The Hornets Nest has been the home field of the Delaware State University Softball Team since 1993. The Dimensions are 220' Down Lines and 225' Centerfield. The surface if DiamondTex/Turface and it has seating for 300.
 

Amber Jackson’s Softball Camps at Delaware State University

Thank you for your interest in Amber Jackson’s Softball Camps at Delaware State University. Our mission is to provide athletes with elite level softball instruction. Athletes will have the opportunity to learn DSU Softball defensive, offensives, and pitching philosophies and practices from DSU coaching staff and players. Athletes will also learn various drills to help the better understand and develop the fundamentals and mechanics of softball. Our goal is to develop athletes on the field and teach athletes to become the very best version of their selves on and off the field.

 

Camps will provide athletes with access to champion individuals. Instructors include: 3-time NCAA Division 1 All-American and 2007 National Pro Fastpitch Player of the Year, Amber Jackson, Head Softball Coach at Delaware State University; Delaware State University Pitching Coach, and the NCAA Division 1 Delaware State Hornets softball players.

 

 


November 2018

Amber Jacksons 5:1 Advanced Pitching Clinics

11/11/2018 - 02/10/2019 ~ Sunday - Sunday Registration Ends: 02/10/2019$50.00 - $550.00 | Delaware State Sports Annex 255 College Rd, Dover De 19901

Ages: 13-18 | Starts: 4:30pm / Ends: 6:00pm


OPEN EVENT IN NEW WINDOW

Description

Delaware State Pitching Coach, Mackenzie Maples Reed will be hosting 5:1 advanced pitching clinics.  5-on-1s are designed for athletes who want to advance their pitching skills. Clinics are 90 minutes long and will run November through February (see the dates below). Pitchers must provide their own catcher. For more inquiry, please contact Mackenzie Maples Reed at mmaples@desu.edu.

 

Each session is limited to the first 5 who register!

 

Time: Sunday Evenings 4:30pm  6030pm

 

Dates:

November 11th  and  25th  

December 9th, 16th, and  23rd

January 6th, 13th,  20th and 27th

February 3rd  and 10th          

 

Cost: $50.00 EACH Clinic.

 

Equipment: 

Each camper must bring his own softball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, batting gloves, helmet, cleats, running shoes or turf shoes and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete. Please mark name on all items. For ALL pitching camps and clinics, ALL pitchers must provide their own catchers.

 

Inclement Weather Policy: All camps will run rain or shine and there is no rain date scheduled. Players must bring appropriate footwear for any indoor activities i.e. sneakers or turf shoes.

 

Amber Jackson's Softball Camps and clinics are open to any and all entrants within the age specifications listed, on a first come first served basis. Any questions regarding camp, please email/or call Coach Jackson.

 

Check-in

Please check in 30 minutes prior to the start time.

 

Waiver Information

Please bring all signed forms to registration check in.  Download Waiver Form

 

Directions

Delaware State University Softball Field (1200 N. DuPont HWY, Dover, DE) or 

Delaware State University Sports Annex (255 College Rd, Dover DE)

 

All winter clinics will be held at Delaware State Sports Annex 255 College Rd, Dover De 19901.

 

 

Miscellaneous Information 

Refund policy: There will be no cash refunds. Credits will be given toward future Amber Jackson's Softball Camps.

 

Please check your email regularly as this is our 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.

December 2018

Amber Jacksons Winter Hitting Clinic

12/15/2018 ~ Saturday Registration Ends: 12/15/2018$100.00 | Delaware State Sports Annex 255 College Rd, Dover De 19901

Ages: 13-18 | Starts: 9:00am / Ends: 12:00pm


OPEN EVENT IN NEW WINDOW

Description

This Hitting Clinic will focus on the fundamentals of hitting. We will cover the basic mechanics of the swing and focus on the development of a balanced and efficient swing. Along with the physical elements we will focus on the mental aspects of hitting as well. This camp will also cover bunting, slapping and power hitting. Each session will cover various fundamentals of hitting. Lead instructor of this camp is 2007 National Pro Fastpitch Player of the Year and Head Softball Coach at Delaware State University, Amber Jackson along with several players from the DSU Softball Program.

 

Equipment

Each camper must bring his own softball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, batting gloves, helmet, cleats, running shoes or turf shoes and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete. Please mark name on all items. For ALL pitching camps and clinics, ALL pitchers must provide their own catchers.

 

Amber Jackson's Softball Camps and clinics are open to any and all entrants within the age specifications listed, on a first come first served basis. Any questions regarding camp, please email/or call Coach Jackson.

 

Check-in

Please check in 30 minutes prior to the start time.

 

Waiver Information

Please bring all signed forms to registration check in.  Download Waiver Form

 

Directions

Delaware State University Softball Field (1200 N. DuPont HWY, Dover, DE) or 

Delaware State University Sports Annex (255 College Rd, Dover DE)

 

All winter clinics will be held at Delaware State Sports Annex 255 College Rd, Dover De 19901.

 

 

Miscellaneous Information 

Refund policy: There will be no cash refunds. Credits will be given toward future Amber Jackson's Softball Camps.

 

Please check your email regularly as this is our 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.

Amber Jacksons Winter All Skills Clinic

12/15/2018 ~ Saturday Registration Ends: 12/15/2018$100.00 | Delaware State Sports Annex 255 College Rd, Dover De 19901

Ages: 7-13 | Starts: 1:00pm Ends: 4:00pm


OPEN EVENT IN NEW WINDOW

Description

This all skills camp will cover all aspects of softball from defense to offense; athletes will have the opportunity to develop proper fundamentals and mechanics of infield, outfield, catching and hitting. We will not cover pitching. This camp will cater to the needs of all ages and skill level. Also, athletes will have the opportunity to be educated on the college recruiting process. Lead instructor of this camp is 2007 National Pro Fastpitch Player of the Year and Head Softball Coach at Delaware State University, Amber Jackson along with several players from the DSU Softball Program.

 

Equipment

Each camper must bring his own softball equipment. Players should bring a glove, bat, batting gloves, helmet, cleats, running shoes or turf shoes and any other equipment they feel necessary to compete. Please mark name on all items. For ALL pitching camps and clinics, ALL pitchers must provide their own catchers.

 

Inclement Weather Policy: All camps will run rain or shine and there is no rain date scheduled. Players must bring appropriate footwear for any indoor activities i.e. sneakers or turf shoes.

 

Amber Jackson's Softball Camps and clinics are open to any and all entrants within the age specifications listed, on a first come first served basis. Any questions regarding camp, please email/or call Coach Jackson.

 

Check-in

Please check in 30 minutes prior to the start time.

 

Waiver Information

Please bring all signed forms to registration check in.  Download Waiver Form

 

Directions

Delaware State University Softball Field (1200 N. DuPont HWY, Dover, DE) or 

Delaware State University Sports Annex (255 College Rd, Dover DE)

 

All winter clinics will be held at Delaware State Sports Annex 255 College Rd, Dover De 19901.

 

Miscellaneous Information 

Refund policy: There will be no cash refunds. Credits will be given toward future Amber Jackson's Softball Camps.

 

Please check your email regularly as this is our 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.

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