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Lincoln-Way West to host Winter Baseball Camp
Friday, December 15, 2017

On December 26, 27, and 28 of 2017, Lincoln-Way West High School will host a Baseball Camp for grades 1-8. Participants will practice offensive and defensive skills. Players will practice:

• Offensive philosophy and approach to hitting
• Hitting stations and evaluations
• Infield and throwing drills
• Defensive philosophy and drill stations
Since the first day of camp will be the day after Christmas Day, on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, all grade levels will begin at a later time, and start again bright and early beginning Wednesday, December 27 through Thursday, December 28, 2017.
Grades 1-4 will practice from 11 a.m. through 1 p.m. and return at 8:30 a.m. through 10:30 a.m. the following two days of camp. Grades 5-8 will practice from 3:30 p.m. through 5:30 p.m. and return at 1 p.m. through 3 p.m. the following two days of camp.

Separate pitching and catching camps will take place for grades 1-8 between 1:30 p.m. through 3 p.m. on Tuesday, December 26, 2017, and begin again for the final two days of camp between 11 a.m. through 12:30 p.m. These camps will teach the following skills to all participants in grades 1-8:

• Pitching philosophy and mechanics breakdown
• Pitching drill stations and evaluation
• Catching fundamentals and drill work

Those who would like to participate can register online at http://il.8to18.com/lww/. Those interested should click on the “Registration” tab to create an account if they have not yet done so. Registration should be completed for the “Baseball Winter Camps.” Those with questions are encouraged to contact Jake Zajc at jzajc@lw210.org, or call 815-717-3521.