Nike Baseball Camp Westmont College

Nike Baseball Camp Westmont College
Nike Baseball Camp Westmont College

Come join the fun at the Westmont College Nike Baseball Camp. Gorgeous weather, superb instruction and great competition makes this a wonderful baseball camp experience.

Directing the camp is Tom Myers who serves as the Area Professional Scouting covering from San Luis Obispo to Long Beach CA. Our goal is for every camper to take their game to the next level, create lasting friendships, and have a good time.

Highlights Include

  • Professional instruction from college coaches
  • 10:1 camper/staff ratio
  • College Level Workouts for High School Players
  • Discussion topics: preparing for college baseball and personal goal setting
  • Nike Camp T-shirt, Lanyard and Nike Prizes
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Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Tom Myers
Camp Director

Tom Myers

Myers has spent time as an Associate Head Coach at UC Santa Barbara.  Myers has instructed 93 players that have played minor league baseball and 27 that have played at the MLB level.

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As a college coach, Myers has also spent time as a Head Coach in the Alaskan league for the Kenai Oilers and in the prestigious Cape Cod League for the Brewster Whitecaps.  Myers has 5 ½ years of professional playing experience with the Oakland A’s, Baltimore Orioles and St Louis Cardinals organizations.  A graduate of UCSB in History, Myers also holds a Masters degree in Education.

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Nate Trosky
Coach

Nate Trosky

Coach Nate Trosky is employed by the Milwaukee Brewers and is a consultant for the German National team, Team USA (NTIS), and for numerous West-coast College and universities (i.e.,...

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Coach Nate Trosky is employed by the Milwaukee Brewers and is a consultant for the German National team, Team USA (NTIS), and for numerous West-coast College and universities (i.e., Stanford, USC, USF, Cal Poly, San Diego State, Santa Clara, Sonoma State, and others). His coaching endeavors have taken him across the world, to South Africa, the Dominican Republic, China, Mexico, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Croatia, and to the Czech Republic.

Coach Trosky has coached professionally in Europe and has coached with both the Croatian and German National teams. He has been an assistant coach in three North American minor leagues (the Northern, Western and North East Leagues).

At Hawaii Pacific University, he received All American and Scholar Athlete awards. He holds a Masters Degree in Christian Leadership and Youth / Family Development.

The owner of Trosky Baseball, Coach Trosky has over 10 years of experience running major showcase camps, events for college coaches and professional baseball scouts. Trosky camps have developed into the most productive prospects events in the country. Over the past 5 years, Trosky Baseball has contributed to over 300 players signing college baseball scholarships and professional contracts, with numerous players in the top 10 rounds.

Jon Combs
Coach

Jon Combs

Jonathan Combs returns for a fifth year as an assistant coach with the Warriors. His primiary responsibilities include working as outfield coach and first base coach. Combs started his...

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Jonathan Combs returns for a fifth year as an assistant coach with the Warriors. His primiary responsibilities include working as outfield coach and first base coach. Combs started his baseball career as an assistant coach with a local junior college. A graduate of Santa Barbara High School, Combs played four years of collegiate baseball, wrapping up at San Francisco State. He holds a bachleor of arts from Antioch University.

Alex Hoover
Coach

Alex Hoover

Alex Hoover will begin his second season as an assistant coach at CSU Bakersfield in the Spring of 2016. Hoover joined the ‘Runner program from Cal Poly where he served as the...

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Alex Hoover will begin his second season as an assistant coach at CSU Bakersfield in the Spring of 2016.

Hoover joined the ‘Runner program from Cal Poly where he served as the volunteer assistant coach for the Mustangs from 2010-14. Cal Poly appeared in back-to-back NCAA Tournaments in 2013 and 2014. Hoover worked with the outfielders and the Mustang hitters.

Hoover moved to the Mustangs’ program after serving as an assistant coach at Santa Barbara City College from 2007-10. Hoover helped SBCC to four consecutive winning seasons and a 102-65 overall mark. The Vaqueros won the Western State Conference’s North Division title in 2001 and qualified for the California Community College state playoffs in both 2007 and 2008. He was the team’s infield coach, worked with the hitters and was the third-base coach.

Prior to his coaching stint at SBCC, Hoover was Director of Baseball Operations at Pacific during the 2006 season. In his lone season with the Tigers, Pacific registered 30 wins. Hoover was an assistant coach for the Santa Barbara Foresters from 2010-13 which won two national championships during his time with the program.

Hoover was a second baseman for the St. Joseph High School team which went 29-0 and captured a CIF-Southern Section division title in 2007. Hoover twice led the Knights to Los Padres League championships and earned All-Los Padres League honors as a second baseman.

Hoover also was a guard on the Knights’ 1998 Los Padres League and CIF-Southern Section division title-winning basketball team. He also was a quarterback and safety on the St. Joseph football team and earned all-league honors on defense. The Knights reached the CIF-Southern Section playoffs in both Hoover’s junior and senior seasons.

Hoover went on to play one season (2001) of baseball at Santa Barbara CC and then transferred to San Francisco State and was a utility infielder for the Gators. He served as the Gators’ volunteer assistant in 2004 and 2005 while completing his bachelor’s degree in recreation and leisure studies.

Camp Details

This camp is open to all levels of player.   Groups will be designated as High School (High Potential) or General Skills (ages 9-12) and is intended to give the player all the skills necessary to improve and take their game to the next level.  High School players will experience College Level workouts and received an entire college level training experience.

More Important Camp Details

CHECK-IN

Check-in takes place at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday at the dorms.

CHECK-OUT

Camp concludes on Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. out of the dorms. There will be a brief awards ceremony prior to checkout. 

OVERNIGHT CAMP

A full baseball and living experience. Immerse yourself in baseball and new friends off and on the field.  Live, eat, breathe and sleep baseball!

EXTENDED DAY CAMP

Includes all baseball and night activities, dinner on Sunday, lunch and dinner Monday-Tuesday. Extended Day campers will be picked up at 8:00 p.m. each day aside from Wednesday when camp ends at 1:00 p.m. 

REGISTRATION PACKET

A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

Camp Code: BAXRSB 

Facilities

RUSSELL CARR FIELD

Nike Baseball Campers will train at the home to Westmont Baseball, Russell Carr Field. The award-winning, natural grass field sits atop a state-of-the-art drainage system. The new facility includes two large dugouts, two batting cages, two bull pens, a 35-foot batter’s eye, a scoreboard and foul poles. Russ Carr Field commands majestic views of the Santa Ynez Mountains and offers a peek at the Pacific Ocean.

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:00 a.m. Wake-up, breakfast (Overnight Campers)
  • 8:45 a.m. Arrival (Extended Day Campers), stretching
  • 9:00 a.m. Individual instruction and drill work
  • 11:30 a.m. Lunch/Free Time
  • 1:00 p.m. Instruction and drills, position play
  • 4:30 p.m. Free time, relax, visit with friends
  • 5:00 p.m. Dinner
  • 6:15 p.m. Chalk Talks
  • 8:30 p.m. Evening Activities
  • 8:00 p.m. Extended Day Campers Depart
  • 10:00 p.m. Lights Out

Camper Reviews

Parent

  • 5/5.
My kid had a fantastic time

"My kid had a fantastic time. He learned a lot of baseball, citizenship, and being a solid person. One thing that really stands out to us all was the emphasis on the 6th tool of baseball."

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Overnight Camper

  • 5/5.
Second year in a row

"Great camp. Second year in a row and looking forward to next year."

Parent

  • 5/5.
My son is much more aware of mechanical issues

"My son had a terrific time. He is much more aware of mechanical issues and how to to fix them in the moment."

Parent

  • 5/5.
Coach Nate was awesome about the mental side of the game

"My son loved the camp. Coach Nate was awesome about the mental side of the game and my son has been fired up; working out every day... Thank you!"

Overnight Camper

  • 5/5.
Gave Me Some Perspective Of My Playing Level

"The camp was very fun and informative and really gave me some perspective of my playing level. I will definitely try to come back next year and try to bring some friends."

Overnight Camper

  • 5/5.
Genuine, Knowledgeable Coaches

"My coach surpassed my expectations as a coach and as a person. He is very genuine and knowledgeable about the sport of baseball."  

Overnight Camper

  • 5/5.
Quality Individual Instruction

"I was impressed that the coaches worked with us individually. At other camps it was almost always as a group. They covered everything about baseball and even introduced me to some new strength training exercises."

Camp Dates & Prices

2017 Dates and Prices Coming Soon! Join our email list to be notified when the program is available.

For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.