cliffords went on to be a 3 time Minor League All-Star and also won a League Championship.

Tim Haubursin

Professional Pitching Coach 

Contact:  (602) 380-5853

World-class pitching guru, Tim Haubursin from the Arizona Baseball Ranch, provides THF ballplayers the essential mental and physical tools to develop elite pitchers.  Tim, “the Pitch Doc,” provides a holistic program from arm care to increased arm strength, velocity and proper throwing mechanics.

Brad Boyer

Professional Hitting Coach 

Contact:  (805) 377-2020

  • 2003 Collegiate Baseball Freshmen All-American
  • Played at University of Arizona under Coach Lopez
  • First Freshmen to be named first team All-Pac 10 in 2003
  • Drafted in 2006

Jordan Berger

Professional Catching Coach

Contact:  Jordan.berger29@gmail.com | (818) 614-4184

Jordan recently graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and a minor in Psychology, with honors recognition.  Berger played three seasons for Arizona under three-time national coach of the year Andy Lopez.  He was a member of  Arizona Baseball’s 2012 National Championship team.  He was selected as an Academic Champion by the Athletic Department at the University of Arizona in 2013 and 2014. Prior to being recruited by the Wildcats, he turned in a decorated career at Taft High School. A three-time CIF Los Angeles City Section All-West Valley League first team honoree (2009-11).  A 2010 and 2011 CIF Los Angeles City Section All-City second team selection.  And as a true freshman in 2008, was named a CIF Los Angeles City Section All-West Valley League second team member.

Marcus Garcia

Professional Baseball Coach

Contact:  Marcusvcba@gmail.com | (818) 205-7677

Marcus is the Founder and Executive Director of the Ventura County Baseball Academy (VCBA).  Coach Garcia created VCBA for players who wanted to compete at a high level but wanted to do so in a positive environment that was conducive for growth and development.  Coach Garcia is also beginning his 3rd season as the freshman head coach at Newbury Park High School. In 2015, Coach Garcia was voted the Newbury Park High School Baseball Coach of the Year compiling a league record of 12-2 and winning league, overall record 25-4 in two seasons.  Marcus played baseball at Ventura Community College, and Channel Islands High School. In 2016, Coach Garcia became a member of the American Baseball Coaches Association.

J.C. Barker

Professional Baseball Coach

Contact:  John CABarker@gmail.com | (818) 723-0299

J.C. played High School Baseball at Chatsworth High School and was part of the “Perfect Season” going 35-0 where he won a Los Angeles City Section Championship as well as baseball teams 2nd consecutive National Championship title.  In 2007, J.C. coached Arleta High School.  In the schools first year of existence, he helped coach their varsity club to the city section small schools championship game at Dodger Stadium.  In 2008, he assisted Arleta to its second of three consecutive East Valley League championships and to the city section quarter finals where they fell short.  After Arleta, JC coached at Birmingham High School in 2012.   Coach Barker played college baseball at Pierce College in 2009.

Janelle Lindvall

Professional Softball Coach

Contact:  lindvallsoftball@gmail.com | (661) 219-5704 | follow me @lindvallsb

  • Catcher at the University of Oregon
  • 4X Pac-12 Champion
  • 2 Women’s College World Series Appearances
  • Finished her career as Oregon’s all-time leader in home runs (47) and RBIs (195)
  • Was a member on the USA Women’s National Softball Team
  • Played in the National Professional Fastpitch League
  • 2016 Defensive Player of the Year

Inquiries

Fill out the form with your questions and we will come back to you straight away.

Location & Contact

2001 Anchor Court, Unit A, Thousand Oaks Ca 91320
1 805 375 1414