Alma College hosts two days of softball camps for grades 8-12. Join us for one or both days of this valuable training experience!
Sunday, February 3, 2019 & Sunday, February 10, 2019
A day full of fun, drill work and games helps each player with the individual development of throwing, catching, batting and base running. Spend time with the staff and players of a top NCAA Division III softball program.
Note: Campers must bring their own glove, gym shoes, catching gear, helmet, bat and pants.
Early Registration – received by January 25
Both days: $100 per camper
Single day: $60 per camper
Both days: $110 per camper
Single day: $70 per camper
*Day-of registrations do not include the t-shirt included in the early registration fee.
*No refunds after January 25, 2019.
Camp will be held in Cappaert Gymnasium and Art Smith Arena in the Hogan Center.
Participants Ages: Grades 8-12
Camp Schedule: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with registration beginning at 9:15 a.m.
Denny Griffin moved in to the head softball coaching position at Alma College in 1989 after two years as the assistant coach. In his 30-year span as head coach, he has amassed an overall record of 895-333 ranking him as one of the most successful Division III coaches.
He is ranked second in Division III for victories as an active coach. Griffin is placed fifth in Division III for victories of all-time. He holds the 15th rank in both the Division III winningest coach of all-time and as an active coach. Griffin ranks at 48th for All Divisions winningest coaches of all-time.
Griffin’s teams have won 15 MIAA championships, making him the highest-ranking MIAA softball coach for conference titles. Among his athletes there have been 74 All-MIAA selections, 12 MVPs and 13 All-Americans (six first team, two second team and five third team). Since the MIAA went to the current tournament format, Alma had made the tournament every single year but one.
Phil Hansen is in his 28th year at Alma College and his 26th as assistant softball coach. He has the longest tenure and the most softball championships as an assistant coach in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association.
At the conclusion of the 2015 season, Hansen was named NFCA Assistant Coach of the Year for Division III and in 2016 passed the 700 victory mark.
A 1983 graduate of Northern Michigan University, he is the Downtown Development/Economic Development Director for the City of St. Louis, Mich.