Troy, NY---The Sage Colleges' women's basketball team will hold a Girls' Basketball Skills Clinic on Monday, October 10 at the Neff Athletic Center. The clinic is open to girls ages 7-16 and will take place in the Neff Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Registration is $50 prior to September 23 and $60 following that date! Registration is limited to the first 50 attendees so don't wait!
SAGE GIRLS' BASKETBALL COLUMBUS DAY CLINIC
The Sage Basketball Columbus Day Clinic will have an emphasis on skill development and improvement, effort and teamwork. Individual shooting technique and offensive skill development. Team Competition, and individual contests with giveaways. Two games (campers separated by age).
Girls in ages 7-16 are eligible for the clinic. Clinic enrollment limited to the first 50 registrants.
Allison Coleman is entering third second season at the helm of Sage's Women's Basketball program. In her first year, the Gators broke the mark for the most wins in a season. She backed up her rookie campaign leading the Gators to a school-record 21-6 campaign and the 2016 Skyline Conference regular-season championship after a 15-1 league mark. She was named the Skyline Coach of the Year and added her second player saluted as the Skyline Rookie of the Year as well.
As a player at Eastern Connecticut State, she became the most accomplished player in Division III women's basketball history. She was named the State Farm/WBCA National Player-of-the-Year as a senior in 2003-04 and remains the only four-time All-America in women's basketball collegiate history. Coleman also led her team to the NCAA Division III national title game.
With Coleman, ECSU produced the winningest four-year composite record in program history, winning 101 games and losing only 17 (.856 percent). Coleman is an inductee into the Connecticut Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, the inaugural Little East Conference Hall of Fame and a member of the LEC's 25th Anniversary All-Star Team, the E-Club Hall of Fame and the New England Basketball Hall of Fame.
Campers will have the opportunity to learn from current and former Sage Women's Basketball Players and Coaches as well as local high school and AAU coaches.
The cost for the camp is $50.00 per person prior to 9/23 and $60 after that date. Each participant will receive a camp t-shirt. Lunch options are available to bring a lunch or pizza, snacks and drinks will be available for purchase.
8:00 a.m. Gym Opens For Early Drop Off
9:00 a.m. Attendance and Announcements
9:15 a.m. Stretching
9:30 a.m. Ball Handling and Footwork Drills
9:50 a.m. Stations – Learn the fundamentals of the game (shooting, passing, rebounding, defense, etc.)
10:50 a.m. Water/Snack Break
11:00 a.m. Morning Games
12:45 p.m. Contest of the Day
1:00 p.m. Stations
2:00 p.m. Guard/Post Individual Instruction
1:45 p.m. Water/Snack Break
2:00 p.m. Afternoon Games
3:00 p.m. Individual Instruction
4:00 p.m. Dismissal
Please contact: Allison Coleman
Head Women's Basketball Coach
The Sage Colleges
Court at the Neff Athletic Center at 1 Canal Avenue Troy, NY 12180 (GPS directions).