By Bill Tamburrino
Ramona High School varsity boys basketball coach David Reichner will conduct several basketball camps for youths this summer.
Reichner will present a camp from June 18-21 for players ages 12-18. Instruction will begin at 9 a.m. and will continue until 4:30 pm. Individuals and teams are invited to attend.
From June 25-28, Reichner and his staff will conduct a camp for players between the ages of six and 11, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Campers are welcome to stay until 5 p.m.
Participants will receive a camp T-shirt and plaques and trophies will be awarded. Pizza, subs and drinks will be sold for those who do not bring a meal during camp hours.
The discounted pre-registration camp fee is $210 per athlete and $310 per family. Cost at the door is $250 per athlete and $350 per family. Team discounts are also offered.
Reichner will also host a Pat Miller UCANSHOOT Clinic on Friday, June 22, at 9 a.m. for boys and girls in grades 6-12. The cost is $20. Pre-registered and paid participants of the Ramona Basketball Camps are free.
The UCANSHOOT clinic will be a three-hour, hands-on lecture on the mechanics of shooting. It includes Miller’s five simple drills to a fluid successful shot. Campers will receive a practice manual.
Miller’s camps receive high endorsements from coaches and players including Coach Tom Izzo of Michigan State, Coach Chuck Daly of the NBA Dream Team and Earvin “Magic” Johnson.
All camps will be held in the Ramona High School gym, 1401 Hanson Lane.
More information on all camps, including registration forms, is available at www.ramonabulldogbasketball.com or contact Coach David Reichner at 408-438-6867 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.