LC Men’s Basketball To Host Youth Basketball Camp
Lincoln College head men’s basketball coach Pat Lepper has announced the dates for his summer basketball camp. The camp will be held inside the Lincoln Center’s Jack D. Nutt Arena on the campus of Lincoln College. The camp will run from June 3 through June 6. Players entering grades 1st through 4th will go from 9:00am-12:00pm while players entering grades 5th through 8th will go from 1:00pm-4:00pm daily. The cost of the camp is $50.00 (additional discounted price of $30 for additional sibling). The deadline for early registration is May 31. An additional $10.00 will be added after the May 31st date.
The camp is designed to teach basic and advanced skills of basketball according to age and ability. Emphasis is placed on fundamentals with a great amount of personal instruction from the coaching staff and players. The goal is to give individual attention on each of the basketball fundamentals.
Lincoln College assistant basketball coach Tanner Morris will also be on staff at the camp. Free T-shirts will be given to each player registered before the registration deadline. A daily schedule of events is listed below:
Monday – Check-in and Skills Work
- Check in at 8:30am
- Introduction to Camp
Tuesday – Skill Work
- Shooting and Ball Handling
- Guest Speaker
Wednesday – Contest Day
- 3 on 3 Contest, Hot Shot, and many others
- Former Player Speaker
Thursday – Awards Day
(parents welcome to attend)
Lincoln College men’s basketball team won back-to-back National Championships in 2010 and 2011. Former Lincoln College center Kiel Turpin was the NJCAA Player of the Year in 2011 and transferred to Florida State to play for the Seminoles.
Contact Coach Pat Lepper for more details.