The Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens Men’s Basketball School Day Camp is going to take place at the leading edge Rains Center Voelkel Gym. It is open to all and any high school rising junior and senior boys who aspire to become a college basketball student-athlete. This elite basketball camp will run from 9:30 AM until 4:00 PM on the 7th of May. Check-in will start at 8:45 AM. Additionally, this basketball training program includes skill development drills, games, and college admissions presentation. It will also provide a venue for exceptional players to display their skills and play against top competition. The camp registration fee which includes a free camp t-shirt and lunch is $90 per camper. This includes a free camp t-shirt.
8:45 AM – Registration / Check-In
9:30 AM – Warm-Up
9:45 AM – Skill Development Drills
10:45 AM – Games
11:45 AM – Lunch
1:00 PM – Admissions Presentations
1:30 PM – Skill Development Drills
2:30 PM – Games
3:30 PM – Coaches and Current Team Panel
4:00 PM – Camp End
In addition, running this basketball camp is the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens men’s basketball coaching staff. Current Sagehens basketball players are also in attendance to help facilitate the program. It is going to be a physically demanding but fun training experience.
What to Bring to Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens Men’s Basketball School Day 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 Pomona College and Pitzer College
Both Pomona College and Pitzer College are private, coeducational, liberal arts colleges in Claremont, California. Both colleges are sustaining academic excellence. Pomona College is 6th in National Liberal Arts Colleges in the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 3rd in the Best Value Schools rankings. Meanwhile, Pitzer College is 33rd in the National Liberal Arts Colleges rankings and 62nd in the Best Value Schools rankings. Pomona College is accommodating 1,700 undergraduate students. On the other hand, Pitzer College has an undergraduate student population of around 1,100. The Pomona-Pitzer fields 21 men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports teams. They are competing in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III. Their nickname is Sagehens. Their identity colors are blue and orange. The name of their mascot is Cecil the Sagehen.
Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens Men’s Basketball School Day Camp Organizers
Leading the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens men’s basketball team is Head Coach Charles Katsiaficas, a native of Ellsworth, Maine. Coach Charles Katsiaficas is at the helm of the Sagehens men’s basketball program since the 1988 season. He is a Tufts University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in economics and then earned his master’s degree at Azusa Pacific University. Ultimately, under Coach Katsiaficas’ the Sagehens to ten Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships. He is now holding an overall coaching win-loss record of 463-323.
Then, the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens men’s basketball assistant coach is Shawn Lokar. Coach Shawn Lokar is now in his sixth season with the coaching staff. He is a bachelor’s degree in movement and sports science graduate from the University of La Verne. Meanwhile, he earned his master’s degree in kinesiology at the California State University Fullerton.