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Lobo Volleyball Camps Begin in About Two Weeks; Spots are Filling Fast
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  05/31/2013
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

May 31, 2013

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Young volleyball enthusiasts interested in attending a University of New Mexico Lobo volleyball camp this June and/or July had better reserve their spot soon. Camp sessions are filling fast with a couple of camps near participant capacity.

Volleyballers can choose from five different camps designated for a variety of ages and skill levels.

"We're looking forward to having the kids on campus and looking forward to working with them," head coach Jeff Nelson said. "We're thrilled by the increased interest in our summer camps. We've already reached a new high for enrollment."

The Lobos are expecting nearly 900 campers this summer.

Staff for camps include Nelson and assistant coaches Lisa Beauchene and Ben Wallis as well as other Lobo volleyball staff and student-athletes.

Please read below for information on sessions, or see the 2013 New Mexico Volleyball Summer Camps brochure Get Acrobat Reader.

To register, click here.


Little Lobos Camp
Monday, June 17th-Friday June 21st
9:00a.m.--Noon Daily, Grades K-5 | Two spots left
This camp is offered to all children entering kindergarten through 5th grade next fall. Included in the $165 registration fee are five days of instruction, fun, supervision, a UNM volleyball, a Lobo Volleyball t-shirt, and a full-time certified athletic trainer. The coaching staff will cover individual passing, setting, hitting, and serving skills. The clinics will also provide the campers an opportunity to experience team skills and play.

A nonrefundable $50 deposit will hold your spot in the camp until May 31st. After May 31st, you must pay the full amount.
Fee - $165.00 | Check-In - June 17, 8:00-9:00am

2013 Individual Skills Camp
Monday, June 17th-Friday June 21st
Check in is 8:00-9:00 a.m.; Camp runs 9:00a.m.--4:00p.m. Daily, Grades 7-12 | Eight spots left
This camp is offered to children entering 5th through 8th grade in the fall. Players will receive small group instruction and will have opportunities to utilize their skills in competitive settings. Players of any skill level are invited to attend. Camp includes a UNM volleyball, a Lobo Volleyball t-shirt, and a full-time certified athletic trainer. Lunch will be provided.

A nonrefundable $75 deposit will hold a spot until May 27th, when full payment is due. If registering after May 27th, you must pay the full amount.
Fee - $285.00

2013 Setters and Libero Camp
Wednesday, July 10th--Friday, July 12th

Schedule
Wednesday, July 10: Check in 12:30-1:30 p.m. Camp will start at 2:00 p.m. and end around 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 11: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday, July 12: 9:00 a.m. - check out around noon

Come train with the best! The 2012 Mountain West Libero of the Year, Miquella Lovato, honed her skills right here in Johnson Center. Setters will be trained in every aspect of setting, from technique to strategy. Liberos will be taken through several series of ball control drills and proper technique in serve receive and defense. Groups will be divided according to skill level. Included in your fees will be 6 sessions, a fun and knowledgeable group of coaches, a volleyball, a Lobo Volleyball t-shirt and a full-time certified athletic trainer. You have the option to experience college life as a resident in the dorms.

Resident Campers will have all meals provided while participating in this camp. They will stay in a dormitory on UNM campus with a requested roommate or a camper of similar age. Please include roommate request on registration form. Camp staff will provide 24-hour supervision. Meals will be given in La Posada Dining Hall or Johnson Center. All residents must provide their own linens!

Commuter Campers will arrive and depart each day of camp. Meals are provided between sessions: dinner on July 10, and lunch and dinner on July 11.

A nonrefundable $75 deposit will hold your spot in the camp until June 24th, when full payment is due.

FEES
Full Payment by July 1st - Commuter $215 Resident $265
Full Payment after July 1st - Commuter $240 Resident: $290

All-American Chantale Riddle will be one of several camp staff members at the 2013 Lobo Volleyball Summer Camps.


2013 Advanced Skills Camp
Saturday, July 13th - Tuesday, July 16th, Grades 7-12

**Check-in for all campers is 11:00-12:30pm on July 13 in Johnson Center South Gym. Resident campers will check out on July 16th at noon. Commuter campers will check in before each morning session and check out after each night session with a designated coach. All residents must provide their own linens!

Schedule Saturday, July 13: Check in 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Camp starts around 12:30 or 1 and ends around 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 14: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Monday, July 15: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, July 16: 9:00 a.m. - around noon

This camp is offered to girls entering 7th through 12th grades in the fall. Players of all levels can learn and improve their skills in small groups and gain confidence in competitive game play. The coaching staff stresses individual and team play, while concentrating on the fundamentals of setting, passing, hitting, serving, serve reception, defense, and court coverage. Along with focusing on fundamental skills, coaches will focus on practical knowledge of a particular position and strategy during game play. All campers will receive a fun and knowledgeable group of coaches, a volleyball, a Lobo Volleyball t-shirt, and a full-time certified athletic trainer. All sessions will be held in the Johnson Center South Gym.

Resident campers will have the opportunity to experience college life as a resident in the dorms. All meals will be included for residents and will be given at La Posada Dining Hall or in the Johnson Center. Residents will stay two to a room; roommate requests will be accommodated if possible. Please include a roommate request on your camp application and have your roommate do the same. Camp staff will provide 24-hour supervision in the dorms as well as the walk between buildings.

Commuter campers will be provided meals between sessions: dinner on Saturday, and lunch and dinner on Sunday and Monday. Parents may drop off their kids at curbside. A Lobo Camp Staff member will wait at the curb for parents picking up campers at the end of the evening sessions.

A nonrefundable $75 deposit will hold your spot in the camp until July 1st when FULL PAYMENT is due. If registering after July 1st, the fees for the camp increase.

FEES
FULL Payment by July 1 - Commuter $375 | Resident $445
Full payment after July 1st - Commuter $400 | Resident $470

2013 Cherry & Silver Team Tournament
Friday, July 19th--Sunday, July 21st, Varsity, JV and C Teams | Space for one more team and then teams will be let in in groups of four
This camp is designed for high school teams looking to compete prior to preseason training. The camp will begin on July 19th and finish on July 21st. All teams will participate in tournament play starting in the morning or afternoon of July 19. Teams also have the option of adding practice sessions with UNM Staff for an additional cost. We will offer Varsity, JV and C-team divisions, when registering, please indicate which division you would like your team to compete in. Team camp includes a minimum of eight matches and a full-time certified athletic trainer. Each player also receives a Lobo Volleyball t-shirt You must bring your own volleyballs for warm-ups and games.

Lodging
For teams that are traveling great distances, Please contact Jordie Hadfield for hotel information. 505-277-0102 or jordie@unm.edu

Registration Procedure
To reserve your team's spot, coaches must collect completed application forms for each player. Please submit all forms together with payment to Jordie Hadfield.

Coaches
Please make one payment for the entire team. Limit your roster size to 14 participants. Also make copies of the Application Forms before registering your team. You will receive a confirmation email after receipt of your application and a tournament packet via email prior to the start of camp.

FEES
Full payment by May 1 - $400 per team
Full payment after May 1 - $500 per team

OPTIONAL FEES
Practice Session - $100 per session (maximum is 2 sessions allowed per team)

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