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 Hurricanes on hand to teach campers, the camp will give boys and girls ages 6-14 the ultimate basketball experience in Southwest 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 the GSW basketball team 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 early in the summer:
Individual Basketball Camp Session I: Monday, May 26 – Thursday, May 29; 9am-4pm
Individual Basketball Camp Session II: Monday, June 16 – Thursday, June 19; 9am-4pm
Who: Children ages 6-14
What: Georgia Southwestern State University Basketball Camp
When: Early summer
Where: The Storm Dome (Home of the Hurricanes) on the campus of Georgia Southwestern State University
How (Much): $105
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 inbetween
- Submit registration form before May 15 and receive $10 off
Registration forms available here. Print out a form and send it in to:
800 GSW State University Dr.
Americus, GA 31709
For more information, campers can call the basketball office at (610) 299-0088 or (229) 931-2221 or email: Sean.Sweeney@gsw.edu