POSTED: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 10:00pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 27, 2012 - 12:34am
BATON ROUGE, LA — Southern University Baseball will host the Rodger Cador All Star Youth Baseball Camp July 16-19 from 9 a.m to noon at Lee Hines Field on the Southern campus.
Campers, ranging from age 6-16, will learn baseball fundamentals geared towards raising baseball IQ in all areas of the sport.
"We are going to enhance the baseball experience for young people and they will have an appreciation for it," said head coach Roger Cador. "We try to teach them how to play the game the right way."
Drills of baserunning, hitting, catching, throwing and various throwing techniques will be conducted during the camp. The coaches will also be assisted by some of the active players on Southern's roster. Campers can expect to receive an all around learning experience.
Campers are asked to dress weather friendly. Equipment will be provided but campers are asked to provide their own personal material.
"We are truly excited for the kids to come out. They are in for a great experience that will last a lifetime," said assistant coach Fernando Puebla.
Camp fee costs $150, which will cover liability insurance, camp cost and t-shirt can be mailed to Coach Roger Cador, Southern University, P.O. Box 10850, Baton Rouge, LA 70813 or can be delivered upon arrival.
For more information, contact Coach Cador 225-771-3712 or Coach Puebla 225-505-6734.