Colby College will be holding its Colby College Mules Pro Experience Baseball Camp. It is a four-day event that will run from the 18th of June until the 21st of June. The program is open to all rising grades 3 through 9 baseball players. It is going to take place at the Colby College campus. Furthermore, this baseball camp includes game concepts sessions, infield and outfield stations and hitting drills, and live games. The registration fee also includes a free camp t-shirt, skill evaluation, indoor pool usage, and pitching machines and outdoor batting cage usage. In addition, this camp maintains an 8:1 camper to staff ratio to ensure personalized coaching to every participant. The training program will be under the direction of the Colby College Mules baseball coaching staff. There are only limited available spots, thus, registration is on a first come first serve basis. Moreover, another schedule is set to run on the 9th of July until the 12th of July. Overall, the training environment will be fun but competitive.
Colby College, originally Maine Literary and Theological Institution, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Waterville, Maine. Its name is in honor of Gardner Colby, a prominent 19th-century Christian philanthropist. Colby College is one of the nation’s oldest liberal arts colleges. It is part of the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin Consortium. Moreover, the college is offering 58 major and 35 minor fields of study. It is among the nation’s top-tier academic institutions. As a matter of fact, Colby College is 61st in the Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges rankings, 2017 edition. Also, in the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings, Colby College is 12th in National Liberal Arts Colleges and 20th in the Best Undergraduate Teaching category. In sports, Colby College has 32 men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports teams. They are participating in the New England Small College Athletic Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III. The athletes’ nickname is Mules and their identity colors are blue and gray.
Colby College Mules Pro Experience Baseball Camp Organizers
Leading the Colby College Mules baseball program is Head Coach Dale Plummer. Coach Plummer is now in his 12th season at the helm of the Mules baseball program. He is a bachelor’s degree in finance graduate from the University of Maine. Additionally, Coach Dale Plummer is a top-caliber baseball player himself. In fact, he is a 23rd round draft pick of the New York Mets during the 1988 Major League Baseball draft. Coach Plummer is also a recipient of the Doubleday Most Valuable Player Award, the Mets’ Triple-A Most Inspirational Player Award, and the Webster Award. Then, the Mules assistant baseball coaches are Tom Dexter, Tim Corey, and Bain Pollard. Coach Tom Dexter, a native of Albany, New York, is the Mule former head coach. He is a master’s degree in coaching and physical education graduate from the State University of New York College at Cortland. Coach Tim Corey, on the other hand, is a Colby College alumnus with a bachelor’s degree in biology-neuroscience. And finally, Coach Bain Pollard, a Maine native is a Bucksport Sports Hall of Fame inductee.