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Southern Miss Hosts Kids Baseball Camp

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The Southern Miss baseball program will offer a wide array of camps this summer beginning in June at Pete Taylor Park/Hill Denson Field.


The camps include options for both beginning baseball players and for those also looking to improve their skills for their upcoming seasons. The list of Southern Miss baseball camps include:


Kids Camp #1

Dates: June 10-13
Cost: $165/Camper
Time: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration: begins at 8:15 a.m.
Description: This Camp is for ages 5 - 13 and 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 camp T-Shirt.


Top 60 Skills Camp

Dates: July 8-9
Cost: $200/Camper
Grades: 9-12
Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration: begins at 8:15 a.m.
Description: This is our third year to offer this camp for grades 9-12 which covers basic skills at the high school level. Skills include throwing, fielding, primary/secondary positions, along with team drills. We will also offer offensive sessions that will help players better themselves for their upcoming high school season. The camp will be limited to the first 60 applicants. Lunch will be provided. Each camper will receive a camp T-Shirt.

Pitching Camp
Date: July 13
Grades: 6-8 (junior high division), 9-12 (high school division)
Registration: 11:30 a.m.
Time: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: $100 for the session (there is also a Hitting Camp the following day and it is $150 for both sessions)
Description: This hitting Camp will have hands-on instructional time with the Southern Miss coaches. The advanced skills that will be taught in the camp will be advanced hitting skills that are presented to the Southern Miss pitchers every day.

Hitting Camp
Dates: July 14
Grades: 6-8 (junior high division), 9-12 (high school division)
Check-In: 11:30 a.m.
Time: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: $100 for the session (there is also a Pitching Camp the previous day and it is $150 for both sessions)
Description: This pitching Camp will have hands-on instructional time with the Southern Miss coaches. The advanced skills that will be taught in the camp will be advanced pitching skills that are presented to the Southern Miss pitchers every day.

Kids Camp #2
Dates: July 15-18
Cost: $165/Camper
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration: begins at 8:15 a.m.
Description: This Camp is for ages 5 - 13 and 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 camp T-Shirt.


Summer Showcase Camp

Date: July 20
Cost: $155/Camper
Time: 1 p.m. - finished
Registration: begins at 12:00 p.m.
Description: The showcase Camp for grades 9-12 is a great way for players to be evaluated by college coaching staffs. We have numerous college and professional scouts in attendance. Each of the players will be evaluated at their positions. Pitchers who are dual players will be allowed to participate at both positions. Prospects will run the 60, be evaluated at their defensive positions, and hit on the field at Pete Taylor Park. Lunch will not be provided. The Camp will be limited to the first 100 applicants. Each Camper will receive a Camp T-Shirt.

For more information or to register for these Camps, please go to SouthernMissBaseballCamps.com or call Southern Miss assistant coach Todd McInnis at 601-266-6542.

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