Eureka College hosts basketball camp

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Third-year Eureka College women's basketball head coach and 2012 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Coach of the Year Taren Martin will host the Eureka College Women's Basketball 2012 Winter Girls Basketball Camp at 1 p.m. Dec. 15 inside the Reagan Center on the campus of Eureka College. Girls in kindergarten through eighth grade are welcome to attend the camp.

This camp is designed to help individuals improve their current basketball skills and teaching the fundamentals of the game. Campers will enhance their shooting, ball-handling and passing, rebounding, agility, defense and knowledge of the game in a fun atmosphere. Additionally, campers will play games, station work, and get one-on-one instruction from Martin along with her assistant coaching staff and current Eureka women's basketball players.

Girls currently in kindergarten through eighth grade are welcome to attend the camp. The cost is $30 for each camper. If campers sign up with a sister, the cost is $25 for each sibling. Registration will begin at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 15 in the main lobby of the Reagan Center with camp activities from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. All campers will receive a T-shirt, snack, and autograph session with the Eureka women's basketball team.

Registration forms are available at or by contacting Martin at 467-6865. Registration forms should mailed to Martin at 300 East College Avenue, Eureka, Illinois 61530, and are due by Friday, Nov. 30. Checks should be made payable to Eureka College Womens' Basketball. Walk-ins are welcome on the day of the camp.