The 2010 BIG EAST Coaching Staff of the Year led by Hall-of-Fame head coach Eugene Lenti will conduct an offensive skills softball camp July 7 at its home field, Cacciatore Stadium, in Lincoln Park.
2010 DePaul Offensive Softball Camp
Wednesday, July 7, 2010
Time: 12 Noon-2 p.m.
Location: Cacciatore Stadium
Belden Avenue---just East of Sheffield
Chicago, Illinois 60614
Age: 8-17 - Camp is separated into groups based on age.
Camp Highlights: Come join DePaul's award-winning coaching staff and members of the 2010 Blue Demons team who will be in attendance to direct drills and talk about the experience of being an elite Division I softball player.
This will be an offensive breakdown and an inside look into what makes the Blue Demons one of the elite college softball programs in the country. DePaul has competed in 14 NCAA tournaments in the last 16 years, advancing to the Women's College World Series four times.
The DePaul Offensive Softball Camp will explore hitting, slapping, bunting and offensive strategy to prepare each player to be successful at the next level. This camp is appropriate for ages 8-17. The camp will be divided up into various age groups.
Head Coach Eugene Lenti
Coach Lenti has built the DePaul softball program from its infancy into a national powerhouse. Lenti has been at the helm of the program for 29 years; over that time he has amassed four Women's College World Series berths, 15 NCAA Regional appearances, 11 years of ending the season in the USA Today/NFCA Top 25 poll (seven times in the top 10), and has propelled the Blue Demon softball program to one of the nation's elite. The Hall-of-Fame coach won his 1,000th game last season and was the NFCA National Coach of the Year in 1999. DePaul has qualified for the NCAA tournament 13 of the last 14 years.
Assistant Coach Liz Jagielski
A former All-American, Jagielski (Bouck) joined the Blue Demon staff as an assistant coach in August of 2004. Jagielski made an immediate coaching impact as she helped to guide the 2005 and 2007 squads back to Women's College World Series. The coaching staff was also named the Mideast Region Coaching Staff of the Year by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association in both 2005 and 2007. Lenti, Jagielski and Cat Osterman were honored as BIG EAST Coaching Staff of the Year in 2009 and 2010.
For more information: Contact Liz Jagielski at 773-325-7547 or e-mail email@example.com