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2018 GIRLS SUMMER TRAINING (6 Sessions) - Coach Val Pyritz

$90 for all 6 sessions OR $15 per session

3rd-5th Grade:  11:00am-12:00pm 

6th-8th Grade: 1:45pm-2:45pm

 July 1th, 17th, 24th, 31st, August 7th, 14th

3rd - 8th Grade Girls




3rd-8th Grade: 5:00-6:00pm 

JUNE 18 - JUNE 20

Fundamental instruction, individual skill improvement, and group competitions are part of this camp’s activities. Focused on teaching girls to reach their ultimate potential, our skills sessions have the top coaches there to turn your game up to the next level! The goal is to have the young ladies walk away being a more confident, efficient, and versatile basketball player. Our experienced staff is committed to helping each player develop and improve her skills of the game in a challenging but fun atmosphere.

MONDAY Ball-handling, proper shooting form, and one-on one moves inside and outside will be the focus
TUESDAY Perimeter and post defense, proper way to steal, and rebounding will be the focus
WEDNESDAY Team fundamentals such as screen and roll, cuts, and passing will be the focus.  Plus Queen of the court, 3-3, shooting contests, and team play to end the Camp



5th-8th Grade: 6:00-7:30pm 

JULY 9 - JULY 11

Our Premier Position Camp is designed to challenge and prepare players for their basketball season through individual development and competition. This camp is geared towards players that wish to improve at their position. ALL Players will receive instruction on establishing post position, rebounding, individual moves, and post defense. ALL Players will be instructed on ball handling, passing, movement off the ball, setting and reading screens, and defense on the perimeter. Our players thrive on competition and skill development, which means we will focus on having fun in a structured, learning environment with lots of games!

Game leadership
Beating your defender
Improving foot speed
Explosive moves to the basket
Ball handling
Defending a quicker player
Movement without the ball

Low & high post shooting
Offensive positioning & pass receiving 
Corner-high post moves
Face-up & drop-step power moves
Improving rebounding & passing skills 
Getting open for passes
Ball handling


Val Pyritz
St. Louis University

Coach Val has over 20 years of coaching experience including 11 years as a high school coach. She spent 5 years as the Varsity Coach for Hinsdale South and has coached youth basketball for from HS Varsity at Hinsdale South and has 13 years of youth basketball coaching. During her high school career, Val was a 3 year starter at Downers Grove South where she was named All-Conference twice and was an honorable mention All-State selection. She continued her basketball career into college, where she played both D1 basketball and softball for Saint Louis University. She earned All-MCC Conference honors as a Senior in both basketball and softball. Val does an excellent job of developing girls into players through fundamentals.

Brittany Collier
Clarke University

Attended Oswego High School and was a 4 year letter winner. Graduated in 2010. Attended Clarke University from 2010-2013. Team second leading scorer and leader in assist and steals from 2010-2012. Freshmen of the year award in 2010 and all conference honorable mention the next two seasons. Transferred to and graduated from University of Dubuque. Team captain on both college teams. Experience: In college helped run many different camps for kids in the Dubuque community. Motto: Offense sells tickets defense wins games. Very defensive minded and oriented. I like to help build character not only on the basketball court but in life as well.