Nike Basketball Camp Southland Academy
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Join Kevin Douglas and the Elite Hoops Basketball coaching staff in Americus, GA for individualized instruction, drills, and lectures to improve your skills, confidence, and basketball IQ. This complete skills camp for boys and girls is sure to enhance your performance during summer 2023.
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.
- Three+ hours dedicated daily to individual skill development
- MyLivingByNumbers.com online training program to chart athletic progress
- Receive a Nike Basketball Camp t-shirt and other prizes!
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Camp Director Kevin Douglas
Kevin Douglas is the Head Boys Basketball Coach at Southland Academy in Americus, GA. Coach Douglas will enter his 7th year as a head coach with Elite Hoops Basketball in 2023. Before coaching, Coach Douglas spent 4 years playing pro basketball internationally and in the semi pro leagues. He has been playing and coaching for over 20+ years at the collegiate, high school, and club level.View Kevin's Bio ⟩
He started his college playing career at South Georgia College in Douglas, GA, where he was the team’s MVP his sophomore season and 1st team all conference averaging 21 points and 9 assist a game. He went on to play at Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, Ga, earning all conference honors in both his junior and senior seasons and compiling over 425 assist in just 2 years. Following college, he went on to play on the international level and semi-pro basketball leagues for four years.
After playing, Coach Douglas started his coaching career as an assistant at Triton College in River Grove, IL. In 2006, he joined the staff at Georgia College & State University, a Division II school in Milledgeville, GA. That team went on to win the regular season Peachbelt Conference championship and making it as far as The Sweet 16 in the 2006 Division II National Tournament, in Richmond, VA. He then turned his attention to high school basketball, making several stops at Baldwin High School (3yrs), Marion County (2yrs), Brookstone School (6yrs) and presently now at Southland Academy in Americus, GA, which made an appearance in the Final Four in 2022.
Kevin Douglas is a native of Georgia and presently resides in Buena Vista, GA. He attended Tri-County High School in Draneville, GA.
Staff Elite Hoops Basketball
The Elite Hoops Basketball (EHB) staff is comprised of some of the best coaches in the area, specializing in camps, clinics, training sessions, leagues, and travel teams. Elite Hoops Basketball has been in partnership with Nike Basketball Camps for over 12 years, directing some of the Southeast's most popular day basketball camps.View Elite Hoops Basketball's Bio ⟩
They are dedicated to providing athletes with the proper training and tools necessary to help improve your fundamental skills, offensive and defensive moves, and overall game in a fun and motivating environment. In 2016, EHB directed over 50 Nike Basketball Camps across eight southeastern states (Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee) with over 3600 players in attendance! Join EHB and Nike Basketball Camps today and take your game to the highest level!
JUNE 26-30, 2023
Check-in: Monday at 8:30am
Closing Ceremony: Friday at 11:30am
Meals: Lunch is not provided. Please bring a packed lunch.
Daily Hours: MON-THURS 9AM-3PM FRI 9AM-12PM
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
● Packed lunch and snacks
● 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.
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.