Atlantic Coast Youth Developmental Day Camp

Ages 6-12

Location: UVa-Davenport Field, Charlottesville, VA

Monday, June 17, 2013 to Thursday, June 20, 2013

Starts: 9:00am / Ends: 4:00pm

Camp Cost: $300.00

Camp Description

 

Open to players between the ages of 6 and 12, this day-camp offers personal and group instruction in all phases of the game of baseball.

Our knowledgeable and energetic staff will provide proper instruction and drills to enhance the skill level of each individual. Campers will be instructed in fundamentals including: hitting, pitching, infield, outfield, catching, baserunning, bunting, cut-offs & relays, rundowns, and sliding. Games will be played to emphasize the techniques learned in daily instruction. The camp will be using both The Park on North Grounds and Davenport Field.

General Information

 

Information & Welcome Packet

Session Dates and times:
Monday - Thursday 9:00am to 4:00pm

Players receive:
*4 days of elite professional instruction
*Opportunity to learn from & be evaluated by the UVA Coaching staff
*Camp T-shirt

Players will be grouped by age.

Each camper must bring his own baseball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, cleats/spikes, running shoes or turf shoes, hat, helmet and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete. Catchers must bring their own gear. The University of Virginia Baseball program will not be responsible for lost items.

Attention
The camp will use multiple facilities including The Park and Davenport Field. If you have questions please contact Asst. Coach Matt Kirby by email at mkirby@virginia.edu

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.

Camp Check-in

 

Youth Development Camp check-in will be Monday from 8:00am - 8:45am at the The Park on North Grounds. Camp will begin promptly at 9:00am.

Camp Waiver Information

 

Insurance
The cost for the treatment of injuries and hospitalization for illness or injuries incurred during the camps will be the responsibility of the parent or guardian of the participant. Each participant must have a liability/ medical release authorization form signed by a parent/ guardian and a photocopy of the front and back of your insurance card must be provided. Waiver's should be faxed to Coach Kirby at 434-243-1655 or email/scan to mkirby@virginia.edu

Directions

 

Directions to Davenport Field

From the East/West:
Take I-64 to exit 118B (Culpeper-Charlottesville). Take second exit (sign will say University of Virginia Information Center and Business 250 East) and bear right onto Ivy Rd. At second stoplight, turn left on to Copeley Rd. The baseball field is behind the track on the left and not visible from the road. Parking is available in the gravel lot adjacent to the stadium.

From the North:
Take Route 29 south into Charlottesville (Emmet St.). Turn right at Massie Rd. Go to the next stoplight and turn left onto Copeley Rd. The baseball field is behind the track on the right and not visible from the road. Parking is available in the gravel lot adjacent to the stadium.

From the South:
Take Route 29 to Business Route 250 East (sign will say University of Virginia Information Center) and bear right onto Ivy Rd. At second stoplight, turn left onto Copeley Rd. The baseball field is behind the track on the left and not visible from the road. Parking is available in the gravel lot adjacent to the stadium. .

The setting for the Atlantic Coast Camps is the nationally renowned grounds of the University of Virginia, located in beautiful Charlottesville, Virginia. The on-field camp will take place at Davenport Field. This state-of-the-art facility has been rated in the top 15 nationally for best college baseball venues and seats up to 5,074 Cavalier fans. In addition to one of the finest playing surfaces in the country, the facility is equipped with indoor and outdoor batting cages, six bullpen mounds (two indoors), and a major league-style clubhouse complete with a training room and weights. The indoor hitting facility is equipped with 3 full cages, soft toss and tee areas, four pitching machines and artificial turf flooring.

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Meals

 

Players will need to bring a bagged lunch each day.

Accommodations

 

This is day camp only. No overnight option available.

Each commuter is responsible for his own accommodations while attending camp. The Hampton Inn is the official sponsor of Atlantic Coast Camps. Located less than 2 miles from Davenport Field, the Hampton Inn offers competitive rates and beautiful accommodations. Make your reservation today by calling 434.978.7888.

Merchandise

 

UVA merchandise will be available for purchase at each session.

Miscellaneous Information

 

Refund policy:
After receipt of application, refunds will be given if a player is unable to attend due to accident or injury. The refund will be full with the exception of $100, which is needed to cover costs. If the refund is requested within 7 days of the camp the player will be refunded in full with credit toward a future camp. Scheduling conflicts are not cause for refund

Atlantic Coast Camps is sponsored and run by Coach O'Connor, and it may be held at the University of Virginia and use some of the University's facilities. However, Atlantic Coast Camps is not sponsored or run by the University, and the Coach and Coach's assistant's are not employees are agents of the University in their operating the camp

***In accordance with the rules of the NCAA the camps are open to all players

***In accordance with the rules of the NCAA we are prohibited to give free/reduced camps to prospects.

Contact Information

 

Questions regarding Atlantic Coast Camps at UVA? Contact Coach Matt Kirby at 434.243.1066 or e-mail Coach Kirby at mkirby@virginia.edu

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