Nike Softball Camp Rising Star Sports Ranch
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Nike Softball Camps is thrilled to be coming to the state of the art Rising Star Sports Ranch in Mesquite, Nevada! Softball players in southern Nevada will have the opportunity to learn elite techniques, improve their overall knowledge of the game, create new friends and create a memorable summer!
Veteran Nike Camp Director, Amber Conner will be running this camp. Conner makes sure each camper receives the individual attention needed to improve their game.
- 8:1 camper to instructor ratio
- Games under the lights
- Daily emphasis on fundamental development, team play and more
- Official NIKE Camp T-Shirt
- Great NIKE prizes
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Camp Director Amber Conner
The former Nimitz graduate and collegiate All-American was the head coach at the University of Dallas for three seasons.View Amber Conner's Bio ⟩
Coach Conner began her coaching career in 2002 as a Graduate Assistant at Oklahoma Christian. In 2003, she joined the University of North Texas coaching staff as the pitching and outfield coach. In 2005 Coach, Conner took over head coaching duties for Decatur High School in Decatur, Texas. Coach Conner also coaches the 18U Shadows, a select softball team out of Flower Mound, Texas.
An All-State selection two years running, Coach Conner was a member of the Texas State University (formerly Southwest Texas State) softball program where she was selected a 1998 All-American. Coach Conner led the Bobcats to Regionals as a freshman in 1998. Posting 24 wins, she was ranked as one of the top 15 collegiate pitchers for the year. Coach Conner was named the Southland Conference Tournament Most Valuable Player in 1999 and continues to hold several school records in both pitching and hitting.
Following her coach to New Mexico State University after her freshman year, Coach Conner continued to excel on the softball diamond. She currently ranks 4th in at bats, 4th in doubles for a season, 5th in wins for a season, and 5th in innings pitched for a season.
After her 2001 season, Coach Conner chose to finish her career at Oklahoma Christian University. She led the Oklahoma Christian program to the 2002 NAIA National Tournament where she was honored as an NAIA All-American. She was also named to the NAIA All-Tournament Team, selected First Team NAIA All-Region, as well as, first team All-Sooner Athletic Conference. Coach Conner continues to hold multiple records at Oklahoma Christian University, including 41 consecutive scoreless innings pitched. She currently ranks 12th in fewest walks allowed per year in NAIA history.
At camp, all fundamentals will be covered - fielding, hitting, base-running and there will be game play each day.
Campers train at the full size indoor facilty during the day and play under the lights at night. The state of the art facilty offers a five star experience like no other.
Every aspect of the game will be covered. Campers focus on their positions in during small group instruction, then break out for hitting stations and drills. In addition, situation drills and completitions round out the days.Show Less See More Camp Details
Check-in time: 1 p.m. Rising Star Dorms
Camp checkout time: 12:30 p.m. Rising Star Dorms
A detailed camper registration packet containing check-in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers prior to camp.
Includes all softball and night activities, all meals from dinner on Sunday to breakfast on Wednesday and bunk room occupancy in the dorms.
EXTENDED DAY CAMP
Includes all softball and activities, dinner on Sunday, lunch and Dinner Monday-Tuesday. Extended Day campers will be picked up at 9:00 p.m. each day aside from Wednesday when camp ends at 12:30 p.m.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:15 a.m. Wake Up
- 7:45 a.m. Breakfast (Overnight Campers)
- 8:50 a.m. Extended Day Campers Arrive
- 9:00 a.m. Warm Up/Stretch
- 9:30 a.m. Hitting Circuit
- 10:15 a.m. Baserunning Drills
- 11:45 a.m. Lunch
- 1:00 p.m. Warm Up/Stretch/Throwing Drills
- 2:15 p.m. Position Work - Break into Groups
- 3:45 p.m. Supervised Free Time/Swim
- 5:30 p.m. Dinner
- 6:30 p.m. Evening Activities/Games
- 9:00 p.m. Extended Day Campers Depart
- 10:00 p.m. To Rooms/Lights Out
RISING STAR SPORTS RANCH RESORT, MESQUITE NV.
Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort is specifically designed for hosting sports teams and their guests. Located 80 miles north of Las Vegas and 36 miles south of St. George. Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort is ideal for camps or tournament because of its unique room configurations, proximity to some of the newest and nicest fields and sport facilities in Southern Nevada, and exceptional meal plans and catering all within a safe and stylish environment. When not competing or training, your team can relax in the “backyard” complete with basketball hoops, tetherball, and giant chess, or when the weather turns, can enjoy our arcade with over 20 games and attractions. Mesquite has seven golf courses within 10 minutes so you can do a team bonding event on a course or fit in a round.
Camp Dates & Prices
This program has concluded for the season.
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