Come and join the Whitworth University Pirates Women’s Basketball Elite Camp. This elite basketball camp is intended for experienced basketball players entering grades 8 through 12 who are interested in playing collegiate basketball. The training program is going to develop shooting, ball handling, and team skills. There will be competitions that will allow the players to showcase their skills. In addition, this basketball elite camp will run from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM on the 25th of August. This basketball elite camp is going to take place at the beautiful Whitworth University campus in Spokane, Washington. Moreover, the camp registration fee which includes a Whitworth Pirates camp t-shirt is $65 per player. Available camper spots are limited thus registration is on a first come first serve basis.
Running this basketball elite camp is the Whitworth University Pirates women’s basketball coaching staff. Current Whitworth women’s basketball players are also in attendance to help facilitate the program. It is going to be a fun but competitive basketball training experience.
What to Bring to the Whitworth University Pirates Women’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 Whitworth University
Whitworth University, formerly Whitworth College, is a private, coeducational, Christian, liberal arts college in Spokane, Washington. Its name is in honor of George Frederick Whitworth, a Presbyterian missionary, and its founder. Correspondingly, Whitworth University is an affiliation of the Presbyterian Church. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Currently, it is accommodating around 2,300 undergraduate students and around 300 postgraduate students. 40 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 60 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 89 percent. Correspondingly, Whitworth University’s student to faculty ratio is 11:1. Whitworth University is also among the top universities in the country. In fact, it is 8th in Regional Universities West, 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. It is also 5th in the Best Colleges for Veterans category, 2nd in the Best Undergraduate Teaching category, and 5th in the Best Value Schools category. In sports, the Whitworth University athletics men’s and women’s teams are playing in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III, Northwest Conference. They are the Pirates or Bucs and their identity colors are crimson and black.
Whitworth University Pirates Women’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
Leading the Whitworth University Pirates women’s basketball team is Head Coach Joial Griffith. She is now entering her second season at the helm of the Whitworth Pirates women’s basketball program. Coach Joial Griffith is a bachelor’s degree graduate from Concordia University in Irvine, California. It is also where she earned her master’s degree. Prior to Whitworth, Coach Griffith was the Williams Ephs women’s basketball head coach. She also had assistant coaching stints at Claremont-Scripps-Colleges, Canyon High School, and Mendocino College. In her first season, Coach Joial Griffith led the Pirates to a 13-12 win-loss record.