Baseball: Skill Builder Camp

“The expert in anything was once a beginner” – Unknown

What better way to learn the game of baseball than to learn it in a fun environment that instills values like hard work, commitment, selflessness and respect for all players and coaches. At the Northridge Baseball Camp, participants will enjoy 4 days of instruction from an experienced, top-notch coaching staff led by Northridge Prep’s Head Coach, Pat Hunt.

The Skill Builder Camp will emphasize fundamental skills in:

Dates: June 26 – 29
Hours: 9:00 – 11:30 AM
Grades: Incoming 4th – 8th
Fee: $125


  • Basic infield and outfield positioning
  • Ready position
  • Fielding techniques for ground balls and fly balls
  • Catching and throwing
  • Rundowns
  • Communication – which positions have priority and when
  • Back-up responsibilities


  • Lead-Offs (standard and secondary)
  • Sliding


  • Grip and stance
  • Stride and swing
  • Bunting
  • Weight distribution

Game Situations

STAFF: In Coach Hunt’s 22 years as a head coach, he has compiled over 280 victories and four “Coach of the Year” honors. Along with being a graduate of Northridge, Coach Hunt also played Division II baseball at St. Leo College, which competes in the Sunshine State Conference in Florida.

Coach Hunt is assisted by a knowledgeable, experienced staff who have a true passion for the game of baseball. This staff has both significant playing experience as well coaching experience in local baseball clubs.


  • Players must bring equipment (bat and glove) with them to camp.
  • Dates finalized

8320 Ballard Rd, Niles, IL 60714
Tel: 847.375.0600 Fax: 847.375.0606

8320 Ballard Rd, Niles, IL 60714
Tel: 847.375.0600 Fax: 847.375.0606