The Dominican University Stars Men’s Basketball Summer Camp is a five-day event that is going to run from the 17th of June until the 21st of June. Its daily schedule is set to start at 9:00 AM and end at 12:00 PM. This summer basketball camp is open to all boys in grade 2 up to grade 8 at any skill level who are looking for a fun environment to develop their basketball skills. Furthermore, this five-day basketball training program includes shooting drills, competitions, and games. The camp registration fee is $150 per player. Registration is first come first serve. This basketball training program is going to take place at the state of the art Igini Gymnasium which is on the Dominican University campus.
Running this summer basketball camp is the Dominican University Stars men’s basketball coaching staff. All the camp instructions and groupings are in accordance with the player’s age and skill level.
What to Bring to Dominican University Stars Men’s Basketball Summer 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.
- Water bottle
About Dominican University
Dominican University, originally the St. Clara Female Academy, is a private, coeducational, Catholic university in River Forest, Illinois. The name is in honor of the school’s Dominican heritage. Dominican University is also a religious affiliation of the Order of the Preachers of the Dominican Order. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Its academic programs also have their respective accreditations from their accrediting organizations. Currently, Dominican University is serving around 2,300 undergraduate students. 33 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 67 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 64 percent. Correspondingly, Dominican University’s student to faculty ratio is 11:1. The present university president is Donna M. Carroll. Dominican University is a top-performing academic institution. As a matter of fact, it is 19th in the Regional Universities Midwest category of the 2018 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university is also 5th in the Best Value Schools rankings. Moreover, in the sporting world, Dominican University features 13 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. They are campaigning in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. The athletes’ nickname is Stars.
Dominican University Stars Men’s Basketball Summer Camp Organizers
Leading the Dominican University Stars men’s basketball team is Head Coach Mark White. He is now entering his 17th season at the helm of the Dominican University Stars men’s basketball program. Coach Mark White is a bachelor of arts in economics graduate from Macalester College. Then, he earned his master’s degree in sports administration from the University of Illinois-Chicago. In 2010, Coach White led the Stars to become the first eight-seed in conference history to appear in a NAC Tournament Championship game. Coach White is the recipient of the 2007 Sr. Clemente Davlin, OP Diversity Leadership Award.
Completing the Dominican University Stars men’s basketball coaching staff are assistant coaches Troy Tonsil, Erin McMillan, and Rashim Lettsome.