Summer Kid’s Camps:
The University of Southern Miss Baseball staff program has released 2014 Summer Camp dates. There are two weeks throughout the summer available for Kids grades 1-7. Campers will be divided into groups by age to ensure quality and safety. These camps will cover fundamentals such as hitting, base running, defensive techniques, primary and secondary positions. The camp will be limited to the first 100 applicants. Each camper will receive a USM Camp T-shirt and insurance. Pete Taylor Park will serve as the host site. Cost for each four-day camp is $165. Times for each day will begin with sign-in taking place at 8:15-9:00AM, and the conclusion of each day ending at 12:00 PM. Offering 2 different Camp dates are June 9-12 & July 14-17. Click Camp dates for registration flyer.
Summer Showcase Camp:
Our Summer Showcase Camp is designed to allow current High School Freshman through Junior College Sophomore (JUCO FRESHMAN must be an Academic Qualifier) baseball players the chance to showcase their abilities and receive instruction from current USM coaches, various Junior College coaches, and other 4-year Institutions. The Camp is set to take place July 19 at Pete Taylor Park. Registration will begin at 11:00AM. The Camp will begin at 12:00 PM and end when all camp participants have completed the workout. The itinerary will include instruction specific to their defensive position, improving 60 times, and hitting at Pete Taylor Park. Any pitcher will be allowed to participate at both positions. Cost for the Summer Showcase Camp is $155 and includes insurance, instruction, and a Camp T-shirt.
The One-Day Pitching and Catching Camp is scheduled for June 28. The Camp is designed to instruct and improve attendee’s overall Pitching or Catching abilities. The cost for the Camp is $100. All Campers will receive Lunch and a Camp T-shirt. The Camp will begin at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM. Registration will begin at 8:30, at Pete Taylor Park. Pitchers will be instructed on velocity training, arm care, front side direction, acceleration, tempo control, command philosophy, mental approach, and other aspects of the USM pitching approach. Catchers will receive instruction on receiving, blocking, throwing mechanics, plays at the plate, bunts, pop-ups, game management, arm care, and catching drills practiced by USM players.
Our One-Day Hitting and Defense Camp is scheduled for June 29. The Camp is designed to instruct Campers on the proper techniques used by USM hitters, infielders, and outfielders. The day will be divided up with defense in the morning and hitting in the afternoon. The cost for the Camp is $100. All Campers will receive Lunch and a Camp T-shirt. The Camp will begin at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM. Registration will begin at 8:30, at Pete Taylor Park. Hitters will receive instruction and provided drills on pre-pitch mentality, proper load and timing mechanics, tee work, soft toss, front toss, extension with finish, body and physical training care, and other aspects used by USM players and coaches. The defense portion of the camp will include infield and outfield techniques and drills. Infielders and outfielders will learn all aspects from pre-pitch routines to finishing throwing motions on all plays. This includes ground balls and fly balls, as well as throwing mechanics to proper bases and arm care. Campers are allowed to participate in both days. Each individual session is $100. However, if you register for both sessions, June 28 and June 29, the cost for both combined is $175.
Camp Registration for all USM BASEBALL CAMPS can take place at www.southernmissbaseballcamps.com. For any questions or advanced information, please contact: Clint Brown Office: 601-266-6542 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org