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Welcome to McHenry County‚Äôs Best Indoor Sports Facility.  SportsCity Academy offers 16,000 square feet of state-of-the-art training facilities for baseball, softball, basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, lacrosse & other sports.

SportsCity meets the needs of the coach and athlete, including high quality interior lighting, and fully netted training areas for live hitting.  Our Iron Mike hitting area features sloped, automatic ball return with 3 baseball, 2 fast-pitch softball, and 1 slow pitch softball machines.


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thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Thu closed | Fri 10a-3p | Sat 10a-3p |
Sundays 12p-4p |  (Map)
birthday parties at SportsCity!!
Call Kim to discuss packages for your birthday boy or girl - 815-355-0661   More info
Events At SportsCity Academy

Men's Sunday Night Basketball League
Starts Dec 11th - Teams Forming Now!
8 Regular Season Games + Single Elimination Tourney.

Get a team and play some Hoops!  Games are Sunday nights starting at 6pm.  All teams will have at least one game each week.  Form your team and get registered.  Space is limited.  Cost is $300/team.

Call or text SportsCity instructor Matt Schmidt for more information and to sign-up at 847-664-9962  

New!  The "Academy" Membership
3 Private Lessons + Unlimited Hitting

SportsCity has a great new membership for baseball training for one low price.  Fall is a great time to train!

The "Academy" membership gets you 3 private lessons each month with instructor Matt Schmidt (photo), and unlimited hitting to help you improve.  Cost is just $90 per month for this excellent package. 

Matt Schmidt is currently an assistant coach at MCC.  He is a former D-1 baseball player with Chicago State.  Join the "Academy" today!  For more info, contact Kim at

The best birthday parties are at SportsCity!!

SportsCity hosts birthday parties!  Dodgeball, basketball, kickball, wiffleball, batting cages & more -- lots of fun!  Call us to discuss packages for your birthday boy or girl - 815-334-1900   More info

SportsCity can host your next event!
SportsCity is a great place for graduations, birthdays, fundraisers, and other group outings.  Contact Kim for details - 815-355-0661 or by email

SportsCity Academy -
MCC Baseball & Softball Indoor Training Center

Congrats to the MCC Scots on their incredible 2016 season.  SportsCity Academy is very pleased to be the indoor workout home of McHenry County College Scots baseball team.  Former MCC Coach Kim "Hoss" Johnson raves about SportsCity. 

"The facility and layout is first class.  Our team gets a terrific workout and most importantly SportsCity contributes to our preparation for the season.  SportsCity is a great facility, and great partner"

     -- Kim "Hoss" Johnson, former MCC Baseball Coach

Saturday Night @ SportsCity - Rent the Entire Facility!
Rent SportsCity!  The Entire Facility!  For you and up to 40 guests!

That's right.  SportsCity is offering a Saturday night private rental special of our entire facility.  It's all included for your group -- the large infield, basketball, volleyball, all Iron Mike Hitting cages.  SportsCity is closed to the public -- you get it all for your group!

Rental slots available each Saturday night from 6pm-8pm.  The regular price to rent the entire facility is $490 for two hours.  SPECIAL Saturday Night Private Rental -- Just $250 for 2 hours.  A discount of over 50%!

To book a Saturday night private rental, contact Kim Turner directly at 815-355-0661 or by email 

SportsCity has the Best Hitting Cages!

Iron Mike cages with automatic ball return.  3 speeds for baseball (fast, medium, slow), 2 speeds for fast pitch girls softball, and 1 slow pitch softball machine (yes it does arc just like a real slow pitch softball pitch).

Private lessons at sportscity
Learn, improve and practice with instruction from from SportsCity's outstanding trainers.  All lessons include free "All U Can Hit" in our Iron Mike cages the day of your session.  Baseball, softball and basketball lessons.  Learn more and see a complete list of SportsCity instructors Lesson costs and packages

Lil'l Sports Playtime - Tuesdays & Thursdays 930a-1100a at SportsCity
Stay-At-Home Moms and Home Day Care providers -- need a place to take your toddlers to get out of the house and play? 

SportsCity is offering $5 open play time on our court or fieldturf on Tuesday & Thursday mornings.  No reservation required.  Bring your own toys -- balls, scooters, Big Wheels, tricycles, whatever!  Run around and play in our big open space.  $5 per child.  Just show up and have fun!  Questions, email Kim at   

Indoor Team
2016/17 Limited Reservations

SportsCity offers the best training option for your baseball or softball team -- a large indoor training field, configuration options with our movable nets, full LIVE HITTING, superior lighting, training equipment (L-screens, bases, tees)and discounted Iron Mike hitting machines with team field rentals.

For basketball and volleyball organizations, we offer an excellent full size court with a regulation height ceiling for volleyball. 

SportsCity is taking 2016/17 indoor training schedule reservations.  Space is filling up fast.  Don't delay, call today to get a custom quote!

We want your organization at SportsCity.  Train at the best facility in the area.  Call Kim Turner directly to discuss reservation packages at 815-355-0661 or by email

Hitting "$5 Happy Hour" 4p-5p Every Weekday
All U Can Hit for just $5 every weekday from 4pm-5pm.  Iron Mike baseball, fastpitch softball and slow pitch softball.  Automatic ball return.  A great workout! A great deal!

.400 Hitters Club CardMonthly "All U CAn Hit" - Just $59
SportsCity has a great deal for softball and baseball players.  Hit all month, all the time, for just $59.  No long term commitment -- just hit as much as you want for only $59.  Stop at SportsCity to pick up your card.   

SCA Select Travel Baseball & Softball - 2016/2017. 
 SCA Select Travel Boys Baseball and Girls Softball showcase teams are designed for players who want to improve and be leaders of their High School teams.  SCA Select players get excellent benefits, including

- Free "All U Can Hit" Sept 1 - July 31 ($649 value)
- Free use of SCA tunnels. 
- Uniform / equipment package
- Showcase Tournaments (15u-18u)
- League games (9u-14u)
- Indoor training

if you are an experienced travel baseball or softball coach, we are looking for Managers for the 2016/2017 season.  Contact Mike at 262-422-5663 to discuss Managing opportunities in SCA Select.

New England Catching Camp -
NECC Baseball & Softball catcher's camp

SportsCity had a great turnout for the NECC catching camp, with players from multiple States and Canada attending this camp in March.  NECC is a nationally renowned training program for boys baseball and girls softball catchers. ( )

The NECC camps are 2-day, 3-session (2 hours per session) camps.  One is for younger catchers age 8-12 and another for older catchers 13-18.  The 6 hour camps are cumulative and will cover every aspect of the catching position including stances, receiving, blocking, throwing and fielding. 

NECC staff love SportsCity, plans are under development for a return camp in March 2017.  Watch our web page for more information. 

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The best gift for the developing athlete.  Good for any use at SportsCity - Camps, Clinics, Lessons, Merchandise, Rentals -- Buy Now