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Baseball Overview

Cate Sports Academy Baseball Camp is designed to prepare the athlete for competition at a  level. Experienced coaches will provide individual instruction based on positions as well as focusing on the mental aspect of the game. Athletes will participate in high school and college drills geared to develop baseball specific skills.


Details:

• 10 to 1 athlete to coach ratio

• Fundamentals of hitting, pitching, fielding, and base running

• Team strategy

• Fundamentals of play based on position

• Structured game-like drills and scrimmage

• Strategies and understandings of player movement

• Sport specific conditioning

• Free T-Shirt

July 20 - 24

Grades 3rd - 5th

Half Day Tuition (9am - 12pm):  $195 


Grades 3rd - 11th

Day Tuition (9am - 5pm): $295 


Grades 6th - 11th

Overnight Tuition: $695

Baseball Head Coach

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Matt Drew

Growing up in Waltham, MA Matt Drew was a four year, three sport varsity athlete in high school playing football, hockey and baseball. Junior year of high school he was named captain of his baseball team and added football and hockey his senior year. Coach Matt was All-League Football and twice All-League Baseball.

Matt played 4 years of baseball at Curry College while working towards his degree in Business Management. As a pitcher and first baseman, he was named captain his senior year, was awarded second team All-League and Pitcher of the Year. Coach Matt was also a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee all four years.

After graduation, Matt coached hockey and baseball at the Dexter School in Brookline, MA prior to moving to California. While in California, he received his Maters in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University-Irvine and began working at Cate School. Coach Matt is a member of the Athletic team at Cate and coaches football and baseball, including specializing in pitching.

Matt’s coaching philosophy revolves around teaching young student-athletes to excel in their respective sport by mastering fundamentals, working hard, showing leadership and sportsmanship.

When he is not on the field, Matt spends his free time with his family and dog, Kit. He enjoys playing hockey, snowboarding and watching sports.