NIKE Baseball Camp at Westmont College Santa Barbara, California
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. Our goal is for every camper to take their game to the next level, create lasting friendships, and have a good time.
Directing the camp is Tom Myers who serves as the Area Professional Scouting covering from San Luis Obispo to Long Beach CA.
- 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
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.
Myers has spent time as a pitching coach and Associate Head Coach at Santa Clara University and UC Santa Barbara. Myers has instructed 70 or more players that have played professional baseball and several that have played at the Major League level. 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.
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.
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 (9:00a.m. - 9:00p.m. daily) option is available and includes lunch, dinner.
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
- 9:00 p.m. Extended Day Campers Depart
- 10:00 p.m. Lights Out