Equipment Needed: Glove, Bat, Helmet, Water Bottle, Cleats and completed medical form. Catchers can bring their catching gear. Please make sure each piece of your equipment is labeled with your name.
UIS Softball High School Showcase Camp
Sunday, September 10, 2017
9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Cost: $55 (Camp & T-shirt)
Grades: 9th – 12th
Description: This camp is run by our current players and coaches to allow prospects to showcase their talents and for players to learn new drills and techniques that we use at the college level. Players will have opportunity to showcase their defensive skills, work through multiple hitting stations, and scrimmage while working alongside the UIS players and coaches. This will be a fun, fast-paced camp that will allow campers to see what the next level looks like.
Shannon (Nicholson) Guthrie – Entering 4th season as the Head Coach at UIS. Previously coached as an assistant at Illinois State University. Played professionally for the Akron Racers, and collegiately at Illinois State University earning All-American, All-Region, and All-MVC honors. Graduate of Chatham Glenwood High School.
Dan Dwyer – Assistant Coach at UIS working with hitters and outfielders. Dan graduated from Illinois State University where he was a four-year starter for the Redbird baseball team and career record holder for highest fielding percentage. Graduate of Brimfield High School.
Grace Moll – Assistant Coach at UIS working with pitchers and catchers. Grace graduated from the University of Arkansas and was a key member of the pitching staff all four of her years and has the second most innings pitched by a razorback in a single season. Graduate of Shelbyville High School.
About UIS Softball:
The UIS Softball team is comprised of 23 players, 4 seniors, 6 juniors, 5 sophomores, and 8 freshmen with 22 of the 23 players hailing from Illinois. UIS finished the 2017 season with a 31-23 record finishing ranked in the top 10 in the Midwest Region. UIS is a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference and NCAA Division II.
Location: UIS softball field located at LOLJOS Softball Complex Field 4. In case of weather we will move inside to the Student Life Gym located on the UIS Campus.
GPS address: UIS softball field – 4521 S 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703.
SLB Gym: 2380 Theodore Dreiser Lane, Springfield, IL (located across from YMCA soccer fields off University Drive).
Questions: Please contact Shannon Nicholson, Head Softball Coach by phone at 217-206-7900 or via email at email@example.com