Behn Basketball Camp - Dedham High School

Behn Basketball Camp - Dedham High School
Behn Basketball Camp - Dedham High School

Behn Basketball Camp is back at Dedham High School this summer! For over 19 years Behn Basketball has been helping grow the game in Eastern Massachusetts. This girls only camp is is a great chance to improve your game, learn new skills, and have fun playing the game we love.

The largest and most successful basketball camp in New England, Behn Basketball has grown with a reputation of excellent teaching focused on fundamentals. Our experienced coaches create an intense yet comfortable atmosphere that encourages learning and development. The goal is for each player to leave camp with improved skills, increased confidence, and acquired knowledge on how to practice and succeed. And of course we have fun too!

Highlights Include

  • Emphasis on fundamentals
  • Focus on proper shooting technique
  • Learning team play on both offense and defense
  • Appreciation of competition and good sportsmanship
  • Official Behn Camp Nike T-shirt
  • Making friends and having fun!

Dates & Prices

Camp Details

Drop off will be at the gym entrance behind the school.  From Mt. Vernon St, turn right on Mt. Vernon Place where there is a small sign indicating gym access.

Check-in: Monday morning 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM. Any outstanding medical forms are due at this time.

Hours: Full-day camps run from 9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. The half-day program runs from 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 Noon, Monday through Friday. There is a brief awards ceremony on Friday at 2:30.

Camp Store: We sell beverages, snacks, and pizza at lunch time. We also sell Behn Camp clothing.

What to Bring: Campers should wear comfortable clothing (shorts & a T-shirt), socks, and sneakers. You may bring a water bottle and a bagged lunch, or you may buy pizza at our camp store.

Gender:  This camp is for girls only.  Competition will be separated by age and gender.

Pricing and Ages:

Full Day $310 (ages 8-15)
Half Day $186 (ages 8-10)

More Details

A registration packet with complete details will be emailed to you after you complete registration.  If you do not receive the document or have any additional questions, please call our office anytime at 1-877-BEHNCAMP.

Facilities

Dedham High School is centrally located to several towns and is great facility for camp.  Wth two complete gyms and twelve baskets we can have as many as four full court games going at once.  

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 9:00-9:10 Roll Call
  • 9:10-9:25 Agility Stations
  • 9:25-9:50 Hot Shot
  • 9:50-10:20 Drill Stations
  • 10:30-11:10 Team Practice
  • 11:20-12:00 Games
  • 12:00-1:00 Lunch Staff/Camper
  • 1:00-1:30 Lecture
  • 1:30-1:45 Free Thros
  • 1:45-2:00 1 on 1
  • 2:00-2:20 Full Court Drills
  • 2:20-2:50 Games
  • 3:00 Dismissal

Meet Camp Coaches

Sarah Behn
Camp Director

Sarah Behn

Since 1993 Sarah has grown Behn Basketball to be the largest and most successful camp in New England. Over the past 18 years she has cultivated an expert group of directors, some of which have been with her for all 18 years, to help teach her curriculum at our various locations. Her passion for teaching, attention to fundamentals, and love of basketball has helped develop a unique...

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Sarah's basketball career began at Foxboro High School where she was an All-America selection in basketball and soccer.  Sarah set the Massachusetts state scoring record in 1989 with 2,562 points for her High School career. She was named the Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior.

At Boston College, Sarah was the first BC woman in school history to surpass the 2,000 point plateau. She set a Big East freshman scoring record (428 points) and was the league's "Rookie of the Year."  Sarah was the first Boston College player ever to earn All-America honors as a freshman. She is the only four-time All-America basketball player in Boston College history.

As a senior at BC, Sarah became women's basketball all-time leading scorer in the Big East, men or women with 2,523 career points.
Sarah was inducted into the Boston College Athletic Hall of Fame in 1998.  In 2003, Boston College retired Sarah's jersey, the only female athlete at Boston College to have her jersey retired. Sarah has been Named One of Top Ten Athletes in BC History by Sports Illustrated.

Prior to starting camp, Sarah played professional basketball in Ettlebruck, Luxembourg, where she was the leading scorer in central Europe with 35 points per game.

Currently, Sarah is in her first year as Head Women's Basketball Coach for the University of Massachusetts in Lowell.

Camp Dates & Prices

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For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.