Baseball Adds Two-Day Showcase to Summer Camp Schedule

YSU Head Coach Dan Bertolini
YSU Head Coach Dan Bertolini

The Youngstown State baseball coaching staff will host a two-day showcase camp for high school and junior college players at Eastwood Field on Aug. 17-18.

The camp is an opportunity to receive in-depth pitching, defensive and offensive instruction from the YSU Baseball staff. The cost is $150 for pitchers, $225 for an evaluation at one position and $250 for evaluations at two positions. The cost includes lunch on Aug. 18 and a camp t-shirt.

The Penguins' staff will also host a one-day showcase camp on June 27 at Eastwood Field. There will be two three-hour sessions, one for pitching and defense and another for hitting. The pitching and defense session will run from 9 a.m. to noon, and the hitting portion will last from 1-4 p.m. The cost for each session is $100, and campers have the option to attend both for $150. That camp is also open to high school players as well as junior college freshmen and sophomores. A t-shirt will be provided to attendees.

Finally, YSU's coaches will host a Summer Kids Camp from 9 a.m. to noon for three days from June 21-23 at the Watson and Tressel Training Site on campus. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 8 to 13, and there will be in-depth instruction individualized to each age group. The cost is $100 total for the nine hours of instruction over the three days.

Those wishing to register for either camp can do so at Questions should be directed to assistant coach Ryan Krokos at