The University of Iowa Hawkeyes Men’s Basketball Overnight Camp is inviting all boys 10 to 17 years of age at any skill level. This basketball training program is going to take place at the University of Iowa’s Field House, a state of the art basketball training facility. The training program will focus on developing the player’s shooting, passing, rebounding, and ball handling skills. It will also cover team plays. In addition, the camp will feature games and competitions that will allow outstanding players to showcase their skills in front of the university’s recruiting staff. The training program is a four-day event that will run from the 16th of July until the 19th of July. It is going to accommodate both residential and commuter campers. Furthermore, the camp registration fee for overnight campers is $470 per player while the registration cost for commuter campers is $320 per player. This registration cost includes a NIKE Iowa Basketball t-shirt. Registration is first come first serve.
Moreover, this basketball overnight camp will be under the supervision of the University of Iowa Hawkeyes men’s basketball coaching staff. It is going to be a physically demanding but enjoyable experience. All instructions and groupings are in accordance with the player’s age and skill level.
What to Bring to the University of Iowa Hawkeyes Men’s Basketball Overnight 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 the University of Iowa
The University of Iowa or just Iowa is a public, coeducational, space-grant university in Iowa City, Iowa. It is Iowa’s first university and its second largest. Moreover, the University of Iowa is an active member of the Association of American Universities (AAU) and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). It is also part of the Big Ten Academic Alliance and the Universities Research Association (URA). Presently, the University of Iowa’s undergraduate student population is around 24,500. 47 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 53 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 84 percent. Correspondingly, the University of Iowa’s student to faculty ratio is 16:1. The University of Iowa is also among the nation’s top academic institutions. As a matter of fact, it is 184th in the 2017 Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. It is 78th in the National Universities category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university is also 41st in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 83rd in the Best Value Schools rankings. In athletics, the University of Iowa fields 22 men’s and women’s sports teams in the Big Ten Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. Their nickname is Hawkeyes and their identity colors are black and gold.
University of Iowa Hawkeyes Men’s Basketball Overnight Camp Organizers
Leading the University of Iowa Hawkeyes men’s basketball team is Head Coach Fran McCaffery, a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics graduate from The Wharton School and a Masters of Education graduate at Lehigh University. Coach McCaffery is the 2009-10 NABC District I Coach of the Year and the 2009 MAAC Coach of the Year.