April 17, 2006

Camp focuses on basketball fundamentals for girls

by Carmen Bell

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Southern Illinois University Carbondale is sponsoring a basketball fundamentals camp for girls.

Fundamental Camp is designed to give players a chance to improve fundamental skills in a competitive situation. Campers entering grades five-eight are invited to attend.

The camp will be held June 11-13 at the SIU Arena. Fees for this camp are $225 for commuters and $255 for overnight campers. Pre-registration is required. The registration deadline is May 23. A medical release form is required prior to camp attendance and must be submitted to the Division of Continuing Education.

For more information or to register, contact the SIUC Division of Continuing Education at 618/536-7751 or register online at www.dce.siu.edu.

Offering education and training activities for a variety of pre-adult age groups is among the goals of Southern at 150: Building Excellence Through Commitment, the blueprint the University is following as it approaches its 150th anniversary in 2019.