May 11, 2012
DAVIS, Calif. - UC Davis Men's Basketball is offering several camps throughout June providing players the opportunity to learn from Aggie head coach and former NBA player Jim Les, his staff and members of the Aggie team.
Youth camps will be held from June 18-21 at The Pavilion on the UC Davis campus and feature two levels. The Blue Level is for ages 8-13 years old and will focus on fundamentals through a variety of drills and other instruction. The Gold Level is for ages 4-7 and emphasizes introductory skills for both boys and girls.
The Jim Les Shooting and Skills Academy is scheduled for June 20-21, also at The Pavilion, and is available for boys in the seventh through 12th grades. Coach Les, one of the NBA's top three-point shooters throughout his career, has designed a program that will provide individual attention to each player's shot mechanics along with other skills.
The UC Davis Team Camp, to be conducted during the evenings on June 18-19 at The Pavilion, is a competitive team camp available to varsity level teams. Enrollment is limited for the camp which will provide skill instruction along with games.
Complete details for all camps are available here. Questions can be directed to Mark Darnall, Director of Basketball Operations, at (530) 752-3501 (office), (530) 448-2321 (cell), or firstname.lastname@example.org.