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Flanders, NJ (February 4, 2020) – In The Zone Baseball & Softball Academy has announced the addition of Read Brown to their staff.

Brown was a Catcher and First Baseman during his playing career which started at NCAA D2 Palm Beach Atlantic in West Palm Beach, Florida under MLB Hall Of Fame Catcher Gary Carter. Brown transferred to, and graduated from NCAA D2 Lenoir-Rhyne in Hickory, NC. After Graduation, he stayed on as a Graduate Assistant at Lenoir-Rhyne before moving on to be the Recruiting Coordinator for NCAA D2 Glenville State College in Glenville, WV. After 2 years with Glenville, Read stayed on the path of Recruiting, bringing his playing, coaching and recruiting experience to East Stroudsburg University, where he is now in his 2nd year as Assistant Coach and Recruiting Coordinator with the Warriors.

“We’re very excited to have Read join the team here at In The Zone. He brings some really great playing and coaching experience to us,” said In the Zone’s General Manager Taylor Bargiacchi. “Having another high-level coach join our family is fantastic. And as a catcher myself, to have someone here who was coached by Gary Carter is pretty special. I can’t wait to brainstorm and talk shop with Read”

Read joins a staff at In The Zone Baseball & Softball Academy comprised almost entirely of active college and High School coaches.

About In The Zone Baseball & Softball Academy
In The Zone Baseball & Softball Academy, with headquarters in Flanders, N.J., offers a comprehensive training and development environment for baseball and softball players of all ages. The main baseball and softball facility offers nearly 12,000 square feet of fully turfed field space, several hitting & pitching lanes, and more. In addition, In The Zone utilizes the 100,000 sq ft Marauder Dome as an extension of its training programs.  The academy offers baseball lessons, softball lessons, video analysis, team training, lane & turf rentals, showcase events, recruiting services, camps & clinics, and much more. Leading technology in use such as HitTrax, Rapsodo Pitching, Rapsodo Hitting, Swinguru, uHit and more. For information, visit www.inthezonenj.com, email contact@itz-academy.com or call 973-598-9887.