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IMG & NICK BOLLETTIERI FORM BASEBALL ACADEMY
Published March 24, 1995
IMG and the Bollettieri Sports Academy are forming a new baseball academy patterned after the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy (NBTA), as well as the new David Leadbetter Junior Golf Academy and Schulz Soccer Academy, which were established in '94 as part of an expanded Bollettieri Sports Academy. Mickey White, a former MLB Dir of Scouting among other positions, has been appointed GM of the Baseball Academy, and longtime NBTA supporter Adidas has signed on as the Academy's first corporate sponsor (IMG/Bollettieri).