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UMFK Bengal soccer and basketball camps offered this summer

April 29, 2010

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The University of Maine at Fort Kent Athletic department will offer a week-long day co-ed soccer camp and a girls and boys basketball camp this summer. Registration is open to children entering kindergarten through eighth grades.

 
The Bengal co-ed soccer camp will be held from Monday, June 28 through Thursday, July 1. Daily soccer sessions will be split into age groups with the kindergarten through grade two in the morning session from 9 to 10:30 a.m. The cost of the camp is $40 per camper. Grades three through eight will attend the session from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The cost is $55 per camper.  
 
The Bengal basketball camp for girls is scheduled for Monday, July 5 through Thursday, July 8 and the boys are scheduled for Monday, July 12 through Thursday, July 15. 
 
Daily times for the basketball sessions for kindergarten through grade eight will be from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. The cost is $60 per camper.
 
In-depth and individualized instruction in an extremely competitive, fun environment will be offered during both camps.
 
For more information on the boy’s basketball camp, contact Eric Werntgen at (207) 834-7828 or at werntgen@maine.edu and for the girl’s basketball camp or co-ed soccer camp, contact Lucas Levesque at (207) 834-7876 or lucas.levesque@maine.edu
 
Both camps will feature experienced college and high school coaches and players who will work closely with campers, stressing fundamentals and improvement of skills. Guest lectures, demonstrations, contests, and games will round out the week-long camp.
 
The camps continue to be popular with local residents as well as visitors who spend their  summers in the Valley.  
 
To reserve a spot or for more information regarding the summer camps call toll-free at 1-888-879-8635, ext. 7828 or on the UMFK website at: https://athletics.umfk.edu/camps/basketball/ for the basketball camp or https://athletics.umfk.edu/camps/soccer/ for the soccer camp.