Football 8 & 9 Man Team Camp

July 18-20, 2014
Players entering grades 9-12

Overnight Camper: $165 (instruction, lodging, meals, and camp t-shirt)
Day Camper: $125 (all of above, except lodging and breakfast)

Application Deadline: July 11, 2014
(note: contact Payton Haynes if past deadline for a potential space)

Registration/Roster Form (Registration for every player, 1 roster per team)
Health Form

Camp Features

  • Full contact team camp for players
  • High School coaches allowed to work with their team during practice sessions and scrimmage situations
  • Optional nightly meetings and film sessions of day scrimmages for teams and coaches
  • Use of Luther College facilities
  • Buffet meals in Luther College dining facilities
  • Air conditioned rooms

Areas of Emphasis

  • Offensive and defensive team concepts
  • Goal line, third down, and red zone team situations
  • Promotion of sportsmanship
  • Proper blocking and tackling techniques
  • Team building through competition

Camp Staff

  • Aaron Hafner - Head Coach/Offensive Line
    • First year as Luther Head Coach
    • Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line Coach - William Penn University, IA 2006-2012
    • 2010 and 2012 Mid-States West Conference Champions,
    • 2010 broke the NAIA National Rushing Record, 2012 NAIA Playoff Appearance
  • Paul Hoffman - Assistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers
  • Payton Haynes - Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks/Running Backs
  • Mike Tangen - Defensive Backs/Assistant Strength and Conditioning
  • Ike Hammerly - Defensive Line/Head Strength and Conditioning
  • Caleb Barnes - Wide Receivers/Special Teams Coordinator

Equipment to Bring

  • Camp/athletic clothes, helmet, shoulder pads, practice jersey, practice pants, mouth-guard and football cleats
  • Bedding:pillows, sheets and blankets or sleeping bag

Luther College Sports Facilities

Regents Center indoor facilities include six tennis courts; a six-lane, 200-meter track; six full-sized basketball courts; 25-yard, eight-lane swimming pool; locker, training, and equipment rooms. The Legends Fitness for Life Center offers a strength and fitness facility with its own climbing wall. The outdoor facilities include 12 tennis courts, a cross country race course, fitness trails, and an all-weather track, which was installed in the fall of 2009.

For more information, please contact:

Payton Haynes—phone (563) 387-2180 or email

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