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Nike basketball camp returning to Ironton

Published 1:50am Thursday, June 12, 2014

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Nike is coming back to Ironton High School.

Matt Wilson — Nike basketball training specialist — will return to Ironton July 7-11 to conduct the Nike Basketball Camp at the Conley Center.

The camp is open to boys ages 9-17. Campers will receive 23 hours of skill instruction from Nike trainers and coaches along with an official Nike camp T-shirt, Nike certificate and lots of Nike prizes.

The camp focuses on developing and refining players’ fundamental basketball skills in order to be a complete player.

Daily emphasis is on individual skill and fundamental development, in-depth discussions of basketball principles, styles of play and tendencies, competitive but fun 1-on-1, 2-on-2 and 3-on-3 tournaments.

Space is very limited. Fee is $225. To register or for more information, contact 1-800-NIKE-CAMP, USSportsCamps.com/basketball, NIKEHOOPCAMPSWV@GMAIL.COM or Wilson at (304) 633-6637.

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