Nike Boys Basketball Camp Myrtle Beach High School Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
The inaugural NIKE Boys Basketball Camp at Myrtle Beach High School in Myrtle Beach, SC will run June 24-28, 2013 and will be directed by James Lee as well as other staff.
This camp will focus on individual skill development with our morning skill stations and afternoon 3 on 3 Cut Throat League. Each camper will also play in one 5 on 5 game and participate in our Living by Numbers contests each day. This summer camp is a perfect way to prepare for your school, church, rec or AAU season. All NIKE basketball camps maintain a player to coach ratio of 8:1 and is staffed by high school and collegiate coaches as well as college players.
- Three+ hours dedicated daily to individual skill development from the area’s best coaches
- Unbeatable 8:1 player to coach ratio
- MyLivingByNumbers.com online training program – designed to chart athletic and skill development progress
- Exclusive, highly competitive 3on3 Cut Throat Tournaments and 5on5 play
- NIKE Skill Workbook with NBA players signature moves, basketball lessons, training tips, plus an individual handwritten evaluation
- Official NIKE Camp T-Shirt, PowerBars and other prizes!
Myrtle Beach HS is located in Myrtle Beach, SC and is just west Highway 17. MYR is a convenient camp location for anyone in Horry County including the Myrtle Beach, Forestbrook, Carolina Forest, Socastee, or Garden City areas. For a map to MYR click HERE.Meet your coaching staff
James Lee comes to Nike and Elite Hoops with a wealth of basketball experience. James started his basketball career at George Wythe High School in Wytheville, VA. While at GWHS, James set 15 school records and was inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame in 2011. James went on to play four years DI basketball at Campbell University. During his time at Campbell, James was an instrumental part of the winningest class in school history. During his sophomore year, Campbell University made their first and only appearance to date in the NCAA tournament.Read Full Bio
For the last 15 years, James has been teaching the game of basketball to players of all ages. He has worked over 50 college basketball camps and organized and directed over 100 basketball camps/events. This past year he coached at clinics with Bobby Cremins (College of Charleston), Darren Horn (University of South Carolina), and Dawn Staley (USC).
James continued to develop his year round basketball training and event management company into after-school programs, shooting clinics, one on one skill development work-outs, and evaluation showcases. He also founded Backpacks-4-Basketballs which has raised over $100,000 for school supplies.
Of the 300 high school players James has trained on an individual basis, 30+ have gone on to play at the collegiate level. He currently trains 25 of the best players in the Charleston area including a top 10 national recruit for the 2014 class.
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. Emphasis is placed on skill 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 Campers Arrive/Free Shoot
- 9:10 Stretch/Floor Open Up
- 9:30 Skill Development Work
- 11:00 Contests
- 11:10 5 on 5 League Games
- 12:00 Lunch
- 1:00 Living By Numbers Individual Skill Development
- 1:40 Video/Speaker/Speed and Agility
- 2:20 3 on 3 League Games
- 3:00 Campers Depart
Check-in Monday June 24 at 8:30AM
Camp Hours are: MON - THUR 9AM-3PM, FRI 9AM - 12PM
Closing ceremony, Friday, June 28 at 11:45PM
Parents are invited to attend! Departure around 12PM immediately following the closing ceremony.
All campers must eat breakfast at home. Lunch is not included. Please bring your own lunch however, there will be a concession stand available with pizza, snacks, and drinks.
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 and they will be collected on the first day of camp.