We would like to introduce TZA Academy’s Hitting Coach

Robert Van Scoyoc

Robert Van Scoyoc


Robert is from the Santa Clarita Valley where he grew up and graduated from Hart High School in 2005. He played his amateur baseball at Hart High School and Cuesta College. In 2008 began his coaching career in 2008 in the Santa Clarita Valley where he started to work with young hitters while he helped part time with the Valencia High School baseball team. From 2010 through 2011 Robert was the hitting coach and recruiting coordinator for San Diego Christian College where he worked under former MLB catcher Chris Bando. Upon returning home in 2011, Robert reconnected with former coach Craig Wallenbrock and has worked with him ever since. Over the last four years, has helped mentor numerous hitters at the D-1 and professional levels to achieve success. Robert has spent time working with over 60 MiLB and 17 MLB players and has had the opportunity to work with and talk to some of the best players in the game. Robert has worked with players in nearly every pro organization. Under Craig’s guidance Robert has learned to use in depth video analysis to help each individual reach their Potential.