Youth baseball, softball camps planned

Published 4:10 pm Friday, May 27, 2011

The 12th annual Future Bearcat Summer Baseball Camps, instructed by current Bearcat players and coaches, will begin  with a two day fundamentals camp for 6-to-14-year-olds this Tuesday and Wednesday, May 31 and June 1 at Bearcat Field.

Instruction will take place from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. daily. The cost is $50 which includes a camp T-shirt.

There will also be a pitchers and catchers camp at Bearcat Field June 6 and 7 for 9-to-14-year-olds. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. both days and the cost will be $50.

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Camp directors are Bearcats head baseball coach Scott Miller and coach Kevin Bearden.

For further information on the camps or to receive camp applications, parents can contact coach Miller at 400-3866.

Softball camps planned

Bainbridge High School softball coaches and players will teach correct throwing, catching, hitting and base running fundamental skills to 9-to 12-year-old girls during two camp sessions this coming Tuesday, May 31 through Friday, June 3.

Both sessions will be at the Bainbridge High School softball complex. A morning session is planned from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and an evening session is planned from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Campers can choose to attend either the morning or evening sessions.

The cost is $35 for four two-hour sessions and checks should be made payable to the BHS Softball Boosters Club. Parents should indicate which session their daughter plans to attend on the checks.

Further information about the camps can be obtained by calling Coach Eugene Singletary at 334-797-0382 or by e-mailing him at

There must be at least 15 players to sign up for each session or that particular session will be cancelled. If either session has less than 15 to sign up, only one session will be offered that day.

It would be in the morning or evening, depending on which session has the most interest. Each session is limited to 25 players maximum.