Weber announces 2016 summer youth basketball campsK-State
|Kansas State University men’s
basketball head coach Bruce Weber is hosting summer camps for area youth
on the university's Manhattan campus. (Photo: K-State
University men’s basketball head coach Bruce Weber has announced his 2016 summer
camp schedule for area youth on the university's Manhattan campus.
The 2013 Big 12 Coach of the Year, along with his coaching staff, will direct
these summer camps, which include a variety of ages. All camps will be at
Bramlage Coliseum, the Ice Family Basketball Center and the newly-renovated
Chester Peters Recreation Center on the K-State campus. These camps are open to
any and all entrants, limited only by number, age and grade level. The camper’s
grade level is the one heading into the 2016-17 school year.
Junior Wildcat Day Camp
runs from 9 a.m. to noon June 6-9 and
is available to children in kindergarten through second grade at a cost of $105
per camper. The Wildcat Day Camp
runs from 1-5 p.m. June 6-9
and is open to youth in third through sixth grades at a cost of $120 per
The two Father/Son Camps
offer fathers and
sons a great opportunity to spend a special weekend together on either June
10-11 or June 11-12. The camp is open to children in kindergarten through sixth
grade. Emphasis will be on teaching fundamentals to the fathers, who in turn
teach them to their sons. Space is limited. The cost is $225 per pair and $100
for each additional child.
The Powercat Day Camp
from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 13-15 and from 9 a.m. to noon June 16 — is available
to youth in fourth through ninth grades at a cost of $200 per camper. The
primary emphasis of the camps will be on the basic fundamentals of dribbling,
passing, shooting, rebounding and defense, while preparing campers for middle
school and high school basketball.
The two-day Team
runs from June 25-26 and is open to any and all high school teams
of varsity, junior varsity or freshmen levels with a minimum of seven players
per team. Meals and T-shirts will be provided to the campers and coaches, while
teams are guaranteed a minimum of five games plus a single elimination playoff.
There will be a chalk talk session for coaches with Weber and his staff on June
24 followed by a coaches’ social. The cost is $115 per person for overnight
campers and $90 for commuters.
There are two ways to
register for the 2016 Bruce Weber Summer Basketball Camps. You can sign up online
or print off the camp brochure from the
website and mail cash or checks to Bruce Weber Summer Basketball Camps, 1800
College Avenue, Ice Family Basketball Center, Manhattan, KS 66502. All checks
should be made payable to Bruce Weber Enterprises.
information on the camp or to reserve a spot, contact the men’s basketball
office at 785-532-6531 or email email@example.com