The University of Nevada Las Vegas Baseball Showcase Camp is inviting all male high school to junior college baseball players. It is a two-day event that will run from August 18 to August 19. This baseball showcase camp is going to take place at the state of the art Earl E. Wilson Stadium which is on the University of Nevada Las Vegas campus. In addition, this program provides an opportunity for exceptional baseball players to display their skills and become a college baseball student-athlete. It includes specialized position workout, a pro-style workout, a batting practice, and skills evaluation. There will also be a campus and a question and answer session with the university’s baseball coaching staff and current players.
University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV), formerly Nevada Southern University, is a public, coeducational, research university in Paradise, Nevada. It is offering more than 350 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. It is an institution that is providing high-quality education all through the years. In fact, the University of Nevada Las Vegas is 183rd in the Business Programs, 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university is also 248th in the High School Counselor Rankings. Presently, the university’s total undergraduate student population of the university is around 25,300. 44 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 56 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 83 percent. Correspondingly, the University of Nevada Las Vegas’ student to faculty ratio of 21:1. The university is also serving around 4,400 postgraduate students. Moreover, University of Nevada Las Vegas fields 16 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. These teams are competing in the Mountain West Conference (MW) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. They call themselves the Rebels and their identity colors are scarlet and gray.
University of Nevada Las Vegas Baseball Showcase Camp Organizers
Head Coach Stan Stolte, a native of Lowden, Iowa, is leading the University of Nevada Las Vegas Rebels baseball team. He is a bachelor’s degree in physical education graduate from St. Ambrose University. Coach Stan Stolte is also a master’s degree in education graduate from Northwest Missouri State University. He is now in his third season at the helm of the Rebels baseball program. Additionally, Coach Stolte is the team’s former associate head coach. Then, the University of Nevada Las Vegas Rebels associate head coach is Kevin Higgins. Coach Higgins is now in his eighth season with the coaching staff. He is an alumnus of Arizona State University (ASU). Coach Higgins is also a former outstanding baseball player. In fact, he is the 12th round pick of the San Diego Padres in the 1989 Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft. He is also a recipient of the ASU’s Mr. Sun Devil Award for Leadership. Moreover, the Rebels assistant baseball coach is Patrick Armstrong, a native of Woodbridge, California. Coach Armstrong is a University of Nevada Las Vegas graduate. He is now entering his third season with the coaching staff. The team’s volunteer assistant coach is Greg Maddux. he is at the same time the team’s pitching coach.