Nike Softball Camp Scrap Yard Dawgs
Improve your game and have serious fun
at Nike Softball Camps
Join us for the inaugural Nike Softball Camp with the Scrap Yard Dawgs. This camp will be a balance between hard work and fun and presents campers with the opportunity to experience an elite training environment to improve fielding and hitting skills. Players leave this camp with improved skills, a higher self-confidence, and new friends!
- 8:1 camper to instructor ratio
- Daily emphasis on fundamental development, team play and more
- Official NIKE Camp T-Shirt
- Elite training
- NIKE Softball Camp Graduation Certificate
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Director Mike Steuerwald
Mike is entering his eighth season as a professional softball coach.View Mike's Bio & Softball Tips ⟩
He began his professional career as an assistant coach for the Rockford Thunder in 2009 and then served as the Bandits assistant from 2010 to 2013. He was honored as part of the NPF Coaching Staff of the Year in 2010 as an assistant to Head Coach Mickey Dean and helped lead the Bandits to their fifth regular season Championship in six seasons. As an assistant coach under Darrick Brown in 2011, he helped guide Chicago to their second NPF Championship as a franchise. In 2014, he was named the Head Coach of the Chicago Bandits and proceeded to win back-to-back Cowles Cups.
Prior to joining the Bandits, he served as the Head Coach at Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo, California before heading to Elon University to serve as the assistant softball coach until 2013.
Originally from Los Angeles, California, he graduated from Marantha Baptist Bible College with a degree in Physical Education. At MBBC, Steuerwald played both baseball and football, and was a two-year captain for the baseball team.
Softball Tips by Mike:
This camp is designed for softball players ages of 7 -12 & 13 - 18 of all abilities. Campers will be evaluated on the first day of camp and placed into groups based on age and ability.Show Less See More Camp Details
Check-in takes place at 9 a.m.
Check-out takes place at 3 p.m.
A detailed camper registration packet containing the 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.
Scrap Yard Sports, located near The Woodlands, Texas, is the premier sports facility in the Houston Area. Sixteen all-turf fields are being created to support baseball and softball tournaments, league play, kickball, lacrosse, and other sports. No one else offers this quality of fields and facilities in the Houston area. The facility includes top of the line amenities: Covered batting cages, Clubhouse and top of the line concessions.
To see a video of the facilities from the Scrap Yard Dawgs organization, click HERE