The Gordon College Fighting Scots Baseball Day Summer Camp five-day event that will run from the 6th of August until the 10th of August. It is going to take place at the J Tec White Field on the Gordon College campus, which is among the nation’s top baseball facilities. This baseball camp is open to all boys 6 to 13 years of age at any skill level. Moreover, this baseball training program’s daily schedule is set to start at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM on Day 1 to Day 4 and from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Day 5. The program will cover developmental drills for hitting, pitching, catching, baserunning, infield play, and outfield play skills. In addition, instructions will be given in accordance with the participant’s age and skill level.
Gordon College, originally Boston Missionary Training Institute, is a private, coeducational, non-denominational Christian, liberal arts college in Wenham, Massachusetts. Its name is in honor of its founder Adoniram Judson Gordon, a prominent American Baptist preacher in the 19th-century. Currently, Gordon College is serving around 1,700 undergraduate students and around 400 postgraduate students. 37 percent of the college’s undergraduate student population are male students and 63 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 92 percent. Correspondingly, the college has a 12:1 student to faculty ratio. Gordon College is also one of the nation’s top-tier academic institutions. As a matter of fact, it is 168th in the National Liberal Arts Colleges of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The institution is also 203rd in the High School Counselor Rankings. Additionally, Gordon College is a member of the Annapolis Group, the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU), and the Christian College Consortium (CCC). In sports, Gordon College has 20 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams participating in the Commonwealth Coast Conference and the Eastern College Athletic Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. They are the Fighting Scots and navy blue and white are their identity colors.
Gordon College Fighting Scots Baseball Day Summer Camp Organizers
Leading the Gordon College Fighting Scots baseball team is Head Coach Rob Mansfield, a native of Wall, New Jersey. He is also the college’s Admissions Liaison. Coach Rob Mansfield is now in his fourth season at the helm of the Gordon College Fighting Scots baseball program. In addition, Coach Rob Mansfield, an alumnus of Gordon College has already led the Fighting Scots into two Commonwealth Coast Conference playoffs appearances. The Fighting Scots assistant baseball coaches are Todd Alford, Jesse Amaya, and Alex Smith. Coach Todd Alford, a University of South Alabama graduate, is now in his second season with the coaching staff. At the same time, he is the team’s pitching coach. Coach Todd Alford is former junior college National Coach of the Year awardee. Presently, he is also the head coach of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League’s North Shore Navigators. Coach Jesse Amaya, a Gordon College alumnus is also a North Shore Navigators assistant baseball coach. He is also the former Salem High School assistant coach. Finally, Coach Alex Smith, a native of Wethersfield, Connecticut is a former Gordon College Fighting Scots college baseball standout.