2013 - Kris Bryant

(#2 pick overall - Chicago Cubs)


2014 - Connor Joe

(39th pick - Pittsburgh Pirates)


2015 - Kyle Holder

(30th pick - New York Yankees)


2016 - Bryson Brigman

(87th pick - Seattle Mariners)


2017 - Riley Adams

(99th pick - Toronto Blue Jays)

December 2018

Marcelino Baseball Academy - North County Winter Hitting Camp ... 85% Full!

12/27/2018 - 12/30/2018 ~ Thursday - Sunday Registration Ends: 12/27/2018$300.00 | Poinsettia Park 6600 Hidden Valley Rd, Carlsbad, CA 92011


Marcelino Baseball Academy is coming back to North County SD for our now famous and annual sold out 4 day offense camp with former USD Hitting Coach and Recruiting Coordinator Brad Marcelino. He has coached among others 5 consecutive high draft picks: Kris Bryant (1st round #2 overall) 13, Connor Joe (1st round 39th overall) 14, Kyle Holder (1st round 30th overall) 15, Bryson Brigman (3rd round 87th pick overall) 16, Riley Adams (3rd round - 99th pick overall) - '17. The 2017 Toreros were again a division 1 national offensive leader with 55 home runs and ranked in the top 20 nationally in doubles. The 2018 Toreros were #1 in the West Coast Conference in hits and other offensive categories and ranked 22nd in the nation in hits. 


Due to the high level instruction/coaches this camp sells out every winter while also being priced around $11/hr - please remember we CANNOT hold spots and once the camp roster is full online registration will close.

This camp will primarily be focused on offense plus instruction on arm care, arm strengthening and throwing program.


Learn skills from college coaches, college players, professional players that want to see you leaving camp as an improved player!


  • Learn Coach Marcelino's Hitting System that has produced 5 consecutive top 100 MLB draft picks and numerous team offensive national rankings
  • Complete Offensive Player: Base Running, Bunting, Approach, Off speed Hitting, etc.
  • Mental Toughness/Training and the Mental Game of Baseball
  • Shoulder/Arm Care Program and Arm Strengthening Throwing Program
  • Flexibility/Strength/Speed/Agility for baseball specific movements


Limited Camper Spots: We will be limiting the number of camper spots, once camp roster is full registration will close



From 2012 - 2018 Coach Marcelino's offenses have lead the nation and conference in numerous offensive categories. Learn his hitting program, drills, terminology, check points, fundamentals, that have helped his players continually become some of the best position players in the nation and consistent top round MLB draft picks. 


Complete Offensive Player
Expand your game by learning how to execute various skills that will take your offensive game to the next level. Learn not only how to hit the baseball correctly but learn other offensive skills that will make you an all-around better offensive player. We will review: base running, sliding correctly, bunting, approach, pitchers tendencies, off speed hitting, hitting plus velocity, etc.


Mental Toughness/Training

Learn the mental game of baseball that allows players to be consistent, control emotions, be detailed with the process and not letting the situation dictate performance. Learn our system to perform under high pressure situations and how to manage frustration with specific steps from our team sports performance coaches. This includes leaving with an a routine to prepare to hit not only in the dugout but on deck and before you step into the batters box.


Strength/Speed Agility
Go through our stretch/flexibility routine and speed/agility training that we incorporate with our players on a weekly basis. These movements that we teach when performed consistently will allow you to perform at a much faster, more explosive pace while maintaining body control.


Arm Care/Strengthening/Throwing Program

The primary focus of this camp is offense but we will teach one of the most important parts of the game for young players - arm care. Learn the correct way to perform arm care, arm strengthening and throwing program.

Regardless of your skill level we can accommodate you at camp because you will be grouped with campers your same age/skill level. All campers can be assured of an equal amount of playing time during regularly scheduled camp scrimmages with teammates of their age and skill level. The coaching staff provides positive encouragement We will teach each camper a skill set so they are a better all-around player.


Sample Daily Camp Schedule
08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:15 Introduction and plan for the day
09:15 - 09:30 Flexibility, Speed and agility routine
09:30 - 09:40 Arm care program
09:40 - 10:00 Arm strengthening throwing routine
10:05 - 10:25 Base running Fundamental
10:25 - 10:55 Hitting fundamentals 10:55 - 11:00 Break
11:05 - 11:55 Marcelino's hitting system - mental and mechanical check points

12:00 - 01:00 Lunch Break
01:05 - 01:15 Hitting talk (i.e. 2 strike approach, hunting lanes, rhythm, posture, hitting off speed, hitting pitchers with plus velocity, etc.)
01:20 - 01:35 Speed and agility routine with base running
01:40 - 03:15: Offensive rotations including mental toughness/training talk and simulated games
03:15 - 03:30 Review, clean up and PICK UP



Each camper must bring his own baseball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, batting gloves, helmet, cleats/spikes, running shoes or turf shoes, hat, and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete. Please mark camper's names on all items. The camp is not responsible for lost belongings.


Check-in: Camper Registration and Check-in 8:30am.



Poinsettia Park - Field #1
6600 Hidden Valley Rd.
Carlsbad, CA 92011


Meals: Lunch not provided - bring own lunch and snacks for the day. 


Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.


Cancellation Policy

$75.00 cancellation fee for ALL cancellations made at least two weeks prior to the first day of camp.

If cancellation, for any reason including medical, is made within two weeks of the camp, there is a $150 cancellation fee. All cancellations must be submitted in writing prior to the first day of camp. No refunds will be given upon expulsion, voluntary withdrawal from camp or weather. No credit will be issued.


Contact: Questions regarding Marcelino Baseball Academy email Bradley Marcelino at

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