The Francis Marion University men's basketball program will sponsor several 2012 summer camps starting in the month of June.
Three sessions of the "Four Great Days of Summer" Basketball Camp will be held June 18-21, June 26-29, and July 23-26 for boys in grades two through 10. The 2012 Pee Dee Team Basketball Camp and Shootout will take place June 14-16.
The Summer Elite Camp set for July 27-28 has been CANCELED.
The four-day Individual Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost of the camp is $150 for one session. The fee does not include lunch. A special discounted price of $250 is available for campers who wish to attend two sessions, and $300 for those attending all three sessions.
The camp is designed to provide fundamental instruction in all phases of the game.For the team camp, squads are guaranteed six games and will compete in a double-elimination tournament on the final day of the camp. The cost of the camp is $475 per team ($425 for a second team) and $80 per player for two nights on-campus lodging and six meals (for those interested).
The team camp will be divided into varsity and junior varsity competitions.
All campers will receive a T-shirt.
FMU head coach Gary Edwards will direct the camps. He recently completed his sixth season at Francis Marion, a season that saw the Patriots post a fourth consecutive winning record. He has coached at both the NCAA Division I and II levels and has recorded 476 career wins in 28 seasons.
For more information, contact the FMU men's basketball office at 843-661-1247 or 843-661-4626.