Sports Marketing Student Learns ‘The Ripken Way’ During Internship

Sports Marketing senior Chelsea Konarzewski landed an internship with The Ripken Experience in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

The Ripken Experience, founded by former Major League baseball players Cal Ripken Sr., Cal Ripken Jr. and Bill Ripken, hosts youth baseball camps and tournaments, as well as training programs for high school and college baseball and softball teams.

Some of Chelsea’s responsibilities include assisting players at camp check-in, coordinate opening rituals, and compile player welcome packets and gift bags. Chelsea previously interned for the men’s basketball team here at Ferris and is now learning the ins and outs of baseball.

“Not only am I learning ‘The Ripken Way,’ I am reconfirming the different skills needed to work in sports.”

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