PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg High School baseball program, under the direction of head coach Shane Simpkins, hosted its annual youth camp June 9-12 at StoneCrest.
A total of 47 players, ranging in ages 6-13, attended the Blackcat Baseball Camp. Campers hailed from Floyd and surrounding counties.
Former Prestonsburg High School baseball players joined Simpkins as members of the camp’s staff.
Under Simpkins’ guidance, Prestonsburg won the 2013 15th Region title. Simpkins has also coached the Blackcats to back-to-back-to-back 15th Region All “A” Classic championships. With Simpkins as head coach, Prestonsburg has won four straight 58th District titles.
The Blackcat Baseball Camp is scheduled to return in June 2015.