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Pierce County Baseball

THIS WEEK IN BEAR BASEBALL

July 29, 2015

Drew Taylor and Top Speed Baseball started the week off traveling to Alameda, CA to face the Alameda Merchants (23-17) on Tuesday with Top Speed getting another victory by a score of 5-2. Top Speed took home a victory over the East Bay Seals on Wednesday. Top Speed will take Thursday off before facing the Merchants again in Alameda on Friday before travelling back home to face the Merchants in a three game series at home on Saturday and Sunday. Top Speed (40-6) opened up the weekend series with a 8-4 win over the Alameda Merchants (23-18).

 

Will Lowman and the Missoula Ospreys will started the week off at home with a 7-5 loss against the Helena Brewers on Tuesday. The O's split the series with Helena (17-21) on Wednesday winning by a score of 10-4. Missoula will continue a six game at home series when it welcomes the Billings Mustangs to town for a four game series Thursday through Sunday. The series with the Mustangs started off with a loss by a score of 6-3 on Thursday and Fridays game didn't start so well either but the Osprey bats came alive in the sixth inning with Missoula (25-16) getting the victory over Billings (19-22) by a score of 5-4.

 

Peach State Diamond Sports (PSDS) will be hosting its Last Chance Tournament at the Trembling Earth Recreation Complex in Waycross on Saturday, August 1st. Entered to play at this time is the 12-U Pierce County Bears as this will be their last game playing as 12 year olds and will be moving up to play in the 14-U age division starting the next weekend.

Over in Brunswick, PSDS is hosting an all-star tournament on Saturday, August 1st. The goal of the tournament is to showcase the regions top young players in a fun atmosphere. Representing PierceCounty in the 13-U age group will be Jack Echols (Team Omaha Camo), Luke Echols (Team Omaha Camo), Austin Jernigan (Team Omaha Camo), Spencer Hughes (Team Cooperstown) and Andrew Walsh (Team Sandlot). Representing PierceCounty in the 11-U age group will be Zach Murphy (Team Cooperstown).

As always, Go Bears!

 

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH GEORGIA BASEBALL PROSPECT CAMPS

October 3, 2015

Prospect Camp #2 – October 3-4, 2015

Prospect Camp #3 – November 7-8, 2015

Prospect Camp #4 – December 12-13, 2015

The University of North Georgia baseball program proudly invites you to learn the fundamentals of the game while showing your talent. Join head coach Tom Cantrell and his staff as you sharpen your skills, increase your understanding of the game and display your talent. The experienced staff will provide instruction to help you become a better player. Prospect camp is open to any high school player, junior college athletes and transfers that have the appropriate release paperwork.

Cost for the camp is $200.00. A non-refundable $50 deposit holds your space. The balance is due two weeks prior to the start of camp. Campers may attend only one day of camp, but due to NCAA rules the cost must remain the same.

Camp instruction, drills and games will take place at Bob Stein Stadium (201 Barlow Road - Dahlonega, Ga.) on the University of North Georgia campus in Dahlonega. All campers need tennis shoes, cleats/spikes, and a bat & glove. Registration is at Bob Stein Stadium at 8:45 a.m. on Saturday. The camp runs from 9:30 to 4:00 on both Saturday and Sunday. Campers are encouraged to bring their own lunch as they will have a one hour break in between sessions. Participants are only allowed to leave the camp with a parent/guardian and permission from the staff.

DO NOT bring valuable items as UNG is not responsible for lost or stolen items. NO PERSONAL EQUIPMENT WILL BE PROVIDED.

Make checks payable to University of North Georgia or call (706) 864-1918 for credit card charges. The deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE. Cancellation requests received in writing one week prior to the camp start date will receive a refund less the deposit. No refunds will be given less than one week to the camp start date.

A registration flyer can be located at http://ungathletics.com/documents/2014/12/11//2015_baseball_prospect.pdf?id=913.

ARMSTRONG PIRATES BASEBALL CAMPS

October 10, 2015

Each player will receive positional skill development from Collegiate Coaches and professional scouts through on field instruction in small groups, live games, and presentations. Each player will also have an opportunity to showcase his talent in a pro style workout session and live game situations. In 2014, our camps had 19 of 31(61%) seniors continue their careers at the collegiate level.

Each player will receive a t-shirt, lunch, individualized positional skill instruction, pro style workout, pitching and hitting presentations, player evaluation feedback, recruiting Q & A session and a campus tour.

 

Camp Itinerary

8:30 AM 

 Check-In / Shirt Pick Up

9:00 AM 

 Coaches Introduction & Welcome

9:15 AM 

 Group Stretch / Throw

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM 

 Positional Skill Instruction

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM 

 Defensive Skill Work Out

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

 Batting Practice

12:45 PM - 1:30 PM 

 Lunch, Pitching, Hitting & Recruiting Presentations

1:45 PM - 5:30 PM

 Games & Campus Tour

 

Instructional Camp I is on Saturday, October 10th

Instructional Camp II is on Saturday, November 7th

 

These camps are for players that are graduating in the years 2016-2019 and the cost is $125 per camp. Registrations forms can be obtained at http://www.armstrongbaseballcamps.com/instructional-showcase-camp.cfmFor additional camp information or questions please email Assistant Coach Brian English at Brian.English@armstrong.edu.

 

SWAP & SHOP

If you have some used baseball clothing, equipment or uniforms that you would like to sell, swap or give away, please let me know and I'll post it here for you free of charge. If you are looking for something, let me know and I'll try to find it.

 

Free to a good home: Used leggings and brand new knee savers for high school size player. Call Tony Walsh at 614-7059 to come and pick up.

 

 

 

Webmaster Notice and Disclaimer

October 18, 2008

This website is not an official Patterson Recreation Department, Pierce County Parks & Recreation or Pierce County School website. This website was created as a tribute to and information about the past and present baseball teams and players of Pierce County. I will provide as much information as I can concerning teams including the Patterson Recreation All-Stars, Pierce County Parks & Recreation All-Stars, Pierce County travel teams, Pierce County Middle School, PCHS Junior Varsity and Varsity teams as well as our players that are playing at the collegiate level. If you wish to make any comments or see additional information, please feel free to contact me at (912) 614-7059 or by email to Tony Walsh. I will try to provide the most accurate information that I can so if you see any mistakes or misinformation, please notify me as soon as possible. This website is an unofficial and independent source of news and information.