The University of Mary Washington Eagles Baseball Youth Camp is open to all boys 6 to 12 years of age at any skill level. It is a four-day event that will run from the 16th of July until the 19th of July. Its venue is the leading-edge V. Earl Dickinson Stadium which is among the finest facilities in the NCAA. Furthermore, this baseball youth camp is only offering 50 available spots. Thus, registration is on a first come first served basis. The participants need to bring their own baseball bat, hats, helmet, sneakers, cleats, gloves, and lunch. All the instructions will be according to the participant’s age and skill level. In addition, facilitating this event is the University of Mary Washington Eagles baseball coaching staff.
The University of Mary Washington, originally State Normal and Industrial School for Woman at Fredericksburg, is a public, coeducational university in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Its name is in honor of Mary Ball Washington, the mother of the former and the first US President George Washington. Additionally, the University of Mary Washington is a member of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU). It is also part of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC). Currently, the University of Mary Washington is serving around 4,400 undergraduate students and around 500 postgraduate students. 36 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 64 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 74 percent. Correspondingly, the university’s student to faculty ratio is 14:1. The University of Mary Washington is among the nation’s top universities. In fact, it is 11th in the Regional Universities South category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 11th in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 62nd in the Best Value Schools rankings. In sports, the University of Mary Washington is competing in the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III as the Eagles. Their identity colors are navy blue and gray.
University of Mary Washington Eagles Baseball Youth Camp Organizers
Leading the University of Mary Washington Eagles baseball team is Head Coach Wayne Riser. He is a bachelors degree in secondary education graduate and a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction graduate from Shepherd University. Coach Riser is now in his seventh year at the reins of the Eagles baseball program. Ultimately, Coach Wayne Riser is a four-time West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is also a Mid Atlantic Major League Scouts Association College Coach of the Year. Currently, Coach Riser is a member of the NCAA Division II Baseball Committee. He already has nine WVIAC Division Titles under his coaching resume. Then, the University of Mary Washington Eagles assistant baseball coaches are James Keller and Rick Minter. Coach James Keller, a native of Fredericksburg, Virginia is in his first season with the coaching staff. He played professionally with Schaumberg Boomers in the Frontier League. Meanwhile, Coach Rick Minter is a former catcher instructor at the Cal Ripken Senior’s baseball camps. He is primarily working with pitchers and catchers.