The Cornell University Big Red Summer Baseball Prospect Camp will fall on the 22nd and 23rd of July. This two-day high-level baseball camp is inviting all and any boys 14 to 19 years of age who are seeking to take their game to the next level. The program includes batting practice, fielding drills, and live games. In addition, the participants are going to receive a valuable performance evaluation and recommendations from the Cornell University Big Red men’s baseball coaching staff. The camp registration fee is $430 per camper. It is going to take place at the leading-edge Holy Field which is on the Cornell University campus. Overall, it will be a challenging yet fun training experience.
Cornell University is a private, coeducational, land-grant, sea-grant, space-grant, research, doctoral university in Ithaca, New York. Its founders are Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White. Additionally, Cornell University is a member of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) and the Association of American Universities (AAU). It is also part of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) and the State University of New York (SUNY). The university has seven undergraduate colleges. Cornell University is among the nation’s top-tier universities. In fact, it is 14th in the US News and World Reports Best Colleges 2018 rankings. And also, it is 29th in Forbes’ Magazines national rankings. The university has 14,300 undergraduate students. 48 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 52 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 14 percent. Correspondingly, the university’s student to faculty ratio is an astounding 9:1. In sports, Cornell University has currently 36 men’s and women’s athletics teams competing in the Ivy League of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. They are known as the Cornell Big Red and Carnelian, white, and gray are the universities official colors.
Cornell University Big Red Summer Baseball Prospect Camp Organizers
The head coach of the Cornell University Big Red men’s baseball team is Dan Pepicelli, a native of Schenectady, New York. Coach Dan Pepicelli is now entering his third season at the helm of the Big Red men’s baseball program. He is a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Management graduate from the State University of New York College at Cortland (SUNY Cortland). Additionally, Coach Dan Pepicelli is a two-time Empire 8 Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. The team’s associate head coach is Tom Ford. He is a bachelor’s degree in physical education graduate from Ithaca College. It was is also where he earned his master’s degree. Coach Tom Ford is now in his sixth season in the associate head coaching role and his 24th season with the Big Red baseball coaching staff. Then, the team’s assistant coach is Frank Hager. He is a Cornell University alumnus with a degree in economics. Coach Hager was part of the 2012 College Sports Information Directors Association’s Academic All-District 1 Baseball Team. Finally, David Anderson is the Big Red baseball volunteer assistant coach. Coach Anderson hails from Syracuse, New York. He is a bachelor’s degree in business administration and media and communication graduate from Muhlenberg College.