COLUMBUS, Ohio – Head coach Greg Beals and the Ohio State baseball coaching staff will offer four weeks of summer baseball camp opportunities this year starting the week of June 20-24. The Buckeye Youth Summer Academy is open for boys ages 6 through 12 and will teach valuable life skills in addition to providing skilled and professional baseball instruction.
Click on the Youth Academy link at the top of this page for registration information or call (614) 247-2267. Camp dates are as follows:
Activities and instruction will run from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily. Campers will learn the skills of hitting, base running, pitching, fielding, bunting and strength training in addition to position-specific training. Afternoons will be spent playing games and learning through live game situations.
Each day will also feature a class on “what it means to be a Buckeye.” Through games, tours and team-building skills individuals will learn the qualities of responsibility, respect, leadership, sportsmanship and teamwork that Buckeyes possess.
Fun activities such as dodge ball, kick ball, a home run derby and slip-and-slide will also be a part of each day.