WAYNE – Youth and high school girls and boys basketball players between third grade and 11th are invited to participate in a mid-June camp.
According to a release, the Wayne High basketball camp scheduled for June 13 – 14 and will feature Norfolk Area D-League coaches.
The camp will last both days from 9 a.m. until noon for those in grades 7 – 11 while those in third – sixth grade will participate in the afternoon session each day from 12:30 – 2 p.m.
Cost is $80 for the older division and $40 for youth in third – sixth grade again open for both boys and girls.
Registration information needed includes the name of the player, their grade as well as phone number for the player or guardian. Information can be sent to Rob Sweetland at 509 Oak Drive, Wayne, NE 68787 as checks can be made payable to ‘Norfolk D League’. For questions, reach out to head Wayne High boys basketball coach Rob Sweetland at 402-369-0828.
From 2021, the Norfolk Area D-League was able to impact the lives of 334 young men and women during their summer program.
The 2022 Summer Clinics for the Nebraska D-League will be on-site, is effective, efficient, filled with tons of energy, has the emphasis on player development and conducted by Impact Certified Skills Trainers.
Kevin Janata, head boys basketball coach at Howells-Dodge said, “the D-League coaches did an outstanding job of packing as much instructional time into the clinic as possible. They brought energy and excitement while holding players accountable. This clinic has helped us establish a foundation of individual and team fundamentals on which our program can build.”
Jerry Stracke, head girls basketball coach at Guardian Angels Central Catholic added, “Tim pushed our players to another level of basketball. He has helped each player reach a level that they didn’t know was possible. He brings great energy each and every time…he breaks the individual skills down, as well as challenges each participant to get outside of their comfort level and improve through failure. They work hard, make mistakes and learn in the process.”
Reach out to coach Tim Buettner at 402-649-9550 or email email@example.com as well as contacting coach Mitchell Schultze at 402-750-8308 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Also, visit nebraskadleague.com for further details.