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Darlington School: Private Boarding School in Rome, GA
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Boys Basketball Camp

Boys Basketball Camp

Kindergarten boys through rising 8th graders are invited to hone their basketball skills at Darlington this summer. Our varsity and junior varsity coaches, assisted by high school and college players, drive home fundamental skills—shooting, dribbling, passing, rebounding and defending.

Campers will be given individual attention in station drills stressing critical fundamentals and competitive advantages. Each child will get to compete daily in shooting, skills, and team play. Learn how to work hard and encourage teammates, while enjoying competition—a winning combination that enhances your self-esteem and makes you a successful player.

  • Fundamentals of dribbling, passing, and shooting
  • Proper positioning for defensive play
  • The importance of player positioning on the basketball court
  • Breakdown of guard and post play offensively and defensively
  • T-Shirt and Basketball Provided

Note: Lunch will be available if you are participating in a morning camp.

About the director

Nathan West is Darlington's assistant athletic director and head boys' basketball coach. After taking the helm of the basketball program, Darlington has produced back to back playoff appearances, including a visit to the sweet 16.  This past season the Tigers won 20 games; a first in over 10 years.  A native from Anniston, Ala., Coach West has a decade of experience coaching at the high school and collegiate levels. Coach West came to Darlington from Franklin County School in Eastpoint, Fla. In just two season, he turned the program around, winning District and Regional Championships and making a Final Four appearance; the first time in 10 years. He also spent four years at Iowa Central Community College, where he produced several All-Conference players and two All-Americans, including one all-time leading scorer and Junior College National Player of the Year. 

Contact:

Nathan West
nwest@darlingtonschool.org
(706) 378-3700

Dates:

June 6 – 9
1–4 p.m.

Cost:

$100

Location:

Darlington School
1014 Cave Spring Road
Rome, GA 30161