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2010 Summer Camp Information

When: June 21-24, 2010
Where: Cyrill Stadium at USC Upstate
Who: Girls ages 8-18
Cost: Resident camper - $295, day camper - $185
Make checks payable to Upstate Softball Camp.
Information: Camp is limited to the first 150 registered campers.

Hurry to reserve your spot!
Contact Chris Hawkins at (864) 503-5171 or Ciria Ochoa at (864) 503-5792.

2010 Summer Camp Brochure
2010 Summer Camp Application
2010 Summer Camp Itinerary
2010 Summer Camp Medical Treatment Form

Why Should I Attend?
As a female athlete, you want to be the best that you can possibly be. How can you better improve your skill than with practice and motivation from one of the area's most successful coaches? How can you learn proper form if you haven't been taught? Form and fundamentals such as weight distribution, top hand, and bat speed will be carefully and thoroughly explained. You can improve your game while your opposition - the girls you will one day face on the field - are not polishing their skills through practice, drills, and coaching. The camp fee includes six hours of daily instruction, staff evaluations, camp t-shirt, room and board (if a resident camper), and the use of campus facilities.

To provide individualized, detailed instruction in the sport of fast pitch softball. We will teach and demonstrate proper fielding and hitting techniques, defensive and offensive strategies, the art of pitching, base running, and stealing, conditioning, mental awareness, and intensity. We will also have a special segment for high school preparing for a college career.

Campers should bring cleats, sweats, sweatshirts, gloves, socks, and tennis shoes. Catchers should also bring their catching gear.

Camp Staff

Chris Hawkins - Camp Director, Head Softball Coach at USC Upstate
Head Softball Coach at USC Upstate
Has 500-plus career victories in 15 years as head coach of the Spartans
Coached Upstate to a share of the A-Sun Regular Season Championship in 2008
Coached Morgan Childers to 2008 A-Sun Pitcher of the Year and Fresh- man of the Year honors, as well as NFCA Second Team All-Region
Had three players selected all-conference in the A-Sun
Had four players named all-freshman in the A-Sun
Led USC Upstate to four-straight appearances in the
NCAA DII Tournament and a final #16 ranking in 2005
Played fastpitch softball for 11 years
Played professional baseball for the Houston Astros
Has run fastpitch softball camps throughout South Carolina for the past 15 years
Coached numerous summer travel teams

Rusty Adams
Head Coach at Colleton County High School

Ciria Ochoa
Assistant Coach, pitching coach at USC Upstate
Former pitcher at Central Washington University

Bryan Pack
Assistant Coach at USC Upstate
Former assistant coach at SMC

Russell Triplett
Assistant Baseball Coach at USC Upstate
Former All-ACC baseball player at Clemson
Led Tigers to the College World Series and a No. 3 final national ranking in 2002

Grant Rembert
Assistant Baseball Coach at USC Upstate
Former All-SoCon baseball player at Elon
Played in and coached NCAA Tournament teams at Elon

Doug Keelan
Former USC Upstate baseball player
Member of USC Upstate Athletics Hall of Fame

USC Upstate Softball Team Players
2008 A-Sun Champions
Won a school record 47 games in 2007

Call for Reservations - Space is Limited!!
Chris Hawkins - (864) 503-5171 or Ciria Ochoa - (864) 503-5792



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