Time To Go Campin'

Time To Go Campin'

AMERICUS – Basketball season may be officially over, but there are still plenty of hoops to be played. If you love basketball, then there is no reason to miss the Georgia Southwestern Basketball Camp. With the Georgia Southwestern Hurricanes on hand to teach campers, the camp will give boys and girls ages 6-14 the ultimate basketball experience in Southwestern Georgia.

"The Georgia Southwestern Basketball Camp is a great chance to not only have fun and play basketball, but it's an even better chance to improve your skills with the help of our players," said head men's basketball coach Mike Leeder.

With members of GSW basketball as camp counselors, campers will learn the fundamentals of basketball while having fun with three-point shooting competitions, dunk contests and other games. Campers will also get shirts, a chance to swim in the campus pool and a great photo to remember camp by.

Sessions are available in the early summer months:

Individual Basketball Camp Session I: Monday, May 27 – Thursday, May 30, 2013. 9am-4pm

Individual Basketball Camp Session II: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 6, 2013. 9am-4pm

Who: Children Ages 6-14

What: Georgia Southwestern Basketball Camp

When: Early summer

Where: The Storm Dome (Home of the Hurricanes) on the campus of Georgia Southwestern State University

How (Much): $105 (Discounts available to return campers, families, siblings, children of GSW employees)

Other nuts and bolts:

  • Concessions will be open for campers, but campers should bring their own lunch.
  • Children may arrive as early as 8:15 a.m. and stay as late as 4:45 p.m. and anywhere in between
  • Submit registration form before May 15, 2013 and receive $10 off

Registration forms available here. Print out a form and send it in to:

GSW Basketball

800 GSW State University Dr.

Americus, GA 31709

For more information, campers can call the basketball office at (404) 665-7243 or (229) 931-2221 or email Coach William Monts.