WCC Chiefs’ Basketball Camp

By on June 13, 2013

Sugar Grove—Waubonsee Community College will offer a basketball camp for boys and girls from fifth grade through those entering their senior year of high school. The inaugural Chiefs’ Basketball Camp is set to run Monday, June 17, through Friday, June 21, for boys and girls in grades 5 through 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. A camp for boys and girls in grades 9 through 12 will be conducted beginning Monday, July 15, and going through Friday, July 19, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. each day. Both camps will be held in the Erickson Hall Gymnasium on Waubonsee’s Sugar Grove Campus.

Lead Instructors for the camps will be Waubonsee Men’s Assistant Coach Rick Robinson and Women’s Head Coach Dana Wagner. There will be a daily emphasis of basketball techniques and fundamentals; with demonstrations, group drills and individualized instruction pertaining to one-on-one play, team play, post-position play, shooting drills, ball handling and defensive skills.

The cost for the five-day camp is $150 for each participant, who will each receive a “Hoops Camp” T-shirt. Campers will also be given awards for three-point shooting, free throw shooting, one-on-one competition and a daily Hustle award. Those interested can register online at www.waubonseetickets.com, or call the Waubonsee Athletic Office at (630) 466-2524.