GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University has announced the dates for the 20th annual Collegiate and Pro Showcase Baseball Camp which will be held the weekend of Oct. 19-20 on the Greeneville campus. (Showcase Info)
The camp allows top athletes from the 2020-2023 high school graduating classes to showcase their talents to many of the top collegiate and professional scouts in the region. Players will participate in skill tests ranging from: fielding, hitting, arm strength and the 60-yard dash.
Participants will have the opportunity to work closely with college coaches and scouts who can provide a true assessment of their playing ability. Previous showcase attendees have signed with schools from conferences such as: South Atlantic, Southeastern (SEC), Atlantic Coast (ACC), Southern, Sun Belt, Big Ten, Big South and Colonial. A complete list of NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and Junior College scouts planning to attend can be obtained by contacting the Tusculum Baseball office at (423) 636-7300 ext. 5699.
The cost of the two-day Showcase Camp is $175 with a deposit of $50 if received by October 14th. Reservations after October 14th will be $195 with a $50 deposit. Pre-Registration will take place on Saturday, October 19th between 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. at Pioneer Park. The baseball stadium is located on the Tusculum campus adjacent to the football stadium.
In response to numerous requests each year from parents and players alike, Tusculum University Baseball will provide an extra feature for interested participants. A personalized player evaluation sheet that will be completed by our Coaches and mailed to each interested participant. It will include arm strength grades, hitting evaluation, running times, and velocities of pitchers. The year the evaluation will be accompanied with analytical metrics of each participant. These will be measured by industry leading technology including TrackMan, Rapsodo and Blast Motion. The cost of this extra feature is $50. Please circle on the registration form if you would like to take advantage of this feature.
Each participant is responsible for his own food and lodging during the weekend of the Showcase. For more information, contact Tusculum Head Coach Brandon Steele at (423) 636-7300, ext. 5615 or download the information from the Tusculum Baseball Site at www.TusculumPioneers.com.