Nike Basketball Camp Worcester State University
Improve your game and have serious fun
at Nike Basketball Camps
Improve your ball handling, footwork and shooting skills in a small group setting at Worcester State University during summer 2023! Work side-by-side with the ASA Hoops staff to learn new techniques and tactics to advance your overall game.
A Step Ahead (ASA) Nike Basketball Camps are designed for the player looking to improve their game and basketball IQ. Emphasis is placed on fundamental development, shooting, offense/defense, team play, and more.
- Daily emphasis on individual development
- Fundamental instruction, team play, and more
- Receive a Nike Basketball Camp t-shirt and other prizes!
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Director Chris Foley
A graduate of Tabor Academy and the University of Hartford where he played 4 years for the Hawks, Chris has been a high school coach in the area for over 25 years. Chris currently is the boys head Varsity coach at Monty Tech in Fitchburg where he has been coaching for the past 10 years.View Chris's Bio ⟩
Prior to that he coached at Quabbin Regional, in Barre MA, St Mary’s High School, and St Peter Marian High School both located in Worcester. Chris was also an assistant coach (2017) in the inaugural season of the Worcester 78er’s, an ABA professional team, located in Worcester. Chris has coached many years in AAU and worked numerous camps throughout the area.
Staff ASA Hoops
The ASA Hoops coaching staff is made up of some of the most talented and seasoned coaches in New England! All of the ASA coaches are trained and registered to ensure all campers receive high-quality instruction in a fun and safe environment.View ASA Hoops's Bio ⟩
Now in our 26th year, A Step Ahead Inc. (ASA Hoops) has become a year-round operation offering clinics, classes, camps and AAU. In 2021, ASA had over 3000 campers come through it's doors. This up-coming year will be our biggest yet, with over 60 camps scheduled and the expansion of our AAU program ASA Hoops will be one of the biggest basketball operations in New England. Participants, boys and girls, range in age from 7-18 and will come from communities throughout New England and across the globe.
JULY 24-28, 2023
Check-in: Monday at 8:30AM at the Wellness Center
Closing Ceremony: Friday at 1:30PM
Half Day Hours: MON-FRI 9AM-12PM
Full Day Hours: MON-THURS 9AM-3PM FRI 9AM-2PM
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.
Loved the coaches
Nolan loved the coaches and the instruction.
July 17, 2021: Nolan loved the coaches and the instruction. He came home excited to go back the next day. He had games in an outdoor summer league this week and clearly demonstrated that he was developing from the camp.
— Bartt P., Parent
Excellent sports camp with high quality coaching and feedback at the end.
July 12, 2021: Excellent sports camp with high quality coaching and feedback at the end. Enrolled both my girls and had a great experience! Unlike many other summer camps which have a lot of down time for the kids, this one kept them engaged and learning the whole time. Such a great experience and would definitely recommend!!
— Marsela Q., Parent
He will definitely be at the camp next year for two weeks:)
July 5, 2021: Casey enjoyed his first basketball camp experience. He developed new skills and gained more confidence in playing. He will definitely be at the camp next year for two weeks:)
— Jacalyn M., Parent
Bella had a great time!
July 2, 2021: Bella had a great time! We appreciate that she was able to play games, learn new skills, while also receiving helpful, honest feedback about how to improve.
— Katherine C., Parent
Alex had a fantastic time
July 3, 2019: Alex had a fantastic time at camp and even won an award. The coaching staff were fantastic and I am definitely going to recommend this camp to friends.
— Megan R., Parent
Coach Alex remembered Kaycee from last year
June 29, 2019: Kaycee attended last year and loved it so much she recruited some of her friends to join her this year. Her and her friends are already talking about next year. Coach Alex, Mo and Rachel were spoken about in high regards. Coach Alex remembered Kaycee from last year and it meant the world to her. She won camper of the day and made a real the point shot, even though she is very small!
— Katherine S., Parent
Loved the coaches
June 20, 2018: Our son loved 1 on 1, meeting new kids, and learning from coaches.
— Jacque C., Parent
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.