KCC student-athletes hosting basketball camp for youth in Battle Creek

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

Kellogg Community College’s popular series of Skills & Drills Basketball Camps for youth will continue with a session running for four Sundays starting Sept. 10 in Battle Creek.

The camp will be led by players from KCC’s men’s basketball team and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Ben Reed and will be held Sept. 10, 17, 24 and Oct. 1, at the Battle Creek Central Fieldhouse, 162 Champion St., Battle Creek.

The camp will include separate sessions for different age groups, including a session for youth ages 7 through 11 from 2 to 4 p.m. and a session for youth ages 12 through 16 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.


Registration for KCC’s Skills & Drills Basketball Camp is $60 and is open until the first day of camp. Sign up can be completed entirely online at www.kccbruinyouth.com/basketball-camp.cfm or can be completed:

  • 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 room 102 of the Ohm Information Technology Center on KCC’s North Avenue campus in Battle Creek.

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

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