Friday, May 31, 2013

2013 NIKE Boys Basketball Camp: Championship Friday at Trussville

Posted by Anonymous | Friday, May 31, 2013 | Category: |

Elite Hoops and Trussville High School left a great mark with the campers this week. The inaugural NIKE Boys Basketball Camp at Trussville High School has been an outstanding experience. All the campers and parents were amazing.

Championship Friday was nothing less than inspirational for all the staffers and campers. That morning, the campers walked into the gym with an extra bounce in their step. Anyone could notice the focused and determined look in the eyes of the campers. We started off the day with living by numbers. Next we quickly jumped into our individual skills stations for a quick review. Each day the campers rotated between 3 different skill stations. Individual skills, 3on3, and video session gives helps teach all parts of the game to the campers.

Now its championship time! The first championship round was the 5on5 games. In the high school and college division we had two overtime games was an exciting finish. The NBA division championship was dominated by one team. The Celtics shared the basketball and played team defensive the entire week. Next was our Living By Numbers Championships. One camper broke our previous record and was thrilled about the honor. Its my guess the player has been practicing the Living by Numbers (LBN) program online. Lastly was the crowd favorite 3on3 Cut Throat Championship. All week the campers have been earning points and learning different ways to be successful with their teams. Coaches, players, and parents enjoyed the intensity during the 3on3 games.

Championship Friday ended with our NIKE Awards Ceremony. All the campers received camps T-shirts, workbooks, players evaluations, and various fun prizes. The campers that performed well during the LBN Championships, earned autographed NIKE basketballs and NIKE gear. Below is the list of LBN winners and the photos of the individual winners. We are sad the camp ended today, but we are more excited about the improvement of all the campers. Until next year Trussville!

Switch Cone Slides
HS: Carter Hollis-11
College: Winston Bosworth-10.5
NBA: Marcus Jones-13

Figure 8
HS: Landen Berguson-25.5
College: Branden Wallace-26.5
NBA: Dennis Chastang-34.5

Cone Layups
HS: Patch Lyman- 6
College: Norvie Womack-8
NBA: Jordan Eaton-9

Hot Shot
HS: Carter Hollis-29
College: Matthew Limbaugh-36
NBA: Cade McLaney

Indivdual Awards
High School:

MVP- Landen Berguson

Coaches Award- Eli DeVaughn


MVP- Eric Besse
Not Pictured

Most Improved Award- Kurtis Moore


Best All Around Player- Dennis Chastang

MVP- Kevion Nolan

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For more Living by Numbers scores visit our website. Click HERE

For information on other Elite Hoops NIKE Camps and Skills Clinic check out our website. Click HERE

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