The Mississippi College Choctaws Women’s Basketball Overnight Camp is for girls in grade 6 up to grade 12 at any skill level. It is especially for those who are looking to improve and take their basketball skills to the next level. The program gears at the overall skills development of the participants. It will have shooting, ball handling, passing, rebounding, and footwork drills. Skills learned will be implemented in game situations. In addition, this basketball overnight camp is a four-day event that will run from the 23rd of June until the 26th of June. It is going to take place at the beautiful Mississippi College campus. The training program is offering a limited number of camper spots so registration is first come first serve.
Furthermore, this basketball overnight camp is an initiative of the Mississippi College Choctaws women’s basketball coaching staff. All camp instructions and groupings are in accordance with the participant’s age and skill level. It will be a physically demanding but fun training experience.
What to Bring to the Mississippi College Choctaws Women’s Basketball Overnight 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.
- Bed linens, towels and toiletries.
About Mississippi College
Mississippi College is a private, coeducational, Christian university in Clinton, Mississippi. It is the state of Mississippi’s oldest college and largest private university. As a whole, the academic institution has an accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In addition, Mississippi College is part of the Mississippi Baptist Convention. It is also a member of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). Currently, Mississippi College’s total undergraduate student population is around 3,100. 37 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 53 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 49 percent. Correspondingly, Mississippi College’s student to faculty ratio is 15:1. Mississippi College is also a top-performing academic institution. As a matter of fact, it is 32nd in the Regional Universities South category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. Mississippi College is also 21st in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 12th in the Best Value Schools rankings. Moreover, in sports, Mississippi College features 16 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams in the Gulf South Conference of the NCAA Division II. The athletes’ nickname is Choctaws and their official colors are blue and gold.
Mississippi College Choctaws Women’s Basketball Overnight Camp Organizers
Leading the Mississippi College Choctaws women’s basketball team is Head Coach Paul Allen Duke, a native of Jackson, Mississippi. Coach Paul Allen Duke is now entering his astounding 25th season at the reins of the Lady Choctaws basketball program. He is a bachelor’s degree graduate from Mississippi State University. Then, he earned his master’s of education at Mississippi College. Coach Paul Allen Duke is the 2007-08 Tri-Coach of the Year. He is also a five-time American Southwest Conference East Division Coach of the Year.