Sam Houston State University Huntsville, Texas
Contact Football Camps is pleased to announce that they will be running three Texas locations for the summer of 2013 and Contact Football Camp at Sam Houston State University is one of them! Don't miss this opportunity to learn from awesome coaches and improve your game!
We are excited to have Coach Jason Guthrie from Trinity University directing the new Texas location for Contact Football Camps. Many programs around the nation would be envious of the Trinity University Tigers football team. Trinity has won 14 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference titles in the last 16 years. In addition, the Tigers have advanced to the NCAA Division III playoffs in 11 of the last 13 seasons.
- Individual Camp ages 8-18
- Grouping by age, weight and ability
- Contact Drills and Scrimmages
- Great exposure to college coaches
- Daily training to develop speed, strength and agility
Contact Football Campers will train at Pritchett Field, one of the university's most historic spots at Sam Houston State University. Named for the late Joseph Pritchett, a professor for 42 years and Dean of Men at Sam Houston, Pritchett Field was the site of the university's earliest athletic competitions.The SHNI football team, nicknamed the Normals, played their first game at Pritchett Field on October 6, 1912, losing to Rice 20-6, the first football contest played by either school.Meet your coaching staff
Coach Guthrie just completed his tenth year on the Tiger coaching staff, after seven years of coaching at the high school level in Tennessee. Guthrie spent three years as the offensivecoordinator and wide receivers coach at Brentwood H.S.
At Brentwood, he helped the team to a 29-7 record, and helped the offense to an average of better than 30 points per game. The team also won the State Championship in his final year.
Sample Daily Schedule
- Day 1
- 8:45 a.m. Clinic Campers Check In Only
- 12:30 p.m. All Skills Camp Check In/Orientation/Rules
- Days 2-4
- 7:15 a.m. Stretch/Run
- 7:30 a.m. Breakfast
- 9:00 a.m. Practice #1, Offense Emphasis
- 11:30 a.m. Lunch/Free Time
- 2:00 p.m. Practice #2, Defense Emphasis
- 4:00 p.m. Day Campers Depart
- 4:30 p.m. Dinner/Free Time
- 6:45 p.m. Practice #3, Competition
- 8:15 p.m. Evening Activities, Meetings, Speakers
- 9:00 p.m. Extended Day Campers Depart
- 10:00 p.m. Lights Out
- Day 5
- 7:15 a.m. Stretch/Run
- 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Warm Up, Drill ReCap
- 9:00 a.m. Games
- 12:00 p.m. Camp Check Out
Includes all footbball activities, dinner on Monday, and lunch Tuesday-Thursday. Day campers will be picked up at 3:00pm.
Extended Day Camp
Includes all football and night activities, dinner on Monday, lunch and dinner Tuesday-Thursday. Extended day campers will be picked up at 9:00pm.
Includes all football and night activities, all meals from dinner on Monday to breakfast on Friday, and double room occupancy in the dorms.
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.