Times Staff Report
July 3, 2014
SOFT SHELL - The Kentucky Baseball Club and Champions Sports will host the Eastern Kentucky Prospects Camp at the Knott County Sportsplex from 5-8 p.m. on Monday.
Registration for the camp will begin at 4 p.m.
Registration for the camp is also available online at www.championslexington.com
The camp will be under the direction of head coach Mark Blythe, who played baseball at the University of Kentucky where he was named an Academic All-American and First Team All-SEC. Blythe is the Director of Baseball Programming at Champions Sports in Nicholasville where he also serves as a hitting and defense instructor. He is the 13U head coach for the Kentucky Baseball Club team, which is currently ranked in the Top 25 nationally by Baseball Youth Magazine.
Other coaches will include Kevin Clary (KHSAA Coach of the Year/Champions hitting instructor/KBC 15U head coach), Sean Coughlin (Champions catching instructor/UK catcher 2007-08/AAA catcher for Arizona Diamondbacks) and Craig Snipp (Champions pitching instructor/KBC general manager/UK Pitcher 2002-06).
The camp is for players ages 6-12. Cost of the camp is $60 per player.