JONESBORO, Ark. (1/8/18) – There is still time remaining to register for the Arkansas State baseball 2018 Tommy Raffo winter camps as the events are set to get underway on January 13 and 15 at Tomlinson Stadium/Kell Field.
Those interested in participating should visit www.ArkansasStateBaseballCamps.com for more information and to register.
The first camp is the Winter Prospect Camp, set for Saturday, Jan. 13. This camp is designed for high school players that want to continue their playing career at the next level. It is open to players in grades 9-12 and the cost to participate is $125. The camp will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and includes a T-shirt and lunch.
The final two camps are the Winter Youth Specialty Camps, set to be held on Monday, Jan. 15. The first is the hitting camp, set to run from 8:15 a.m. to noon with the pitching/defense camp scheduled for 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. These camps are designed for kids ages 7-12 and the cost for one camp is $60 or players can attend both camps for $100. Each camper will receive a T-shirt.
Tommy Raffo Baseball Camps offer specialized training on hitting, defensive play, pitching, and other techniques of baseball. The participant’s development as a player and understanding of the game will improve through our guidance, preparation, drills, and game participation.
Raffo, along with assistant coaches Rick Guarno, Rowdy Hardy, and Craig Massoni will be instructing at the camps. Campers must bring their own hat, glove, helmet, bat, and suitable baseball attire (baseball pants). Catchers should bring their own catching gear. Tennis shoes will be worn indoors if there is bad weather.
In compliance with Ark. Code Ann. Sec. 6-62-401, participants in Tommy Raffo Baseball Camps understand they are contracting with Tommy Raffo and Tommy Raffo Baseball Camps for this activity, and not with Arkansas State University. Arkansas State University and the State of Arkansas do not assume any contractual obligations for the conduct of Tommy Raffo or individuals associated with Tommy Raffo Baseball Camps during this activity.