The Roadrunner Softball Elite Camps offer top players the opportunity to further enhance their game. Players will receive extensive pitching, catching, hitting, and fielding instruction from current CSUB players and coaches. Roadrunner Elite Camps are a great opportunity to show off your skills in a competitive atmosphere surrounded by some of the nation's top softball players. The goal of this camp is to prepare you for an elite level competition and allow you to experience first-hand how we teach, practice, and play the game here at California State University, Bakersfield.

Camps: Registration Form (required) - If registering for more than one camp (and/or camper), please submit one registration form for each date (and/or child).

'Runner Showcase Camps

*Two-day camps where softball players have the opportunity to further enhance their game. At this camp, players will receive extensive pitching, catching, hitting, and fielding instruction from current CSUB players and coaches.  

Dates: Jan. 14-15
Times: Day One: 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1-3:30 p.m.; Day Two: 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Cost: $130

Grade levels: 8th-12th and junior college players
*Limited to the first 50 participants that confirm via email
*Check or Cash required at check-in
*All waiver forms must be filled out and completed prior to participation
*Lunch not provided

RSVP: Spots will be reserved through the completion and submission of the required linked waiver form to Coach Prochaska at Walk-ups are welcomed, but may be turned away if camp becomes full. Limited to 50 total campers and last day to sign up is January eighth.

Waiver: The required waiver form must be filled out, scanned, and e-mailed to Coach Prochaska in order to reserve a spot. On the waiver, campers must list their name along with their primary and secondary positions. Please list an e-mail address as well.General Camps Information:

Camp Forms (required for camps): After you have submitted the required registration form, please fill out the linked waiver form and send it to Coach Prochaska at Both are required in order to register for camp.

Camp Check-in:
Please check in 30 minutes prior to start time

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Campers may bring their own snacks as meals will not be provided; water and ice will be provided

Weekly Pitching and Hitting Instruction Available!

Who: Head Coach Crissy Buck-Ziegler and Assistant Coach Shelly Prochaska will be working with young athletes on their pitching and hitting skills.

When: Wednesday evenings from Nov. 2 - Feb. 1. Sign up for a one-hour time slot from 5-6 p.m., 6-7 p.m., or 7-8 p.m.

Cost: $40 per session
*For information regarding these weekly pitching and hitting instruction sessions or to sign up for one of the time slots, please contact CSUB assistant coach Shelly Prochaska at

*Pitchers must bring their own catcher.
*Limited to four athletes per time slot.


General Information for Both Camps and Weekly Instruction

Each player must bring her own softball equipment. Players should bring a batting helmet, batting gloves, bat, glove, sweats, catcher’s gear, kneepads, tennis shoes, cleats, athletic clothing, visor or hat and water bottle.

*It is assumed that each camper will have some sort of storage/bag for her gear. We are not responsible for lost or stolen gear. Please mark your equipment with your name.

Can Parents Watch?
Most definitely! Parents should observe from the regular stadium seating area. Parents are not to go in the dugout or on the field unless there is an injury deeming that necessary.

Please check your email regularly as this is the primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily; this will eliminate any confusion and/or miscommunication.

*This is not an overnight camp; players traveling from out of town will be responsible for securing their own accommodation. Per NCAA rules, sport camps and clinics conducted by CSUB are open to all entrants. Enrollment is available on a first-come, first-served basis and is limited only by age, grade level, gender, and capacity restrictions.