Refine and develop your game to the next level at the Simpson College Storm Men’s Basketball Elite Camp. It is open to all boys entering grade 9 through grade 12 who aspire to become a college basketball student-athlete. This high-level and advanced basketball training program is going to take place at the state of the art Cowles Fieldhouse which is on the Simpson College campus. Furthermore, this training program will be providing a real college basketball practice experience. It also includes competitive games that will allow the participants to showcase their exceptional basketball abilities in front of the college’s recruiting staff. In addition, this basketball training program is going to run from 10:00 AM until 12:30 PM on the 22nd of September. The camp registration fee is $25 per player. This registration fee includes a Simpson Storm camp t-shirt. Available camper spots are limited so registration is on a first come first serve basis.
9:00 AM – Registration
10:00 AM – Camp Start
12:30 PM – Camp End
Running this basketball elite camp is the Simpson College Storm men’s basketball coaching staff. Current men’s varsity players are also in attendance to help facilitate the event. It is going to be an intense but enjoyable training experience.
What to Bring to Simpson College Storm 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 Simpson College
Simpson College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Indianola, Iowa. It also has other facilities in West Des Moines and Ankeny. Its name is in honor of Matthew Simpson, its founder, and a renowned American Methodist Episcopal Church bishop. Furthermore, Simpson College is part of the International Association of Methodist-related Schools, Colleges, and Universities (IAMSCU). As a whole, the college has an accreditation from the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Currently, Simpson College is serving more than 1,400 undergraduate students. 45 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 55 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 84 percent. Correspondingly, Simpson College’s student to faculty ratio is 11:1. The university is spearheaded by president Jay K. Simmons. Simpson College is also among the nation’s top academic institutions. In fact, it is 135th in National Liberal Arts Colleges category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The college is also 162nd in the High School Counselor Rankings. Moreover, in the sporting world, Simpson College features 23 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. These sports teams are competing in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. The college athletes’ nickname is the Storm and their official colors are red and gold.
Simpson College Storm Men’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
The Head Coach of the Simpson College Storm men’s basketball team is Brad Bjorkgren. He is now entering his fifth season at the helm of the college’s men’s basketball program. Coach Brad Bjorkgren is a Simpson College graduate with degrees in business management and physical education. Ultimately, Coach Bjorkgren is an eight-time CIML Coach of the Year.