Nike Basketball Camp Covington Middle School Austin, Texas
Nike Basketball Camps and US Sports Camps are pleased to introduce La-Mont King of St. Stephens Episcopal School to the Nike Basketball Camp network. Coach King will direct one week of all-boys camp at Covington Middle School this summer in Austin, Texas. Camp will run from June 17-21 for boys ages 8-15.
The primary goals of this camp are for players to develop and redefine their basketball skills to become complete players. Campers will be surrounded by qualified coaches and basketball skill trainers from all over the country who have extenxsive experience working with elite high school, college, and professional players.
Coach King's staff is well experienced and dedicated to ensuring that all campers have a valuable experience while improving and gaining new skills. Through drills, individual instruction, games, and tournaments our hope is for all campers to come out better and more experienced basketball players.
- Daily emphasis on individual skill and fundamental development
- Qualified coaching staff with experience training elite high school, college, and professional players
- Competitive and fun 1 on 1, 2 on 2, and 3 on 3 tournaments
- Official Nike Camp T-shirt
Camp Director La-Mont King (Varsity Boys Basketball Coach at St. Stephen's Episcopal School). Coach King is a former stand-out point guard at Louisiana Tech University. He is also the
founder of Next Level Youth Basketball in Austin Texas. A premier basketball development
program geared toward girls & boys ages 8-18. Coach King is going into his 18th season of
coaching High School boys and girls basketball in the Austin area.
The primary focus of this camp will be developing and refining players' fundamental basketball skills in order to be a complete player. This camp will provide an environment and coaching curriculum that allows players to properly learn without pressure or judgment. Areas of focus will include but not limited to, Proper Shooting Form and Technique, Shooting off the Dribble & Pass, Foul Shooting, Slick Ball Handling Skills, Offensive Moves and Footwork, Speed & Agility, Creating Your Own Shot, and Building Confidence.
After learning these skills students will be able to put them to use in our 1v1, 2v2, and 3v3 competitions. These competitions allow more touches and more opportunities to use and develop these skills, while putting confidence into campers' game. After training in our camp, you can and will be able to: Shoot more accurately, Develop better ball handling skills, Develop advanced dribble moves, and most of all, build confidence and consistency in yourself and your game.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 9:00 Stretching
- 9:15 Ball-Handling
- 9:45 One on One Moves
- 10:30 Defensive Work (stance, movement, communication, desire)
- 11:00 Shooting Work (foot alignment, shoulder alignment, balance, selection, technique)
- 11:30 3 on 3, 4 on 4, 5 on 5
- 12:00 Lunch/extra shooting
- 1:15 Stretching-Warm up
- 1:30 Lecture
- 2:00 Ball Handling
- 2:30 3 on 3, 4 on 4, 5 on 5
- 2:55 Wrap-up/dismissal