Summer Volleyball Skills Camp

Four day volleyball camp led by Matt Demming of Metro State University Volleyball!

Camp Features:

  • Open to 3rd – 10th grade girls and 3rd - 8th grade boys, beginner to intermediate skill level
  • Session 1: play on a smaller net with volley lite balls and a "short court"
  • Daily fundamentals and skill work include serving, setting, hitting, footwork and positioning
  • Players are divided up into teams based on age and skill level
  • 1:8 coach to camper ratio
  • Camp wide tournament on the last day
  • Campers will win at least one prize with the opportunity to fundraiser and earn prizes through the Serving Pledge
  • **Format could change based on city and state guidelines

Focused Skill work

  • Passing: Footwork, ready position, partner pass, self pass, standing movement
  • Serving: Stance, contact, underhand/hand hit for younger ages, progressing to overhand/toss serve as skill level dictates (jump serve for advanced players only)
  • Setting: Hand placement, ready position, follow through partner pass
  • Hitting: Approach, arm setup, straight and timed hitting
  • Defense: Ready position, transition footwork, digging, reading your teammates
  • Rotations: Basics taught to prepare for camp tournament
  • Games each day to emphasis skills in a fun setting ( battle ship, around the world, starfish, staying alive, stack and more)
  • Match play : short court (younger age groups) - apply daily skills to a team setting

*Various drills and techniques will be adjusted based on camper session and skill level

Dates and Times:

June 22nd - 25th
Session 1: SOLD OUT | 9 am  - 12 pm | 3rd – 6th graders
*lower nets and volley lites will be used
Session 2: SOLD OUT | 9 am – 12 pm | 6th – 10th graders
Session 3: SOLD OUT | 1 pm - 4 pm | 6th – 10th graders
**6th graders can choose sessions, more experienced players should come to session 2 or 3

Location:

Gold Crown Field House
150 S. Harlan St. Lakewood, CO 80226

Registration Fee:

$150/participant
Buddy Pass: SOLD OUT, individual registration only

Registration Deadline:

June 21st, sessions may close early due to capacity

Presented by:

PREPARING KIDS FOR THE GAME OF LIFE