The Westminster College Department of Athletics annually sponsors several summer sports camps for area youths on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. General inquiries about camps can be made by calling the main athletic department switchboard at (724) 946-7307 or by email.
The Titan Sports Experience is a daily program for children entering grades K-10 that introduces campers to the fundamentals of an action-packed lineup of activities. The day consists of age-appropriate, skill-based instruction as well as recreational games. The program promotes sportsmanship, leadership, teamwork and self-confidence while introducing the campers to activities such as canoeing, soccer, swimming, basketball, deck hockey, baseball/softball, flag football, hiking, tennis, track and field, and more. Best of all, YOU the camper, get to choose the activities you would like to participate in. An experienced coaching staff continually offers a helping hand to give campers the confidence needed to enjoy and succeed in all the activities. Campers also receive instruction through a series of special guest appearances by college coaches, high school coaches, and other great special guest in the fields of sports and fitness.
For more information about the Titan Sports Experience or to register, contact:
Basketball Camp dates for 2015 are:
October 25 (2–4 p.m.): Fall Kids Basketball Camp
Open to boys and girls grades 3–8
Complete skill training and development for ball handling, shooting, passing and defense. Also includes speed, quickness and agility training. All groups are skill and age divided to ensure your skill level is being addressed. Current WC basketball coaching staff and current WC basketball players will conduct all training and supervise all players.
For more information about the Titan basketball camp or to register, contact:
Coach Kevin Siroki
(Featuring Instruction from Dan "Bad Rad" Radakovich).
The cost of the 7-on-7 camp is $250 per team.The cost includes a camp T-shirt for all members. A trophy will be awarded to the winning team.
The cost for the OL/DL camp is $35 per camper. The cost includes a camp T-shirt.
Tentative Camp Schedule:
9 a.m. - Registration 10 a.m. - Coaches Introduction
10:15 a.m. - Round Robin Play Begins for 7-on-7 and Practice #1 for OL/DL Camp
12:00 p.m. - Lunch for OL/DL Camp
1:15 p.m. - Practice #2 for OL/DL Camp
2:15 p.m. - 7-on-7 Single Elimination Tournament Begins
4:00 p.m. - OL/DL Camp Conclusion
6:00 p.m. - 7-on-7 Camp Conclusion
For more information, contact Colyn Haugh via phone, 814-330-5072, and by e-mail, email@example.com.
The Titan Pole Vault Camp is designed to improve vaulters of all ability levels, from beginner to elite. So if you have never vaulted or if you're a seasoned veteran this is the camp for you to learn and improve!
Camp dates for Winter 2015 are:
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Clinic will run from 3 – 7 p.m.
For information about the Titan Pole Vault Camp, or to register, contact:
Coach Bradi Rhoades
The Titan Swimming & Diving Camps take place during three weeks annually at the Westminster Natatorium for boys and girls ages seven and up, and are led by Westminster men's and women's swimming head coach Rob Klamut and assistant coach Pat Smith.
Camp dates for 2015 are:
June 14-18 - Stroke Development and Towering Titan (Ages 10+)
June 21-25 - Towering Titan (Grades 7+)
June 27 - Cram Jam (Ages 8+)
June 29-July 2 - Day Camp (Ages 8+)
July 5-8 - Diving Camp (Cancelled)
For more information about the Titan Swimming & Diving Camps or to register, contact:
Coach Rob Klamut
Diving Camp Director Heath Calhoun
The camp is open to all boys and girls ages 10-18. The Little Titan Camp is for boys and girls ages 5-9. Team and individual camp times from July 26-30 are 7 a.m.-11 p.m. (residential) and 9 a.m.-8 p.m. (commuter). For Little Titan Camp, times from July 27-30 are 4-6 p.m. (commuter only). Cost is $350 per resident camper, $300 per commuter camper and $50 per Little Titan camper.
WHEN: June 20, 2015
GRADES: Rising 9th graders through 12th graders
LOCATION: Harold Burry Stadium, Westminster College
COST: $60 Make checks payable to Westminster College Soccer
SIGN UPS: Participants are urged to register with an application form as soon as possible. Applications and payment should be sent to the address listed at the end of this page.
CAMP PHILOSOPHY: To develop and prepare players for the physical, mental and emotional requirements of the collegiate game.
CAMP PURPOSE: To refine technique for greater proficiency in game situations, to develop critical thinkers who adapt to changing scenarios, and to hone skills essential to both individual and team play. Players are also exposed to the Westminster College coaching staff and campus. (Click here for PDF of registration form)
For additional questions, contact Head Coach Girish Thakar:
Phone: 724-946-7316 (office)
For more information about the Titan Softball Clinic or to register, contact:
Coach Jan Reddinger
July 12: Registration • 1 - 1:45 p.m.
Camp starts at 2 p.m.
Camp concludes at 3 p.m.
July 16: Setting • 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Instruction will focus on setting skills such as footwork, point of contact and release, set placement, and running an offense. ($40)
July 16: Hitting • 1 to 4 p.m.
Instruction will focus on hitting skills such as approach footwork, arm swing, and different types of attacks. ($40)
July 17: Defense • 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Instruction will focus on defensive skill technique such as footwork, passing platform, and emergency skills. ($40)
July 17: Tiny Titans • 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
(2nd–6th grade) - Introduction to volleyball. Fundamental Skill Technique – Serving, Passing, Setting. ($25)
July 17: Serving • 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Instruction will focus on serving techniques and skills. ($20)
For more information, contact head coach Tammy Swearingen via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 724-946-7320.