RIPLEY – Young basketball players from around the Ripley area will have another opportunity to hone their skills next week, as Ripley High School will play host to the Ripley youth league co-ed basketball camp. The camp will begin on Monday and will run all week through Friday.
There will be two sections of the camp: the first is the “Little Vikings” camp, which will be intended for boys and girls between the ages of 5 and 9. This section will last from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
The other section will be the fundamentals camp, for children ages 10 through 14. This part of the camp will be held from 1:30 p.m to 4:30 p.m.
Both Ripley boys head coach Evan Faulkner and girls head coach John Kennedy will be instructing campers on all aspects of their game, and the camp will also include instruction and coaching from several members of both the boys and girls varsity teams.
Registration for the Little Viking camp will be on Monday, July 7 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., while the fundamentals camp registration will be later that day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Registration will be held in the main gym at Ripley High School. The cost of registration will be $50.