Nike Volleyball Camp at Soka University Aliso Viejo, California
Nike Volleyball Camps is proud to offer an overnight camp in Southern California at Soka University.
Soka University offers the finest facilities, staff, and a superior instructional method that will bring your game to another level!
This program is available to players of all ability levels. Here, you'll master the fundamentals, develop proper mechanics and gain valuable game play experience. Every aspect of the game is covered, giving you a solid foundation to build upon after camp.
- 10:1 staff to camper ratio
- Excellent residential, dining and training facilities
- Six hours of daily instruction
- Personal evaluations from your coach
- Evening activities
- Nike Volleyball camp T-shirt
Soka University is located in Orange County, 15 minutes from Laguna Beach. The beautiful campus offers three indoor courts as well as an ourdoor sand court.Meet your coaching staff
An experienced coach and player, Scott Panaro brings a terrific volleyball background as Director of the Soka University Nike Camp. As an active member of the coaching community Panaro works with many of the nations best collegiate and youth coaches. Panaro has served as the Assistant Coach for the Men's Volleyball team at Orange Coast College for 7 seasons, helping the Pirates to the State Finals in 2008, 2010, 2012 and the 2014 State Championship. In addition to his role at OCC, Panaro is in his 14th season as a Head Coach for the Balboa Bay Volleyball Club winning a gold medal in the 2009 17u Junior National Championships and a bronze medal in the 2008 18u Junior National Championships. Panaro has lead his club teams to the Open Division at the USA Volleyball Junior National Championships 11 of the past 12 seasons. Panaro also has been working with USA Volleyball High Performance since 2006, winning the Bronze Medal at the 2013 USA Volleyball High Performance Championships. Scott also currently is the Club Director and Head Coach for Junior Breakers Volleyball Club and a Head Coach for Tustin Volleyball Club Girls 12u. Previously, Scott has been the Boy’s Head Coach at El Toro High School in 2005-06 & Laguna Beach High School in 2012-13. In 2011 Panaro was an assistant with Vanguard University Women’s team helping them to a NAIA #10 ranking. Scott is also a certified USA Beach Volleyball Coach.
2014 CAMP INFORMATION
The NIKE Volleyball camp at Soka University provides campers with top quality instruction plus:
Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided.
Extended day campers (9am-9pm except on the first and last day): Lunch and dinner are provided.
Day campers (9am-5pm- except on the first and last day): Lunch is not provided. Campers are to bring a sack lunch or they may purchase a $30 meal card for lunch on campus.
Volleyballs: Molten Volleyballs may be purchased when you register for camp for an additional $15. Volleyballs must be paid for at the time of registration. Campers do not need to bring a ball to camp and purchasing one is optional.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
Check-out: Graduation takes place at 12:00pm at the gym on the last day.
Players Grouped by: skill, age, years of experience
Evaluation: Written by coaching staff
Dorm: 2 per room in two bedroom suites
Campers Per Room: 2
Roommates: By request
Bathrooms: One per suite
Linens: Not provided. Bring linens or sleeping bag, pillow, pillowcase and a towel
Air Conditioning: Yes
Key Deposit: $25, check should be made out to "Ross Duncan"
Spending Money: $30-$40 per week
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:00 Breakfast
- 9:30 Conditioning
- 10:30 Training session
- 12:30 Lunch
- 1:30 Training session
- 3:00 Rest
- 4:00 Training session
- 5:00 Video analysis
- 7:00 Dinner
- 8:00 Evening activities
- 10:00 Lights out
Team Discount: If eight or more campers register together, as a group by mail or fax, each camper will receive a $30 discount. Click “Get Brochure” above and print the application. All applications must be received at the same time via mail or fax. If all members of your group pay with a Visa or MasterCard, feel free to fax your applications to 415-479-6061 to expedite processing. Late or individual registrations are not eligible to receive the group discount. Discount does not apply to team only campsRead camper reviews