"The Gopher Way"

​If you would like to register via US mail, please clink on the link below to download and print the registration. 
All registrations will be accompanied within 48 hours a confirmation letter, a map, and a medical history form. If you need further information please e-mail us at gopherbaseballcamps@gmail.com or call 612-978-9431. 

We look forward to you joining us this Holiday season for our Holiday Camp to help yourself become the player you want to be by learning the Golden Gopher Baseball Way!

Gopher Baseball Programs are open to any and all entrants, limited only by number, age, grade level, and/or gender.

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AdvancedCamp

For those who have attended one of our Fundamental Camps or are either 13 or 14 years old and has a sincere desire to advance their skill development at a young age. The intent of this experience is to spend more time on the fundamental skills of the game in more advanced instruction and drills. We will also incorporate more components of team offensive and defensive strategies into the games we play. If you are serious about the game of baseball, this camp is for you. Each day will consist of a morning and afternoon session with lunch served from 11:45-12:45 in the dormitory cafeteria. 

Ages: 13-14 yrs old
Cost: $425 for each week
Date: June 19-22
​Time: 9am-4:30pm (Mon-Wed), 9am-3:30pm (Thurs)

Skills & games Camp

This camp will be divided into two different sessions. The morning session will be teaching and development time for learning the fundamental skills of hitting, throwing, fielding, bunting and baserunning. The afternoon session will be our games session where we will put into game situations the skills we learned in the morning. Half of this session will be playing games and the other half working on hitting in the cages and drill area. Each day will consist of a morning and afternoon session with lunch served from 11:45-12:45 in the dormitory cafeteria. 

Ages: 10-12 yrs old
Cost: $425 for each week
​Dates: June 12-14, June 19-22, June 26-29, July 24-27
​​​Time: 9am-4:30pm (Mon-Wed), 9am-3:30pm (Thurs)

Hitting Fundamentals

This camp is designed for the baseball player that wants to improve his swing mechanics and mental awareness at the plate. The coaching staff will not only teach sound fundamental swing mechanics but will teach you the tools necessary to develop a mental plan at the plate. We will teach zone hitting that will help you develop the swing necessary to hit to all fields and increase your batting average. This camp is only a half day and will run from 9:00 am - 11:00 am for 9 to 12 year old players and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm for 13 to 18 year old players Monday through Thursday. Lunch is ​NOT provided.

Ages: 9-18 yrs of age
Cost: $175 for each week
Dates: June 26-29
Time: 9am-11am (9-12 yr olds); 1pm-3pm (13-18 yr olds)

Future Stars Camp

This camp is designed for the beginning baseball star. We will focus on the basic fundamentals of throwing, catching, fielding, base running and hitting in a positive, safe and fun environment. The coaching staff will teach the proper way to hold a ball and bat along with proper throwing and swing techniques in a simplistic way that your son or daughter will understand and enjoy. We will incorporate the use of "softie" baseballs in all our drills and games. This camp is only a half day and will run from 10:00 am - 12:00 noon Monday through Thursday. Lunch is NOT provided.

Ages: 5-6 yrs old
Cost: $150 for each week 
Dates: July 24-27
Time: 9:30am-11:30am Mon-Thurs

Pitch, Catch and Hit Camp

This is an intensive learning experience for the camper that has a sincere desire to concentrate on developing their skills as a pitcher or catcher. Campers will be instructed on the fundamentals in all areas that relate to being a pitcher or catcher, with extensive teaching and training on the skill of hitting. Examples of some areas to be covered: Pitchers: mechanics, grips, drills to improve delivery, pick-offs, pitch selection and developing a game plan, a daily throwing routine and the use of the bullpen between starts. Catchers: stance, framing, blocking, throwing, fielding, tags, pop-ups and developing a relationship with the pitching staff. Each day will consist of a morning and afternoon session with lunch served from 11:45-12:45 in the dormitory cafeteria. 

Ages: 9-18 yrs old
Cost: $425 for each week
Dates: June 12-24 (13-18 yr olds), June 19-22 (9-12 yr olds)
Time: 9am-4:30pm (Mon-Wed), 9am-3:30pm (Thurs)

Rookie Camp

Fundamentals of throwing, catching, hitting and baserunning will be taught and two games a day will be played. Coaches will be current or former Gopher players that will relate well to this age group. If you want your young player to learn the right way to play the game in a fun-filled environment, then this is the positive experience you are looking for. Camp runs from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm, Monday through Thursday. Each day will consist of a morning and afternoon session with lunch served from 11:45-12:45 in the dormitory cafeteria. 

Ages: 7-9 yrs old
Cost: $325 for each week
Dates: June 12-14, June 19-22, June 26-29, July 24-27
Time: 9:30am-3:30pm Mon-Thurs

Summer Youth Camps 2017