AKRON, Ohio – The deadline for early registration for the 2013 University of Akron men's basketball summer camps – Zips Basketball School and Offensive Skills Camp – is April 30.
Students registering for the Zips Basketball School and Offensive Skills Camp can save $15.00 if registered by April 30.
The Zips' summer camp schedule will include three camps: the Zips Basketball School, the Offensive Skills Camp and the Junior Varsity and Varsity Team Shootout.
Students registering for the Zips Basketball School and Offensive Skills Camp can earn a multi-camper discount of $15 off the second camper and a multi-session discount of $10 off the second session.
The first session of the Zips Basketball School is slated for the week of June 17-20 (grades entering 1-12), with the second session scheduled for July 22-25 (grades entering 1-7). The Zips Basketball School is open to boys and girls ages 6-17 and will cover team concepts and attitude, motivational strategies, basic fundamentals, defensive concepts, conditioning technique, shooting instruction, goal setting strategies, rebounding skill development and total player development. Tuition for the Basketball School is $165.00 per student, which includes an Akron Zips t-shirt.
The Offensive Skills Camp will run from June 24-27 and July 8-11, and is open to boys and girls from grades 3-12. Each player will have detailed instruction, film analysis, shooting instruction, and Division I college basketball practice each day. There will be four sessions by grade level, with 30 spots open per sessions with an emphasis on offensive skills. Tuition for the Offensive Skills Camp is $190.00.
The Junior Varsity and Varsity Team Shootout is for boy's high school JV and varsity teams, with each team playing a minimum of four games over two days (June 21-22). Ninth-year head coach Keith Dambrot and his staff will be on hand to conduct the 2013 Team Shootout. All games will be officiated by registered high school officials. The JV shootout is a $200.00 entry fee and the varsity shootout costs $235.00.
For more information on any of these camps, call (330) 972-7781 or visit www.akronbasketballcamps.com.