University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions Baseball Camp
The University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions Baseball Camp is open to all boys 8 to 13 years of age at any skill level. This baseball training program is set to run from the 4th of June until the 7th of June. Its venue is the state of the art Gossage Youth Sports Complex which is in Colorado Springs, Colorado. In addition, the camp registration fee which includes a free Colorado Springs Mountain Lions baseball shirt is $110 per registrant. The program is requiring all the participants to bring their own baseball gear and equipment. Moreover, this four-day baseball camp is set to run daily from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM. It will be under the direction of the Mountain Lions baseball coaching staff.
University of Colorado Colorado Springs is a public coeducational university in Colorado Springs, Colorado. It is a member of the University of Colorado system. As a whole, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is also among the nation’s top academic institutions. As a matter of fact, the university is 35th in the Regional Universities West category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 6th in the Top Public Schools rankings and 20th in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings. Currently, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs is serving around 11,000 undergraduate students. 48 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 52 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 93 percent. Correspondingly, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs’ student to faculty ratio is 18:1. The university is also accommodating more or less 1,700 postgraduate students. In athletics, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs fields 14 men’s and women’s varsity sports teams. They are campaigning in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division 2. Their nickname is Mountain Lions while black and gold are their identity colors.
Dave Hajek is the head coach of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions baseball team. Coach Dave Hajek is now in his second year at the helm of the Mountain Lions baseball program. He is a bachelor’s degree in architecture graduate from California State Polytechnic University. Additionally, Coach Dave Hajek played professional baseball for teams like the Houston Astros, Detroit Tigers, San Diego Padres and Rockies. He is a three-time Pacific Coast League All-Star selection. Coach Hajek had also coaching stints with the Asheville Tourists, the Colorado Rockies organization, the Advanced A Modesto Nuts, and the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. Then, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions assistant baseball coaches are Josh Larrinaga and Mark Lee. Coach Josh Larrinaga is also in his second year with the Mountain Lions coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and exercise science graduate from Concordia University-St. Paul. Moreover, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions volunteer assistant coaches are Mike Carpenter, Ryan Warner, Scott Randall, and Kurt Bathelt. And finally, the Mountain Lions baseball assistant athletic trainer is Andrew Tracz.