Camps currently open for registration:

The Defiance College Athletic Department staff offers several camps for children and prospective student-athletes year round. To view register for DC camps online, visit the sports pages below.

*Not all sports have online registration.


Baseball

LITTLE HITTERS CAMP

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Dec. 28, 2015
  • Time: 10 a.m. - Noon
  • Cost:  $15
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • Intended for ages 4-8
  • The camp will include instruction on general baseball skills for young players.

Baseball

HOLIDAY HITTING CLINICS

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Dec. 28 & 29, 2015 (Sessions 1 & 2)
  • Time: 1 - 3 p.m. (each session)
  • Cost:  $25
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • These hitting clinics are designed for those players who want to improve their overall hitting fundamentals. This clinic is offered at a reduced rate to ease the financial burden of the Holiday Season. Limit of 36 players/camp.

Baseball

BASEBALL SKILLS CAMP

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Dec. 29, 2015
  • Time: 10 a.m. - Noon
  • Cost:  $30
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • Intended for players in grades 3-8
  • The camp will include general skills of infield play, outfield play, base running and more.

Baseball

PITCHING AND CATCHING SCHOOL

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  January 17, 24 and 31, 2016
  • Time: Noon - 2 p.m.
  • Cost:  $75 - includes all sessions
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • Intended for pitchers and/or catchers (Grades 7-12)
  • The Pitching and Catching School will provide six total hours of instruction on three consecutive Sundays.  By enrolling, players will receive extensive instruction and practice.  Campers will be introduced to a complete series of drills and techniques.

Baseball

HITTING SCHOOL

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Jan. 17, 24 & 31, 2016
  • Time: 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Cost:  $80 for all three sessions or $30 per session.
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • This is perfect preparation for the upcoming season and includes six total hours of hitting instruction on consecutive Sundays. By enrolling in the Hitting School you will receive extensive instruction and practice. Each camper will do a complete series of drills that will focus on proper technique and fundamentals of hitting. * If you are unable to attend all (3) sessions you may sign up for individual sessions.

Baseball

HITTING CAMP

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Feb. 7, 2016
  • Time: Noon - 3 p.m.
  • Cost:  $40
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • This will focus on the basic fundamentals of hitting including stance, stride, swing and finish. Each camper will receive three instructional hours of drills, demonstration, and lecture on hitting, bunting and base running techniques.

Baseball

PITCHING/CATCHING CAMP

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Feb. 13, 2016
  • Time: Noon - 3 p.m.
  • Cost:  $40
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • This camp will include three instructional hours of drills, demonstrations and lectures about the fundamentals of pitching. Catchers will receive instruction on receiving, blocking and throwing techniques.

Baseball

HIGH SCHOOL PROSPECT CAMP

Contact Head Coach Derek Woodley at (419) 783-2341 or dwoodley@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  Feb. 21, 2016
  • Time: Noon - 3 p.m.
  • Cost:  $40
  • Location:  George M. Smart Athletic Center
  • Intended for players in grades 10-12 interested in playing college baseball.
  • We will cover many aspects of the game during the three hour session. In addition, each camper will be evaluated in the areas of running, throwing, fielding and hitting.

Softball

COACHES CLINIC

Contact Head Coach Jodie Holava at (419) 783-2379 or jholava@defiance.edu

Clinic Details

  • Date:  February 21, 2016
  • Time: 1-4 p.m.
  • Cost:  $40.00 per person if pre-registered by Feb. 15 
  • All attendees will receive a Coaching Clinic handbook with session outlines. 

Softball

DEFENSIVE SKILLS CLINIC

Contact Head Coach Jodie Holava at (419) 783-2379 or jholava@defiance.edu

Clinic Details

  • Date:  January 10, 2016
  • Time: Grades K-12 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Cost:  $30.00 per session, includes a Yellow Jacket softball camp prize if pre-registered by Dec. 30
  • Register a sibling for Defensive Clinic and take $10 off
  • Session will be divided by grade level to offer more specific age-related activities

Softball

CATHCER'S CLINIC

Contact Head Coach Jodie Holava at (419) 783-2379 or jholava@defiance.edu

Clinic Details

  • Date:  January 10, 2016
  • Time: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Cost:  $30.00, includes a Yellow Jacket softball camp prize if pre-registered by Dec. 30
  • Clinic will focus on fundamentals including receiving and framing, blocking, footwork, throwing and more!

Softball

PITCHING-HITTING CLINIC

Contact Head Coach Jodie Holava at (419) 783-2379 or jholava@defiance.edu

Clinic Details

  • Date:  February 14, 2016
  • Pitching: Grades K-6: Noon-2 p.m., Grades 7-12: 2-4 p.m.
  • Hitting: Grades 7-12: Noon-2 p.m., Grades K-6: 2-4 p.m.
  • Cost:  $40 for one session or $50 for two sessions, includes a Yellow Jacket softball camp prize if pre-registered by Feb. 7
  • Register a sibling and take $10 off

Softball

PITCHING SCHOOL - Registration is full

Contact Head Coach Jodie Holava at (419) 783-2379 or jholava@defiance.edu

School Details

  • Dates: Sunday, Nov. 8, Sunday, Nov. 15, Sunday, Nov. 29 & Sunday, Dec. 6  

Softball

PROSPECT CAMP

Contact Head Coach Jodie Holava at (419) 783-2379 or jholava@defiance.edu

Camp Details

  • Date:  February 28, 2016
  • Time: Noon-3:30 p.m.
  • Cost:  $50 (Pre-registration by Feb. 12) $65 (Walk-ups or after registration date)
  • Open to players who will be graduating from high school in 2016, 2017 or 2018