Russ is a Hazleton Area graduate who played 12 years of professional baseball, including time in the majors with the Cleveland Indians and the Tampa Bay Rays. He is a four-time All-Star and the 2011 International League MVP.
Join the Pros as they host a series of training camps at PNC Field - the home of your Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders!
Our participants have the chance to use our premium facilities while improving all areas of their game and getting tips from the players who have learned the best techniques. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to learn from some of the best coaches and players from across the region.
RailRiders University offers multiple camps each year and sessions are tailored to different positions on the diamond. All sessions are available for both baseball and softball for all age groups.
2021 Camp Dates
June 22-24 SOLD OUT!
Due to the overwhelming response for our June camps, we have now reached our capacity limit. Registration for June is closed at this time. To keep up with demand we will be hosting a second camp in August – registration is now open for August and will close on August 12th or when all available spots are filled!