LOVES PARK, Ill. — The Rockford RiverHawks will host four baseball camps this summer for children 13 and younger.
Four different camps will be held throughout the summer and will feature instruction from RiverHawks Manager Rich Austin on the fundamentals of base running, hitting, fielding and throwing.
The camps are part of the RiverHawks’ goal of providing affordable youth baseball to the Rockford area. All campers will receive a T-shirt and ticket voucher for a 2012 RiverHawks game.
The RiverHawks are members of the Frontier League, an independent professional baseball league in its 20th season. Games are broadcast on NTA-FM (100.5). Advertising and ticket information is available by calling (815) 885-2255. Fans can also visit www.rockfordriverhawks.com.
Camps run June 18-20, June 26-28, July 16, 17, 19 and Aug. 14-16 at RiverHawks Stadium. Check-in for all dates will be 8:30 a.m., with the camp running 9 a.m.-noon. The cost of the camp is $40 for one session, $60 for two sessions, $75 for three sessions and $85 for four sessions.
For more information or to register, call (815) 885-2255. RiverHawks Stadium is at 4503 Interstate Blvd., Loves Park, Ill.
From the June 13-19, 2012, issue