The Yale University Bulldogs Men’s Basketball Elite Camp is open to all boys entering grade 9 and up who aspire to become a college basketball student-athlete. This basketball training program is set to run from the 2nd of August until the 4th of August. Its venues are Yale University’s Payne Whitney Gymnasium and the Lanman Center, both state of the art basketball facilities. In addition, the camp will cover skill development drills, college admission discussion, and games. It is going to accommodate both overnight and commuter campers. Overnight camp registration fee is $550 per player while commuter camp registration fee is $375 per player.
Moreover, this training program will be under the supervision of the Yale University Bulldogs men’s basketball coaching staff. Coaches and recruiting staffs from other top schools are also going to attend and facilitate the event. This basketball elite camp is set to maintain an 8:1 camper to staff ratio so registration is first come first served.
What to Bring to Yale University Bulldogs Men’s Basketball Elite Camp
- Health Form
- 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 Yale University
Yale University, originally Collegiate School, is a private, coeducational, Ivy League, research university in New Haven, Connecticut. It is one of the nation’s oldest educational institution. The university is an affiliation of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. It is also part of the Association of American Universities and the International Alliance of Research Universities. Yale University is one of the world’s notable universities. As a matter of fact, it is 6th in Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. The university is also 3rd in the U.S. News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. Currently, Yale University accommodates around 5,500 undergraduate students and around 6,900 postgraduate students. In athletics, Yale University fields 35 men’s and women’s intercollegiate teams in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I, Ivy League Conference. The university athletics nickname is Bulldogs and their identity color is Yale Blue. Additionally, the Yale Bulldogs men’s basketball team has already five NCAA Tournament Appearances. The team also has won one conference tournament title and 15 conference regular-season championships.
Yale University Bulldogs Men’s Basketball Elite Camp Organizers
Leading the Yale University Bulldogs men’s basketball team is Head Coach James Jones, a native of Long Island, New York. Coach James Jones is now in his 20th season at the helm of the Yale Bulldogs men’s basketball program. He is a bachelor’s degree in communications graduate from the University at Albany. It is also where he earned his master’s degree in educational administration. Ultimately, Coach James Jones is a two-time Ivy League Coach of the Year (2015 and 2016). He has led the Yale Bulldogs to two Ivy League titles in the last four years.
Then, the Yale Bulldogs men’s basketball associate head coach is Matt Kingsley, a Wesleyan University graduate. Coach Matt Kingsley is now in his 14th season with the coaching staff and entering his sixth year as the team’s associate head coach.