The first Baseball Camp of 2019 was held during the week of April 1 to 5. The participants were members of the local chldren's baseball league. 29 young people participated from these teams:
• Pampas Junior Team: 5 children
• The Falcons Team; 5 children
• Toros del Valle team: 3 children
• Halcones del Oro Team: 6 children
• Municipal team: 8 children
• Other children of the community: 2 children
• The goal of this camp was to improve baseball skills and to identify weaknesses and overcome them, in the interests of further developing the children’s league.
On the last day of the camp a friendly baseball match was played between the participants. This was followed by a closing ceremony where prizes were given to the 8 best students, taking into account discipline and participation over the entire week. The other 21 children were each given a baseball.
At the end of the camp the children expressed their gratitude for having been able to participate. They said that they had greatly improved their techniques in the different positions they occupy in their team.
Fundación A. Jean Brugger thanks the Christopher Shatagin Foundation, the sponsor of Fundación baseball camps, and baseball camp coach Alejandro Noguera.
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