The Lehigh University Mountain Hawks Baseball Prospect Camp is a two-day event that will run from the 16th of June until the 17th of June. This high-level baseball program is the perfect stepping ground for those high school players who are aspiring to play at the college level. The program will take place at the premier Legacy Park, the home field of the Lehigh Mountain Hawks baseball team. Furthermore, this two-day baseball camp will simulate a college game experience. There will also be a pro-style workout, batting practice, catching, and base running drills. Every participant is going to receive a performance assessment and evaluation at the conclusion of the program. In addition, this event focuses on providing an informative, safe, and fun training environment. Running this program is the Lehigh University Mountain Hawks baseball coaching staff. Check-in starts at 8:30 AM on Day 1 and check-out will be at 3:00 PM every day. The registration cost is $225 per camper.
Lehigh University is a private, coeducational, research university in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It is a member of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. It is also a member of the Hidden Ivies in the Northeastern United States. The university has the largest college in the United States which is its College of Arts and Sciences. Ultimately, Lehigh University is a top-performing academic institution. In fact, it is 46th in National Universities, 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. At the same time, it is 28th in Best Value Schools rankings. Lehigh University’s undergraduate student population is around 5,100 while its postgraduate student population is around 2,000. In sports, the university has 25 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. They are competing in the Patriot League of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I. Their nickname is Mountain Hawks and their identity colors are Brown and white. The Lehigh University Mountain Hawks baseball team is the 2015 Patriot League champions.
Lehigh University Mountain Hawks Baseball Prospect Camp Organizers
Head Coach Sean Leary is now in his 23rd year at the helm of the Lehigh University Mountain Hawks baseball program and 27th overall with the coaching staff. Coach Sean Leary is an alumnus of the Lehigh University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in education. Additionally, Coach Leary is a two-time Patriot League Coach of the Year awardee. He is also an inductee into the Blue Mountain League Hall of Fame and the Northampton County Legion Hall of Fame. Then, the Mountain Hawks pitching coach is John Fugett, a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Coach John Fugett is also at the same time the team’s recruiting coordinator. He is in his sixth season with the coaching staff. The team’s assistant baseball coach is John Bisco an alumnus of LaSalle University. Coach Bisco is a Blue Mountain League Hall of Fame, Notre Dame High School Hall of Fame, Northampton County Legion Hall of Fame, and PA Sports Hall of Fame inductee. Finally, the Mountain Hawks hitting coach is Mike Garzillo, a native of Nazareth, Pennsylvania. He is also a Lehigh University alumnus with a degree in business management.