CHICKASHA – Area girls will get their opportunity to improve their basketball skills in Jennifer Hayden’s Basketball Camp this July.
The camp, which runs from July 7 through July 11, offers three-and-a-half hours of daily basketball training focused on improving overall skills. It will take place at the USAO Fieldhouse on the campus of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
During each day, USAO coaches and players will assist the athletes in ball handling, dribbling, passing, shooting and both offense and defense through drills and team play.
CHICKASHA – Area softball players will have the opportunity to receive professional instruction from Drover softball coaches and players in a two-day long camp at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
During the camp, athletes will focus on fundamentals and mechanics of all aspects of the game. This includes hitting, fielding, pitching, catching, base running as well as the mental part of softball.
The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., with an hour break for lunch, on July 22 and 23 at USAO’s Bill Smith Ballpark.
CHICKASHA – For its 12th year in a row, Drover soccer will be hosting the USAO Soccer Camp, a co-ed residential camp designed to provide intensive soccer training for overall player development.
The camp, set this year from July 13-15, will take place at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. As in years past, campers will stay on campus in dorm rooms under 24-hour adult supervision for the three-day camp and will train on the university’s playing field and practice field.
CHICKASHA – The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma will host the 2014 Vinson Metcalf Basketball Camp, a skills and fundamentals camp for athletes of nearly all ages, during two week-long periods in June.
“We are looking for some new and improved aspects to our camp,” said camp namesake Vinson Metcalf, USAO’s men’s basketball head coach. “My assistant, Chris Francis, has some new ideas for the camp this upcoming year. As always, there will be games, fun and awards.”