Chet Lauer

Baseball Coach Age 8-College Level

About Me

Chet Lauer is a highly respected baseball coach from Cuyahoga County, Ohio. His passion for the sport has driven him to teach baseball to aspiring young players from the age of eight up to college-level students. He is an alumnus of John Carroll University, Saint Ignatius High School, and Cuyahoga Community College. He imparts his extensive knowledge as a baseball coach at IMG Academy, located in Bradenton, Florida.

When not on the field, Lauer indulges in various hobbies such as golf, yoga, and video editing. He also enjoys following professional baseball, football, and soccer tournaments.

At IMG Academy, Lauer is among the premier baseball coaches tasked with developing dedicated student-athletes into top-notch baseball players. The academy's baseball program emphasizes complete student-athlete development, focusing on strength and conditioning, position-specific training, and academic coursework.

Lauer's role at IMG Academy encompasses evaluating and testing students, promoting individual foundational growth, and ensuring competitive team growth. His intensive personal growth programs are designed to help students achieve their best potential in baseball and other sports.

Before joining IMG Academy, Lauer served as an assistant baseball coach at John Carroll University, leading players through off-season training and creating a holistic improvement program for them. As an international professional baseball player, he played in different countries, including Australia, France, and Austria, where he was named International All-Star by the European Baseball & Softball Magazine.

Overall, Lauer's dedication to the game of baseball and commitment to his students' growth makes him a distinguished and valuable member of the sports coaching community.

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July 20, 2023

Chet Lauer Discusses Key Attributes When Scouting High School Baseball Talent  

Chet Lauer excelled in high school baseball as a Rawlings All-American, Division 3 Catcher. He then played overseas in France and Austria until deciding to join the coaching ranks. As a grade school, high school, and college level coach, Chet Lauer has seen many ways an athlete has grown to reach their full potential. Scouting for draftable talent […]

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