Nike Baseball Camp Menlo College

Nike Baseball Camp Menlo College
Nike Baseball Camp Menlo College

NIKE Baseball Camps returns to Menlo College for its second year. Camp will focus on enhancing each player's skill set with one on one coaching and game time experience.

Jake McKinley, Head Baseball Coach at Menlo College directs this NIKE Baseball Camp. His energy, attitude and ability to build a positive relationship with his players will allow each camper to take their game to the next level.

Highlights Include

  • Professional instruction from college coaches and college-aged instructors
  • 10:1 camper/staff ratio
  • Multi-level ability grouping
  • Discussion topics: preparing for college baseball and personal goal setting
  • Nike Camp T-shirt, Lanyard and Nike Prizes

Dates & Prices

Camp Details

Check In

Check-in takes place at 1pm on Monday at the dorms.

Check Out

Camp concludes at 12:00pm on Thursday. There will be a brief awards ceremony, which parents are invited to attend! 

Registration Packet

A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact numbers, and a checklist of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the Spring. The US Sports Camps health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.​
More Details

Overnight Camp

Includes all baseball and and night activities, all meals from dinner on Monday to breakfast on Thursday, and double room occupancy in the dorms.

Extended Day Camp

Includes all baseball and night activities, dinner on Monday, lunch and dinner Tuesday-Wednesday. Extended day campers will be picked up at 9:00p.m. each day aside from Thursday when camp ends at 12 noon.

Day Camp

Includes all baseball activities, dinner on Monday and lunch on Tuesday-Wednesday. Day campers will be picked up at 4:00 p.m. each day aside from Thursday when camp ends at 12 noon.


Menlo College is located on the San Francisco peninsula in the town of Atherton, a well-appointed residential community near the cities of Menlo Park and Palo Alto. The area ranks among the most attractive and dynamic in the world, with numerous cultural resources, temperate climate and all that the San Francisco metropolitan area can offer.

Cartan Field

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:00 a.m. Wake-up, breakfast (Overnight Campers)
  • 8:45 a.m. Arrival (Extended Day/Day Campers), stretching
  • 9:00 a.m. Individual instruction and drill work
  • 11:30 a.m. Lunch, free time
  • 1:00 p.m. Fundamental instruction and drills, position play
  • 4:00 p.m. Day Campers Depart
  • 4:30 p.m. Free time, relax, visit with friends
  • 5:00 p.m. Dinner
  • 6:15 p.m. Games
  • 8:30 p.m. Chalk talks, evening activities
  • 9:00 p.m. Extended Day Campers Depart
  • 10:00 p.m. Lights out!

Meet Camp Coaches

Jake McKinley
Camp Director

Jake McKinley

Jake McKinley enters his second season as head coach of the Menlo College baseball program for the 2014-15. A native of Placerville, Calif., McKinley comes to Menlo following a four-year stint as an assistant coach at NCAA DI Sacramento State where he helped the team to a 67-55 record over the last two seasons. He served as the team’s bullpen coach and saw them earn a WAC title...

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What they’re saying:

“Jake is one of the best young coaches in California.  His insight on the pitching side is beyond his years.  His energy, attitude and ability to build a positive relationship with his players will allow Menlo College to take the next step as a program." – Sacramento State Head Baseball Coach Reggie Christiansen.

“Jake McKinley has the tools to be a great Head Baseball Coach. Work Ethic, very organized, great teacher and an ability to make the best of every situation. He has the character that will allow him and all those that play for him better.” – University of San Francisco Head Baseball Coach Nino Giarratano.

“The first decision I made as a collegiate head coach was to hire Jake, and it turned out to be the smartest decision I have ever made as a coach. He is simply a program changer. His work ethic is second to none, and he is a proven recruiter at every level. He is truly one of the best young coaches in the game. He is as loyal as they come and will do everything in his power to make his players, the program and Menlo College better. He will make a lifelong impact on all those around him, which is the true mark of a great coach and great man.” –Campbellsville University Assistant Coach and former Bethany University Baseball Head Coach Chris Lewis.

Camper Reviews


  • 5/5.
My son looks forward to attending overnight camp

"Coach McKinley was great and my son looks forward to attending overnight camp next summer."

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  • 5/5.
Better appreciation for the game

"They helped my son to appreciate the game of baseball on and off the field. I would highly recommend this camp to other ball players. I look forward to my son attending the camp next year with his little brother."

Day 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."


  • 5/5.
Every young baseball player should attend this camp

"This was a very good camp. I would say every baseball playing child should go to this camp or one similar."

Extended Day Camper

  • 5/5.
Quality individual attention

"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. I enjoyed the camp very much."

Overnight Camper

  • 5/5.
NIKE Baseball Camp is awesome!

"I really loved this camp. It was awesome. I made friends, had lots of fun, and learned so much. My high school coach tells me that my game has improved tremendously. Thank you all so much."

Camp Dates & Prices

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