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Five sports camps set to train, mentor

Five sports camps set to train, mentor

Five weeks of sports camps will be held on the BBC campus this summer, helping students develop spiritual character as they gain skills in basketball and soccer.

Defender sports camps and Big Blue day camps give young athletes focused attention to improve athletic abilities in their sport. Residence camps allow students to spend a week living on campus while Big Blue camps teach sport fundamentals to local children up to eighth grade.

In both camps, students receive sound instruction and spiritual training as they spend time with veteran coaches and dedicated college athletes.

BBC&SThe schedule is:
Defender Basketball Camp: July 1 - 6
Lady Defender Basketball Camp: July 8 - 14
Big Blue Basketball Camp: July 16 - 20
Defender and Lady Defender Soccer Camp: August 5 - 10
Big Blue Soccer Camp: August 13 - 17

Get details and registration information at www.bbc.edu/events. For questions on camps, call 570.585.9322 or email athletics@bbc.edu.


Inside the Camps
Big Blue Basketball Camp, Grades 5-8, July 16 - 20
BBC Coaches Mike Show and Amber Jacobs lead Big Blue Basketball Camp, a time for teaching local middle school athletes skills for sports and life. The development of teamwork and sportsmanship will complement the athletic training in basketball fundamentals and skills. Students spend each afternoon on campus learning with the coaches and the BBC Defender basketball teams.

Learn more about the week and register here.


Defender Basketball Camp, Grades 9-12, July 1 - 6
Coach Show also leads Defender Basketball Camp. The week includes instruction time, shooting competition and skills improvement, team competition and chapel. Coaches are welcome to attend with their students.

Learn more about the week and register here.


Lady Defender Basketball Camp, Grades 8-12, July 8 - 14
Coach Jacobs leads Lady Defender Basketball Camp. A former WNBA player, she will lead instruction, three-on-three and team competition, and time for chapel and growth in God's Word. Coaches are welcome to attend with their students.

Learn more about the week and register here.


Defender and Lady Defender Soccer Camp, Grades 9-12, August 5 - 10
Coach Chris Davis has been at the helm of the women's soccer program at BBC since its beginning in 1993. From his years of experience, Coach Davis and his coaching staff will teach both men and women at the Defender Soccer Camp through instruction, camp competitions, goalkeeper training, and chapel. Coaches are welcome to attend with their athletes.

Learn more about the week and register here.


Big Blue Soccer Camp, Grades K5-3, 4-8, August 13 - 17
Students interested in soccer will be led by members of BBC's soccer teams. Each morning from 9-11:45 a.m., children in grades K5-3 will receive instruction. In the afternoon from 1:15-4:30 p.m., students in grades 4-8 will learn.

Learn more about the week and register here.


Learn more about BBC Defender Athletics at www.bbcdefenders.com.


Baptist Bible College & Seminary offers an outstanding Christian education through on-campus, online, and other distance learning options. Students go beyond the ordinary, learning to learn and serve with excellence as they gain critical leadership and life skills.

To learn more, go to www.bbc.edu or call 570.586.2400.

Posted on: 6/18/2012 8:18:10 AM

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