Check-in for the All Skills Camp takes place between 12-1:30pm on Sunday at Geneva College Dorms. Opening Ceremony will be on Reeves Field at 1:30pm and the first practice will begin immediately following around 2:00pm. Parents are invited to watch.
Campers scrimmage in the morning on the last day of camp, beginning with the youngest campers. Youngest campers will be ready to check out by 11:00am and all campers should be finished and checked out by 12:00pm. Parents are encouraged to attend the final scrimmages!
Check-in for the Specialty Clinic takes place at 8:45am on Sunday at Reeves Field. Clinic will end at 12:00pm.
PIAA BYLAWS - PLEASE NOTE
Per PIAA By-Laws, “a Pennsylvania High School student who participates in organized contact football camps, clinics, drills, Practices, Inter-School Practices, Scrimmages, Contests, or similar contact activities outside the PIAA-defined football season shall be ineligible to participate in interscholastic football for a period of one year from the date of such participation.” Therefore, Pennsylvania High School and Middle School players choosing to attend this summer’s camp will be involved in a “Non Contact” version of the same program consisting of Helmets and Shoulder Pads ONLY.
Campers need a full set of football equipment - helmet, shoulder pads, two jerseys (one light/one dark), pants and pads, football shoes (NO metal-tip cleats), athletic supporter, cup and mouthpiece. For campers without equipment, Contact Football Camp has equipment for rent prior to camp at $95 per set (helmet, shoulder pads, pants and pads) and $100 per set if rented on the first day of camp. Individual pieces of equipment are available at $45 per item.
HALF DAY MORNING SPECIALTY CLINIC - 9am - 12pm (first morning) - $150
Quarterbacks – Personalized attention and instruction by our quarterback coaches. The focus of the instruction includes the following: leadership, passing techniques, drop-backs, quickness, footwork, speed and agility, ball handling, hand-offs, pitches and options, passing techniques, sprint-outs, bootlegs, rollouts and play-action, passing drills, grip, QB/center exchange, pivots, sprint-draw and play-action pass, progression for finding the open receiver, mental and physical preparation for playing QB, warm-up drills, reading coverages, secondary pressure, and audibles.
Wide Receivers - Personalized attention and instruction by our receiver coaches. The focus of the instruction includes the following: reading coverages, correct pass routes, working back to the ball, catching the ball at the highest point, catching the ball, following the ball to the hands, speed control, how to get open, spotting defensive coverages (man-to-man, zone and combinations), running drills, receiver drills, stance, release, patterns: out, post, hook, curl, post/corner, fade, in, fly, cross, etc.
Defensive Backs - Goals of the camp will be to teach fundamental skills, techniques, and reads needed to be a successful defensive back at all levels. Different defenses will be highlighted. The skills covered will include stance and starts, footwork, tackling, run/pass recognition, read and react, and secondary coverage.
Camp Code: FBXRWC
Built in 1925, Reeves Field has been transformed into one of the finest facilities in the region. Most recently, Reeves has gone through a face lift that includes a new synthetic playing surface along with improved features off the field. A new entranceway, concession stands, bleachers, restrooms and press box highlight the renovations. With a capacity of over 6,000 Reeves Field plays host to one of the most electrifying atmospheres in NCAA Division III. In addition, Reeves has integral soccer lines that enable both the men’s and women’s soccer teams have a home field option in case of poor weather.
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.
- 2:00 p.m. Regular Camp Schedule.
- Days 2-3
- 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.
- 4:45 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 4
- 7:15 a.m. Stretch/Run.
- 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Warm Up, Drill ReCap.
- 9:00 a.m. Final Games
- 12:00 p.m. Camp Check Out