East Tennessee State University Buccaneers Baseball Prospect Camp
The East Tennessee State University Buccaneers Baseball Prospect Camp will run from 9:00 AM until 2:30 PM on the 28th of July. Check-in starts at 8:15 AM. This baseball prospect camp is inviting all boys in grade 9 up to grade 12 who are interested to become a college baseball student-athlete. The program is going to take place at the state of the art Thomas Stadium which is on the East Tennessee State University campus. Furthermore, this baseball prospect camp includes a pro-style workout, bullpens, a position-specific defensive breakdown, and games. This event is spearheaded by the East Tennessee State University Buccaneers coaches together with other top colleges and universities baseball coaching staff. In addition, the camp registration fee is $150 per player. Registration is first come first served.
East Tennessee State University, originally East Tennessee State Normal School, is a public, coeducational university in Johnson City, Tennessee. It is home to around 14,500 undergraduate, graduate and professional students. 44 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 56 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 80 percent. Correspondingly, East Tennessee State University’s student to faculty ratio 16:1. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. East Tennessee State University is among the nation’s top-performing academic institutions. As a matter of fact, the university is Tier 2 in National Universities, 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 331st in the Business Programs rankings. Furthermore, the East Tennessee State University has 17 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. Their team name is Buccaneers while gold and navy blue are their team colors. They are campaigning in the Southern Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. Additionally, the East Tennessee State University Buccaneers are the 2013 Atlantic Sun Tournament champions. They also have their first NCAA Tournament appearance that same year.
Joe Pennucci, a native of Loveland, Colorado, is the head coach of the East Tennessee State University Buccaneers baseball team. He is a bachelor’s degree in psychology graduate from the University of Northern Colorado. Coach Joe Pennucci is also a master’s degree in liberal studies graduate from Stony Brook University. He is now entering his second season at the helm of the Buccaneers baseball program. Additionally, Coach Joe Pennucci is the former Stony Brook recruiting coordinator. He was a vital part in the Seawolves’ 2012 College World Series run. Then, Ross Oeder and Micah Posey are the East Tennessee State University Buccaneers assistant baseball coaches. Coach Ross Oeder is at the same time the Buccaneers’ hitting coach as well as the team’s recruiting coordinator. He is a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership and a master’s degree in leadership development graduate from Wright State University. Coach Oeder is also a former college baseball standout players. In fact, he is the 2007 Horizon League Player of the Year awardee. Coach Micah Posey is now entering his second season with the coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in marketing graduate from Florida State University. And finally, the Buccaneers volunteer assistant coach is Skyler Barnett.