April 23, 2012
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) -
The UNLV Lady Rebels announced their 2012 summer basketball camp schedule on Monday. First up will be the Elite Camp on Thursday, June 21, while the Team Camp will be Friday-Sunday, June 22-24, and that will be followed by the Individual Day Camp, held on Monday-Thursday, June 25-28. All three camps will be held on the UNLV campus under the direction of head coach Kathy Olivier.
This will be the second year the Rebels are hosting an Elite Camp. This one-day event is a great opportunity for the advanced player entering grades 9-12 who is looking to play basketball at the next level. It will feature intense competition, college-style drills, while emphasis will be placed on individual instruction. For only $75, campers can participate in the Elite Camp, running from 1-8 pm.
The Lady Rebel Team Camp is open to all high school varsity, junior varsity and club basketball teams. Last year over 50 of the best teams on the West Coast were featured, and UNLV looks forward to expanding the size of camp this year. The goal of the camp is to provide teams the opportunity to meet and play against the best competition, while also providing a valuable learning and competitive experience. Teams will also have the chance to play in the newly opened Mendenhall Center.
All teams are guaranteed five games and will participate in team-building exercises, demonstrations and lectures on various topics related to individual athletic and academic success. The camp will provide experienced and qualified referees for every game from the Southern Nevada Officials Association (SNOA). High school coaches are allowed to coach their own teams, and each team must have an adult coach to register their team. Each team is responsible for their own meals and lodging, although two host hotels are available for a discount: Hyatt Place and Sunset Station. For more information on host hotels, check out the official camp website. Cost for the team camp will be $500 per team, or $900 for two teams.
The Rebel Day Camp is a four-day camp providing the opportunity to develop individual basketball fundamentals while working hand-in-hand with the UNLV Women's Basketball coaching staff and players. The camp will teach fundamentals and enhance skill development through a series of instructional situations and games. This camp will feature daily contests and instruction, along with a free UNLV hoops t-shirt and basketball for every camper. The camp will run from 9 am - 3 pm daily, and is for those in grades 2nd-12th . The cost is $250.
For more information or to register, simply go to www.unlvwomensbasketballcamps.com