Tom Walter Deac for a Week Camp at Wake Forest ($450.00-$595.00)

2014-2017 Grads

Location: Wake Forest Ball Park: Winston-Salem, NC

Thursday, July 25, 2013 to Sunday, July 28, 2013

Camp Description

 

The Tom Walter Baseball Camps at Wake Forest begin their fourth annual "Deac for a Week" camp.

The Camp is structured to allow the players to receive instruction as well as compete in games while staying in dorms on campus at Wake Forest University. quality instruction will be provided by the entire Wake Forest Baseball staff, along with college coaches employed to work the camp.

Campers will receive instruction pertaining to offensive and defensive skills, team skills, and participate in games that allow them to showcase their abilities in front of numerous college coaches. They will be staying in the same dorms that current Demon Deacons reside in, and their meals will be provided by the Wake Forest University Dining Services.

General Information

 

Cost:
Attend: Overnight Camp - $595.00
Attend: Commuter Camp - $450.00
Please check the appropriate box on the registration page.

Availability:
Availability will be determined first by position and then by camp availability. All applicants will be notified within seven days of acceptance via email. Due to our limited availability or should you have other questions feel free to contact our staff at (336) 758-7418.

What We Will Provide:
· Wake Forest Baseball Camp T-shirt
· All Meals from July 25 - 28 (dinner only on the 25th and breakfast only on July 28)
· Water & Ice
· Transportation to and from all facilities we will be using during the camp.

What to Wear & Bring:
Baseball pants and athletic shorts to wear on days with instructional emphasis Cleats, Tennis shoes, Glove, Bat and all other necessary personal equipment Necessary Bed linens, Towels, & Toiletries A reasonable amount of spending money for camp concessions & Wake Forest Baseball gear

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.

Facts about Wake Forest Baseball .....
Over the last 8 years, 28 Demon Deacons signed professional contracts. That total includes eleven draft picks in the top seven rounds with three first round selections.

Wake Forest Alumni include over 200 players who have gone on to professional baseball, 33 reaching the major leagues.

Wake Forest Baseball Park, capacity 6,000 and located in the footsteps of BB&T Stadium, is acclaimed as one of the finest playing facilities in the country. Wake Forest Ballpark is equipped with indoor hitting tunnels, state-of-the-art clubhouse and a full-time grounds crew. Over the last couple years, Wake Forest Ballpark was renovated, including an entirely new surface, revamped seating, revamped Hall of Fame Room and revamped amenities.

Wake Forest players compete annually in the sixteen sanctioned summer leagues throughout the country. This summer the Demon Deacons sent four players to the historic Cape Cod League.

Wake Forest annually plays the NCAA maximum 56 games. In 2013, the Demon Deacons play 29 of those games in the friendly confines of Wake Forest Ballpark.

The 2013 schedule includes 29 games against NCAA Regional Participants and six games against College World Series participants.

Wake Forest has won four ACC Championships over the past eleven seasons. Over the past eleven seasons the Demon Deacons have twice been the #1 overall national seed in the NCAA Tournament. Wake Forest is a charter member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The ACC is regarded as the leading conference for academic and athletic achievement.

Wake Forest has produced 27 All-Americans and put seven players on the ACC's 50th Anniversary Team.

Tom Walter is in his 4th season as the Head Baseball Coach at Wake Forest. In his time as a head coach, Walter has coached 93 players who have gone on to professional baseball and nine players who have reached the big leagues.

Camp Check-in

 

Check In is at Noon on July 25/Camp will be complete by 3:00pm on July 28.

Camp Waiver Information

 

Please download camp waiver and release form and deliver to camp check in. Players will be unable to participate unless they have this form signed, completed and delivered to camp check in.

Download Waiver Form

Directions

 

The camp will be held at Wake Forest Baseball Park. 401 Deacon Blvd. in Winston Salem. Directly alongside BB&T Field

From I-40 business (eastbound and westbound):
Take the Cherry Street exit and follow North for 3 miles.
Stay straight on University Parkway. Immediately following Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, turn right onto Deacon Blvd. Wake Forest Baseball Park will be on your left, directly following BB&T Football Stadium

From U.S. 52 (northbound):
Take I-40 Business West to Cherry Street. Turn right onto Cherry Street and follow for 3 miles
Stay straight on University Parkway. Immediately following Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, turn right onto Deacon Blvd. Wake Forest Baseball Park will be on your left, directly following BB&T Football Stadium

From U.S. 52 (southbound):
Take University Parkway exit and turn right.
Drive south on University Parkway 4 miles. You will pass campus on your right after passing North Point Blvd.
Continue on University Parkway and turn left onto Deacon Blvd. Wake Forest Baseball Park will be on your left, directly following BB&T Football Stadium.

Meals

 

All Meals from July 25 - 28 (dinner only on the 25th and breakfast only on July 28)

Accommodations

 

Housing is provided for July 25th, 26th and 27th with check-out on the the 28th.

Airport Pick-up / Drop-off Information

 

PTI airport transportation 1-877-796-5466 www.Flyfrompti.com
Camp will end by 2:00pm on Sunday July 28th, flights should be scheduled for 4 or after if leaving from Greensboro and after 5 for flights leaving Charlotte or Raliegh

Miscellaneous Information

 

What if I have to cancel a camp?
We do not offer refunds on cancelled campers, just a future camp credit if you decide to cancel, but we do have what is called "Cancellation Protection".

We offer basic Cancellation Protection to allow participants some peace of mind in case plans change. This allows us to keep our prices low and provide the best service possible. Due at the time of registration, Cancellation Protection entitles you to a full refund of camp fees should you cancel your registration more than 14 days prior to the start of an overnight camp, and 7 days prior to the start of a day camp. If you cancel within 14 or 7 days of the start of your session, we will give you a camp credit for all money paid.

The credit is valid for three years from camp date. Credit with insurance is transferable to family members or friends, and good toward a future camp.

Contact Information

 

Questions regarding Tom Walter Baseball Camps at Wake Forest University? Contact Bill Cilento at 336-758-5645 or e-mail cilentwt@wfu.edu .

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