The Southwest Baptist University Bearcats Women’s Basketball Elite Camp is inviting all female basketball players entering grade 9 up to grade 12. It ideal for those who desire to become a college basketball student-athlete. This basketball elite camp is set to provide top-notch players with a venue to display their skills in front of the university’s recruiting staff. It will also improve the participant’s individual and team skills. There is also an athletic facility and campus tour. Moreover, this basketball elite camp is set to run from 1:00 PM until 6:00 PM on the 17th of June. It will take place at the state of the art Meyer Sports Center which is on the Southwest Baptist University campus. The camp registration cost is $50 per player. This registration cost includes a Southwest Baptist Bearcats camp t-shirt. The available number of camper spots are limited so registration is on a first come first serve.
In addition, running this basketball elite camp is the Southwest Baptist University Bearcats women’s basketball coaching staff. Current women’s basketball players are also in attendance to help facilitate the program. It is going to be a physically demanding but enjoyable training experience.
What to Bring to Southwest Baptist University Bearcats Women’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.
- Water bottle, towel.
About Southwest Baptist University (SBU)
Southwest Baptist University (SBU), formerly Southwest Baptist College is a private, coeducational university in Bolivar, Missouri. It is part of the Missouri Baptist Convention and the International Association of Baptist Colleges and Universities. The university is also a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU) and the Consortium for Global Education (CGE). Currently, Southwest Baptist University is serving around 2,800 undergraduate students. 36 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 64 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 73 percent. Correspondingly, Southwest Baptist University’s student to faculty ratio is 12:1. The university is also accommodating nearly 800 postgraduate students. It is spearheaded by university president Eric A. Turner. Southwest Baptist University is also one of the region’s top colleges and universities. As a matter of fact, it is 124th in the Regional Universities Midwest category of the 2019 US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. Furthermore, in the sporting world, Southwest Baptist University fields 19 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. These teams are competing mainly in the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II. They are the Bearcats and purple and white are their official colors.
Southwest Baptist University Bearcats Women’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
The Head Coach of the Southwest Baptist University Bearcats women’s basketball team is Kelsey Keizer, a native of Okoboji, Iowa. Coach Kelsey Keizer is now entering her sixth season at the reins of the Bearcats women’s basketball program. She is a Bachelor of Science in Finance and a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education graduate from Drake University. Then, she earned her Master of Education degree in Athletic Administration at Southwest Baptist University.