July 24-28, 2017
The camp, held on the Alfred University campus in our newly remodeled Galanis Family Arena in the McLane Center and is for boys and girls entering grades 3-12. Campers will be instructed on every aspect in the game of basketball. Individualized instruction will be provided in a fun-filled environment! Each day will consist of stations, team and individual contests and games. Each camper in attendance will receive a T-shirt.
The camp will run from 9 AM-3 PM Monday through Thursday; 9 AM-noon on Friday. The gym will open at 8:30 AM each day (do not drop your camper off prior to 8:30 AM as there will not be any supervision until that time) and will remain open for "open shooting" until 3:30 PM. Campers may be picked up between 3-3:30 PM daily but must be picked up no later than 3:30 as there will be no supervision after that time.
Enrollment Deadline: July 21, 2017
Registration: Fill out our online application form. Registration fees are due by the enrollment deadline.
- Cost of camp is $125
- We ask that campers bring their own lunch but can also buy from the concessions that will be available
The camp will be directed by Alfred University's Men's Basketball Coach Russ Phillips. Coach Phillips took over as head coach starting the 2014 season. He came to AU after five seasons at Hobart College where he was the top assistant coach from 2009-2014. While at Hobart Phillips helped coach a Statesmen team that has been one of the most successful in all of Division III. Phillips has extensive experience coaching outside the collegiate arena. Since 2007 he has worked several basketball camps; was assistant coach at the Western Scholastic Boys Basketball Empire State Games in 2007-08, and from 2005-08 served as head coach for U15, U16 and U17 Rochester-area AAU teams.
For questions regarding this camp please contact Coach Phillips via email.
Students will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis so it is a good idea to enroll as early as possible. Once accepted campers will receive, along with their acceptance letter, instructions on where to find and download all required materials including medical, emergency contact, and parental permission forms. Updated immunization information (including dates) is also required prior to the camp.
Full refunds will be made for camper cancellations received by July 10. 50% refunds will be made for cancellations received July 10-20. No refunds are given for cancellations received after July 21, 2017.
For further general information please contact the Office of Summer Programs at 607.871.2612. For specific camp information please contact the camp director, Russ Phillips at 607.871.2898.
Alfred University is located in the peaceful village of Alfred in Western New York State, where summer days are warm and nights are cool and comfortable. Surrounded by rolling hills and beautiful meadows and valleys, Alfred University is the perfect place to spend an enjoyable week improving your basketball skills and meeting other students with similar interests and abilities.
The University may cancel any course or activity at any time because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is cancelled or postponed, the University will refund registration fees, but is not responsible for cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies. If we do not meet our minimum enrollment number by two business days after the July 20 deadline, the camp will be cancelled, campers and their parents will be notified and camp fees will be refunded.
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Whether considering candidates for admission or financial aid, applicants for employment or the management of its policies and school-administered programs, Alfred University does not discriminate on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, or disability. Alfred University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
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