The Marist College Red Foxes Baseball Elite Prospect Clinic is open for advanced level male baseball players in the high school graduating classes of 2019, 2020, and 2021. It will fall on the 15th of August at the state of the art McCann Baseball Field which is on the Marist College campus. Furthermore, this baseball prospect clinic is ideal for those who are aspiring to play at the college level. The program includes position-specific skill development drills, a pro-style workout, pitching and hitting evaluation, and games. The camp registration fee is $175 for pitchers and position players and $230 for two-way players. In addition, this registration fee includes a Marist baseball t-shirt and snacks. Running this event is the Marist College Red Foxes baseball coaching staff.
Marist College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college. Its location is in Poughkeepsie, New York. It is offering 40 undergraduate majors. It also offers 21 certificate programs. Currently, it accommodates around 6,500 undergraduate students and around 900 postgraduate students. This undergraduate student population is with a 41 percent male and 59 percent female students gender distribution. Additionally, Marist College is part of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). It is also a proud member of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU). Marist College is one of the nation’s top-tier colleges. As a matter of fact, the college is 9th in the Regional Universities North category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 2nd in the Best Colleges for Veterans category and 32nd in the Best Value Schools category. Marist College’s identity colors are red and white. It has 23 men’s and women’s varsity teams. They are competing in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. Their athletics nickname is the Red Foxes. In addition, the Red Foxes baseball team has already six Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) championships and a Northeast Conference (NEC) championships. The team also have seven NCAA Tournament appearances.
Marist College Red Foxes Baseball Elite Prospect Clinic Organizers
The head coach of the Marist College Red Foxes baseball team is Chris Tracz, an alumnus of Marist College and the Red Foxes most notable pitcher. He is also the winningest coach in the college’s baseball history. Coach Chris Tracz is now in his seventh year at the helm of the Red Foxes baseball program. He was also the team assistant coach from 2006 until 2008. A standout pitcher during his college playing years, Coach Tracz is the 2005 Marist SportsPerson of the Year and the 2001 MAAC Rookie of the Year. Ultimately, under his leadership, the Red Foxes has won the 2017 MAAC Championship. Then, the Red Foxes assistant baseball coaches are Eric Pelletier and Lance Ratchford. Coach Eric Pelletier is with the coaching since the 2015 season. At the same time, he is the team’s recruiting coordinator. Coach Eric Pelletier is a bachelor’s degree in Sport Management graduate from Southern New Hampshire University. Coach Lance Ratchford is now entering his second season with the coaching staff. He is a Keystone College graduate. Aaron Suma is the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach and Jeffrey Carter is the Athletic Trainer. Finally, Alyssa Gates is the Academic Advisor.