Camps & Clinics in Squirrel Hill
Please note: The following programs will be held at the JCC in Squirrel Hill.
Hoop It Up Camp: grades 1-3
This camp is perfect for those FUTURE stars as our JCC coaches will focus on developing fundamental skills and our goal is to help build confidence in a fun and encouraging environment at a pace more suitable for the younger athlete. Through individual drills and team competitions, this camp will provide each camper with an opportunity to enhance their overall basketball skills. Our camps provide experienced coaches in a high energy, enthusiastic program that players of all skill levels will both enjoy and benefit from!
Monday, July 15 – Friday, July 19
$350 per player
Hoop It Up Camp: grades 4-6
Our Hoop It Up Basketball Camp includes outstanding instructors, a variety of activities and more personalized attention than you’ll find at most camps. A typical day includes offensive, defensive and group skills stations, full court games, shooting competitions and 1 on 1, 2 on 2 and 3 on 3 play. In addition, all teaching is performed in a positive way which attempts to increase each player’s self-confidence both on and off the court. Our JCC coaches provide expert skill instruction and players will walk away with a better understanding of the rules and terminology of the sport.
Monday, July 29 – Friday, August 2
$350 per player
Private Basketball Lessons: ages 10 +
Work closely with a qualified JCC instructor to improve your game. $46 for 60-minute sessions, $28 for 30-minute sessions. Contact Jeremy Kelley at 412-697-3538 for more details or to schedule your sessions today!
Explosive & Power Training with The Scoring Factory: ages 10-18
The well-respected local Scoring Factory brings their training program to the JCC. The Explosive program helps players develop their ability to rapidly change direction, improve short-burst explosiveness and increase jumping ability. The Power program increases upper-body strength with intense exercises.
Mondays, Kaufmann Gym
June 17-August 5
* No class on July 8th *
$35/class; $175/7-week session
$50/both classes; $225/7-week session
N.B.A. (No Boys Allowed) Skills Clinic: grades 3-8
High energy, enthusiasm and tons of fun create a clinic experience that girls of all ages and skill levels will love. Female coaches are role models in a competitive environment designed to instill self-confidence.
Wednesdays • 6-6:45 pm
June 12 – July 24
* No class the week of July 4th *
Drill 4 Skill Basketball Academy: grades 4-9
Legendary local high school Coach John Miller brings his well-known Drill 4 Skill program to the JCC this Summer for 8 weeks ONLY! This program will help players:
- Learn the foundations of shooting and scoring
- Develop a dynamic set of explosive first moves and finishing moves
- Understand the importance of high repetitions
- Replicate and repeat consistency in proper form
Girls: Tuesdays June 4-July 23 Boys: Thursdays June 6-July 25
Grades 4-6….……….6:00-7:15pm Grades 4-6….……….6:00-7:15pm
Grades 7-9…………..7:15-8:30pm Grades 7-9…………..7:15-8:30pm
Basketball programs are supported in part by the Allen “Ace” Aizenberg Basketball Fund, the Jock Rosenberg Fund, the Larry Ruttenberg Fund and the Shapera Endowment Fund.