Minnesota State University Mankato Mavericks Baseball Prospect Camp
The Minnesota State University Mankato Mavericks Baseball Prospect Camp will run from 9 o’clock in the morning until 12 noon on the 12th of August. It is going to take place at the leading-edge Bowyer Baseball Field which is in Mankato, Minnesota. This baseball prospect camp is open to all high school boys 16 to 18 years of age who aspire to play at the college level. Furthermore, this program is only offering 45 available spots. Thus, registration is on a first come first served basis. The camp registration fee is $75 per player. In addition, running this event is the Minnesota State University Mankato Mavericks baseball coaching staff and current players. It will be a challenging but fun training experience.
Minnesota State University Mankato, formerly Mankato State Teachers College, is a public, coeducational university in Mankato, Minnesota. It is apart of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. The university is also a member of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Currently, Minnesota State University Mankato is serving around 13,200 undergraduate students making it the second largest university in the state of Minnesota. 47 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 53 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 62 percent. Correspondingly, Minnesota State University Mankato’s student to faculty ratio is 23:1. It is also serving around 1,800 postgraduate students. Minnesota State University Mankato is a top-performing academic institution. In fact, it is 522nd in the 2017 Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. The university is 99th in the Regional Universities Midwest category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 26th in the Top Public Schools rankings and 249th in the Business Programs rankings. In athletics, Minnesota State University Mankato is competing mainly in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II. The university athletes’ nickname is Mavericks and purple and gold are their official colors.
Matt Magers, a native of Gaylord, Minnesota, is the head coach of the Minnesota State University Mankato Mavericks baseball team. He is an alumnus of South Dakota State University. Coach Matt Magers is also a master’s degree in sports management graduate from Minnesota State University. He is now entering his 11th season at the helm of the Mavericks baseball program. Ultimately, Coach Magers is the 2010 American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Diamond Sports Company NCAA Division II Regional Coach of the Year awardee. He is also the 2011 NCBWA Central Region Coach of the Year and NSIC Coach of the Year. Coach Matt Magers is now holding an overall coaching win-loss record of 419-131. Then, the Mavericks assistant baseball coach is P.J. McIntee, a native of Randolph, Minnesota. Coach P.J. McIntee is a bachelor’s degree in sport management graduate and master’s degree in sport studies graduate from Bemidji State University. He is now in his third season with the coaching staff. Tink Larson is the team’s volunteer assistant coach and Sam Maus is the graduate assistant coach. And finally, Austin Hanson is the student manager.