Owens Community College hosts Mitchell-Jackson Youth Basketball Camp, July 19-22
PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP: Area youth will have the opportunity to learn about the fundamentals of basketball and life lessons as basketball stars Todd Mitchell and Jim Jackson host their annual basketball camp at Owens Community College, Monday-Thursday, July 19-22, 2010. This marks the fourth year that the annual basketball camp is being held at Owens Community College.
The four-day youth basketball camp runs from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the College’s Student Health and Activities Center on the Toledo-area Campus. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township.
Camp instructors for the four-day event will include college and professional basketball standouts Mitchell and Jackson, as well as area high school coaches and current and former collegiate basketball players. Boys and girls entering grades 5-12 will receive instruction on various basketball skills, highlighted by ball handling, passing, shooting, defense, and rebounding.
Additionally, participants will learn about teamwork, eating healthy and making the right decisions in life. Attendees will also be evaluated on their skill level and compete in games and a variety of contests.
The camp registration fee is $100 per participant and space is limited. Lunch is provided daily. For more information, call (419) 491-0704 or (419) 340-1303.