Cactus Athletic Camps



Billy Horton is the Founder, President and Director of Baseball Operations. He is also a current minor league hitting coach with the San Francisco Giants. Even though he was cut his freshman year in high school, he earned a college baseball scholarship and played in the Minor Leagues from 1997-2000. Some of his previous employers are the Arizona Diamondbacks, Chicago White Sox and Texas Rangers. One of his passions is working with players one-on-one and he has extensive experience performing private & group lessons, taking on his first client back in 1998. He is on the board of directors for multiple organizations including the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Baseball Division & Unashamed Athletes. VIEW FULL RESUME & ADDITIONAL PHOTOS. Billy is the author of 7 Day Fast & is available for public speaking. Click here for more info- PUBLIC SPEAKING

Taleen Horton is the Vice President and Director of Speed & Agility/Strength & Conditioning. She started her athletic training career at UCLA where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Physiological Science. She received her Master’s degree in Sports Health Care from the Arizona School of Health Sciences. Taleen worked as an athletic trainer for the Seattle Mariners and Chicago Cubs assisting in the rehabilitation and care of professional baseball players for 4 years. Taleen also spent one season in professional football with the Scottish Claymores of NFL-Europe. She was most recently employed at Fischer Sports Physical Therapy & Conditioning for 9 years where she assisted in the rehabilitation and strength & conditioning of high school to professional athletes since 2001. VIEW FULL RESUME & ADDITIONAL PHOTOS

Please take some time and find out more about our coaches by clicking on their photo and reading a short bio about them. Hover over the photo to get their name. These individuals are an integral part of our organization and help make our camps the best in the nation.