Behn Basketball Camp Lexington Lexington, Massachusetts
Behn Basketball Camp is back at Lexington High School in Lexington. This is a great chance to raise the level of your game. We hope to share our 20th year of Behn Basketball Camp with you this summer!
The largest and most successful basketball camp in New England, Behn Basketball has grown throughout Eastern Massachusetts for the past 18 years 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!
- 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 T-shirt
- Making friends and having fun
Behn Coaching Staff
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 group of loyal coaches who return to camp summer after summer.Read Full Bio
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.
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.
Coed: This camp is for girls and boys. Competition will be separated by age and gender.
Pricing and Ages:
Full Day $310 (ages 6-15)
Half Day $186 (ages 6-10)
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 Games
- 1:00-1:30 Lecture
- 1:30-1:45 Free Throws
- 1:45-2:00 1 on 1
- 2:00-2:20 Full Court Drills
- 2:20-2:50 Games
- 3:00 Dismissal