Girls Basketball: Skills Camp

July 8-11, 2013 (9 a.m. - Noon)

Early Registration: $50
Day of Registration: $60

Application deadline: July 1, 2013

Registration form

Skills Camp Goals

This camp is designed for girls, entering grades 5-8, and will focus on teaching the basic fundamental skills of basketball. With an emphasis on teaching position specific skills, individual contests and other competitive activities will be incorporated to assist in development, yet making the camp a fun experience. There will be opportunity to play team games as well.

Amanda Bailey

Amanda Bailey, Camp Director
Luther College Women's Basketball Coach

  • Named Head Coach March 24, 2011
  • Prior to being named head coach she was Luther's top assistant for three years.
  • 2005 Graduate of UW-Stevens Point.
  • 2007 Masters degree from UW-Stevens Point in General Education.
  • While playing for Stevens Point she was a two-time WBCA Kodak All-American.
  • 2005 NCAA III National Player of the Year.
  • Completed her career as the Pointers all-time leading scorer with 1,801 points.
  • Three-times named first-team all-conference and twice was named WIAC Player of the Year.
  • Helped lead the Pointers to a record of 101-19 during her career and the 2002 NCAA III national championship and a fourth place finish in the national tournament in 2004.
  • As a member of the Pointers track and field team, she was a four-time All-American in the shot put and once in the discus.

  • David Foley

    David Foley, Assistant Camp Director
    Luther College Women's Assistant Basketball Coach

    • First year with Norse program.
    • 2009 graduate of Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas.
    • 2012 Masters of Arts in Sport Administration, Central Michigan University.
    • While at Central Michigan University served as a graduate assistant from 2010-12.
    • Has worked numerous summer basketball camps in Dallas, Texas area from 2005-10 and while at Central Michigan University.
    • Earned all-league recognition in both basketball and baseball at Hendrix College.
    • Also serves as Dieseth Hall Director.

  • Daily Schedule

    9:00am - 12:00pm

  • Monday, July 8th

    • 8:45-9:15  Registration (South Lobby – Regents Center)
    • 9:15 Introduction – Coach Bailey
    • Warm up
    • Split into camp teams
    • Defensive Footwork
    • Defensive Drills/Stations
    • Team Time
    • Games

    Tuesday, July 9th

    • 9:00 Warm up
    • Defensive Footwork
    • Defensive Drills/Stations
    • Offensive Drills/Stations
    • Team Time
    • Games

    Wednesday, July 10th

    • 9:00 Warm up
    • Ball handling
    • Shooting
    • Offensive Drills/Stations
    • 3 on 3 Tournament (Day 1)

    Thursday, July 11th

    • 9:00 Warm up
    • Ball handling/Relays
    • Shooting Competitions
    • 3 on 3 Tournament (Day 2)
    • Final Games
    • 11:30 Closing Remarks/Awards – Coach Bailey

    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, six-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.