Women’s Basketball Hosts 41st Year Of Girls’ Basketball School Starting This Weekend

Wanda Watkins (photo by Bennett Scarborough)
Wanda Watkins (photo by Bennett Scarborough)

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BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Campbell's women's basketball program is holding its 41st consecutive year of Girls' Basketball School from June 24-28 at the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center.

The camp is run by the staff of Campbell's women's basketball program. Students that attend receive individual and group instructions through practice drills, game time and special clinics. Campers are divided into groups for instruction and drills by age and height. Each day of instruction is organized into three sessions from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. to 9 p.m. All girls between the ages of 8-18 are eligible for admission to the basketball school.

"We are looking forward to the 41st session of our Campbell University Girls Basketball School", head women's basketball coach Wanda Watkins explained. "It will be 5 action packed days of fundamental development hosted by our Campbell women's basketball staff in the Creek!  The history of our basketball school is very rich and we are proud of the tradition and the opportunity to help young women develop the basic skills essential in our game."

The cost is $445 for participants that will be boarding (staying on campus), $420 for each basketball player in groups of seven of more, $395 each for day campers and $370 for those each camper that are related to members of the Campbell faculty or staff.

Besides hands-on instruction from members of the CU basketball staff, other collegiate coaches and current and former collegiate players, the basketball school attendees will also receive a t-shirt and meals.

Registration for the camp starts on June 24 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center. All basketball school activities will conclude by noon on Thursday, June 28

You can sign up by filling out the attached registration form and mailing it back in with your check to Campbell University Girls Basketball School, P.O. Box 10, Buies Creek, NC 27506. If you have any questions feel free to contact a member of the women's basketball staff by phone at 800-334-4111 ext. 1347 or 910-893-1347