TULSA, Okla. – Ballpark Baseball Academy has announced it will be hosting four winter camps at the state-of-the-art HA Chapman Indoor Facility on the campus of Oral Roberts.
"We are really excited about the upcoming Winter Baseball Camps," said ORU head baseball coach Ryan Folmar. "It gives ORU Baseball a chance to give back to the community, while providing a learning environment through the game of baseball. We have always had a lot of fun working with the local youth and looking forward to some great camps again this year."
The Baseball Bootcamp gets everything started Nov. 29-Dec. 15 running Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. Designed for players ages 14 and under, the camp will help young players get back into "baseball shape" and cover all aspects of the game.
A Prospect Camp for high school and junior college players is scheduled for Dec. 17 allowing student-athletes the opportunity to display their abilities and talents through a professional-style workout.
BBA will host a Half Day Camp Dec. 22-23 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. with limited availability for players ages 14 and under. Participants will improve individual baseball skills, while gaining a better understanding of the game, including infield, outfield, pitching, hitting and base running.
The final Spring Training Camp takes place Jan. 5-Feb. 2 offering five weeks of season prep for players ages 14 and under. On Thursday nights, the young players have a chance to get ahead of the competition with fast-tempo workouts designed to get lots of repetition and instruction on defense, hitting, pitching and catching.