Adelphi University Garden City, New York
The Nike Softball Camp at Adelphi University totally immerses youth softball players in the sport, giving each camper the kind of focused, intensive training essential for improvement - no matter what ability level. At camp, campers work hard, make new friends, and have fun. Every facet of the game is covered - hitting, fielding, base running, team play and more.
Directing the program is Head Softball Coach, Breanne Nasti. Nasti was named the eighth head coach in Adelphi softball history on Thursday, August 16, 2012.
- 8:1 camper to instructor ratio
- Daily emphasis on fundamental development, team play and more
- Official NIKE Adelphi Softball Camp T-Shirt
- Great NIKE prizes
- NIKE Softball Camp Graduation Certificate
Adelphi University, located near Long Island's parks and beaches, the 75-acre campus is only 45 minutes from New York City, offering the combined advantages of a major metropolitan area and a safe, suburban campus environment. Campers train daily this summer at the brand new million dollar home field of the Panthers located on campus.Meet your coaching staff
Breanne Nasti will begin her first season as the Head Coach of the Adelphi University softball team.
Prior to coming to Adelphi Nasti spent four years at Stony Brook University as a hitting instructor and outfield coach, under her tutelage, the Seawolves offense hit for power, averaging 33 home runs and more than 68 doubles a season, and for average, posting the then highest team batting average since joining the Division I ranks in 2009 (.299).Read Full Bio
In 2009, Stony Brook set school records in RBI (231), runs (251), doubles (79), stolen baes (75) and slugging percentage (.475). Under Nasti they also set records for sacrifices (62) and hit-by-pitch (46).
Before coming to Stony Brook, Nasti was an assistant coach at St. John's. Prior to St. John's, Nasti spent one season at Hofstra. During her lone year with the Red Storm, Nasti helped St. John's earn a spot in the Big East Tournament and to a 27-30 overall record.
In her one year stop at Hofstra Nasti helped coach the Pride to a 43-16-1 record. Hofstra finished the season as champions of the Colonial Athletic Association and as Region 12 finalists.
A 2004 graduate of Buffalo with a degree in psychology, Nasti owns virtually every Bulls' offensive record. She was a four-year letterwinner and a three-time all-region honoree as well as a three-time All-Mid-American Conference selection.
Nasti left Buffalo as the all-time leader in average (.387), home runs (27), RBI (113), hits (197), doubles (46), triples (7), runs (93) and walks (66). In 2002, she set the UB and MAC single season record with a .451 batting average. Nasti also performed well in the classroom, earning Academic All-District I from 2002-2004, Academic All-MAC in 2003 and the SUNY Chancellor's Award in 2004. She was also a three-time UB Scholar-Athlete.
A native of Baldwin, New York, Nasti, earned her master's degree from Fresno State and was a three-time high school All-American and holds the single season national high school record with a .774 batting average. Nasti has worked many camps including Julie Bolduc's Pro-Pitch Camp, the Adelphi Softball Camp, Hofstra Softball Clinic, Molloy Baseball Camp and the Stony Brook Softball Camp.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:45am Camper Check In
- 9:00am Warm Up & Throwing Drills
- 9:15am Station Work
- 10:30am Break
- 10:45am Position Work
- 11:15am Defensive Plays
- 11:45am Lunch
- 12:30pm Warm-Up
- 12:45pm Offensive Work
- 1:45pm Offensive Strategies
- 2:15pm Daily Competition
- 3:00pm Campers Depart
Camp Runs from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday.
Please bring a bag lunch to camp each day.Read camper reviews