March 29, 2012
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
Dates for the 2012 Wyoming volleyball camps were released by Head Coach Carrie Yerty on Thursday.
For individuals, UW will host specialty positional camps on Wednesday, July 11th followed by a Buckaroo Camp and an Individual Skills Camp from July 12-14. A competitive team camp will be offered Sunday, July 29.
The individual camp runs from Thursday, July 12-Saturday, July 14. All campers must be entering at least 6th to 12th grade. The purpose is to develop the fundamental skills of volleyball. Campers will learn strategies of offense and defense as well as specific positional training. The cost for the individual camper is $350 which includes room and board or a $275 for a commuter camper which does not include room and board.
Buckaroo Camp also runs from Thursday, July 12-Saturday, July from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. It is for campers age 5-11 who will learn fundamentals and beginning skills of volleyball. This camp is for commuter campers only and the cost is $79.
The specialty camps are geared toward developing the specialized volleyball skills for setter, hitters and defensive specialists (libero). This camp will be on Wednesday, July 11, and runs from 1:30-3:30 and 5:30-7:30. All campers must be entering at least 6th to 12th grade. The cost is $100 resident or 75$ commuter and does include dinner.
This year, a Team Competition Camp will be offered on Sunday, July 29. The cost of the one day event is $109 per team. It will provide a tournament structure with a full day of competition and playing time, along with a coaching seminar conducted by the UW camp staff.
For more information or questions on the individual, buckaroo, specialty or team camps please contact Assistant Coach Vilis Ozols in the Wyoming volleyball office firstname.lastname@example.org or (307) 460-8583 or applications can be found on the UW website at www.wyomingathletics.com.