- August 2, 2012
Mike Sheppard's Hustler's Baseball School V
Owen T. Carroll Field Baseball, New Jersey
Ages: 8-18 | Camp Times: 9:00am
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This is an action camp for the serious player!
The areas best coaches will be providing instruction in all
phases of the game. Campers goals should be to learn the
right way to play the game of Baseball. While improving
their individual skills.
Players will be evaluated so they
know what parts of the game they need to improve upon.
Instruction will be given in both individual and group
settings to help players in their step by step development.
We look forward to working with players of all
levels from beginner through high school. We want your
child to have fun while becoming a better baseball player.
We have developed a strong curriculum with dual
supervision to make a high quality program, that is most
valuable to your child's baseball progress. We teach and
promote good behavior and wholesome life styles and
show players future coaches are looking for in a
Detailed Camp Description
Players will be grouped by age initially, then
groups will be adjusted according to skill level and
nature of the drill.
The clinics will be fully staffed by Seton Hall
University Coaching Staff and several Top High School
coaches from the area.
Players will need their own bat, helmet, glove, spikes,
hat, sneakers for indoors. Catcher's must bring their
own gear. A swimsuit and towel for optional swim break.
Tuition covers the entire cost of instruction, insurance
and camp tee shirt. Tuition does not include travel,
lodging or meals.
09:00 a.m. Camp Attendance
09:15 a.m. Group Stretching & Warm Up
09:45 a.m. Position Play Skills(Defense)
10:45 a.m. Offensive Skills-Batting,
Bunting, Baserunning, Etc.
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Baseball Fundamentals
01:00 p.m. Team Skills - Relays & Cuts,
Etc. (optional swim)
01:40 p.m. Instructional Games
02:50 p.m. Daily Review
All camps take place at beautiful Owen T. Carroll Field
located in the heart of SHU campus. The field features a
brand new Field Turf surface as well as state of the art
lighting system. Our indoor facility includes the Regan
Field House which allows us to continue to serve all our
needs in case of inclement weather. 59,000 square feet of
space can be utilized to cover every facet of the game
including an Indoor batting cage area.
Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.
Camp Check-in Information
Please check in 30 mins prior to the scheduled start time
Directions to Camp
From the Garden State Parkway (North or South)
Take the Garden State Parkway to Exit 145. Follow directions for
From New Jersey Turnpike
Take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 15W. Follow directions for
From 78 East (Local)
Take Exit 49B (Maplewood). Stay to the right off the exit. Make the
second right, which is a jug handle, and cross over Springfield
Avenue onto Valley Street. Take this street approximately 3 miles
to South Orange Avenue. Turn right and proceed 1 mile to the
University. Enter through the Farinella Gate on the right.
From 280 West
Take Exit 11B, Day Street/Essex Avenue, Orange. Off-ramp becomes
Freeway Drive West. Make a left at the second light onto
South Day Street (Joyce Carnegie Place). Make a left at the next
light onto Freeway Drive East. Turn right at the next light onto
South Center Street. (South Center Street becomes Centre Street.).
Follow it approximately 2 miles to the intersection of South Orange
Avenue and Centre Street. Enter the University through the
Farinella Gate across the intersection on South Orange Avenue.
Meals / Snacks
Lunch can be purchased at the University Center Café or
campers can bring their own.
Questions regarding Mike Sheppard Baseball Camps at Seton Hall University? Call (973) 761-9557 or e-mail email@example.com .
Mike Sheppard Sr. (973) 669-9621
Mike Sheppard Jr. (973) 723-0626
Rob Sheppard (973) 761-9557
About Mike Sheppard Sr.
The family owned and operated Hustler's
Baseball School was founded in 1974. It is the oldest
continuous Baseball School in the area.
Mike Sheppard Sr. paid his dues working youth
baseball, through high school, American Legion baseball
and for 31 seasons as head coach at Seton Hall
University with 998 wins. Coach Sheppard is the
winningest coach in Seton Hall University history and
ranks him high in the all time collegiate records. He is a
three-time Big East Coach of the Year, who led his team
to 27 post season Big East and NCAA tournament
appearances. Shep has tutored major leaguers
Craig Biggio, Rick Cerone, Charlie Puleo,
John Valentin, Mo Vaughn, John Morris,
Jason Grilli, Matt Morris and Dan Morogiello
and former Hustler's Baseball School and Seton Hall
Prep alumnus: Eric Duncan, Rick Porcello and
Joe Martinez to name a few. The key to Shep's
success has been a fundamental approach to the game of
baseball coupled with the Hustler's attitude.
Information & Medical Release Form will be attached to your e-mail confirmation. It is also available in this camp listing.
Please print fill out, sign and deliver this form to the registration check in on the first day of camp.
Seton Hall University Baseball merchandise will be available to purchase while at camp.