The Grand Valley State University Lakers Men’s Basketball Elite Camp is going to provide the players with the first-hand experience of a real college training environment. It is a single-day event that will run from 11:00 AM until 7:00 PM on the 7th of September. It will include advanced individual and team skills development as well as competitive games. This will allow the players to showcase their skills in front of the university’s recruiting staff. Moreover, this basketball elite camp is going to take place at the Grand Valley State University’s state of the art Fieldhouse. The training program is open to all boys 15 to 17 years of age who aspire to become a college basketball student-athlete. In addition, the camp registration fee is $75 per player. Available camper spots are limited so registration is on a first come first serve basis.
Running this basketball elite camp is the Grand Valley State University Lakers men’s basketball coaching staff. It will be a competitive but fun training environment.
What to Bring to the Grand Valley State University Lakers 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 Grand Valley State University
Grand Valley State University, formerly Grand Valley State College, is a public, coeducational, liberal arts university in Allendale, Michigan. It is one of the nation’s largest universities. As a whole, the Grand Valley State University has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. Presently, it is accommodating around 22,200 undergraduate students. 42 percent of this undergraduate student population are males and 58 percent are females. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 82 percent. Correspondingly, the university’s student to faculty ratio is 17:1. Grand Valley State University is a top-tier academic institution. As a matter of fact, it is a top 537 in the 2017 Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. Grand Valley State University is 29th in the Regional Universities Midwest category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university is also 20th in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 4th in the Best Value Schools rankings. Moreover, in sports, Grand Valley State University is participating in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II. The university athletes’ nickname is Lakers and laker blue, black, and white are their identity colors. The university athletics mascot is Louie the Laker.
Grand Valley State University Lakers Men’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
Leading the Grand Valley State University Lakers men’s basketball team is Head Coach Ric Wesley, a native of Chesaning, Michigan. He is now entering his 16th season at the helm of the Grand Valley State Lakers men’s basketball program. Coach Ric Wesley is a bachelor’s degree graduate from Central Michigan University. Additionally, Coach Ric Wesley is the 2007-08 GLIAC Coach of the Year. This award comes after he led the Lakers to both the GLIAC Regular Season and Tournament Championships. He is now holding an overall coaching win-lose record of 304-144.