Saluki Baseball Preseason Camp

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Saluki Baseball Preseason Camp

Sundays and Mondays in January

This 3-week long preseason camp will give ballplayers in grades 1-12 the opportunity to improve their hitting, pitching, and catching skillset as they prepare for the 2018 season. In each session, players will receive instruction from members of the Southern Illinois Coaching Staff. The hitting sessions will be on Sundays (Jan. 14th, 21st & 28th). The pitching & catching sessions will be on Mondays (Jan. 15th, 22nd & 29th).

Camp is open to any and all players between the grades of 1-12.  Each camp session will be limited to the first 25 registered campers. This is a commuter camp only.

Open to any and all entrants limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender who want to improve their hitting skills.



$75 for 3-week Hitting Camp

Sundays - Jan. 14, 21 and 28

  ∙Grades 1-6      6pm-7pm

  ∙Grades 7-12    7pm-8pm


Pitching & Catching:

$75 for 3-week Pitching/Catching Camp

Mondays - Jan. 15, 22 and 29

  ∙Grades 1-12    7:30pm-8:30pm



$125 for all Hitting, Pitching & Catching Sessions


Kids will be divided according to their age.

For program information, contact the SIU Baseball staff at 618-453-2802.

Location: Garden Grove Event Center (formerly Sports Blast), 1215 E Walnut St, Carbondale, IL                                                  

Registration Fee:  $125

Camp Requirement: The Athletic Medical Release Form is required for camp participation and must be received in our office prior to January 5th

Cancellation/Refund Policy:  ALL requests for refunds must be submitted in writing.  The registration fee, minus a $15 cancellation fee, will be refunded if you cancel by January 5th.   Any time after that date, refunds (minus the $15 fee) will be issued for medical reasons only and must have a signed statement from your physician.  If a medical cancellation request is not received by the last day of instruction, a refund will not be issued.  Refunds are not given to campers who voluntarily leave camp or who are sent home for disciplinary reasons.


Registration Options:


Any Questions?

Please call Coordinator Jackie Welch at 618/536-7751 or send an email to