The University of Virginia Cavaliers Men’s Basketball Elite Camp is a two-day advanced basketball training program that will fall on the 19th and 20th of June. It is going to take place at the state of the art John Paul Jones Arena which is on the University of Virginia campus. This basketball elite camp is inviting all and any boys 15 to 17 years of age who are aspiring to play basketball at the college level. It includes fundamental skills development drills, lectures, competitions, and games. Furthermore, this basketball elite camp focuses on helping the players achieve their potential. The camp registration cost is $225 per player. This program is set to maintain a low camper to staff ratio so registration is on a first come first serve basis.
In addition, this basketball elite camp will be under the supervision of the University of Virginia Cavaliers men’s basketball coaching staff. Current Cavaliers are also in attendance to help facilitate the event. It will be a fun but physically demanding basketball training experience.
What to Bring to University of Virginia Cavaliers 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 the University of Virginia
The University of Virginia is public, coeducational, flagship university in Charlottesville, Virginia. It is the only American collegiate UNESCO World Heritage Site. Additionally, the University of Virginia is an affiliation of the Southeastern Universities Research Association (SURA) and the Universities Research Association (URA). It is also a member of the Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). Currently, the university is serving around 15,900 undergraduate students and around 6,500 postgraduate students. The undergraduate student population is with a 45 percent male and 55 percent female students gender distribution. The University of Virginia is one of the nation’s top academic institution. In fact, it is 40th in the most recent Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges rankings. It is also 25th in National Universities, 2018 edition of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges rankings. In sports, the university is competing in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I as the Cavaliers or Wahoos. Their identity colors are orange and blue.
University of Virginia Cavaliers Men’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
The Head Coach of the University of Virginia Cavaliers men’s basketball team is Tony Bennett. He is now entering his 10th season at the helm of the Cavaliers men’s basketball program. Coach Tony Bennett is a bachelor’s degree graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and was a two-time MCC Player of the Year during his college playing years. Ultimately, Coach Tony Bennett is a three-time National Coach of the Year. In his first nine seasons with the Cavaliers, Coach Bennett has accumulated a stellar 219-86 win-loss record.
Then, the University of Virginia Cavaliers men’s basketball associate head coach is Jason Williford, a native of Richmond, Virginia. Coach Jason Williford is also entering his 10th season with the coaching staff.