HIGH SCHOOL CAMPS

It is the policy of the Nebraska Baseball Academy to admit any and all qualified applicants without regard to disability, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

►High School Summer Hitting Camp

9th Grade - 2018 High School Graduates

This 4-hour camp will instruct ball players on hitting drills and techniques used at the University of Nebraska.  The Academy staff will lecture on swing mechanic and use numerous hitting drills to teach and break down each individual's swing.  Players will be divided into groups with those of similar age during the camp.

Location:  Hawks Field at Haymarket Park

Date/Time:  Monday, August 7, 2017 (9am - 1pm)

Printable Registration Form

Online Registration

 

Other camp to consider:

Stars Camp - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

 

►High School Summer Pitching/Catching Camp

9th Grade - 2018 High School Graduates

This 4-hour camp will instruct ball players on pitching/catching drills and techniques used at the University of Nebraska.  The Academy staff will lecture on pitching/catching  mechanics and use numerous drills to teach and break down each individual's progress.  Players will be divided into groups with those of similar age during the camp.

Location:  Hawks Field at Haymarket Park

Date/Time:  Monday, August 7, 2017 (2:00 - 6:00pm)

Registration Fee:  $85.00

Printable Registration Form

Online Registration

 

Other camp to consider:

Stars Camp - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

 

►Nebraska Baseball Academy Classic

2019, 2020 and 2021 High School Graduates ONLY

The Nebraska Baseball Academy Classic is open to teams with players wishing to advance on into collegiate baseball.  This exposure camp allows teams and individual players the opportunity to receive feedback from the Nebraska Baseball coaching staff.  Instruction will be given in the areas of hitting, pitching and defensive fundamentals.  Workout times will be scheduled for each participating team and games played throughout the weekend.  Teams and coaches are also invited to attend Nebraska Baseball's Friday afternoon practice prior to the Fall Husker Classic.

If you are interested in the 2017 Nebraska Baseball Academy Classic, please complete the application below.

Printable Registration Form

Application for 2017 Academy Fall Classic

 

►Academy Infield School

2nd Grade - 2017 High School Seniors

This is a 4-week session, meeting once a week for 2 hours (8 hours of total instruction).

Techniques and drills used during this session are the same taught and practiced daily by Nebraska Baseball.  The Academy Infield School will focus on a comprehensive training program with special emphasis on routine and repetition.  Participants will learn proper footwork and fielding techniques needed for solid infield play.

Location:  Alex Gordon Training Complex at Haymarket Park

Date/Time:  TBA

 

►High School Winter Hitting Camp

9th Grade - 2017 High School Graduates

This camp will instruct ball players on hitting drills and techniques used at the University of Nebraska.  The Academy staff will lecture on swing mechanic and use numerous hitting drills to teach and break down each individual's swing.  Players will be divided into groups with those of similar age during the camp.

Location:  Alex Gordon Training Complex

Date/Time:   TBA

 

►High School All Skills Camp

8th Grade - 2018 High School Seniors

Dates/Times:  TBA

Location:   Alex Gordon Training Complex

This camp is an all skills camp for 8th graders through high school students only.   During this camp participants will work on hitting and defensive drills used by the Nebraska Baseball team.   No lunch will be provided.

Coaches providing instruction:  Darin Erstad, Ted Silva, Mike Kirby, Jeff Tezak & Curtis Ledbetter 

 

►Academy Hitting School

9th Grade - 2017 High School Seniors
 
This is a 4-week session, meeting once a week for 2 hours (8 hours of total instruction).

Techniques and drills used during this session are the same taught and practiced daily by Nebraska Baseball.  The Academy Hitting School will focus on a comprehensive training program with special emphasis on routine and repetition.  Each week will begin with a block of "classroom time" to help players stay focused on what is being taught on that particular day.

Location:    Alex Gordon Training Complex at Haymarket Park

Dates/Times:  TBA

 

►Academy Pitching/Catching School

2nd Grade - 2017 High School Seniors

This is a 4-week session, meeting once a week for 2 hours (8 hours of total instruction).

Pitching:  This progressive throwing program focuses on pitching mechanics and maximizing each pitcher's delivery.  The throwing progression is the same program taught and practiced daily by the Nebraska pitching staff.  The Academy staff will take participants through everything from grips to picks and the mental side on the mound as well.  The camp will focus less on individual instruction, but more on a comprehensive training program with special emphasis on routine and repetition.

Catching:  Catchers will be taken through a program which covers nearly every skill needed on the defensive side of this position.  We will cover Receiving, Blocking, Throwing, and skill plays from Pop-Ups to Plays at the Plate.  Each catcher will have the opportunity to catch live pitching in front of an instructor weekly as well.  Repetitions will be high, and instruction will cater to the ability level of each individual catcher.

CATCHING SCHOOL:  

Dates/Times:  TBA

PITCHING SCHOOL: 

Dates/Times:  TBA

 

►High School Winter Pitching Camps

2nd Grade - 2017 High School Graduates

This progressive throwing program focuses on pitching mechanics and maximizing each pitcher's delivery.  The throwing progression is the same program taught and practiced daily by the Nebraska pitching staff.  The Academy staff will take participants through everything from grips to picks and the mental side on the mound as well.  The camp will focus less on individual instruction, but more on a comprehensive training program with special emphasis on routine and repetition.

Date/Time:     TBA

 

►High School Winter Defense Camp

2nd Grade - 2017 High School Seniors

Techniques and drills used during this session are the same taught and practiced daily by Nebraska Baseball.  The Academy Defense Camp will focus on a comprehensive training program with special emphasis on routine and repetition.  Participants will learn proper footwork and fielding techniques needed for solid infield play.

Date/Time:     TBA

 

NEBRASKA BASEBALL ACADEMY REFUND POLICY

If it is necessary for you to cancel your camp registration, we ask that you do so at least 3 days prior to the camp date. If you cancel within this time frame, we will provide you with a 50% refund or a FULL credit voucher to use on a Nebraska Baseball Academy camp (expires after 1 year).  No partial refunds/credits will be offered once camp begins.

Currently Active Camps

The links below are for EXPRESS checkout only for those who want to go directly to our online registration system.

If you want more detailed information on any of the camps we offer through the Academy or if you would like a hard copy of the registration form, click one of the nine camp links (red boxes) on the home page for more information.

PLEASE NOTE: We have updated our registration system for camps. If you have registered prior to April 2014, you will need to create a new account for any future registrations.

The operator of this camp (Nebraska Baseball Academy, LLC) is a separate legal entity from the University of Nebraska, and it is not sponsored by or affiliated with the University of Nebraska.

Private Lessons

Scottsbluff Summer Day Camp

Ogallala Summer Day Camp

HS Summer Hitting Camp

HS Summer Pitching/Catching Camp

Stars Camp

Youth Instructional League (7/8)

Youth Instructional League (9/10; Session I)

Youth Instructional League (9/10; Session II)

Fall League Registration

Fall League Team Roster

Experienced Coaching Staff

Message From Coach Erstad

The NEBRASKA BASEBALL ACADEMY has a passion for this great game of baseball.  Our purpose is to influence the lives of the youth in a positive way.  The Academy will  help do this by teaching all participants how to play the game the right way, developing the unique tools each child has and creating a work ethic that is unbreakable on and off the field.  We will give you the tools to build your foundation as a baseball player and have a blast doing it!