Holiday Camp

  • Dates: December 27 & 28, 2019 (Friday & Saturday)
  • Location: Elite Level Sports Academy (2100 W. Alexander St, West Valley, UT)
  • Half Day: $85 – Hitting (AM)  -OR-  Pitching (PM) – Both Days
  • Full Day: $160 – Hitting  -AND-  Pitching – Both Days
  • School Grade: 1st thru 12th
  • Registration Deadline: Sunday, December 22, 2019

Location & Check In

  • Who May Attend:Space is Limited – Any boy or girl grades 1st through 12th who would like to improve their baseball skills and have fun in the process.
  • Players will be divided into groups by grade.
  • Hitting Clinic: 9:15 AM to 12:15 PM (Both Days – Friday & Saturday)
  • Pitching Clinic: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Both Days – Friday & Saturday)
  • Check-In Procedure: Check-In will begin 30 minutes before camp at 8:45 am on Friday for the Hitting session. For those that are only attending the Pitching session may Check-In at 12:30 pm Friday.
  • Note: If by chance you are attending both Sessions, you may want to pack a Lunch to eat in-between Sessions.

Camp Provides

  • Staff to player ratio 1:10
  • Camp Souvenir (T-Shirt)

What to Bring

  • Gym Shoe / Turf Shoe (all stations are indoors – No Cleats)
  • Glove
  • Baseball uniform or other proper attire
  • Bat / Batting Helmet (if you already own)

History & Format

31st Annual Holiday Hitting & Pitching Camp: The past 2 years have been held in West Valley, 3 Years in Ogden and for 11 Years after that the Holiday Camp was held in Lindon then 7 years in Ogden, 6 years in Logan and 2 years at the College of Eastern Utah with it’s 1st year at the Salt Lake Community College.

Camp Instructors

Gorman Heimueller Gorman Heimueller (Pitching) – Current Minor League Pitching Coordinator for the San Diego Padres organization. Minor League Baseball pitching coach for 26 years. Played Major League Baseball with the Oakland A’s and San Francisco Giants. Has 36 years professional baseball experience.
College & MLB Pro Player & Pro Coach
Chris Shelton Chris Shelton (Hitting) – Played 7 years of Major League Baseball with the Houston Astros, Seattle Mariners, Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers. Played at the University of Utah and Salt Lake Community College. 2004 Arizona Fall League Most Valuable Player. Cottonwood High School (Salt Lake City, UT).
College & MLB Pro Player
Derek Waddoups Derek Waddoups (Hitting & Pitching) – Head Assistant Coach and Director of Recruiting at Salt Lake Community College. Previously coached at the University of Brownsville in Texas. Played and coached at College of Eastern Utah and Bellevue University in Nebraska. Roy High School (Roy, UT).
College Player & College Coach
Jory Jensen Jory Jensen (Hitting & Pitching) – Played at Utah Valley University for 4 years (Orem, UT). Mountain Crest High School (Hyrum, UT).
Justin Abott Justin Abbott (Hitting & Pitching) – Currently Asst. Coach at Dixie High School. Played with the Texas Rangers organization. Played at Southern Utah University (Cedar City, UT). Northridge High School (Ogden, UT).
College/Pro Player
Zac Stott Zac Stott (Pitching) – Played professionally with the Philadelphia Phillies and Cincinnati Reds organizations. Played at Dixie State College (St. George, UT). Logan High School (Logan, UT).
College & Pro Player
Jed Jensen Jed Jensen (Hitting & Pitching) – Played professionally in the United Independent League. Played at Utah Valley University (Orem, UT). Mountain Crest High School (Hyrum, UT).
College/Pro Player
Matt Barker Matt Barker (Hitting) Bio Forthcoming.
Michael Everett Mike EverettTOSH (The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital)
Certified Athletic Trainer. TOSH Baseball/Softball Program Coordinator.

Camp Policies

  • Refund/Cancellation Policy
    90% refund – Cancellation 10 or more days prior to Camp
    75% refund – Cancellation 3 to 9 days prior to Camp
    No refund – Cancellation less than 3 days prior to Camp

Last Modified: January 24, 2020 - 1:29 pm