The Emmetsburg E-Hawk Baseball team and Emmetsburg Little League will once again offer a one-day baseball clinic for boys in grades 1-7.
The clinic will be held this Saturday, April 26 at the Emmetsburg Municipal Fields Little League Complex, on 25th Street.
The clinic is intended and designed to help teach some of the basic fundamentals of the game of baseball to the attendees.
Fundamentals and basic knowledge of the rules, as well as proper techniques for throwing, fielding, hitting and baserunning will be among the items discussed and demonstrated to the clinic attendees.
Clinicians on Saturday will include members of the Emmetsburg E-Hawk Baseball coaching staff, as well as several current and former Emmetsburg E-Hawk baseball players.
Youths in Fifth through Seventh Graders will meet at the complex from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., with youths in First through Fourth Graders meeting from 12 to 2:00 p.m.
In case of inclement weather, the clinic will be moved to the Emmetsburg High School and Middle School gymnasiums.
Participants in the baseball clinic are encouraged to wear proper baseball attire, including glove, hat, pants and spikes. They are also encouraged to being their own bats or other equipment. Parents are urged to make sure their child's equipment is properly marked . The clinic staff will not be responsible for any loss of equipment.
Pre-registration is recommended. However, youth may be registered the day of the clinic. All registrants will receive a T-shirt for participating in the camp. Those youths who pre-registered will receive their T-shirt the day of the clinic. There is a fee for registration.
To register or to obtain more information, contact Brett Hansen at 2304 Broadway, Emmetsburg.