Join the Auburn University Tigers Summer Baseball Showcase Camp. It is for all boys entering grade 7 to grade 12 who are aspiring to play at the collegiate level. The program is going to run from the 10th of July until the 13th of July. Its venue is the top-notch Samford Stadium-Hitchcock Field at Plainsman Park which is on Auburn University campus. Furthermore, this four-day baseball showcase camp focuses on helping every participant enhance their fundamental baseball skills. It includes base-running, pitching, catching, hitting, infield, outfield, team defense drills. The participants are also going to receive a performance evaluation at the conclusion of the event. In addition, the camp is set to start at 3:00 PM on Day 1 and end at 12:00 PM on Day 4. The registration cost which includes meals and lodging is $430 per camper.
Auburn University, originally East Alabama Male College, is a public, coeducational, land-grant, space-grant, sea-grant university in Auburn, Alabama. It is the state of Alabama’s second largest university. It is also Alabama’s oldest public land-grant university. Additionally, Auburn University is a member of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and the Southeastern Universities Research Association. The university is also an affiliation of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System and the Oak Ridge Associated Universities. Currently, Auburn University’s total undergraduate population is 22,658. This undergraduate student population is with a 51 percent male and 49 percent female students gender distribution. This is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 81 percent. Correspondingly, the university has a 19:1 student to faculty ratio. Moreover, Auburn University is 196th in Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges, 2017 edition. It is also 103rd in National Universities of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. In sports, it is competing in the Southeastern Conference of National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I. The athletes’ nickname is Tigers and burnt orange and navy blue are their identity colors. Aubie the Tiger is the university’s mascot.
Auburn University Tigers Summer Baseball Showcase Camp Organizers
Leading the Auburn University Tigers baseball team is Head Coach Butch Thompson, a native of Amory, Mississippi. He is a Bismarck State College alumnus with a degree in history. Coach Butch Thompson is also a master’s degree in sports administration graduate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Additionally, Coach Butch Thompson is the 2014 Baseball America and American Baseball Coaches Association National Assistant Coach of the Year. He is also the 1997 Regional Tournament Coach of the Year, ABCA Alabama Junior College Coach of the Year, and Southeast Region Coach of the Year and the 2006 Fellowship of Christian Athletes SEC Coach of the Year. He is now in his third season at the helm of the Auburn University Tigers baseball program. Then, the team’s assistant baseball coaches are Karl Nonemaker and Gabe Gross. Coach Karl Nonemaker, a native of Roxbury, New Jersey, is in his first year with the coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in human and organizational development graduate from Vanderbilt University. Coach Gabe Gross, also in his first year with the coaching staff is an alumnus of Auburn University. Finally, the Tigers volunteer assistant coach is Steve Smith.