|Red Wolves Basketball Hosts Team Camp|
JONESBORO, Ark. (6/18/12) - The Arkansas State men's basketball program hosted its first camp of the summer 2012 season by hosting local teams in the annual John Brady Team Basketball Camp this past weekend.
A dozen area teams and teams from surrounding states participated in the one-day event at the ASU Red Wolf Center, with three courts going during the camp and each team playing in at leas three games.
Participating in the event were Jonesboro High School, Nettleton High School, Brookland High School, Trumann High School, Little Rock Fair and Pine Bluff High School from Arkansas. There were also two Memphis teams from Memphis Ridgeway High School and Bartlett High School. Also participating were Grenada High School from Mississippi and Hayti High School and Waynesville High School from Missouri.
The Red Wolves camp season will continue with the Individual Day camp is set for June 25-28 at the HPESS Building in the ASU Basketball Practice Facility from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The day includes lunch, a t-shirt and a drill workbook. The Individual Day camp costs $215 per camper and is for boys entering grades 5-12.
The Little Wolves Day camp is held from July 16 to 18th at the ASU Basketball Practice Facility at the HPESS Building from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The camp costs $125 and is intended for boys entering grades K-4th. The camp includes a t-shirt and drill book but will not include lunch.
High School Skills Elite Camp will be hosted on August 4 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the ASU Convocation Center and is meant for boys entering grades 9-12. Cost for this camp will be $50.
Each camp will include proper stretching and warm-up and individual skill instruction for each camper on dribbling, passing, rebounding and shooting by current ASU coaches and student-athletes. Camps will also include contests and instruction on team defense as well as 3-on-3 and 5-on-5 games. Campers will be grouped according to age and grade.
To register for camp visit www.redwolvesbasketballcamp.com . Pre-registration is strongly recommended as walk-ons are only accepted if space allows.
For further information on the John Brady Basketball Camps contact the ASU men's basketball office at 870-972-2077.