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Nike Baseball Camps Announces 14th Year With New Jersey Jackals

Nike Baseball Camps will be running five weeks of camp with the New Jersey Jackals during the 2014 summer.

San Rafael, CA May 20, 2014 - Nike Baseball Camp will be running five weeks of camp with the New Jersey Jackals during the 2014 summer.  Now in its 14th year, campers of all abilities return year after year to Yogi Berra Stadium to attend a camp that is known for its commitment to taking each camper’s game to the next level.

“We are excited to have another strong summer with the New Jersey Jackals,” states Mike de Surville, Vice President of US Sports Camps. “The staff runs a camp that focuses on the fundamentals of the game and gives campers the opportunity to work with minor league coaches."

Directing the Nike Baseball Camp at Yogi Berra Stadium is Head Jackals Coach, Joe Calfapietra. The longest-tenured manager in the Can-Am League, 2013 marks Joe’s 11th season at the Jackals’ helm. In 2009, Calfapietra was named the Can-Am League Manager of the Year after guiding the Jackals to the league’s first-half title and a playoff appearance. He also garnered Manager of the Year honors in 2004 when he led the Jackals to a Northeast League championship.

Nike Baseball Camps provide focused, intensive training that is essential to improvement for all skill levels. Every facet of the game is covered with an emphasis on fundamentals to help players become valuable team members. At each location, campers are broken into groups with other players of similar age, abilities and goals. Each camp director does their best to advance players to the next level, keeping in consideration each camper’s experience and desire to improve.

About US Sports Camps
US Sports Camps (USSC), headquartered in San Rafael, California, is America's largest sports camp network and the licensed operator of Nike Sports Camps. The company has offered summer camps since 1975 with the same mission that defines it today: to shape a lifelong enjoyment of athletics through high quality sports education and skill enhancement.

Players, Coaches, Parents and others interested in the 2014 Nike Baseball Camps can visit http://www.ussportscamps.com/baseball.

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