North to South Academic Prospect Camp

Our goal is for a complete experience for the player and parent. There is no better way for players to be evaluated, refine their skills with college coaches, learn about the recruiting process and experience college baseball.  Our camps are designed for athletes to receive maximal exposure, interaction, and instruction from college coaches and players.

ALL GAMES/ SHOWCASES TAKE PLACE ON ONE FIELD!  This means that the player to coach ratio is HIGH!!

Over 25 of the country’s top academic colleges/ universities will be in attendance, including:
  1. UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND (D1, #23 in National Liberal Arts Colleges) 
  2. Princeton University (D1, #1 in National Universities)
  3. Harvard University (D1, #2 in National Universities)
  4. Brown University (D1, #14 in National Universities)
  5. Georgetown University (D1, #24 in National Universities)
  6. Lafayette College (D1, #39 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  7. College of William and Mary (D1, #40 in National Universities)
  8. Lehigh University (D1, #50 in National Universities)
  9. Penn State University (D1, #57 in National Universities)
  10. George Mason University (D1, #153 in National Universities)
  11. Towson University (D1, #197 in National Universities)
  12. High Point University (D1, #1 in Regional Colleges South)
  13. University of Charleston (WV) (D2)
  14. Swathmore College (D3, #3 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  15. Bates College (D3, #21 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  16. University of Rochester (D3, #29 in National Universities)
  17. Franklin and Marshall College (D3, #38 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  18. Hendrix College (D3, #92 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  19. Randolph Macon College (D3, #111 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  20. Babson College (D3, #1 in Entrepreneurship)
  21. Roanoke College (D3, #130 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  22. Virginia Wesleyan University (D3, #164-215 in National Liberal Arts Colleges)
  23. University of Mary Washington (D3, #16 in Regional Universities South)
  24. Cairn University (D3, #126 in Regional Universities North)
  25. Milligan College (NAIA, #13 in Regional Universities South)
**All academic rankings based on US News Best Colleges Report
 
Other schools are TBD! Stay tuned for updates!
 
Attending college coaches are subject to change without notice.  Please continue to check the website for updates
 
June 23rd - 25th
Eligibility: Any and all boys grades 8-12
Time: See Below
Location: Pitt Field, University of Richmond.
For a campus map and directions, click here.
Accommodations and meals are NOT provided for this program
Cost: Varies depending on day and positin selections.
No walk ups will be accepted.

The Details

Two Live Games (Days 2-3) -  Each player will receive optimal playing time and exposure to the 20+ college coaches attending the event.  Coaches will also be hitting fielders ground ball/fly balls before the games and between innings for additional defensive work.  All 20+ college coaches on ONE field for maximum exposure!

Evaluations (Day 1) - Each player will participate in a pro-style workout where all measurable will be recorded (60-yard dash, exit velocity, pop times, defensive showcase). All 20+ college coaches on ONE field for maximum exposure!

Defensive Instruction (Day 1) - Each player will play and will receive instruction at their primary positions from college coaches!

Recruiting Q&A (Day 1) - Players and parents will take part in a recruiting Q&A session with Coach Woodson.  Any questions about academic requirements or recruiting are welcome!

Sports Psychology Talk (Day 1) -  Athletes will have the opportunity to hear from a professional mental coach.

Optional Add-On: Extra Work: Takes place Tuesday evening, June 23 at 7:30pm. Athletes will have the chance to get some extra swings with Coach Woodson, Coach Radack, Coach Mulberg, Coach Thomas and other college coaches. This two-hour session will be a great way to learn from the coaches in a small group setting at RockIt Sports (3001 E Parham Rd.).  This is a smaller group setting designed to have players work hands on with college coaches. Cost: $199.

Video Analysis (Optional Add-On) - You will receive a 10 minute video breakdown from Coach Radack (hitting coach) and/or Coach Thomas (pitching coach) of your mechanics and any advice that they can provide. In addition to the video breakdown, you will receive more specifics about the Richmond Spiders player development program and how you can apply these exercises and drills into your own routine.  If you sign up for this add-on, you will receive an email from Coach Radack about 4 weeks after camp concludes with your video breakdown.  Cost is $125 for hitting or pitching or $200 for both.


Tentative Schedule (subject to change):

Please be sure to look for an email the week of camp for a finalized schedule.  Please make it a habit to check email daily, as this will be the way that we will communicate with you.

We will send out which group players are in TWO WEEKS prior to camp.

Please be prepared to arrive for check-in as early as 7am if you are in one of the first groups/ games or end as late as 7pm if you are in one of the final groups/ games.

Tuesday, June 23
**Each player will be assigned to one group

Group 1
8:00am-1:45pm   Pro-Style Workout, Coach Pitch Scrimmage, Instruction, Recruiting Q&A, Strength Coach Talk, Mental Strength Coach Talk

Group 2
11:15am-5:00pm  Pro-Style Workout, Coach Pitch Scrimmage. Instruction, Recruiting Q&A, Strength Coach Talk, Mental Strength Coach Talk

**Pro-Style Workout will include 60 yard dash, exit velocity, batting practice and defensive showcase

(optional)
Extra Work Session ($199) at RockIt Sports (3001 E Parkham Rd.).
7:30pm-9:30pm

Wednesday, June 24
**Each player will be assigned to one game per day.  Players will arrive 1 hour before game time to stretch and hit in cages

Game 1
7:45am- 9:45am
Game 2
10:00am-12:00pm
Game 3
12:15pm- 2:15pm
Game 4
2:30pm- 4:30pm
Game 5
4:45pm-6:45pm

Thursday, June 25

**Each player will be assigned to one game per day.  Players will arrive 1 hour before game time to stretch and hit in cages

Game 1
7:45am- 9:45am
Game 2
10:00am-12:00pm
Game 3
12:15pm- 2:15pm
Game 4
2:30pm- 4:30pm
Game 5
4:45pm-6:45pm


Payment/Refund Policy
  • No discounts are available for this program.
  • No walks-ups are allowed for the program.
  • Payment is due in full at the time of online registration.
  • Refund/Cancellation Policy: Please note that this registration includes a non-refundable $6.50 processing fee per camper. NO REFUNDS will be issued after April 30, 2020 for this camp.