Learn and train with the best at the University of South Carolina Gamecocks Elite Baseball Prospect Camp. It is a whole-day event that will run from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM on the 18th of August. This elite baseball camp is going to take place at the beautiful Founders Park, which is the home field of the University of South Carolina Gamecocks baseball team. Moreover, this training program is inviting all and any high school boys from age 13 and up who intend to play at the college level. Those who are in junior college are also eligible to register. Additionally, this program focuses on enhancing the player’s offensive and defensive skills. It also provides a venue to showcase exceptional baseball skills. The participants will also learn more about strength and conditioning and about college recruiting procedures.
The University of South Carolina, formerly South Carolina College, is a public, coeducational, sea-grant university in Columbia, South Carolina. It is the flagship university of the University of South Carolina System. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Presently, the university is home to around 25,600 undergraduate students. This undergraduate student population is through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 68 percent. It is also with a 47 percent male and 53 percent female students gender distribution. In addition, the University of South Carolina’s student to faculty ratio is 18:1. Furthermore, the University of South Carolina is 186th in the 2017 Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. It is 103rd in National Universities category of the 2018 US News and World Reports rankings. 62nd in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 142nd in the Best Value Schools rankings. In athletics, the university teams are playing in the Southeastern Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I. Their nickname is Gamecocks and garnet and black are their identity colors. The Gamecocks baseball team is a three-time conference champion, a one-time conference tournament champion, and a two-time NCAA tournament champion.
University of South Carolina Gamecocks Elite Baseball Prospect Camp Organizers
Leading the University of South Carolina Gamecocks baseball team is new Head Coach Mark Kingston, a native of Northern Virginia. He is a bachelor’s degree in communications graduate from the University of North Carolina. Coach Mark Kingston is a two-time Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is also an inductee into the Potomac Hall of Fame. Then, the team’s assistant baseball coaches are Mike Current, Skylar Meade, and Stuart Lake. Coach Mike Current is at the same time the team’s recruiting coordinator. He is in his first season with the coaching staff. He is a master’s degree in sport management graduate from Illinois State University. Similarly, Coach Skylar Meade, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, is also in his first season with the Gamecocks coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in sports administration graduate from the University of Louisville. He is also a master’s degree in kinesiology and sports studies holder from Eastern Illinois University. Finally, Coach Stuart Lake an alumnus of Charleston Southern University is in his second year with the coaching staff. He is also a master’s degree holder from the University of South Carolina.