Upward Stars Nashville

2020 Summer Camps
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STARS BASKETBALL: 2020 SUMMER CAMPS

STARS Basketball Club is excited to offer THREE camp formats this summer!

Offerings include:

FUNDAMENTALS CAMP (offered 3 times)

SHOOTING CAMP (offered twice)

ADVANCED PLAYER CAMP (offered twice)

Please see the below "info. capsules" for each camp offering below!

(NOTE: Grade based on "rising grade or 2020-21 academic year")

Things to Know:

  • Each camper will receive a Performance T-Shirt. Each camp will have a UNIQUE shirt - attend all three camp formats, receive three different shirts (color& design)
  • Camps target different types of players (*target market provided in "info. capsules" below); STARS' definitions:
    • Beginner (player just learning the game; 1-2 years experience in rec. leagues)
    • Intermediate (player with 3+ years experience in rec. leagues)
    • Advanced (middle school basketball and/or club basketball player that aspires to play high school hoops and possibly beyond (i.e. - The SERIOUS player)
  • The camper/coach ratio, for each camp format, will be: 8/1
  • Save $15 on each camp when registering at least 2 weeks early
  • Drop-Off: Campers can be dropped off 30 minutes prior to camp start time
  • Pick-Up: Campers can be picked up 15 minutes after clinic ending time
  • Snacks, or lunch for full day campers, will NOT be provided.

FUNDAMENTALS CAMPS (BOYS & GIRLS: 2ND - 8TH Grade)

  • Target Market: This camp targets the general basketball population (from beginner to advanced)
  • Camp Structure/Focus Points:
    • Fundamental Station Work (Shooting, Ball Handling, Dribbling, Defense/Rebounding, Footwork)
    • Team Competitions (Shooting, Dribbling, etc.)
    • Individual Competition: 1 ON 1; HOT SHOT; GOTCHA
    • Group Teaching/Basketball IQ (Offensive Concepts / Defensive Concepts / Thinking the Game)
  • Dates/Location/Price:
    • July 20th - July 22nd (Alliance Training Center: 1850 General George Patton Drive, Franklin)
      • Half Day ONLY (9:00 a.m. to Noon) - $135 ($120 if registered by 7/6)

SHOOTING CAMPS (BOYS & GIRLS: 4TH - 8TH Grade)

  • Target Market: This camp targets the intermediate to advanced player
  • Camp Structure/Focus Points:
    • SHOOTING Station Work: Footwork, Catch and Shoot; Shooting Off The Dribble; Finishing Moves; Using Ball Screens; Fakes/Weapons; Creating Space w/the Dribble
    • Mental Toughness/Shooter Confidence
    • Shot Selection (Defining a GOOD Shot)
    • Shot Preparation, Shot Accuracy, and Shot Speed
    • Shooting Competitions
  • Dates/Location/Price:
    • July 15th - July 17th (Alliance Training Center: 1850 General George Patton Drive, Franklin)
      • 9:00 a.m. to Noon - $135 ($120 if registered by 7/1)

ADVANCED PLAYER CAMPS (BOYS & GIRLS: 5TH - 8TH Grade)

  • Target Market: This camp targets the ADVANCED player
  • Camp Structure/Focus Points:
    • Footwork (Creating Space; Beating Defenders; Escaping Pressure/Traps)
    • Attacking the Paint / Finishing Moves
    • Handle Building Series (Dangerous with the Ball!)
    • Using Screens (Ball Screens and Away from the Ball)
    • DEFENSE (Deflector/Disrupter/Attitude)
    • Shooting (Catch & Shoot, Off the Dribble; Off Screens; Shot Fakes; Creating Separation)
    • Sharpening the Intangibles
  • Dates/Location/Price:
    • July 27th - June 29th (Alliance Training Center: 1850 General George Patton Drive, Franklin)
      • 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. - $155 ($140 if registered by 7/13)