Have questions? Contact Coach Linder klinder@aspirehighersports.com or 330.221-5197

AHS Grand Slam College Exposure Camp June 10th, Schedule has been revised Start time is as planned at 10 a.m.

ASPIRE HIGHER SOFTBALL GRAND SLAM
2021 COLLEGE EXPOSURE CAMP
THURSDAY, JUNE 10th
At Berliner Park in Columbus, OH
Co-sponsored by Mannino’s Grand Slam and Orthopedic One
With instruction and feedback from college coaches.
Weather announcements will be made here and on a voice message 330-221-5197
See change in schedule below, pitchers will need catchers at 10:15 a.m.

Start Date: 
Thursday, June 10, 2021

ASPIRE HIGHER SOFTBALL
2021 COLLEGE EXPOSURE CAMP
THURSDAY, JUNE 10th
At Berliner Park in Columbus, OH
Day before the Laser Tournament, Co-sponsored by Mannino’s Grand Slam

FOR ALL SOFTBALL ATHLETES ENTERING 8th THROUGH 12TH GRADES

LEARN FROM THE BEST COLLEGE COACHES IN THE REGION!

INSTRUCTORS: Current & former college coaches and athletes from NCAA Division I (if permitted by the NCAA), II, III, NAIA.
Including coaches from Akron, BG, Dayton, KSU, NKU, Toledo, Ashland, Findlay, Notre Dame College, Walsh, Capital, Franciscan, Thiel, Wittenberg, Wooster, and more.

TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Bring your own lunch. Check in at 9:20 a.m.
COST: $165 for registration prior to June 1st, $185 after
Number of participants is limited by position and age, register early to secure your spot.

CAMP INCLUDES:
Position instruction and offensive skill instruction
*Pitchers must bring a non-participating catcher for pitching instruction, you need them at 10:15 for about 30 to 45 minutes
Live game coached by college coaches
Information on preparing yourself to be a college athlete
Mental skills training
College recruiting information session – parents invited
T-shirt

A trainer from Orthopedic One will be on site to handle injuries.

NUMBER OF CAMPERS IS LIMITED BY POSITION - SIGN UP EARLY
36 Pitchers (must bring a person to catch that is not in the camp)
24 Catchers; 20 Short Stops; 20 Second Base; 16 First Base; 16 Third Base 32 Outfielders

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER with a credit card.
CONTACT: Karen Linder at 330–221–5197 or email at klinder@aspirehighersports.com for questions or to register with venmo.

*To meet NCAA regulations camp is open to any and all entrants.

LOCATION: Berliner Park, 325 Greenlawn Ave, Columbus, OH 43223 Fields 10 – 13 Turf

CONFIRMATION INFO FOR ATHLETES SIGNED UP

Thank you for signing up for the Aspire Higher Grand Slam Laser College Showcase Camp on June 10th. We have a great staff of college coaches committed to working with you. The coach player ratio will enable you to get a lot of individual attention throughout the day. Our goal is to give you the knowledge that can take your performance to another level while getting exposure to various college programs.

We will have a recruiting education session starting at 10:00 a.m. Parents are invited. I will be sending you a 20 page recruiting info packet to give you lots of valuable information about the recruiting process.

Feel free to invite college coaches to attend camp to see you in action. Any coach is welcome to attend.

LOCATION: Berliner Park, 325 Greenlawn Ave, Columbus, OH 43223 Fields 10 – 13 Turf

Tentative camp schedule, subject to change based on weather:
REVISED SCHEDULE DUE TO WEATHER CONCERNS
9:20 – 9:50 Registration
10:00 – 10:15 Introductions and stretch
10:15 - 11:00 Position skill work
11:05 to 1:10 Teams 1- 4 Defensive work Teams 5 – 8 Offensive Stations
Teams 1 – 4 Offensive Stations Teams 5 – 8 Defensive work
You will get your team number on your name tag
1:15 – 1:55 Front toss scrimmage
2:00 - 3:00 Game
3:00 - 3:30 Recruiting info if time and weather allows, if we are unable to do this we will have a zoom meeting for mental training and recruiting
If we are delayed due to rain, we will talk about recruiting and mental approach in the pavilion during the delay.
If we cancel, a refund will be given minus a small registration fee.

Bring the following:

Lunch or snack, water

Wear your own uniform, it would be good to wear one with your name on the back if you can.

Shoes – you can wear your rubber cleats

Pitchers must bring a non-camp participant to catch for the defensive position work at 1:15

(Catchers who are catching for pitchers must sign a release form, one is attached)

Equipment – glove, face mask, batting helmet, bat, batting gloves, catchers bring gear

Parent should bring a lawn chair or bucket to sit on for recruiting education session

There will be a trainer from Orthopedic One available.

If there is a change in the schedule due to weather, an announcement will be made on my voice mail, 330-221-5197 and an announcement on the Aspire Higher website, www.aspirehighersports.com.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to D1 recruiting rules, if the Women’s College World Series has to play their final game on Thursday, D1 coaches would not be permitted to work. We have other staff available to take their place. Unfortunately this is beyond our control.

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