The Missouri State University Bears Summer Baseball Camp is a two-day training program that will fall on June 5 and June 6. It is inviting all boys 7 to 14 years of age who are looking to develop and learn baseball skill through a fun learning environment. This baseball summer camp is going to take place at the scenic Missouri State University campus. Furthermore, the program aims at developing hitting, sliding, fielding, baserunning, catching, throwing, and individual position skills. All the instructions are in accordance with the participant’s age and skill level. The program is set to run daily from 8:30 AM until 1:00 PM. In addition, the camp registration fee which includes a camp t-shirt or hat is $100 per player.
Missouri State University, formerly Southwest Missouri State University, is public, coeducational, space-grant university in Springfield, Missouri. It is part of the Missouri State University System. The university is also an affiliation of the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Moreover, Missouri State University is the second largest university in the state of Missouri. It is currently serving around 26,000 students. 42 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 58 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 86 percent. Correspondingly, Missouri State University’s student to faculty ratio is 21:1. Missouri State University is also one of the region’s top performing universities. In fact, it is 106th in Regional Universities Midwest category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 31st in Top Public Schools and 290th in the Business Programs rankings. Additionally, the Missouri State University men’s and women’s athletics teams are participating in the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I as the Bears and Lady Bears. Their identity colors are maroon and white. The university’s current president is Clifton M. Smart III.
Missouri State University Bears Summer Baseball Camp Organizers
Head Coach Keith Guttin, a native of University City, Missouri, is leading the Missouri State University Bears baseball team. He is a bachelor’s degree graduate from the University of Missouri-St. Louis and a master’s degree graduate from Truman State University. Coach Keith Guttin is now in his astounding 35th year at the helm of the Bears baseball program. Ultimately, Coach Keith Guttin is a five-time Summit League Coach of the Year awardee and a seven-time Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is also a two-time American Baseball Coaches Association Division I Midwest Region Coach of the Year. Under his leadership, the Missouri State University Bears baseball team has already 10 conference tournament titles. Then, the Bears assistant baseball coaches are Paul Evans and Matt Lawson. Coach Paul Evans is now entering his 30th year with the coaching staff. He is an alumnus of Southern Illinois University. Coach Evans is the 2015 D1Baseball.com’s National Assistant Coach of the Year awardee. Moreover, Coach Matt Lawson is a new addition to the Bears baseball coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in sports management graduate from Missouri State. And finally, the team’s volunteer assistant coach is Joe Lincoln.