Hamline University Pipers Baseball High School Prospect Camp
The Hamline University Pipers Baseball High School Prospect Camp is a single-day program that will run from 11:45 AM until 4:00 PM on the 3rd of December. The baseball camp is especially for high school male baseball players who aspire to play at the college level. It is going to take place at the scenic Hamline University campus in St. Paul, Minnesota. Moreover, this baseball camp provides an opportunity for exceptional college baseball prospects to showcase their skills. It will be under the supervision of the Hamline University Pipers baseball coaching staff. In addition, the participants need to bring their own baseball gears and equipment.
Hamline University is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Saint Paul, Minnesota. It is the oldest university in the state of Minnesota. Its founder is Leonidas Lent Hamline, an illustrious United Methodist Church Bishop, and lawyer. The university comprises 4 colleges which are the College of Liberal Arts, the School of Education, the School of Business, and the Creative Writing Programs. Moreover, Hamline University is offering more than 50 areas of study. It currently accommodates around 2,100 undergraduate students and around 2,800 postgraduate students. 40 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 60 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 70 percent. Correspondingly, Hamline University’s student to faculty ratio 12:1. In the 2018 edition of the US News and World Best Colleges rankings, Hamline University is top 16 in Regional Universities Midwest. It is also top 17 in the Best Value Schools category. In athletics, the university fields 20 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III, Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC). The athletes compete as the Pipers and their identity colors are gray and burgundy. Additionally, Fayneese Miller is the president of Hamline University.
Jim Weyandt is the head coach of the Hamline University Pipers baseball team. He is now in his sixth year at the helm of the Hamline Pipers baseball program. Coach Jim Weyandt is a Hamline University alumnus with a bachelor’s degree in social studies. In 2016, he led the Pipers to their fifth MIAC Tournament appearance. Overall, Coach Jim Weyandt is holding a coaching win-loss record of 125-107. Then, the Hamline University Pipers assistant baseball coaches are Jordan Buck, Cass Kreitlow, Doug Amsden, Weston Germain, Casey Benford, and Jacob Picht. Coach Jordan Buck is now entering his fifth season with the coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in business administration graduate from Hamline University. Primarily, Coach Jordan Buck is working as the team’s hitting coach. He is the recipient of the 2013 Steve Lindgren Hamline Male Athlete of the Year award. He was also part of the 2013 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings Midwest All-Region Team. Coach Cass Kreitlow, a native of Minnewaska, Minnesota, is a former Piper baseball standout. He is now in charge with the team’s pitchers. Meanwhile, Coach Doug Amsden is now entering his 18th season with the Pipers baseball coaching staff. He is the recipient of the 2002 Hamline University Steve Lindgren Award. Coach Doug Amsden is also an inductee into the Hamline University Athletic Hall of Fame.