The Augustana University Vikings Men’s Basketball Elite Camp is open to all boys in grade 9 through grade 12 who aspire to become a college basketball student-athlete. This basketball camp is a two-day event that will fall on the 8th and 9th of June. It is set to run from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Day 1 and from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM on Day 2. The training program includes individual skills development drills, 3v3 and 5v5 games, campus tour, and live game situations. Furthermore, this event is going to accommodate both overnight and commuter campers. The venue of this camp is the state of the art Elmen Center which is on the Augustana University. Registration cost is $95 per player for overnight campers and $75 per player for commuter campers. The registration fee includes a reversible camp jersey.
Running this basketball elite camp is the Augustana University Vikings men’s basketball coaching staff. Overall, it will be a physically demanding but fun training atmosphere.
What to Bring to Augustana University Vikings Men’s Basketball Elite Camp
- Basketball shoes, tennis shoes, several pairs of shorts, T-shirts, socks, and supporters for practices.
- Spending money for snacks and various camp store items.
About Augustana University
Augustana University, formerly Augustana College, is a private, coeducational, Norwegian-heritage, liberal arts university in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. It is an affiliation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. Presently, the university president is Stephanie Herseth Sandlin. Augustana University’s current undergraduate student population is 1,665. 41 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 59 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 69 percent. Correspondingly, Augustana University’s student to faculty ratio is 11:1. Augustana University is also among the nation’s top-performing universities. As a matter of fact, it is 3rd in the Regional Colleges Midwest category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 3rd in the Best Undergraduate Teaching rankings and 3rd in the Best Value Schools rankings. In athletics, the university is competing in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II as the Vikings. Navy blue and gold are their identity colors.
Augustana University Vikings Men’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
Leading the Augustana University Vikings men’s basketball team is Head Coach Tom Billeter. He is now in his 16th season at the helm of the Augustana Vikings men’s basketball program. Coach Tom Billeter is a bachelor’s degree in physical education graduate from the University of Illinois. Meanwhile, he earned his master’s degree in exercise physiology at the University of Arizona. Coach Tom Billeter is the 2015-16 NABC National Coach of the Year. He is also the 2016 UPS Division II Coach of the Year and the 2016 Central Region Coach of the Year. Coach Billeter has coached former NBA players, Sean Elliott and Steve Kerr.
Then, the Augustana University Vikings men’s basketball assistant coaches are Collin Authier and Chad Hettermann. Cade Stackpool is the Graduate Assistant Coach and Brett Chambers is the Strength and Conditioning Coordinator.