The Normal CornBelters Baseball Team, a member of the Prospect League, is seeking baseball analytics interns for the 2023 summer season. Play 9 Sports is the parent company of the Normal CornBelters. Play 9 Sports is a sports management group that oversees multiple Prospect League teams and runs tournaments throughout the United States. Roles will be assigned based on the individual's experience and ability following an interview process to determine the best fit within the organization.
2022 Internship Roles
- Scorekeeping - keeping with effective scorekeeping measures to chart in-game events for the Normal CornBelters and Kernels Collegiate League
- Research - pursue open-ended projects to answer relevant hypothesis
- Reporting - clearly and concisely communicating findings of research with players, coaches and fans
Duties and Responsibilities
- Collecting relevant data from each game
- Reporting on updated league statistical measures
- Initiating self-identified exploratory projects
- Performing quantitative analysis on collected data
- Designing metrics to measure individual and team performance
- Communicating findings and conclusions
Competencies and Qualifications
- Excellent organizational skills and proficient in data analysis.
- Familiar with the game of baseball
- Self-starter who is motivated to build new programs and exceed expectations.
- Able to recognize tasks and complete them in a timely manner
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, detail oriented, strong problem solving and decision-making abilities.
- Night and weekend work required.
- This is an unpaid position. Internships are eligible for college academic credit.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.