KCC basketball camps for boys and girls start April 8

Ben Reed, head men's basketball coach at KCC, leads a basketball camp for kids in the Miller Gym.

Kellogg Community College’s men’s basketball team will lead a set of Skills & Drills Basketball Camps for boys and girls on three consecutive Sundays beginning April 8.

The camps will be led by players from KCC’s men’s basketball team and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Ben Reed and will be held at the Battle Creek Central Fieldhouse, 162 Champion St., Battle Creek. The camps will run in two sessions, with separate camps for youth ages 8 through 11 and youth ages 12 through 15.

Each camp costs $45 and will run on April 8, 15 and 22. The camp for ages 8 through 11 will run from 2 to 4 p.m.; the camp for ages 12 through 15 will run from 5 to 7 p.m.

Camp activities will focus on the fundamentals of basketball and include instruction in drills including shooting, dribbling and passing in addition to competitive games and contests. Campers should come dressed to play and bring a water bottle.

Additional camps will be held May 6 through 20 and June 25 through 28. Information about all KCC sports camps for youth is available online at www.kellogg.edu/sportscamps.


Registration for KCC’s Skills & Drills Basketball Camps is open until the day of each session and can be completed:

  • Online by visiting www.kellogg.edu/sportscamps.
  • By phone by calling KCC’s Lifelong Learning Department at 269-965-4134 and registering with a credit or debit card.
  • In person at the Lifelong Learning office in suite 305 of the Lane-Thomas Building on KCC’s North Avenue campus in Battle Creek.

Camp fees include a camp T-shirt for each participant.

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