Captains Basketball Camp

Shooting Camp

Location Newport News, VA
Event Date(s) Jun 28, 2019 to Aug 2, 2019
Ages 11 to 18
Grades 6th to 12th
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Event Description

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2019 Shooting Camp


Camp Director and CNU Men’s Basketball Coach John Krikorian, or Coach K, just completed his 5th season with the Captains. With 15 years of college basketball coaching on his resume, Coach K will provide campers the tools they need to be successful shot makers. The camp will be limited to 30 participants so each camper will receive personal instruction from Coach K. Each camper will have their shot videotaped and evaluated by Coach K and his staff with individual recommendations for improvements and drills used by the pros. All levels are welcome, but only those willing to work hard should apply!

Shooting Camp
Entering Grades: 6th - 12th
Dates: June 28th, July 12th, August 2nd *Plus Homework
9:30am - 12:30pm
Cost: $150

Location: Freeman Center - Corner of Warwick & University on the campus of Christopher Newport University

Beginner Concepts:
Hand Placement on the Ball
→ The Shooting Pocket
→ Lower Body Balance
→ The Release
→ The Follow Through
→ Checking Your Arc & Rotation
Intermediate Concepts:
Shot Ready Position
The 1-2 Step
The Shot Fake
Shooting Off the Dribble
Perfecting Your Free Throw
Advanced Concepts:
Shooting Off Screens
→ Advanced Footwork
→ Creating Your Own Shot

Health Care: A certified athletic trainer will be on-site at all times during camp hours. Any medical emergencies will be referred to Riverside Hospital. All medical expenses incurred will be the responsibility of the camper’s parent or guardian. Regretfully, the camp does not have the facilities to provide care for a chronic health problem which would prevent participation in scheduled camp activities.

Discipline: All campers are expected to conform to the standard of behavior established by the camp director. Disruptive behavior could result in dismissal.

For More Information Please Contact: or 757-603-0398