May 8, 2012
Houston--As the summer season nears, the University of Houston volleyball program is geared and prepped to begin a summer-long slate of Cougar Camps, which include three camps and a coaches' clinic. For more information and to register, visit http://www.houstonvolleyballcamps.com.
Per NCAA rules, sport camps and clinics conducted by the University of Houston are open to all entrants. Enrollment is limited only by age, grade level, gender, and capacity restrictions as specified by each camp. Campers are placed in a group of similar age and ability.
ALL SKILLS CAMP: JULY 16-JULY 19 9:00 AM-12:00 PM (4 AM SESSIONS)
The All Skills Camp is specially designed to meet the needs of athletes entering grades 4-12. This camp focuses on all aspects of the game with the emphasis on fundamentals. Skill development is emphasized during hours of on-court instruction in the following areas: serving, serve receiving, forearm passing, setting, attacking, team defense, blocking, team reception, attack coverage and team transition. Campers are skill-tested and placed in a group of similar age and ability.
POSITIONAL TRAINING: JULY 16-19 1:00 - 4:00 PM
COST: $60.00 PER SESSION
The Positional Training is specially designed to meet the needs of athletes entering grades 6-12. There will also be an information session on the qualities needed to be the best in your position.
-Session 1 Serving/Passing: July 16, 1:00-4:00 PM
-Session 2 Passing/Defense: July 17, 1:00-4:00 PM
-Session 3 Serving/Setting: July 18, 1:00-4:00 PM
-Session 4 Hitting: July 19, 1:00-4:00 PM
ELITE SKILLS CAMP: JULY 20 9:00 AM - JULY 21 5:00 PM (5 SESSIONS)
OVERNIGHT COST: $350.00
COMMUTER COST: $325.00
The Elite Camp is specially designed to meet the needs of athletes entering grades 9-12. This camp offers a high level of training and increased individual playing time for athletes. Refining technique and exposure to the tactical aspects of the game is the key to this intense volleyball environment. This camp is ideal for the experienced volleyball player striving to be the best. Campers are placed in a group of similar age and ability.
COACHING CLINIC: JULY 22 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (2 SESSIONS, INCLUDES LUNCH)
COACH COST: $75.00