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2013
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Georgia Bulldogs Baseball Camp for Youth on Aug. 24 to Benefit Shepherd Center

Several alumni players from the University of Georgia’s baseball team will instruct a one-day baseball camp in Atlanta for children ages 7-12 on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is now open, and proceeds from the event will benefit Shepherd Center.

Organized and also instructed by new Georgia head baseball coach Scott Stricklin, the camp will be held at Buckhead Baseball, located at Frankie Allen Park at the corner of Bagley Avenue and Pharr Road (425 Pharr Road) in the heart of Buckhead.

Cost is $50 per person. Participants should provide their own gear, but a limited number of bats and helmets will be available. Check in begins at 8 a.m. on the day of the event at the concession stand. Space is limited. Walk-up registration is permitted depending on availability. To register, visit our online registration site here.

About Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 900 inpatients, 575 day program patients and more than 7,100 outpatients each year.