The University of Washington Huskies Baseball Summer Prospect Camp is a three-day event that will run from the 3rd of August until the 5th of August. It is a commuter camp for all high school boys in grade 9 and up who have the desire to play at the college level. It is going to take place at the beautiful Husky Ball Park on the University of Washington campus. In addition, the program is set to run from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM on Day 1, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Day 2, and 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Day 3. The registration fee which includes a camp t-shirt is $399 per camper. The training program includes speed and agility training, conditioning, and college recruiting procedure sessions. Moreover, a question and answer session for the participants and parents is also in place. It is an initiative of the Huskies baseball coaching staff.
The University of Washington, originally the Territorial University of Washington, is a public research university. It is one of the pioneering universities in the West Coast. It is an affiliation of the Association of American Universities and the University of the Arctic. Likewise, the University of Washington is also a member of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and the Universities Research Association. The university is among the nation’s top academic institutions. As a matter of fact, it is 54th in 2017 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges National Universities rankings. And, it is 16th in the Top Public Schools rankings. Currently, the university accommodates around 46,100 students. This student population is with a 48 percent male and 52 percent female students gender distribution. Meanwhile, the acceptance rate is 45 percent and the student to faculty ratio is 17:1. The university has 20 intercollegiate men’s and women’s athletics teams. They are competing in the Pacific 12 Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division 1. They are known as the Huskies. Purple and gold are their identity colors.
University of Washington Huskies Baseball Summer Prospect Camp Organizers
Head Coach Lindsay Meggs is leading the University of Washington Huskies baseball team since July of 2009. He is an alumnus of the University of California, Los Angeles. Coach Lindsay Meggs is also a master’s in education-physical education graduate from the Asuza Pacific University. Additionally, Coach Meggs is the 2014 Pac-12 Coach of the Year awardee and the Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is also two-time NCAA Division II Coach of the Year, a seven-time regional coach of the year, and a seven-time conference coach of the year awardee. Then, the Huskies associate head coach is Jason Kelly. Coach Kelly is at the same time the team’s pitching coach. He is with the Huskies coaching staff since August of 2012. The Huskies assistant baseball coach is Donegal Fergus, a native of Powers, Oregon. He is at the same time the team’s recruiting coordinator. Coach Donegal is a bachelor’s degree in political science graduate from Linfield College. He is also a master’s degree in homeland security graduate from the American Military University. Furthermore, the Huskies volunteer assistant coach is Dave Nakama. The director of baseball operations is Joe Meggs. And finally, DJ Lidyard is the student manager.