April 18 – HIRAM, Ohio – The Hiram College men's basketball team has announced a pair of upcoming camps for the summer of 2017, including their 2017 Team Shootout, as well as the Little Terriers Basketball Camp.
Both camps, which will take place in the month of June, will be held at the Coleman Center on the Hiram College campus. The Team Shootout is scheduled to take place on June 3, while the "Little Terriers" camp is set for June 12-15.
The restructured team shootout is for high school teams wishing to participate in a competitive and fast-paced atmosphere. Teams are encouraged to bring both varsity and junior varsity squads.
During the event, teams are guaranteed six, 18-minute games that will take place on one of Hiram's seven indoor courts. Two officials will be assigned per game, and official game rules will be explained prior to the start of competition.
After all of the games are completed, teams will compete in a seeded tournament. Each round will have an abbreviated schedule with the length of games listed, below.
Round One – 200 seconds (3:20)
Round Two – 300 seconds (5:00)
Round Three – 400 seconds (6:40)
Championship Round – 500 seconds (8:20)
Prices are set at $240 per team, with a cost of $440 being applied to those bringing both varsity and junior varsity squads. A $100, non-refundable, deposit is to be made with the submission of a registration form no later than Monday, May 29.
The "Little Terriers" basketball camp will be held from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. from June 12 through June 15. The camp will feature daily schedules that are designed to help younger players understand the basics of the game of basketball.
The camp will be held for boys and girls, ages 8-13, for players of all skill levels. The Hiram staff is dedicated to providing a fun-filled environment that focuses on building fundamentals.
Throughout the days, players will get to experience individual skill stations, league games, daily shooting competitions and contests, as well as 3-on-3 and 5-on-5 play.
Price for the "Little Terriers" camp is $150 per individual, with a discount of $50 being provided to families with more than one camper. Each camper will be provided with a free t-shirt, while the first 25 players to register will receive a free basketball.
Deadline to register for the camp is Tuesday, May 30. The registration form below can be sent, with cash or check to:
P.O. Box 1777
Hiram, Ohio 44234