Summer 2011 Basketball Camp
July 18 - 22, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.
For ages 12 - 15 (entering grades 6, 7, 8, 9)
During the afternoon sessions of this week-long program, campers will focus on the fundamentals of the game: ball-handling skills, mastering the lay-up, developing proper shooting form, various forms of passing, rebounding and, most importantly, learning to play as a team. In addition to skills-building drills, campers will also scrimmage often, to create “real-game” situations.
We hope campers will discover the joy that playing basketball can bring, whether participants are just shooting around by themselves or streaking down court with teammates to score on a fast break!
Zach Sloan is a Waldorf school graduate who was a four-year starting point guard on his high school varsity team. A three-time all-league selection, Zach coached at a 7th and 8th grade summer clinic in New York while still in high school. After graduating from Wheaton College, he joined the program Teach for America, where his classroom duties extended to the basketball court. Recently, he coached the H.W. Smith 7th/8th boys basketball team into the playoffs in Glendale, AZ. He looks forward to sharing his love for the game with eager young players who want to learn the fundamentals of team play as well as individual skills.
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Summer Camps at Merriconeag Waldorf School
57 Desert Road
G 3 & 8 Parent Evenings:
Tues, Sept 9, 7:00 pm.
Class Coordinators Meeting :
Tues, Sept 9, 8:30 am, Community Hall.
G 1 Parent Evening:
Wed, Sept 10, 7:00 pm - Grade 1 Parent Evening.
MS XC Race at Merriconeag:
Thurs, Sept 11, Home race at Merriconeag. Boys run at 4 pm, girls at 4:30. Come on out and cheer for our middle school teams!
Fall Parent-Child Sessions begin:
Thurs, Sept 11 & Fri, Sept 12. Fall Parent-Child sessions begin at our Early Childhood Center, 60 Desert Rd, Freeport.
HS XC Race at Pineland:
Fri, Sept 12. Merriconeag high school XC hosts Greely, Kennebunk, NYA & Poland at Pineland. Boys race at 4:30, girls at 5. We hope to see you there!
G 12 to Hermit Island for Marine Biology:
Sun, Sept 14 - Fri, Sept 15. Merriconeag seniors join seniors from other eastern seaboard Waldorf schools for a week of Marine Biology at beautiful Hermit Island.
Tues, Sept 16, 6:15 pm
G 2, 5, & 6 Parent Evenings:
Wed, Sept 17, 7:00 pm.