The State University Top Basketball Camp is a four-day event from July 22 until July 25. It is inviting all boys in the 6th grade through 12th grade. The program is both a residential and commuter camp that will take place at the state-of-the-art Alumni Arena. Furthermore, this basketball camp is the ideal ground to learn the fundamentals of team play and improve individual skills. Campers will be given instructions according to their age and skills level. In addition, running this event is the State University Top Basketball coaching staff. Below is the tentative schedule for the Basketball Camp. Please note that times and sessions may be subject to change for future camps.
|7:30 – 9:00||Registration and Check-In|
|9:00 – 9:30||Welcome, Introduction of college coaches, Review of camp objectives|
|9:30 – 9:35||Players report to assigned courts|
|9:35 – 9:50||Stretch by position|
|9:50 – 10:45||Session I: Seniors Defense, Underclassmen Offense|
|10:45 – 10:55||Break|
|10:55 – 11:50||Session II: Seniors Offense, Underclassmen Defense|
|11:50 – 12:35||Lunch and Team Pictures|
|12:35 – 1:00||Guest Speaker|
|1:00 – 1:05||Announcements and afternoon schedule|
|1:05 – 1:10||Players report to assigned courts|
|1:10 – 1:20||Stretch by position|
|1:20 – 2:05||Session III: Individual Skills|
|2:05 – 2:15||Break|
|2:15 – 2:55||1 on 1’s|
|3:00||End of camp, players released from courts|
In addition to the above camp, the staff will also be attending 3 satellite camps this summer at Grand Valley State, Texas A&M, and University of Cincinnati. This will give the coaches additional opportunity to evaluate the players.
Offense: Campers will receive instruction from the entire staff’s offensive coaches. Teaching will involve fundamental work specific to each position including PG, Forward, Centers.
Defense: Campers will be taught fundamentals of reading blocks, escaping blockers, getting off the ball, hat and hand placement, use of hands, and instruction specific to each position.
In addition, the camp will be hosting a 7-on-7 competition, where each team will be guaranteed five games against quality opponents. There will also be instruction time with the basketball coaching staff. Along with quality instruction, this camp is a great time for you to get an in-person evaluation from the coaching staff.
What to Bring to State University Basketball Camp
- Copy of insurance card (front and back) and a health physical signed by a physician within a year from the date of 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.
- Do not bring TVs, stereos, and other valuable objects.
About State University
The State University of is a public, coeducational, liberal arts college in City, State and is ranked #67 for National Universities by the Princeton Review. It is part of the State University system. Additionally, the State University has a Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools accreditation. It is using a semester-based academic calendar. Presently, the university’s total undergraduate student population is 18,456. This undergraduate student population is through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 23 percent. Its student to faculty ratio is 18:1. Moreover, the State University of is competing in the Elite Conference within the NCAA Division III. The university athletes’ nickname is the Pied Pipers. Meanwhile, the team’s athletics’ identity colors are blue and white.
State University Top Basketball Camp Organizers
Leading the State University of Pied Pipers Basketball team is head coach Frank Sinatra. He has a bachelor’s degree in education and is a graduate from Harvard. Coach Sinatra has a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Princeton University. The Pied Pipers assistant basketball coaches include offensive coordinator, Ricky Martin and defensive coordinator Elvis Presley. Elvis was Gatorade Athlete of the Year. Other coaches include: Drake, Madonna, Johnny Cash, Bad Bunny, and Post Malone. The team had a record of 46-3 last year, dominating the competition.