Summer Baseball Camp
Ages 9 - 14 — July 10 - July 14

 

Come have some summertime fun at Paradigm Sport’s Summer Baseball Camp. Instructors will teach all phases of the game, beginning with the proper fundamentals. Players will be grouped by age and skill level and will rotate through several different playing stations daily. The instruction, drills, skill contests, and games make this a camp kids will remember.

 

 

Baseball Camp will give athletes the information and knowledge they need to be strong all-around baseball players. Players will be taught hitting, outfield/infield play, pitching, rundowns, base running and much more. It is Paradigm Sport’s mission and goal to provide young players in and around Santa Cruz County with the highest-quality instruction possible. Come experience the best baseball camp on the Central Coast!

 

Players receive 5 days of elite professional instruction and have the opportunity to meet and learn from former Minor and Major League baseball players.

 

Instructors

 

Mark Eichhorn

Major League pitcher 1982-1996

1986 American League Pitcher Rookie of the Year

Finished 6th in AL Cy Young voting in 1986

Led AL in games pitched in 1987 and 1989

World Series Champion in 1992 and 1993

Son Kevin was a 3rd round draft pick by the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2008

 

Vinny Esposito

Three-year letter winner in baseball at Middletown High School North (NJ)

Two-time All-Shore selection (’98, ’99)

Earned a baseball scholarship to Rutgers University (’01 – ’03)

Member of two Big East Championship teams, earning honors as 1st Team All-State  and two-time NCAA Academic Honor Roll recipient

Drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 22nd round of the 2003 Major League Baseball Draft

Named Offensive Player of the Month for the Single A affiliate Auburn Doubledays  and won divisional championship in the New York Penn League (’04)

 

Joey Wolfe

Played baseball competitively for 20 years

Played for Aptos Little League for 3 years (’90 – ’92)

Played for Mid-County Pony for 2 years (’93 – ’94)

All-Conference (West Catholic Athletic League) Junior and Senior years of high  school (’98, ’99)

All CCS (Central Coast Section) Senior year of high school (’99)

All-Conference Sophomore year at Cañada College (’01)

All-Southland Conference both Junior and Senior years at University of Louisiana  at Monroe (’02 – ’03)

Drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays (’03)

Played 3 years of Minor League Baseball (’03 – ’05)

Inducted into the Archbishop Mitty High School Hall of Fame (’09)

Kevin Eichhorn

Played for Aptos Little League; Little League World Series 2002
Aptos High School Varsity Baseball ('05 - '08)
Central Coast Section, Freshman of the year ('05)
Santa Cruz Coastal Athletic League player of the year ('07, '08)
All State (CA) team ('06, '07, '08)
Committed to Santa Clara University
Drafted in 3rd round, Arizona Diamondbacks from Aptos High School
('08)
Played 3 years in the Arizona Diamondbacks Organization ('08 - '10)
Played 4 years in the Detroit Tigers Organization ('11 - '14)

Camp Features

 

icon_blue_arrow_right   Hitting fundamentals — stance, balance, timing and swing

icon_blue_arrow_right   Pitching fundamentals and mechanics

icon_blue_arrow_right   Infield play

icon_blue_arrow_right   Outfield play

icon_blue_arrow_right   Base running

icon_blue_arrow_right   Throwing mechanics

icon_blue_arrow_right   Physical conditioning

icon_blue_arrow_right   Mental/emotional skill drills

icon_blue_arrow_right   Informative talk on college recruiting process

 

Equipment — Each camper must bring his own baseball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, cleats/spikes, running shoes or turf shoes, hat, and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete.

 

Meals — Drinks, snacks & lunch will be provided everyday. If your son or daughter has any specific requirements (i.e., food allergies, vegetarian, vegan, etc.) please plan accordingly. The meal plan below is subject to change.

Monday - Pizza from Pizza My Heart

Tuesday - Hot Dogs, chips & fruit

Wednesday - Togos Sandwiches, chips & fruit

Thursday - Cheeseburgers, chips & fruit

Friday - Taco Truck

 

Time — 9:00am – 2:00pm (Drop off: 8:30am earliest, pick up: 2:30pm latest)

 

Location and Camp Check-in — Check in takes place 30 minutes prior to the start of the first day of camp in front of Ball Field #2.

Harvey West Park (Click here for map)

326 Evergreen Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

 

Cost — Early registration price: $325 | regular price: $375

Early registration ends June 1. Parents that send 2+ children: $295 per player

 

Before campers can participate, parents need to fill out registration and release forms. Click on the Registration button below to download and print the registration and release forms. All forms must be completed and mailed to the address on the registration form with a check. If you prefer to pay online, click on the Pay Online button and you will be taken to our payment center where you may pay for the baseball camp with a credit card. However you choose to pay, you must mail in the registration and release forms.

 

For more information contact Joey Wolfe at joey@paradigmsport.com or by telephone at 408.761.6498.