The Providence College Friars Men’s Basketball Day Camp is a five-day event that will run from the 24th of June until the 28th of June. It is inviting all boys 7 to 14 years of age. This basketball training program will cover ball handling, balance, defense, dribbling, rebounding, passing and shooting skills development drills. There will also be competitive games. Moreover, the camp registration fee is $300 per player. This registration fee includes a Nike camp t-shirt. The camp is going to take place at the beautiful Providence College campus.
|8:45 AM||Registration and Check-In|
|9:00 AM||Camp Start|
|9:15 AM||Station Work|
|12:30 PM||Classroom Lecture|
|1:30 PM||Station Work|
|2:05 – 2:15||Break|
|4:00 PM||Camp End|
In addition, this basketball camp is under the supervision of the Providence College Friars men’s basketball coaching staff. All camp instructions and groupings are in accordance with the participant’s age and skills level.
What to Bring to Providence College Friars Men’s Basketball 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 Providence College
Providence College is a private, coeducational, Catholic university in Providence, Rhode Island. The college is a member of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities. It is also part of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. Providence College has an accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Meanwhile, its School of Business has an accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Ultimately, Providence College is number 1 in Regional Universities North, 2018 edition of US News and World Reports’ Best Colleges rankings. It is also 12th in Best Value Schools and 151st in Business Programs rankings. The college has 17 intercollegiate athletics teams competing in the Big East Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I. Their nickname is Friars while black and white are their identity colors. Additionally, the Providence Friars men’s basketball team has already two NCAA Tournament Final Four appearances and four NCAA Tournament Elite Eight appearances. The team also has won two conference tournament championships.
Providence College Friars Men’s Basketball Day Camp Organizers
Leading the Providence College Friars men’s basketball team is Head Coach Ed Cooley, a native of Providence, Rhode Island. He is now in his eighth season at the helm of the Friars men’s basketball program. Coach Ed Cooley is a bachelor’s degree in history graduate from Stonehill College. Ultimately, Coach Ed Cooley is the 2017 NABC District 5 Coach of the Year and the 2014 Rhode Island Coach of the Year. In 2011, he won both the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Coach of the Year and the U.S. Basketball Writers District 1 Coach of the Year honors. Coach Ed Cooley is now holding a 144-94 win-loss record as Friars head coach.
Then, the Providence College Friars men’s basketball assistant coaches are Jeff Battle, Brian Blaney, and Ivan Thomas. Kevin Kurbec is the Coordinator of Basketball Operations and Nikola Knezevic is the Associate Director of Player Development. Finally, the Special Assistant to Head Coach is Matthew Garvey.