ECCC offering clinic and camps

ECCC Cheer Clinic Set June 21

Area young cheerleaders will have an opportunity to improve techniques and learn new routines by participating in a Cheer Clinic scheduled Saturday, June 21, 2014, at East Central Community College in Decatur.
Activities are set for 9 a.m. to noon at the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building.
The instructional clinic is designed for students in kindergarten through sixth grade.
Members of the 2014-15 ECCC Cheer Squad will provide instruction.
Cost is $40 per person.
Deadline to register and receive a camp T-shirt is Friday, June 13, 2014.
For more information, email Pauline Karcher, ECCC Cheer Squad sponsor, paulinekarcher@gmail.com.

ECCC Soccer Camps Announced

Several soccer camps for young athletes will be held this summer at East Central Community College in Decatur.
Activities begin with a High School Girls 7-v-7 Camp scheduled Thursday, June 5.
A High School Boys 7-v-7 Camp will be held Friday, June 6.
Cost is $20 per player.
Individual Skills Camps are also scheduled and will be offered June 16-19 (Monday through Thursday) for various age groups.
Instruction for age five to 11 will be provided from 9 to 11 a.m.
Instruction for age 12 to 18 will be offered from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $100 per camper and includes Warrior Soccer T-Shirt and camp insurance.
For more information, contact co-directors Kenneth Thompson (Warrior head coach) 601-635-6370 or email kthompson@eccc.edu, or Gray Massey (Lady Warrior head coach) 601-635-6234 or email gmassey@eccc.edu.
ECCC Announces ‘Warriors’ Basketball Camps
Several instructional clinics for young males wanting to improve their basketball skills are scheduled this summer at East Central Community College in Decatur, announced ECCC men’s head coach Robert Thompson who serves as camp director.
Thompson, who recently completed his first year as Warrior head mentor, said in addition to learning the game of basketball and improving skills, each participant “will enjoy days of individual fundamental instruction, competitive games and various tournaments filled with fun and excitement.” Each camper will also have the opportunity to participate in an autograph session on the final day of each camp.
He added, “Our camps are designed to provide a positive experience for each participant by teaching them the fundamentals required to be a success in the great game of basketball and most importantly ‘LIFE,’ …regardless of level.”
Three sessions for various age groups are scheduled for the inaugural “Warriors Basketball Camp,” which will be held in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building.
Each camp includes Daily Fundamental Work, with emphasis on ball handling, passing, shooting and footwork; Daily Drills, with emphasis on strategy, five-on-five games, three-on-three games and competitive skills; and Daily Tips, which stress the importance of leadership, service and teamwork.

OVERNIGHT FUNDAMENTAL BASKETBALL ACADEMY

The overnight Fundamental Basketball Academy begins Sunday, June 22 and ends Thursday, June 26.
Instruction is designed for students in grades four through 12.
A $100 deposit (non-refundable) is required of campers.
Cost for overnight campers is $245 each, which includes 12 meals.
Cost for commuters (day campers) is $165 each, which includes nine meals.

JUNIOR WARRIORS CAMP

The Junior Warriors Camp, which is designed for students in grades one through three, begins Monday, June 16 and ends Friday, June 20.

Instruction will be provided from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday.

Cost is $55 per camper.

WARRIORS FUNDAMENTAL CAMP

The Warriors Fundamental Camp, which is designed for students in grades fourth through nine, begins Monday, June 16 and ends Friday, June 20.
Instruction will be provided from 1 to 4 p.m.
Cost is $55 per camper.

ADDITIONAL CAMP INFORMATION

For more information, contact Coach Robert Thompson, 251-442-4022 or email rthompson@eccc.edu.