Nike Basketball Camp Battle High School Columbia, Missouri
US Sports Camps and Nike Basketball camps are thrilled to welcome Lance Harris to the Nike Basketball Camp family at Battle High School in Columbia, Missouri for a week of complete skills camp this Summer. Director Harris will be hosting an action packed basketball camp for boys and girls July 14-18.
Renowned international sensation Lance Harris will direct this fun, challenging week of basketball camp for boys and girls looking to get better this summer! The camp will focus on all aspects of being a complete basketball player: dribbling, shooting, passing, defending, rebounding, communicating, and most importantly, hustling!
- Talented staff of coaches eager to teach and reinforce basketball fundamentals
- Heavy emphasis on shooting technique including the art of shooting a free throw
- In depth discussions of basketball principles, styles of play and tendencies
- Emphasis on up-tempo basketball
- Official NIKE Camp T-shirt
- NIKE Camp workbook and other great NIKE prizes
Battle High School is located at 7575 East Saint Charles Road in Columbia, Missouri.Meet your coaching staff
Lance Harris is a basketball aficionado who has an impressive resume and a strong passion for helping others learn the game. Harris has the desire to take what he has learned through experience and apply it to help others achieve their goals as athletes.Read Full Bio
Lance Harris is a professional basketball player that has played seven years overseas and has been nominated to play in four all-star games. He has played in Slovenia, Greece, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, and Bosnia. In college Lance played for Kansas State University under the legendary Bob Huggins.
In high school, Harris was in the top 100 in the country and was selected to go to the All-American Nike Camp. Harris also won the national title while playing for the St. Louis Eagles. Harris holds the most points scored over three years on the varsity team at Hickman High School.
Complete Skills: This program is intended to help players develop athletically. The individual camp is a great opportunity for young basketball players looking to develop and refine their fundamental basketball skills. This program also includes a curriculum for intermediate/ advanced players looking to enhance their skill set at the post, wing, or guard position. Emphasis is placed on fundamental development, shooting, offensive moves, defense, rebounding, team play, and more.
Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week. In addition, campers will be evaluated and then split up into smaller groups according to age and ability.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 9:00 Camp meeting, discuss agenda for the day
- 9:15 Offensive/defensive skill stations
- 10:30 Lecture/technique demonstrations
- 11:00 Games/contests/shooting
- 12:00 Lunch/games
- 1:00 Offensive sets discussion
- 1:15 Team practice
- 1:45 Offensive/defensive skill stations
- 2:20 Games
- 2:50 Closing words
- 3:00 Departure
Monday, July 14 @ 8:45 AM
Camp Hours: MON-THURS 9AM-3PM, FRI 9AM-12PM
Please Note: This camp is for both girls and boys. Competition will be separated by age and gender.
Closing Ceremony: Friday, July 18th at 11:30 AM.
Parents are encouraged to attend!
Lunch is not included. Please bring your own lunch.
Campers should wear comfortable clothing, i.e. shorts, t-shirt, and basketball shoes.
A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact numbers, and a checklist of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the spring. The US Sports Camps health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature. Campers must bring their health and release forms with them to check-in on the first day of camp.