The 2018 Summer Camp Staff includes Co-Directors Pennsbury Head Coach Joe Pesci & Neshaminy Head Coach Dan Toner and coaches from Pennsbury and Neshaminy High School Baseball. Former players currently playing in college and current high school ballplayers will also act as camp counselors.
Our goal for the Summer Camp is to create a fun and positive environment in order to help players develop skills, gain a greater appreciation of the sport, and to prepare them to be successful at all levels. We will do this through quality instruction in all offensive/defensive skills, daily skill competitions, and live games. Each week of Play Ball Baseball Summer Camp will be broken up into different divisions based on age and skill level (see divisions below).
Players entering grades 1st-9th for 2018-19 school year.
LOCATION: Pennsbury High School Varsity Field & East Gymnasium.
WHAT TO BRING: Shorts and baseball pants, Hat, ALL baseball gear, sneakers & cleats, water bottle (water/Gatorade provided).
Big League Division: Grades 7-9
Campers will participate in high school level drills, including advanced position specific skill work, game strategies, and the mental approach. This level will provide current middle school players with an experience that will prepare them for the transition to the larger field or their high school programs.
Triple-A Division: Grades 5-6*
Campers will participate in drills and stations that focus on fine-tuning their game to a more competitive level. This level will focus on the process of preparing players to begin to make adjustments that will enable them to transition to the full sized baseball field and the more advanced levels of the game.
Double-A Division: Grades 3-4*
Campers will get reinforced fundamental instruction and instruction in advanced skills, as well as focusing on the mechanics and approach to the game that serious players need. The instruction and games will be centered around proper mechanics, but also developing confidence through skill acquisition and a continued passion for the game.
Single-A Division: Grades 1-2*
Campers will be instructed in the fundamentals of baseball, focusing on the mechanics. Along with instruction, games, and competitions, there will be a focus on building confidence through healthy competition.
*Divisions will be broken down by grade first and players will be adjusted by age and skill level.
This camp is not a Pennsbury School District-sponsored camp. The District tax identification number will not be provided for any reason including child care deduction purposes.