Summer Camp

Morningside will host a boy's basketball individual day camp from Monday through Thursday, June 12-15, in the Rosen Verdoorn Sports Center.

The camp is for boys who will be in grades K-8 during the 2017-18 school year. Campers are grouped according to their age and ability levels. The morning session for grades K-4 will run from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The afternoon session for grades 5-8 will run from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The camp will feature instruction from Morningside men’s basketball head coach Jim Sykes as well as Mustang assistant coaches and players. The camp will include basketball instruction, contests, awards, and daily games. All campers will receive a camp T-shirt.

The registration fee is $100 per camper. Campers who register before June 1 will receive a $5 discount. A car pool rate of $80 per camper will apply to any group of three or more campers who travel together. 

Official registration will be Monday, June 12, at 8:30 a.m. for the morning session and noon for the afternoon session.

Sykes, a three-time Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Coach of the Year, is the camp director. Sykes has a career record of 277-151 for a .647 winning percentage in 14 seasons with the Mustangs for the most victories and the highest victory rate in Morningside history. He has led the Mustangs to seven 20-win seasons, five NAIA Division II National Tournament appearances, four GPAC regular season championships, and two GPAC Post-Season Tournament championships.

For additional information or to register, contact Morningside College men’s basketball assistant coach Anthony Elias at (712) 274-5372.

Click here for a camp brochure.

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