Nike Softball Camp Metropolitan State University Denver, Colorado
NIKE Softball Camps is proud to announce a Colorado location, Metropolitan State University of Denver! With its state-of-the- art softball complex, campers have the opportunity to train like a college player and improve their game! Join the fun and get better at softball!
This Colorado NIKE Softball Camp will be directed by head coach Annie Van Wetzinga. Coach Annie brings not only experience but the enthusiasm that encourages campers to reach their softball goals and create new ones!
- 8:1 camper to instructor ratio
- Daily emphasis on fundamental development, team play and more
- Official NIKE Camp T-Shirt
- Great NIKE prizes
- NIKE Softball Camp Graduation Certificate
Campers will train on the Roadrunners home turf, Auraria field. Auraria field is a premier facility with a back drop of the city of Denver.Meet your coaching staff
Annie Van Wetzinga
Van Wetzinga enters her first season as head coach at Metro State in 2013-14. Van Wetzinga has spent the past three seasons at Upper Iowa University after a three-year stint at Colorado School of Mines.Read Full Bio
Van Wetzinga began her head coaching career at Colorado Mines in 2008 and she instantly was named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference coach of the year and led the Orediggers to their first conference title with a school-record 38 wins. CSM continued to thrive under her, making its first NCAA tournament appearance in 2009, where it eliminated top-seed Metro State and produced the school’s first two All-Americans, while topping the wins record again with 39. In her three years in Golden, Colo., her teams finished in the top 10 in NCAA Division II batting average twice and also finished in the top 10 in five other offensive categories, including No. 2 in doubles in 2009.
Monday, 8:45 - 9:00 a.m. at the main entrance of the softball field.
Friday, 3:00 p.m. Closing ceremony is at 2:45 p.m. on the last day.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:45 a.m. Check in, warm-up/throwing mechanics/fielding
- 9:15 a.m. Group Training Drills/Contests
- 10:30 a.m. Circuit Training/Position Stategy
- 11:30 a.m. Lunch
- 12:30 p.m. Warm Up/Running Drills and Contests
- 1:45 p.m. Offensive and Skill Station Circuit Training
- 2:15 p.m. Games
- 3:00 p.m. Campers Depart
USA Softball is the brand created, operated and owned by the ASA that links the USA Men's, Women's, Junior Boys' and Junior Girls' National Team programs together. USA Softball is responsible for training, equipping and promoting these four National Teams to compete in international and domestic competitions.