University of Bridgeport Softball Camp & Showcase

REVOLUTION SOFTBALL CAMP

University of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, CT

College Showcase: 2020 Dates Coming Soon!

Price: TBD

AGES: 14-18

Open Camp: 2020 Dates Coming Soon!

Overnight
Extended Day

Day

AGES: 8-17

CAMP DETAILS

At the University of Bridgeport Camp campers will receive:

  • Authentic Revolution Softball Camp T-Shirt
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • Games Daily
  • Raffles for an assortment of Prizes

7:00 Wake up
7:30 Breakfast
9:00 Commuters arrive, stretching and warm-up
9:15 Position Work with coaches
10:15 Offensive/Defensive Stations
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Team Softball Drills
2:00 Offensive/Defensive Stations
4:00 End of Day for day campers, extra help, down time
5:00 Dinner
6:00 Softball Scrimmages
8:00 End of Day for extended day campers, evening activity
10:00 Back to dorm
10:30 Lights out
* Schedule may vary

Overnight: Check in will be from 12pm-1:00pm on Monday, August 5th at Dorm TBA.

Extended Day: Check in will be from 12:30pm-1:00pm on Monday, August 5th at Dorm TBA. Campers should be dropped off at 9am Tuesday-Thursday and picked up at 8:30pm each day except on Thursday at the Softball Field.

Day Campers: Check in will be from 12:30pm-1:00pm on Monday, August 5th at Dorm TBA. Campers should be dropped off at 9am Tuesday-Thursday and picked up at 4:00pm each day except on Thursday at the Softball Field.

Check Out: All Campers will check out at 12 PM Thursday August 8th at the Softball Field

Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dorms and dining areas, but not on the field during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. Revolution Softball Camps and its camp staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.

  • Health Form
  • Equipment (Glove, Bat, Batting Gloves, Sliding Pads, Cleats or Athletic Sneakers, & Helmet)
  • Catchers (Chest Protector, Shin Pads, Gloves, Helmet)
  • Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
  • Athletic Sneakers
  • Sunscreen
  • Linens (Twin XL)
  • Blanket/Sleeping Bag
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Shower Towel
  • Alarm Clock
  • Portable Fan

ABILITY GROUPS
Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day
ATHLETIC TRAINER
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
HEALTH FORMS
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM
WEATHER PLAN
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on team building, strategy sessions, individual meetings.
TRAVEL
The nearest airport is Bradley International Airport in Hartford, CT or John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, NY. You are responsible for getting yourself to and from campus, Revolution Softball Camps does not provide transportation.
CANCELLATION POLICY
Any camper who must cancel prior to camp will receive a camp credit equal to the amount of camp tuition already paid.  The credit is transferable to another family member and is good for any Revolution Softball Camp or eCamps Partner program through next summer (agreement begins at time of purchase).  Any cancellation within 5 days of the start of camp will result in a camp credit minus $100 cancellation fee.  Camp credits are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session.  CASH/CREDIT CARD REFUNDS ARE NOT OFFERED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE.

STAFF DETAILS

Dawn Stearns is entering into her ninth season as head coach of the Purple Knights’ softball program.  In 2017, the team posted an overall record of 20-25 and an 8-12 mark in ECC play mark the first time UB has hit 20 wins in a single season under Stearns rein.  Also in the 2017 season Coach Sterns earned win number 100 for her career following the season opener triumph against Goldey Beacom.

In her eight years at UB Coach Stearns has coached eight All-ECC players and several National Team Players from Great Britain, Poland and Belgium.  Her team has led the ECC in grade point average for five consecutive seasons starting in 2012.  The Purple Knights have also had the title three years running of being in the top-three in the country throughout all three divisions for overall team GPA.

In 2016 the Purple Knights made an appearance in the ECC Championship Tournament.

Stearns came to UB from Mitchell College in New London, Conn. where she served as Assistant Head Coach since 2007. Dawn was also the assistant varsity softball coach at Daniel Hand High School in Madison, Conn.

Along with her intercollegiate and high school coaching experience, Dawn had been the head coach of the Shoreline Sting and Outlaws travel teams since 2003, directing the 12-U, 14-U and 16-U squads.

A 1989 graduate of Gettysburg College with a B.A. in Business and Economics, Stearns was a four-year starter at catcher and an All-Middle Atlantic Conference selection for the Bullets.

Director

Dawn Stearns
Head Coach, University of Bridgeport