Monday, July 27, 2015

NIKE Girls Basketball Camp Championship Friday at Kings Ridge

Posted by Taylor Krause | Monday, July 27, 2015 | Category: | 0 comments


This past week, we hosted our second NIKE Girls camp in Atlanta at Kings Ridge Christian School. The girls filled the gym with heart, hustle, and positive energy all week, and the coaches loved having the opportunity to develop the talents of each player. Thanks to the hard work put in day in and day out by our dedicated coaching staff as well as determination from our campers they were able to get one percent better each day!

Every exciting moment this week at the NIKE Girls Basketball Camp led up to Championship Friday, which was nothing short of exhilarating. This day is treasured by both staffers and campers, and everyone filed into the gym with an extra hop in his step that morning. Anticipation shone in the eyes of the players, and the energy in the room was palpable. 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 classroom session helps teach all parts of the game to the campers. 

Now its championship time! The first championship round was the 5on5 games.  The WNBA, College and High School division championships were balanced throughout the week. Next was our Living By Numbers Championships. With so many returning campers, there was a lot of anticipation of who will be selected. The Living by Numbers (LBN) program online has been extremely beneficial to most of the campers. Lastly, the crowd favorite was 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 camp T-shirts, workbooks, player evaluations, and various fun prizes. 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. Thanks for a great week Kings Ridge!




Living By Numbers Division Champions



Switch Cone Slides

HS: Maeve Simonds
COL: Abby Scott
NBA: Jamila Hughes

Figure 8
HS: Eva Garabadian
COL: Renee Van Vureen
NBA: Tia Whiteside

Cone Layups
HS: Eva Garabadian
COL: Abby Scott
NBA: Tatum Dondaville

Hot Shot
HS: Eva Garabadian
COL: Abby Scott
NBA: Tatum Dondaville

Individual Awards

High School:



Coaches Award: Maeve Simonds




MVP: Eva Garabadian


College:



Coaches Award: Brooke Holt



Hustle Award: Abby Scott



MOU Award: Nia Anderson



WNBA:




Most Improved: Abby West



MVP : Tatum Dondaville


For NIKE Camp pictures visit our Facebook Page. Click HERE

For more Living By Numbers Scores visit our website. Click HERE

For more 3on3 Scores visit our website. Click HERE

For Camp Tweets visit our Twitter. Click HERE

For Camp Instagrams vsit our Instagram. Click HERE

For information on other Elite Hoops NIKE Camps and Skills Clinic check out website. Click HERE
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Sunday, July 26, 2015

NIKE Basketball Camp: Championship Friday at Christ Presbyterian Academy

Posted by Vira Halim | Sunday, July 26, 2015 | Category: | 0 comments






Coach Drew Maddux and his crew returned to Christ Presbyterian Academy for a second week of NIKE Basketball Camp this summer. This location has a very special place in Coach Maddux's heart; he has been the Head Varsity Boys Basketball Coach, as well as the Admissions Director, at CPA for the past eight years. He has led the Lions to a combined 240-44 record and two state championship appearances in his years as head coach. This week, he brought that same winning energy to the NIKE Boys Basketball Camp. This week's players demonstrated the true determination and drive it takes to be champions, and the coaches loved working with this group every second of the week. We cannot wait to return to the Academy next summer!

Every exciting moment this week at the Christ Presbyterian Academy NIKE Boys Basketball Camp led up to Championship Friday, which was nothing short of exhilarating. This day is treasured by both staffers and campers, and everyone filed into the gym with an extra hop in his step that morning. Anticipation shone in the eyes of the players, and the energy in the room was palpable. 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 classroom session helps teach all parts of the game to the campers. 

Now its championship time! The first championship round was the 5on5 games.  The NBA, College and high school division championships were balanced throughout the week. Next was our Living By Numbers Championships. With so many returning campers, there was a lot of anticipation of who will be selected. The Living by Numbers (LBN) program online has been extremely beneficial to most of the campers. Lastly, the crowd favorite was 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 camp T-shirts, workbooks, player evaluations, and various fun prizes. 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. See you next summer,  CPA!





Living By Numbers Division Champions



Switch Cone Slides

COL: Donovan Smith

COL: Braden Zeigler

NBA: Cameran Davis & Conner English


Figure 8
COL: Maxwell Potts
COL: Devaki Garr
NBA: Braden Zapp

Cone Layups
COL: Maxwell Potts
COL: Braxton Orr & Pierce Bruehl
NBA: Braden Zapp

Hot Shot
HS: Russ Petty
COL: Brandon Smith
NBA: Braden Zapp

Individual Awards

Coaches Award:


College: Maxwell Potts
College: Devaki Garr
NBA: Clay Loft


MVP Award:


College: Russ Petty
College: Thomas McWhorter
NBA: Nick Guy


For NIKE Camp pictures visit our Facebook Page. Click HERE

For more Living By Numbers Scores visit our website. Click HERE

For more 3on3 Scores visit our website. Click HERE

For Camp Tweets visit our Twitter. Click HERE

For Camp Instagrams vsit our Instagram. Click HERE

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

Saturday, July 25, 2015

NIKE Boys Basketball Camp: Championship Friday at Homewood High School July

Posted by Vira Halim | Saturday, July 25, 2015 | Category: | 0 comments





We had a blast this week at our second sold-out camp at Homewood High School this summer! The talent at Homewood is always top-notch; we could not have asked for better players both on and off the court. Every day, the campers showed up with enthusiasm, eager to hit the hardwood with their coaches and improve their skills in the best game. It was a bittersweet end, and we can't wait to return next summer!

Throughout this week, the NIKE Boys Basketball Camp at Homewood High School had exciting and great moments that all led up to Championship Friday which could only be described as lively and electrifying for all staffers and campers. That morning, the campers filed into the gym with an extra bounce in their step. Everyone's eyes reflected with excitement for the fun activities ahead. The first item on the agenda was the Living By Numbers competitions followed by a quick review in individual skills stations. Each day the campers rotated between 3 different skill stations. Individual skills, 3on3, and classroom session help teach all parts of the game to the campers, developing multi-faceted and knowledgeable players.

Now its championship time! The first championship round was the 5on5 games.  The NBA, College and high school division championships were balanced throughout the week. Next was our Living By Numbers Championships. With so many returning campers, there was a lot of anticipation of who will be selected. The Living by Numbers (LBN) program online has been extremely beneficial to most of the campers. Lastly, the crowd favorite was 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 camp T-shirts, workbooks, player evaluations, and various fun prizes. Below is the list of LBN winners and the photos of the individual winners. While the end of camp is always bittersweet, we are so proud of the improvement and progress made by this group. See you next summer, Homewood!



Living By Numbers Division Champions



Switch Cone Slides


HS: Dylan Brown
COL: Paxton Ponder
NBA: Howell Polk

Figure 8
HS: Josiah Duffin
COL: Zak Thomas
NBA: Ashwyn Yellamraju

Cone Layups
HS: Joe Craig
COL: Legion Gaston
NBA: Clay Dreaden

Hot Shot
HS: KJ Graves
COL: Legion Gaston
NBA: Michael Scott Myers

Individual Awards

High School:



Hustle Award: Will Mashburn



MVP Award: Dylan Brown


College:



Hustle Award: Eli Snelson




Coaches Award: Connor Gibbs





NBA:




Coaches Award: Noah Bussman





MVP Award: Cal Reebals


For NIKE Camp pictures visit our Facebook Page. Click HERE

For more Living By Numbers Scores visit our website. Click HERE

For more 3on3 Scores visit our website. Click HERE

For Camp Tweets visit our Twitter. Click HERE

For Camp Instagrams vsit our Instagram. Click HERE



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