ECCC plans Junior High Girls’ Basketball Camp

Area young female athletes will have an opportunity to sharpen their basketball skills by attending the annual Junior High Girls’ Basketball Camp scheduled June 8-11 at East Central Community College in Decatur. Activities will be held in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building.
Lady Warrior head coach Crandal Porter serves as coordinator for the four-day clinic, which is designed for girls in grades four through eight.
“We want to provide not only instructional camp in the fundamental skills of basketball, but also to promote an enjoyment for the game,” said Porter, who recently completed his second year as EC head coach.
Registration is scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 8, followed by practice sessions from 4 to 6 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.
Three practice sessions will be held Monday and Tuesday, June 9-10, from 8 to 11 a.m., 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.
A final session is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, June 11.
Camp will close Wednesday after the morning session.
Cost is $155 for full-time campers and $120 for day campers. All checks should be made payable to ECCC Women’s Basketball Camp.
Fees include meals (day campers will be provided the noon and evening meals only), dormitory room for full-time campers, accident insurance and camp T-shirt.
Full-time campers must provide linens, blankets and pillows.
A camp bank will be provided for concessions, pizza and snacks.
A deposit of $40 may be made in advance to satisfy registration with the balance due at the beginning of camp. No refunds will be made on deposits after June 6, 2014.
Walk-ups are welcome.
Parents and friends are welcome to attend any and all sessions.
For more information contact Coach Crandal Porter at ECCC, 601.635.6243 or call toll free, 877-462-3222, ext. 243. His e-mail address is