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Northwestern College to host sports camps

Thursday, February 9, 2012

2012 Boys Basketball Camp

Northwestern College and head men's basketball coach Kris Korver have announced the 2012 boys' basketball camp dates and times for the upcoming summer.

The first camp, for boys entering grades 5-9, will be from July 9-12, while the high school camp, for boys entering grades 9-12, will go from July 23-26. (Note: boys entering grade 9 have the option of going to either camp; contact Coach Korver if you have any questions about which camp to attend.)

Click on the following link to download the 2012 Boys Basketball Camp Brochure: http://www.nwcraiders.com/mbasketball. Mail the camp application and a $100 deposit (checks payable to Northwestern basketball camp) to:

Northwestern Basketball Camp

Northwestern College

208 8th Street SW

Orange City, Iowa 51041

For further information, contact Coach Korver at (712) 707-7280 or at kkorver@nwciowa.edu.

2012 Volleyball Camp

The 2012 Northwestern College volleyball camps will be held June 18 to 23 and July 30 to Aug. 3, while the team camps will be on July 27 and 28.

Head coach Kyle Van Den Bosch and members of his coaching staff, along with current Northwestern College players, will provide instruction in all of the skills of the game of volleyball.

Scrimmages and game experience, along with plenty of drills and individual instruction, will take place.

The following individual camps will be offered:

* High Performance Camp (June 21-22 or July 30-31): Grades 8-12

* Fundamental Camp (June 18-21 or Aug. 1-3): Grades 5-9

* Serving Camp (June 23 or August 3): Grades 5-8

* Advance Serving Camp (June 23 or August 3): Grades 9-12

* Setter/Hitter Camp (June 18-19): Grades 5-9

* Advanced Setter/Hitter Camp (June 20-21 or Aug. 2): Grades 8-12

* Advanced Defensive Camp (Aug. 1): Grades 8-12

* Team Camp: July 27-28

More information can be found online at http://www.raidersvolleyballcamps.com/.

2012 Track & Field Camp

Northwestern College will host a track and field camp on Saturday, March 10, for all high school athletes in grades 9-12 at the indoor track and field practice facility in the Rowenhorst Student Center. Nate Wolf, head track and field/cross country coach, will serve as the Camp Director, and will be assisted by Kyle Blankers (Assistant track and field coach) and Nick Fynaardt (Assistant Coach-Throwers).

The primary purpose of this camp is to provide high school track & field athletes with event-specific instruction in the sprints, hurdles, jumps, and throws. We will cover the basic principles of training in each event as well as proper technique and form drills. Our desire is to help athletes build a solid foundation in the technical aspects of their events for the upcoming track season.

There will be two sessions offered:

* Session 1: (Shot Put, Sprints, High Jump) 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

* Session 2: (Discus, Hurdles, Long Jump) 1 to 4 p.m.

Each athlete can register for up to ONE event per session (ie: session 1-sprints, session 2-hurdles). Spots for each event offered will be guaranteed to the first 15 athletes who register. Deadline to register is Friday, Feb. 24.

Download the registration form at the following link: http://www.nwcraiders.com/track

For more information, contact Kyle Blankers, assistant track and field coach, at:

kblanker@nwciowa.edu

712-707-7137 (office)

712-348-0990 (cell)



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