Bo Jackson's Elite Sports | Lockport, Illinois


Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports and Cangelosi Baseball are proud to announce that Bob Lisanti has been appointed Director of Baseball Player Development. In this new role Bob will provide leadership to all aspects of baseball instruction, research, and curriculum development. He will provide oversight to all baseball instructor hiring and training, as well as ongoing education and development of the current staff.

Bob brings a high level of expertise and professionalism to Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports. He is passionate about player and instructor development and it shows through his leadership in the dome and on the field. Bob’s unique background gives insight to all aspects of the game of baseball at every level.

Bob attended the University of Notre Dame on a baseball scholarship, playing under legendary coaches Pat Murphy and Paul Mainieri. During his college career, he earned All-Conference honors twice as a catcher and was voted team captain an unprecedented 3 times.  Bob also twice played in the prestigious Cape Cod Baseball League (’92, ’94), being voted the leagues ‘Most Outstanding Defensive Player’ in 1992.   After graduating, he signed with the Chicago Cubs. He played at every minor league level, finishing his career with the AAA Iowa Cubs.

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Bo Jackson’s Elite Sports (BJES) is renowned as one of the leading indoor sports training centers in the country. As an air-supported structure we offer 88,000 square feet of unique training space for athletes, with clear spans and 65′ high ceilings. BJES allows training opportunities for turf sport teams (baseball/softball, football, soccer, and lacrosse) as well as to individual athletes, of any sport, who desire to improve athleticism and personal leadership skills. BJES is home to Cangelosi Baseball, Bo Jackson’s Football, and Bo Jackson’s Sports Leadership Centers of America. Our team has developed an extraordinary model for player development that is delivered to athletes by our professional staff of coaches. At BJES we are dedicated to “Training Athletes Inside Out” which speaks to our training philosophy to not only provide skill training, but also develop the whole athlete. From a training standpoint, we are rooted in the belief that developing athletes to be Bigger.Stronger.Faster gives them a competitive edge. We believe “there is an elite performer in all of us” and we are committed to helping each athlete realize his/her path to excellence.