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Meredith Athletics Summer Camps 2014

basketball | lacrosse | soccer | tennis | volleyball


SOCCER - Day Camp

DETAILS: This camp will provide technical and tactical skills training in a fun and challenging environment for girls ages 8 to 17. Campers will be divided by age and ability to maximize development. Camp training sessions will include: individual touch/skill on the ball, passing/receiving, off the ball movement, 1v1 offensive and defensive tactics, and finishing. Tactical aspects of the game will be trained in small sided games and competitions. In addition, emphasis will be placed on the importance of having and demonstrating good characteristics as a player and as a person.

WHEN: June 16 - 20; Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Before and after extended care available by request.
WHO: Girls ages 8 to 17
WHERE: Meredith College Soccer Stadium
STAFF: Program Director: Assistant Meredith College Soccer Coach Ashley Riggs, along with current and former college players
BRING: Soccer ball, shin guards, cleats, sneakers, sunscreen, water bottle, lunch
COST: $225 (before May 15), $250 (after May 15), includes camp dri-fit shirt

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Questions? Email Coach Ashley Riggs at riggsash@meredith.edu.


SOCCER - Half Day Camp

DETAILS: This half day camp will focus exclusively on the development of the basic soccer skills needed to become a player that is able to be more accurate, precise and comfortable with the ball. This will be accomplished by a variety of exercises that will maximize ball contact in situations that include dribbling, coervers, receiving and turning, passing, trapping the ball with different body parts and finishing. The last part of each daily session will be spent in small sided group play with an overall objective of progressing from learning and practicing skills to performing skills under pressure in game situations. Campers will be divided into groups based on age and skill level.

WHO: Girls ages 6 - 15
WHEN: June 23 - 27; Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Before and after care available upon request.
WHERE: Meredith College Soccer Stadium
STAFF: Program Director, Assistant Meredith College Soccer Coach Ashley Riggs, along with current and former college players
BRING: Soccer ball, shin guards, cleats, sneakers, sunscreen, water bottle, snack
COST: $125 (before May 15), $150 (after May 15), includes camp dri-fit shirt

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Questions? Email Coach Ashley Riggs at riggsash@meredith.edu.


VOLLEYBALL - Day Camp

DETAILS: This camp focuses on fundamental volleyball skills using fun instructional techniques and competition. This session is geared towards beginning to intermediate skill levels.

WHEN: Monday – Wednesday, July 21 - 23, Daily 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
WHO: Female-only camp for 6th - 10th graders
WHERE: Meredith College, Weatherspoon Gym (air conditioned facility)
STAFF: Meredith’s Head Volleyball Coach Fiona Barkley, along with current and former college players and staff
COST: $160 (before June 22), $180 (after June 22), Price includes lunch daily and a souvenir camp T-shirt

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Questions? Email Coach Fiona Barkley at barkleyf@meredith.edu.


VOLLEYBALL – Overnight Camp

DETAILS: This camp reiterates fundamental volleyball skills while pushing intermediate to advanced campers to learn new skills and gain valuable play experience.

WHEN: Friday - Sunday, July 25 - 27
             Friday check-in: 1 - 2:30 p.m.; Sunday session ends at 11:30 a.m.
WHO: Girls camp for 8th - 12th graders
WHERE: Meredith College, Weatherspoon Gym (air conditioned facility)
STAFF: Meredith’s Head Volleyball Coach Fiona Barkley, along with current and former college players and staff
COST: Overnight Camper, $250 (before June 26), $275 (after June 26), Overnight Price includes meals, lodging and a souvenir camp t-shirt
           Commuter Camper, $190 (before June 26), $210 (after June 26), Commuter Price includes meals and a souvenir camp t-shirt

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 Questions? Email Coach Fiona Barkley at barkleyf@meredith.edu.


BASKETBALL – Day Camp

DETAILS: This camp provides intensive, individualized training for middle school basketball players with focus on offensive and defensive fundamental skills as well as the strategies of the game.

WHEN: Monday - Friday, July 7-11, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
WHO: Girls camp for 6th - 8th graders
WHERE: Meredith College, Weatherspoon Gym
STAFF: Meredith’s Head Basketball Coach Melinda Campbell with assistance from Meredith basketball players and staff.  Camp features a small camper-to-staff ratio.
COST: $260 (before May 15) / $285 (after May 15)

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Questions? Email Coach Melinda Campbell at campbellm@meredith.edu.


TENNIS - Day Camp

DETAILS: The Meredith College tennis camp is a fun, learning experience for those with beginner to intermediate tennis skills. This camp focuses on basic tennis fundamentals and is geared for boys and girls, ages 5-13.

WHEN: Monday - Thursday, June 23-26, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Friday, June 27, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (Extended care available 4-5:30 p.m., Monday - Thursday, upon request for $50.)
WHO: youth ages 5-13
WHERE: Meredith College Tennis Complex
STAFF: Meredith's new Head Tennis Coach Meredith Vincent, along with current and former college players and staff
COST: $230 (before May 30), $255 (after May 30)
          Discount for current Meredith College faculty/staff OR additional sibling campers - $10

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Questions? Email Coach Meredith Vincent at mtvincent@meredith.edu.


TENNIS - Half Day Camp

DETAILS: The Meredith College tennis camp is a fun, learning experience for those with beginner to intermediate tennis skills. This camp focuses on basic tennis fundamentals and is geared for boys and girls, ages 5-13.

WHEN: Monday - Friday, June 23-27, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. (Extended care available 4-5:30 p.m., Monday - Thursday, upon request for $50.)
WHO: youth ages 5-13
WHERE: Meredith College Tennis Complex
STAFF: Meredith's new Head Tennis Coach Meredith Vincent, along with current and former college players and staff
COST: $120 (before May 30), $135 (after May 30)
          Discount for current Meredith College faculty/staff OR additional sibling campers - $5

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Questions? Email Coach Meredith Vincent at mtvincent@meredith.edu.


LACROSSE - Half Day Camp

DETAILS: The first annual Summer Laxin’ Girls lacrosse camp is run by Meredith College Women’s Lacrosse Head Coach Lauren Scott and Assistant Coach Kate McKinley. This camp is open for elementary through high school girls who are looking for developmental and tactical training in a fun and challenging environment. We emphasize individual stick-skill development, small group station work, as well as game strategies through controlled scrimmages and small games and competitions. With the help of our experienced staff, campers will learn skills and concepts that will allow players to bring their game to the next level.

WHEN: Monday - Friday, July 7-11, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
WHO: girls ages 7-17
WHERE: Meredith College Lacrosse Stadium
STAFF: Meredith's Head Lacrosse Coach Lauren Scott, along with Assistant Coach Kate McKinley, as well as current and former college players
BRING: lacrosse stick, eye goggles, athletic shoes, mouth guard, sunscreen, water bottle, snack
COST: $125 (before June 1), $150 (after June 1), includes camp t-shirt

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Registration Form (PDF) - now open!
 

Questions? Email Coach Kate McKinley at mckinley@meredith.edu.