BIRDBALL Summer Prospect Clinic
Victory Field-Watertown, Massachusetts
Ages: 13 Years Old And Older | Camp Times: 3:00pm
During the clinic players will receive instruction from each of the college coaches in attendance.
Infielders will work on fundamental skills and move to a full ninety foot diamond workout. As the clinic progresses each player will have a chance to move around the infield and work with different college coaches. The coaches will work though a progression of drills touching on all the fundamentals of infield play.
Catchers will work with a college coach to cover all the important skills needed to catch at a higher level. The catchers will do drill work, throw to bases and receive instruction while catching both during drills but during the game as well.
Outfielders will run through a series of drills. The outfield station will instruct each player on the proper throwing mechanic from the outfield as well as the fundamentals of fielding groundballs and fly balls.
Pitching instruction will be offered during the clinic. Pitchers will be take part in a progression of pitching drills that include, but not limited to, pitcher's fielding practice, arm care, pre-game and post- game pitching routines and flat ground work. Each player will have a chance to pitch in a formatted game while receiving instruction from a college coach. Primarily pitches will throw two (2) innings and paid secondary pitches will throw one (1) inning.
*** It is paramount to us that we focus on the health of the pitchers arms. Each pitcher will work with the BC staff as to where they are in their pitching schedule and innings will be adjusted in needed. ***
Detailed Camp Description
$150.00 For Two Way Players
Note: Two way charge is only for a player who wishes to pitch and play a position in the field.
Staff to Include:
Mike Gambino, BC Head Coach
Greg Sullivan, BC Assistant Coach
Current and Former BC players
Others Schools that have attended in the past:
Amherst College, American International College,
Babson College, Bates College, Daniel Webster College, Holy Cross, Franklin Pierce, Northeastern, Harvard, Elms College, Newbury (MA) College, Southern New Hampshire University, Stonehill College
Victory Field baseball and multi-use facility has artificial turf installed with 160,000 square feet, new effective and efficient lighting, three scoreboards, baseball stands and amenities of dugouts, bullpens and a batting cage.
It's a great facility for your kids to learn valuable skills from some of the top college coaches in the area.. I am very proud of the staff we have put together and think it will be an enjoyable experience for everyone. " - Mike Gambino, BC Head Coach
Camp Check-in Information
Upon check each camper will be giving a camp T-shirt with a number on the back. We ask that campers wear that shirt for camp. We also ask all campers to wear baseball pants. Victory Field is a full-turf field and metal cleats are not permitted. Rubber cleats or any other athletic type footwear is permitted.
Directions to Camp
40 Orchard St.
Watertown, Ma 02472
**Please note that this camp is not located on the Boston College Campus.**
Meals / Snacks
During the clinic, water will be provided.
For questions please contact 617-552-3092 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.
What if I have to cancel a camp?
We do not offer refunds on cancelled campers, just a future camp credit if you decide to cancel, but we do have what is called "Cancellation Protection".
We offer basic Cancellation Protection to allow participants some peace of mind in case plans change. This allows us to keep our prices low and provide the best service possible. Due at the time of registration, Cancellation Protection entitles you to a full refund of camp fees should you cancel your registration more than 14 days prior to the start of an overnight camp, and 7 days prior to the start of a day camp. If you cancel within 14 or 7 days of the start of your session, we will give you a camp credit for all money paid.
The credit is valid for three years from camp date. Credit with insurance is transferable to family members or friends, and good toward a future camp.