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Mountaineers to Host VB Team Camp

July 1, 2016

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  – West Virginia University volleyball coach Reed Sunahara and staff have announced several camp options and dates to be offered in the summer of 2016. The coaching staff will offer five camps in Morgantown, as well as an option for satellite camps.

The Mountaineer Academy will be take place June 13-15 and is open to any and all entrants in third through 12th grades. The camp will focus on introducing and reinforcing the fundamentals of the sport.

The Elite Camp will be open to players in ninth through 12th grade and is offered July 8-10. It offers the highest level of training to experienced players and is designed to expose campers to collegiate training with emphasis on skills, systems, strategy and leadership. Both commuter and overnight options are available.

Academy Sessions will take place July 11-13 for campers entering ninth through 12th grades. Three sessions will be offered at various times of the day, with players have the option to sign up for one, two of three sessions. The All-Skills Academy (8:30 a.m. – Noon) will focus on introducing the fundamentals of volleyball. Players in the Attacking Academy (1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.) introduces techniques and mechanics that will improve timing, power, speed and range. The Setting Academy (5 p.m. – 8 p.m.) will focus on developing technique, movement and decision making in order to enhance consistency and accuracy.

The Intermediate Camp will be offered July 15-17 and is targeted to players entering ninth through 12th grades. It is dedicated to skill development, game strategy and competition. Both commuter and overnight options are available.

The Mountaineer coaching staff will host a Team Camp July 18-20 for teams with athletes entering ninth through 12th grade. Teams will be assigned a WVU camp coach who will be responsible for leading training in all fundamental and system instruction. Both overnight and commuter options are available.

For coaches interested in hosting camps at their home gyms, the WVU staff is open to hosting satellite camps. Contact Assistant Coach Jojit Coronel at Jojit.coronel@mail.wvu.edu.

For more information or to register, visit WVUsports.com/camps.cfm.

2016 WVU Volleyball Camps

Camps Date Location Grades Commuter Cost Overnight Cost
Mountaineer Academy June 13-15 Morgantown, W.Va.  3rd-12th $115
Elite Camp July 8-10 Morgantown, W.Va. 9th-12th $275 $350
Academy Sessions  July 11-13 Morgantown, W.Va.  3rd-12th  1 – $115
All-Skills Academy 8:30 a.m. – Noon 2 – $205
Attacking Academy 1:30-4 p.m. 3 – $295
Setting Academy 5-8 p.m.
Intermediate Camp July 15-17 Morgantown, W.Va.  9th-12th $275 $350
Team Camp July 18-20 Morgantown, W.Va. 9th-12th $375 $350
Satellite Camps TBA Please Inquire TBA Please Inquire

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