Spartan Hoops, in conjunction with Willem Bradford’s Senior Project, will hold a cross training basketball and tennis camp for boys and girls in Grades 4 – 8 on Wednesdays from 4-5:15 p.m. Sept. 10th – Oct. 1st at the Minico tennis courts, located east of the school. The cost is $25. Training will include:
Quickness, footwork, and agility drills
Basketball ball-handling and defensive skill work
Learning tennis strokes (forehand, backhand, volley, serve)
Practicing hand-eye coordination and other essential skills
Playing fun games, competing, and making new friends!
About the Coaches: Willem Bradford is a senior at Minico and was a 4A state tennis qualifier in mixed doubles in 2014. He will be assisted by other Minico varsity tennis and basketball players, along with Kaly Gillette Shippen, “Coach K”, who teaches business at Minico. She was a NCAA Division I college basketball player and was formerly the head varsity tennis coach at Skyline H.S.
Each participant should bring a tennis racquet, non-marking athletic shoes, and a water bottle. If a racquet is needed, please indicate it on the registration form. In case of rain, players will meet in the Minico cafeteria gym.
Click here for the registration form. The registration deadline is Friday, September 5th.