Nike Baseball Camp Regis University
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Nike Baseball Camp at Regis University is known for its amazing environment, great instruction, and all-around fun camp experience for kids! At camp, all aspects of baseball are covered and players walk away feeling confident about their game.
Directed by Regis Assistant Coach Mike Newton, the Nike Baseball Camp at Regis University has long been a favorite for youth baseball players in the Denver area and throughout the state of Colorado. These camps sell out early so we recommend you reserve your spot as soon as possible!
- Nike Sports Camp T-Shirt, Wristband, Sticker, and Potentially Other Prizes!
- Elite Competition Camp!
- Professional Instruction from Coach Newton and Staff
- Daily Emphasis on Fundamental Development and Team Play
- Players Grouped by Age and Ability
- Low Camper to Coach Ratios
- Excellent Training Facilities
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Assistant Baseball Coach - Camp Director Mike Newton
Mike Newton returned to the Regis baseball coaching staff prior to the 2022 season and was promoted to Pitching Coach in July.View Mike's Bio ⟩
Prior to joining the staff at Regis University, Newton was the Head Coach at Erie High School and lead the Tigers to a 25-16 record and made the post season two of three years, one being the Covid year in which the season was cancelled.
Additionally, Newton has coached over the last 20 years at several high schools which include Niwot, Silver Creek and Lakewood. His responsibilities included pitchers, hitters and outfielders and over that time, those teams reached one final four, three final eights, two final 16's, three District Championships, two League Titles and 10 playoff appearances.
Newton began his college career at Lamar Community College where he pitched and played outfield for the Antelopes and then finished his college career at Regis University where he pitched, played outfield and first base.
After playing at Regis University, Newton stayed and was the Assistant Coach working with the pitching staff for the 1990 and 1991 seasons. The 1991 team was elected to the Regis University Hall of Fame.
Newton is a native of Colorado and grew up in Lakewood where he played all three sports at Alameda High School.
Head Baseball Coach Drew LaComb
Drew LaComb (Las Vegas, Nev.) begins his fourth season as the head baseball coach of the Regis University baseball team entering the 2023 season.View Drew's Bio ⟩
LaComb was named the RMAC Coach of the Year in 2022 after leading the Rangers to the program's best regular season finish in the RMAC standings (2nd) since joining the conference in 1997. Regis posted a record of 27-24-1 overall and 20-12 in conference. The team had three players (Justin Kleinsorge, Colten Chase and Roger Riley) all earn All-Conference honors, while Kleinsorge went on to be named Second Team All-Region. Academically, the Rangers had 21 student-athletes earn RMAC academic recognition while the team won the 2021-22 RMAC Brechler Award for the highest team GPA in the conference (3.433).
In the spring of 2021, LaComb and the Regis University baseball team finished the season 21-19 with a 17-17 record inside of the RMAC. The team opened the season winning 10-straight games, which is now cemented as the best start in program history. Regis qualified for the RMAC Tournament where they matched up with the #3 seeded UC-Colorado Springs. After falling to UCCS, RU's tournament hopes came to an end at the hands of #1 ranked Colorado Mesa University in the second game of the RMAC Tournament (double-elimination). During the regular season, Regis reached as high as sixth in the NCBWA South Central Regional Poll.
LaComb guided the Rangers to an 8-10 record overall during his first season, including a 4-0 record at home on account of a four-game sweep over Northern State from Feb. 28-March 1. Additionally, 11 student-athletes made the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) All-Academic Honor Roll under his watch.
Prior to taking the helm at Regis, he served as an assistant coach for three years at RU. During his first two years, LaComb helped the Rangers secure three All-Conference, one All-Region, and one national Gold Glove selection. He has helped coach nine additional All-Conference players.
Before being an assistant coach, LaComb was a standout player at RU (2014-16), bolstering a career batting average of .361, which ranks 18th all-time in Rangers baseball history. In addition, he was a coach at the Catalyst Baseball Club, located in Golden, Colo., and an instructor at the Las Vegas Baseball Academy in Las Vegas, Nev.
LaComb spent two seasons at Mesa Community College in Mesa, Ariz., before joining Regis. He was named captain of the MCC team that won the NJCAA Division II National title in 2014 with a 52-13 record.
Assistant Baseball Coach Patrick Jolley
Jolley was hired as the new Assistant Baseball Coach in August of 2022. He comes to Regis after spending three years as the Associate Head Coach and Recruiting Coordinator at the University of Northern Colorado; a NCAA Division I program in The Summit League. He will serve primarily as the Rangers' hitting coach and lead the program's recruiting efforts.View Patrick's Bio ⟩
Playing their first season in The Summit League, the Bears posted the third best team batting average in 2022 and ranked second behind Oral Roberts with 14 triples.
Prior to his time at UNC, Jolley spent eight seasons as the Associate Head Coach and Recruiting Coordinator at Centenary College of Louisiana where he helped produce two freshman Louisville Slugger All-Americans and two All-Summit League performers. He also assisted in the recruiting of future MLC pitcher Seth Lugo, who was drafted by the New York Mets in 2010.
The Gents would also notch four Southern Collegiate Conference Championships (2013, 2015, 2017 and 2018) and one NCAA West Regional during Jolley's tenure, while working with 56 players named All-Conference, 2 SCAC Players of the Year, two SCAC Pitcher of the Year awards, including 2015 MLB draftee Taylor Henry.
Jolley also boasts coaching stops at Bossier Parish Community College (2004-2010), where he helped send more than 50 players on to the Division I level and coached 10 MLB draft picks. He also served as an associate scout for the Pittsburg Pirates organization from 2008-2009.
As a player, Jolley began his career at Lassen Community College before finishing his career at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. He transferred to LSUS from Centenary College, where he was a 2003 First Team All-Independent selection as well as First Team All-Louisiana.
Graduate Assistant Baseball Coach Matt Lautz
Matt Lautz joined the Regis University baseball program in June 2021 as a Graduate Assistant Coach. He works primarily with the hitters and outfielders.View Matt's Bio ⟩
Lautz played baseball at Santa Barbara City College from 2016-2018 before transferring to Concordia University Irvine in Irvine, CA for the 2019 and 2021 seasons. He finished his Concordia University Irvine playing career with a .343 batting average and a .448 on-base percentage.
In 2021, he was recognized as among the best NCAA DII players in the West Region by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) with First Team All-Region honors. He was also named First Team All-Region by the Division Two Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA).
Prior to college, Lautz attended Agoura Hills High School in Agoura Hills, California.
Lautz earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Behavioral Science and is pursuing two master’s degrees, one in Coaching and Athletic Administration and the second is a Master’s in Organizational Leadership.
Instruction will focus primarily on hitting, fielding, base-running, and game situations. You can expect high demand for these first come first serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.
Please note: The following information may be subject to change.
2023 SUMMER CAMP DATES
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General Skills Camp - This three-day camp is an All Skills Camp covering all the fundamentals and skill work in addition to scrimmaging. This is a day camp only.
Elite Competition Camp - This three-day camp is primarily a Competition Camp with some skill work. Morning skill session followed by competitions and game situations throughout the rest of the day. If you love to play games, participate in skill competitions and work to improve your baseball skills this is the session for you! Many of our campers will choose both the General Skills Camp and this Elite Competition Camp.
2023 SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION
- Age Group: 6-12
- Camp Type: General Skills Camp & Elite Competition Camp- Day Camp
- Schedule: Monday-Wednesday, 9:00am-2:00pm
- Check-In: Begins 30 minutes prior to the camp start time.
- Meals: Lunch is not provided. Please bring a snack/lunch to camp each day.
WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?
- Daily Baseball Instruction
- Supervision: Campers are supervised by staff during camp hours
- Nike Sports Camp T-Shirt, Wristband, Sticker, and Potentially Other Prizes!
INSTRUCTION & FACILITY
Ratio: 1:10 staff to camper ratio
Groupings: Campers are initially grouped by age and moved around accordingly based on skill level.
Facility: Outdoor Fields. Indoor facilities are available during inclement weather conditions.
PREPARE FOR CAMP: COMPLETE YOUR PRE-CAMP CHECKLIST
To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist.
All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!
CHECKLIST OF THINGS TO BRING:
Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.
Small gym bag/backpack
Athletic clothing: t-shirt, shorts, baseball pants (recommended)
Cleats & sneakers
Catchers gear (if applicable)
Packed lunch and snacks
Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.
Nike Baseball Camps does not provide transportation from airports, train stations or bus depots. If you have a child flying to camp, please arrange a shuttle or taxi service.
If you have a group of campers registering for the same camp, each camper is eligible for a discount. Please have someone contact the US Sports Camps office at 1-800-645-3226 with the names of each camper in the group and we will create a unique discount code for your group. Campers may then register individually through the website at their convenience and apply the offer code during checkout. *Discount amount varies by program. Please call for details.
For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.
NIKE BASEBALL CAMP FAQ
For general questions about our baseball camps please see our FAQ page.
Directors Note to Campers
“Welcome back to Nike Baseball Camp at Regis University. We are looking forward to an awesome summer in 2023! Nike Baseball Camp at Regis has always been a huge hit, and we can’t wait to work with you on your baseball skills and help you to develop great friendships with other campers.”
Camps are open to any and all entrants, limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:45am Arrival, Stretching
- 9:00am Individual Instruction and Drill Work
- 10:30am Stations
- 11:30am Lunch
- 12:15pm Game Situations and Competitions
- 2:00pm Campers Depart
The Regis Baseball Field is located just outside the back doors of the Regis Field House. It is entirely natural grass and has seating for about 750 spectators with more space along the first and third base lines where people can bring lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy the beautiful Colorado weather. The facility also has a concession stand and a press box. A state-of-the-art LED scoreboard was installed prior to the 2011 season.
Instructors took time out to demonstrate the drills
SECURE YOUR SPOT – CAMPS SELL OUT!
Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.