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Cherokee Baseball Camp Dec. 28

Friday, December 19, 2008

Coaches with the storied Cherokee Braves baseball program will host a baseball camp for athletes from 6th grade through 12th grade on Sunday, Dec. 28th.

There are two sessions, one for hitting instruction

and one for pitching. The cost is $20 per session or $35 for both sessions. Each participant will receive a new baseball.

The camp will run from 1-5 p.m. with grades 6-8 participants pitching from 1-2:30 p.m. at Cherokee Washington High School, and grades 9-12 working on hitting at the former Harley Davidson building on North second Street.

Then at 2:45 p.m. the 6-8 graders will hit at the

Harley Davidson location and the 9-12 graders will pitch at WHS.

The camp will conclude with a question/answer session at WHS from 4:30-5 p.m.

The camp instructors include Steve Sonka, Cherokee and Buena Vista University assistant coach; former Sioux City Explorer player and manager Jay Kirkpatrick, owner and operator of Swing Surgeon Hitting School; Scott Koch

veteran head baseball coach at Cherokee; and a number of former area high school players who are now playing at the college level.

For more information contact Scott Koch. There is a registration deadline of Dec. 23. Phone: School 225-6750, Home 225-2860; or e-mail skoch@cherokee.k12.ia.us.

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