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Calhoun Community College Athletics Department Hosts Various Summer Sports Camps

May 6, 2020

The Calhoun Community College Athletics Department will host several sports camps for children ranging from ages 4 -18 this summer.

According to Dr. Nancy Keenum, Calhoun’s Director of Athletics, all camps will be held in compliance with government regulations and recommendations from local health officials. Camp participants will be required to adhere to current safety health practices. Registration fees will be paid in person on the first day of camp by either cash or check.

The camps being offered are as follows:

Youth Golf Camp

This camp will be held for boys and girls ages 4-12 on June 3 – June 5, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Strike Zone – Point Mallard, 2901 Point Mallard Drive, Decatur. Participants will learn golf fundamentals from the Calhoun Women’s Golf Team and coaches. They will interact with one another learning fun drills and competing in golf competitions. Snacks and drinks will be provided. The cost is $80 per camper. For more information or to register, visit www.calhoun.edu/golf-camp

Softball Prospect Camp

This camp will be held for girls in grades 9th -12th, as well as 2020 unsigned softball players. The one-day camp begins on June 9, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm at Fred Frickie Park, Co Rd 45 on Calhoun’s Decatur Campus. Participants will learn advanced hitting, fielding, pitching, catching, and competition techniques. Campers must bring the following to participate: bat, helmet, athletic shoes, glove, and catching equipment. The Cost is $75; on-site registration will be held from 8:15 am – 8:45 am for those who did not pre-register. For more information or to register, visit https://calhoun.edu/events/softball-prospect-camp/

Youth Softball Camp

This camp will be held for girls in grades 5th – 8th on June 11, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Calhoun Softball Fields, 6250 Hwy. 31 N, on Calhoun’s Decatur Campus. Participants will learn softball fundaments such as hitting, fielding, base running, pitching, and catching, as well as individual and group instruction. Campers must bring the following to participate: bat, helmet, athletic shoes, glove, and catching equipment. Pre-register for $35/$20 per additional family member by June 4th. Register on the Day of Camp from 8:15 am – 8:45 am for $45/25 per additional family member. Refreshments will be provided. For more information or to register, visit https://calhoun.edu/events/softball-camp-2/

Baseball Future Stars Camp

This camp will be held for boys ages 4-8 on June 23, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Fred Frickie Park, Co Rd 45 on Calhoun’s Decatur Campus. Our “Future Stars” will enjoy a day with the Calhoun Baseball staff and players. You will learn all phases of the game from hitting and base running to fielding and throwing. Campers should bring an extra change of clothes, as you will finish the camp with a fun “Sliding Drill”. Cost is $75; on-site registration will be held from 8:15 am – 8:45 am for those who did not pre-register. For more information or to register, visit https://calhoun.edu/events/baseball-future-stars-camp/

Baseball – High School Uncommitted Showcase

This event is held for boys in grades 9th -12th. The one-day showcase will be held on July 14, 9:00 am at Fred Frickie Park, Co Rd 45 on Calhoun’s Decatur Campus. The Showcase will feature a Pro-Style workout for recruiting purposes. Players will showcase 60 time, Defensive Skills, and Hit BP. Calhoun and other colleges will be present to recruit. The cost is $75. For more information or to register, visit https://calhoun.edu/events/baseball-high-school-uncommitted-showcase/

Baseball – Hitting Pitching and Catching Camp

This event is held for boys ages 9 -14. The two-part camp will be held on July 21, from 9:00 am – 1:30 pm at Fred Frickie Park, Co Rd 45 on Calhoun’s Decatur Campus. The fundaments of hitting will begin at 9:00 am through 11:00 am and pitching will begin at 11:30 am through 1:30 pm. The cost for one session is $50 and $80 for both sessions. For more information or to register, visit https://calhoun.edu/events/baseball-hitting-pitching-and-catching-camp/

For a list of all camps, please visit https://calhoun.edu/overview/summer-camps/.

All media inquiries should be directed to the college’s public relations office at 256-306-2560 or 256-306-2965.

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