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2009 Duquesne Volleyball Camp Dates Announced
Coach Steve Opperman's 2009 Dukes Volleyball Camps will be held in July
 
Coach Steve Opperman's 2009 Dukes Volleyball Camps will be held in July
 

Feb. 20, 2009

PITTSBURGH - Duquesne head volleyball coach Steve Opperman will be hosting four camps this summer. Registration forms are available on the main volleyball page or by clicking here.

Below is a short description of each camp. If you have any additional questions, contact the Dukes' assistant coach Gini Ullery at (412) 396-5237 or e-mail at ulleryv@duq.edu. To register for a camp, please fill out a registration form and return it to:
Duquesne University Volleyball Camp
A.J. Palumbo Center
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282

CAMP FORMATS
Hitter Camp
When: Friday, July 17
Where: A.J. Palumbo Center
Times: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Ages: rising 6th – 12th graders
Price: $70 per camper
This camp is designed for the hitter who wants to excel in the area of attacking the ball. The camp will focus on the technical areas of hitting including arm swing, footwork, transition, court movement, swing hitting, and tempo sets. Campers are encouraged to bring their own lunch, as this service will not be provided.

Setter Camp
When: Saturday, July 18
Where: A.J. Palumbo Center
Time: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Ages: rising 6th – 12th graders
Price: $70 per camper
The setter camp is designed to help develop setters in many areas of the game. The camp will focus on hand positioning, footwork patterns, transition, attacking, setting strategies, and tempo sets. Campers are encouraged to bring their own lunch, as this service will not be provided.


 

 

Skills Camp
When: Sunday – Wednesday, July 19 - 22
Where: A.J. Palumbo Center
Times: Registration begins Sunday at 5 p.m. and camp ends on Wednesday at 4 p.m. Ages: rising 6th – 12th graders
Price: Commuter - $275 per camper
Overnight - $350 per camper

The skills camp, for overnight campers and commuters, will focus on the fundamental skills of volleyball. Attention will be given to individual skills as well as team strategy. Campers of all skill levels are welcome and it is especially good for players looking to improve their all-round game. This camp includes meals for all of the participants. The overnight campers will stay in an air-conditioned residence hall on Duquesne’s campus, supervised by camp staff.

Skills Camp Itinerary
Day 1 5 p.m.: Check-in and Registration 6 p.m.-8:30 pm: Session 1
Days 2 & 3 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.: Session 1
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Lunch
2 p.m.-4:30 p.m.: Session 2
4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.: Dinner
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.: Session 3
Day 4 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: Session 1
11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.: Lunch
2 p.m.-4 p.m.: Session 2

Team Camp: NEW FOR 2009!
When: Friday -Sunday, July 24 –26
Where: A.J. Palumbo Center
Time: TBD
Ages: High School Varsity Teams
Price: TBD
Registration: Coaches should contact Gini Ullery at 412.396.5237 or ulleryv@duq.edu for a team registration form and more information.

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