The College of the Ozarks Bobcats Baseball Summer Camp is going to run from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM on the 8th of October. It is going to take place at the beautiful College of the Ozarks campus. This full-day baseball training program is open to all boys entering grade 10 up to grade 12 who desire to play baseball at the college level. In addition, this baseball camp will include hitting and pitching sessions and competitive games. There will also be a performance evaluation at the conclusion of the program. The registration fee which includes a camp t-shirt is $75 per player. Furthermore, the event is only offering 50 available camper spots. Thus, registration is on a first come first served basis. It will be under the supervision of the College of the Ozarks Bobcats baseball coaching staff and other top universities and colleges’ coaches.
The College of the Ozarks is a private, coeducational, Christian, liberal arts college in Hollister, Missouri. It is an affiliation of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Additionally, the college is a member of the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU) and the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC). It is also part of the Work Colleges Consortium (WCC) and the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). Currently, the College of the Ozarks is serving around 1,400 undergraduate students. 45 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 55 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a most selective enrollment acceptance rate of 14 percent. Correspondingly, the College of the Ozarks’ student to faculty ratio is 14:1. Furthermore, the College of the Ozarks is 5th in Regional Colleges Midwest in the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 1st in both the Best Value Schools and the Most Innovative Schools category. In sports, the college fields its men’s and women’s teams in the Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference (MCAC) of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). They are the Bobcats and white and maroon are their identity colors. As a whole, the Bobcats have already an NAIA Division II national championship, a title won by its basketball team.
College of the Ozarks Bobcats Baseball Summer Camp Organizers
Leading the College of the Ozarks Bobcats baseball team is Head Coach Neale Richardson. He is a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in education/physical education graduate from Missouri State University. Coach Neale Richardson also earned a master’s degree in educational administration from Lindenwood University. He is now in his fourth season at the helm of the Bobcats baseball program. Ultimately, Coach Neale Richardson is an inductee into the 2006 Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. As the Bobcats head coach, Coach Richardson has compiled a 30-21 win-loss record. He also has a stellar 552-217-1 high school coaching win-loss record. Coach Neale Richardson is also a former high school principal at the Forsyth R-III Public School system. Then, the College of the Ozarks Bobcats assistant baseball coach is Justin McMillin. Coach Justin McMillin is an alumnus of Southwest Missouri State University. He is now in his third season with the Bobcats coaching staff. Additionally, Coach Justin McMillin had previous coaching stints at William Jewell College, Hillcrest High School, Nixa High School, and Logan-Rogersville High School.