Tom Walter Baseball Day Camp #1
Location: Wake Forest Ball Park-Winston-Salem, NC
Monday, June 17, 2013 to Friday, June 21, 2013
Starts: 9:00am / Ends: 3:00pm
Camp Cost: $225.00
The camp focuses on improving fundamental skills and knowledge of all aspects of both individual and team baseball competition. Camp lasts from 9 am until 3 pm each day and is open to ages 7-12
The camp is designed to provide players with the opportunity to demonstrate their skills in front of college coaches while also receiving instruction from the Wake Forest coaching staff.
Sites & facilities
The summer camps are held at Wake Forest
Baseball Park., 401 Deacon Boulevard in Winston Salem
directly alongside BB&T field.
if a camper is signed up for two of the
Camps they reciece a $50 discount ($400 total) and
If signed up for all three the camper get s a $100
Discount ($575 total)
Sample Camp Schedule
09:00 Am: Welcome, Stretch, Throw
09:30 Am: Defensive Instruction
10:45 Am: Offensive Instruction
12:00 Pm: Lunch Break
12:45 Pm: Stretch, Throw
01:00 Pm: Games
03:00 Pm: Camp Ends
5 days of instruction
Opportunity to meet and learn from current Wake Forest coaches. Camp T-Shirt
Water and Ice
Each camper must bring his own baseball equipment. Players should bring baseball pants,
cleats, tennis shoes, glove, bat and all other
necessary personal equipment.
A reasonable amount of spending money for
camp concessions & wake forest baseball gear.
Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.
Facts about Wake Forest Baseball .....
Over the last 8 years, 28 Demon Deacons signed professional contracts.
That total includes eleven draft picks in the top seven
rounds with three first round selections.
Wake Forest Alumni include over 200 players who have gone on to
professional baseball, 33 reaching the major leagues.
Wake Forest Baseball Park, capacity 6,000 and located in the footsteps
of BB&T Stadium, is acclaimed as one of the finest playing
facilities in the country. Wake Forest Ballpark is equipped with
indoor hitting tunnels, state-of-the-art clubhouse and a full-time
grounds crew. Over the last couple years, Wake Forest Ballpark
was renovated, including an entirely new surface, revamped seating,
revamped Hall of Fame Room and revamped amenities.
Wake Forest players compete annually in the sixteen sanctioned
summer leagues throughout the country. This summer the Demon
Deacons sent four players to the historic Cape Cod League.
Wake Forest annually plays the NCAA maximum 56 games. In
2013, the Demon Deacons play 29 of those games in the friendly
confines of Wake Forest Ballpark.
The 2013 schedule includes 29 games against NCAA Regional
Participants and six games against College World Series
Wake Forest has won four ACC Championships over the past eleven
seasons. Over the past eleven seasons the Demon Deacons have
twice been the #1 overall national seed in the NCAA Tournament.
Wake Forest is a charter member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The ACC is regarded as the leading conference for academic and
Wake Forest has produced 27 All-Americans and put seven players
on the ACC's 50th Anniversary Team.
Tom Walter is in his 4th season as the Head Baseball Coach at
Wake Forest. In his time as a head coach, Walter has coached 93
players who have gone on to professional baseball and nine players
who have reached the big leagues.
Players should check in about 30 minutes prior to the start of the session.
Camp Waiver Information
Please download camp waiver and release form and deliver to camp check in. Players will be unable to participate unless they have this form signed, completed and delivered to camp check in.
Download Waiver Form
We do not provide lunch for our campers however
We will offer a camp bank system for them to buy
Lunch at the camp store. Daily we will have pizza,
Hot dogs and hamburgers/cheeseburger along
With chips and sports drinks. Water is provided
Through the coolers which will be throughout
Our facility. We will ask daily at drop off for
Each individuals lunch order.
Courtyard Marriott (336) 727-1277
Other Hotels if needed:
Holiday Inn Select (336) 767-9595
Downtown Marriott (336) 725-3500
Downtown Embassy Suites (336) 725-3500
Gralyn (800) 472-9596
The camp store will be open during lunch and at
Pick-up everyday. We will have a variety of camp
Snacks, beverages along with camp apparel.
What if I have to cancel a camp?
We do not offer refunds on cancelled campers, just a future camp credit if you decide to cancel, but we do have what is called "Cancellation Protection".
We offer basic Cancellation Protection to allow participants some peace of mind in case plans change. This allows us to keep our prices low and provide the best service possible. Due at the time of registration, Cancellation Protection entitles you to a full refund of camp fees should you cancel your registration more than 14 days prior to the start of an overnight camp, and 7 days prior to the start of a day camp. If you cancel within 14 or 7 days of the start of your session, we will give you a camp credit for all money paid.
The credit is valid for three years from camp date. Credit with insurance is transferable to family members or friends, and good toward a future camp.