The University of Texas Longhorns Baseball Summer Showcase Camp is open to all and any boys in grade 9 to grade 12. Its goal is to provide the ideal learning platform for players who aspire to take their game to the college level. It also provides a venue for excellent players to showcase their outstanding baseball skills. In addition, this baseball showcase camp is a two-day event that will run from August 18 until August 19. Its venue is the top-notch UFCU Disch–Falk Field, the home field of the University of Texas Longhorns baseball team. Furthermore, the participants will receive instructions and performance evaluation from the Longhorns baseball coaching staff. Registration fee is $150 for pitcher and hitter, while it is $100 for pitcher only or hitter only registrants. Available camper spots are limited. Thus, registration is on a first come first serve basis. Overall, it is going to be a motivational and fun training experience.
The University of Texas is a public, coeducational, space-grant, flagship, research university in Austin, Texas. It is a member of the University of Texas System. The University of Texas at Austin is also part of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and the Southeastern Universities Research Association. With more than 40,200 undergraduate students and more than 11,200 postgraduate students, the University of Texas at Austin has the 8th largest student population in the country. Correspondingly, this undergraduate student population has a 47 percent male and 53 percent female students gender population. Moreover, the university is 91st in the 2017 Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. It is also 56th in National Universities, 2018 edition of the U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges rankings. In sports, the University of Texas at Austin fields 17 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I, Big 12 Conference. The university athletes’ nickname is Longhorns and burnt orange and white are their identity colors. The Longhorns baseball team is already a five-time NCAA Tournament champion.
University of Texas Longhorns Baseball Summer Showcase Camp Organizers
The head coach of the University of Texas Longhorns baseball team is David Pierce, a native of Houston, Texas and a University of Houston alumnus. Coach David Pierce is at the helm of the University of Texas Longhorns baseball program since June of 2016. He is the 2012 American Baseball Coaches Association Regional Coach of the Year. Additionally, Coach David Pierce is also a two-time conference coach of the year awardee. The team’s assistant baseball coaches are Sean Allen and Philip Miller. Coach Sean Allen also a University of Houston alumnus hails from Carlsbad, New Mexico. He is with the coaching staff since June of 2016. Coach Allen is a bachelor’s degree in sports administration graduate. Then, Coach Philip Miller, a native of Clinton, Louisiana, is a bachelor’s degree in business administration graduate from Northwestern State University. He is also master’s degree in education graduate from Sam Houston State. The University of Texas Longhorns volunteer assistant coach is Phil Haig and the director of baseball operations is Drew Bishop. Furthermore, Michael West is the senior associate athletic trainer and Stephen Walen is the assistant coach for athletic performance.