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LT baseball hosting winter camps

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 4:12 p.m. CDT

WESTERN SPRINGS – Lyons Township is offering three pitching camps and a holiday camp this winter at the high school's south campus.

LT is hosting a three-day holiday baseball camp for third-eighth graders. The first two days are Saturday, Dec. 21, and Monday, Dec. 23. For the third day, participants have the option to choose between a morning session on Tuesday, Dec. 24 or an evening session on Thursday, Dec. 26.

There will be one coach for every eight participants. Among the facilities and activities are pitching machines, batting cages, hitting stations and games in the fieldhouse.

Each session runs for three hours with third-fifth graders in the morning and sixth-eight graders in the afternoon.

The registration fee is $100 and is limited to District 204 residents. The deadline to register is Tuesday, Dec. 2, but registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.

An additional game day camp is offered for Friday, Dec. 27 for $25.

Pitching camps will also be offered during the camp for $40. Fourth-eighth graders can register for pitching camps that will consist of three hours of fundamental pitching instruction offered during the three-day camps. A pitching camp for second and third graders will be on Friday, Dec. 20.

For more information contact LT's head varsity coach George Ushela at

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