The Wheaton College Lyons Women’s Basketball Day Camp is going to be held on the 28th of September from 12:00 PM until 5:00 PM. Its venue is the state of the art Haas Athletic Center which is on the Wheaton College campus located in Norton, Massachusetts. This basketball day camp is inviting all and any girls entering grade 9 up to grade 12 who desire to take their skills to the next level. Furthermore, this basketball camp will cover individual and team skills development sessions, round robin games, and a campus tour. There will also be a get to know session with the current Wheaton Lyons women’s basketball players. In addition, the camp is offering a limited available camper spots, thus, registration is on a first come first served basis. The camp registration fee is $50 per player.
Moreover, this basketball day camp will be under the direction of the Wheaton College Lyons women’s basketball coaching staff. Overall, it is going to be a competitive but fun training environment.
What to Bring to Wheaton College Lyons Women’s Basketball Day 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 Wheaton College
Wheaton College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in Norton, Massachusetts. It is a member of the Annapolis Group as well as the Oberlin Group. Wheaton College is also part of the Consortium of Liberal Arts Colleges. Moreover, the educational institution has an accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. It is also one of the top liberal colleges in the nation. As a matter of fact, it is 76th in the National Liberal Arts Colleges category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The academic institution is also 92nd in the Best Value Schools category. Currently, it accommodates around 1,600 undergraduate students with a 38 percent male and 62 percent female students gender distribution. This undergraduate student population is through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 62 percent. In athletics, Wheaton College has 21 intercollegiate men’s and women’s sports teams. They are competing in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III. Their nickname is Lyon which is in honor of the college founder Mary Lyon. Blue and white are their identity colors. In addition, the Wheaton Lyons has already eight NCAA National titles, 17 Eastern College Athletic Conference titles, and a total of 101 NEWMAC regular-season and tournament titles.
Wheaton College Lyons Women’s Basketball Day Camp Organizers
Leading the Wheaton College Lyons women’s basketball team is Head Coach Sara Binkhorst. The 2019-20 season will be her inaugural season at the helm of the Wheaton College Lyons women’s basketball program. Furthermore, Coach Sara Binkhorst is a bachelor’s degree graduate from Bowdoin College. She was a superb basketball player during her college playing years. In fact, Coach Binkhorst is the 2014-15 New England Women’s Basketball Association’s (NEWBA) Player of the Year. Prior to Wheaton, Coach Sara Binkhorst was Brown University’s women’s basketball assistant coach.