Learn more about Gross Catholic's athletic and extra-curricular activities through our summer camps. These camps are designed to provide fun activities and enrichment learning for elementary school-aged children. Here's what we've got planned for you this summer!
The registration fee for each camp is $50 (the combination girls basketball & soccer camp is $90). Fee includes instruction, t-shirt, and awards. Pre-registration is required 10 days prior to the camp. Some camps have limited enrollment, so sign up early!
Monday, June 10 & Tuesday, June 11, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
This camp is open to any boy entering 4th through 9th grade in the fall 2013.
This FULL-day baseball clinic will cover all aspects of the game including catching, hitting, pitching, and defense. Participants should bring their own glove and bat. There will be a lunch break; campers should bring a sack lunch – drinks will be provided. Gross Catholic baseball coaches and local college players as well as Gross Catholic players will conduct this camp. Register!
BOYS BASKETBALL CAMP
Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 6, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
This camp is open to any boy entering 4th through 9th grade in the fall of 2013. Register!
BOYS LI'L COUGARS BASKETBALL CAMP
Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 6, 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
This camp is open to any boy entering K through 3rd grade in the fall of 2013. Register!
GIRLS BASKETBALL CAMP
Tuesday, May 28 - Friday, May 31, 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
This camp is open to any girl going into 1st through 9th grade in the fall of 2013.
The purpose of these camps is to develop basketball fundamentals. Individual and group instruction will be given in these areas: Shooting – Passing – Dribbling – Rebounding - One-on-one Moves – Footwork. Awards will be given for Free Throw Champ, Hustle Awards, One-on-one Champ, and Outstanding Defensive Player. Gross Catholic basketball coaches, local college players, and special speakers from area schools will conduct the camp.
*See discount for girls attending both basketball and soccer camps. Register!
COMBINATION GIRLS BASKETBALL / SOCCER CAMP
Tuesday, May 28 - Friday, May 31, 8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
This camp is open to any girl going into 1st through 9th grade in the fall of 2013.
Girls can attend both basketball and soccer camp on the same day. Basketball will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Soccer camp will be held from 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
*The cost to attend both camps is discounted to $90.00. Register!
Monday, June 17 - Wednesday, June 19,9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
This camp is open to any girl going into 1st through 8th grade in the fall of 2013.
This 3 day camp will teach girls new cheers and a cheer/dance routine. Girls will learn proper technique in arm motions and jumps. Register!
Thursday, June 13 - Friday, June 14, 8:00 a. m. – 12:00 p.m.
This camp is for boys entering 3rd through 8th grade in the fall of 2013.
This football camp will cover all aspects of the game including fundamentals by offensive and defensive positions. Fundamentals taught will include the mechanics of throwing and catching a football, footwork technique used in line play and much, much more. Participants will also be instructed in proper stretching techniques and correct running form as well as being tested in a 40 yd dash, vertical jump and agility run. Register!
GIRLS GOLF CAMP
Monday, July 8 & Tuesday July 9, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
This camp is for girls entering 7th through 12th grade in the fall of 2013.
This camp will be held at Eagle Hills Golf Course. Girls must bring their own clubs.
Campers will get instruction on swing, putting, chipping, rules and course management. Register!
Monday, June 3 - Wednesday, June 5, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (4 - 6 grade), 1:00 p.m. - 3 p.m. (7 - 8 grade)
This camp is open to any boy or girl entering 4ththrough 8th grade in the fall 2013.
This camp is clay everyday!! Campers will create slap pots, coil pots, wheel pots and sculptures. Campers need to wear clothing they can get dirty in and need to bring a large box or laundry basket to hold their projects. Most projects will be picked up the following week. This camp is limited to 25 campers per class and will be held in the Gross Catholic art studio. Register!
BOYS SOCCER CAMP
Monday, June 24 - Wednesday, June 26, 6:30p.m.– 8:00 p.m.
This camp is for boys entering 1st through 9th grade in the fall of 2013.
The curriculum of this camp will feature the soccer skills of passing, dribbling, and shooting in many small sided games and group tactics. This camp is a fun environment for any aspiring young soccer player or seasoned player. The camp coaching staff will consist of Gross Catholic High School Coaches and players as well as local club coaches. Register!
GIRLS SOCCER CAMP
Tuesday, May 28 – Friday, May 31, 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
This camp is for girls entering 1st through 9th grade in the fall of 2013.
This clinic will cover the basic skills that players need to be successful. The topics of passing, dribbling, receiving, and shooting will be covered in a dynamic format that is proven to help each player progress. Participants should wear shorts, a T-shirt, proper footwear and shin guards and they should bring their own water jug. We will have size 5 balls, but campers should bring their own smaller ball, if needed. The camp coaching staff consists of Coach Jim Homan (US Soccer "A" License), Coach Kim Matzen, Coach Maggie Monzingo, as well as current and former Gross Catholic Soccer Players.
*See discount for girls attending both basketball & soccer camp. Register!
SPORTS CONDITIONING CAMP (Cost $85.00 for six week session)
June 18 - July 25 (Tuesday & Thursdays), 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
This camp is open to any girl or boy entering 7th & 8th grade in the fall 2013. Participates will be instructed in strength, agility, speed, nutrition and functional movement training by a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist to improve athletic performance. This camp will meet in the weight room. The entrance is the lower door south of the commons entrance (next to the garage doors). Register!
BOYS TENNIS CAMP
Tuesday, June 18 – Thursday, June 20, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
This camp is open to any boy entering grades 6 through 9 in the fall of 2013.
This camp is designed to help players build the skills needed to prepare for high school tennis. Students will participate in drills and singles and doubles matches with an emphasis on instruction, participation and skill development. Gross Catholic tennis coaches and players will conduct the camp. This camp will be held at Aspen Park at 53rd & Aspen Drive in Bellevue. Register!
GIRLS TENNIS CAMP
Tuesday, June 25 – Thursday, June 27, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
This camp is open to any girl entering grades 4 through 9 in the fall of 2013.
This camp is designed to help players build the skills needed to prepare for high school tennis. Students will participate in drills and singles and doubles matches with an emphasis on instruction, participation and skill development. Gross Catholic tennis coaches and players will conduct the camp. This camp will be held at Aspen Park at 53rd & Aspen Dr in Bellevue NE. Register!
Monday, June 10 - Wednesday, June 12 , 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
This camp is open to any girl entering grades 4 through 8 in the fall 2013
This camp will focus on volleyball fundamentals with an emphasis on ball control in passing, serving, hitting, and setting. Competition drills will be included as well as team competition. Girls will be grouped according to skill level. Gross Catholic volleyball coaches and players will conduct the above camps. Register!
Wednesday, June 5 – Friday, June 7, Novice (1-3 years experience), 9:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Advanced, 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
This camp is open to any boy entering 1st through 12th grade in the fall 2013.
This camp will focus on fundamentals in all areas of wrestling - takedowns, top and bottom. Each session will consist of instruction, drilling, and live wrestling. Participants should wear wrestling shoes or non-street tennis shoes, t-shirts and shorts without pockets; participants should also bring running shoes and water. Gross Catholic wrestling coaches and former high school and college wrestlers will also provide instruction at this camp. Register!
FRESHMEN 6-WEEK STRENGTH TRAINING AND CONDITIONING CAMP
June 17 - July 25
For registered incoming Gross Catholic freshmen boys and girls only.
Strength training and conditioning camp will run June 17 - July 25 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays for six consecutive weeks. Each session is limited to 16 students.
SESSION A: 9:30 - 10:30 AM
SESSION B: 10:30 - 11:30 AM
SESSION C: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
SESSION D: 12:30 - 1:30 PM Register!