The University of Mount Union Purple Raiders Men’s Basketball Camp is open to all boys entering grade 3 up to grade 10. The camp is designed to develop individual basketball skills. It is going to cover both the offensive and defensive facets of basketball. In addition, this basketball camp is a three-day event that will run from the 1st of July until the 3rd of July and will run daily from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. It is going to take place at the state of the art McPherson Academics and Athletic Complex which is on the University of Mount Union campus. The camp registration fee is $105 per player.
In addition, this basketball camp will be under the supervision of the University of Mount Union Purple Raiders men’s basketball coaching staff. Overall, it will be a physically demanding but fun basketball training experience.
What to Bring to University of Mount Union Purple Raiders Men’s Basketball Camp
- Water Bottle
- 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 Mount Union
The University of Mount Union, formerly Mount Union College, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university in Alliance, Ohio. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. The University of Mount Union is using a semester-based academic calendar. Currently, it is serving around 2,100 undergraduate students. 52 percent of its undergraduate student population are male students and 48 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 77 percent. Correspondingly, the University of Mount Union’s student to faculty ratio is 13:1. The University of Mount Union is also among the nation’s best academic institutions. As a matter of fact, it is 11th in Regional Colleges Midwest category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 11th in the Best Value Schools category in 147th in the Engineering Programs rankings. Furthermore, the University of Mount Union fields its men’s and women’s collegiate sports teams in the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III. They are the Purple Raiders and purple and white are their identity colors. The university’s current president is W. Richard Merriman, Jr.
University of Mount Union Purple Raiders Men’s Basketball Camp Organizers
The Head Coach of the University of Mount Union Purple Raiders men’s basketball team is Mike Fuline. The 2019 season will be his ninth season at the helm of the Mount Union Purple Raiders men’s basketball program. Coach Mike Fuline is a bachelor’s degree graduate from Kent State University. Then, he earned his master’s degree at Walsh University. Ultimately, Coach Mike Fuline has led the Purple Raider men’s basketball team to two OAC Regular Season Championships and one OAC Tournament Championship. He is now holding an overall coaching win-loss record of 136-83.
Completing the Mount Union Purple Raiders men’s basketball coaching staff are assistant coaches Josh Twiddy, Mike Gregg, Eric Schlabach, Dave Spires, and Joe Fuline.