Nike Basketball Camp Aquinas High School
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This Wisconsin summer 2024 basketball camp will be held at Aquinas High School in La Crosse, WI and will be directed by former UW-Whitewater Assistant Coach Lou Chapman. Join him and his team to advance your individual and team play skills and make long-lasting friendships!
The Complete Skills Camp helps players of all abilities develop athletically, refine fundamental basketball skills and enhance their skill set at the post, wing or guard position.
- Daily emphasis on fundamental development, team play skills and basketball IQ
- Off-court discussions and activities to benefit on-court game
- All campers receive a Nike Basketball Camp t-shirt and other prizes!
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Camp Director Lou Chapman
Lou Chapman, former Lead Assistant Men's Basketball Coach at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, enters his seventh year directing his 3E Basketball Academy with Nike Basketball Camps. Chapman has varsity coaching experience with both girls and boys at the high school level, along with NCAA Division 1 coaching experience. Lou is currently a Physical Education teacher with Milwaukee Public Schools.View Lou's Bio ⟩
Lou believes in engaging athletes under his care in a process driven approach to bring about desired results guided on the pillars of: self-discipline, consistency, persistence, efficiency and extreme focus. During the inception of his coaching career, Lou trained, coached, and mentored many high level players in the Greater Milwaukee Area who earned basketball scholarships to college with many of them playing overseas or in the NBA - the most notable to date is Golden State Warriors forward Kevon Looney. Lou has an uncanny ability to bring out the best in athletes so they can effectively maximize their athletic potential. He is very knowledgeable on the intricacies it takes to be a complete well-rounded basketball player. His experience as a scholarship college basketball player and as a coach at various levels gives him a keen insight on what it takes to experience success as a basketball player on and off the court.
He is the proud father of Donald Chapman (19) and Dalayna Chapman (18).
For more info on Lou Chapman, see "What They are Saying About Lou"
SECURE YOUR SPOT!
Please Note: This camp SOLD OUT in 2023. You can expect high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early.
JULY 15-18, 2024
Camp Check-in: Monday at 8am
Closing Ceremony: Thursday at 3:30pm
Meals: Lunch is provided daily.
Daily Hours: MON-THURS 8:30AM-4PM
All campers must eat breakfast at home. Lunch is provided daily and includes a main item, fruit, and bottled water.
To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist. All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!
Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.
● Athletic, on-court clothing
● Athletic shoes
● Water bottle
● Small gym bag/backpack
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.
Most camps have an athletic trainer on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.
For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.
Transportation is not provided by the camp to or from any airports. If you are flying to or from camp, we recommend using an airport shuttle service. Please schedule flights as close as you can to the check-in times on the first day and check-out times on the last day.
NIKE BASKETBALL CAMP FAQ
For general questions about our basketball camps, please see our FAQ page.
*Please note, this information is subject to change.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 8:30 AM Check-in
- 8: 45 AM Dynamic warmup
- 9:45 AM Conditioning / agility circuit
- 10:00 AM Ball handling / finishing on the move
- 10:30 AM Calisthenic human performance functional moving training
- 11:00 AM Defense & rebounding footwork ( stance, proper technique)
- 11:30 AM Lunch / guest speaker
- 12:20 PM Dynamic warm up / stretching
- 12:30 PM Passing & specialized on-court footwork pivot series
- 1:00 PM Shot Factory (Campers are closely coached & observed on proper shooting mechanics)
- 2:30 PM 3v3, 5v5 league play
- 3:45 PM Homework assigned
- 4:00 PM Dismissal
July 20, 2023: The kids loved the fun games and competitions. They also enjoyed their relationships with their coaches.
I am grateful for the experience
SECURE YOUR SPOT – CAMPS SELL OUT!
Last year over 650 Sports Camps sold out, leaving 7,000+ campers on the waitlist. Due to high demand, early registration for our first-come-first-serve camps is strongly recommended.