Orange Youth Sports is committed to the skill development of all athletes in the community that strive to be the best they can be. Youth Sports Skills camps will focus on just that. Each week athletes will have the chance to focus on specific skill development for their favorite sports. While all camps are expected to be fun and engaging, expect your athlete to emerge as a better player and teammate from these camps. Camps will be run by professional coaches who have experience coaching youth players in a developmental setting. All camps will take place here on Orange School District campus, at the times and locations listed in each description. Skills camps cannot be combined with Orange Youth Sports Day Camp.
Register before April 15 and save $25 on all one-week camps, unless otherwise noted.
PEE WEE SOCCER CAMP Ages 3, 4, & 5
In this week long camp, your child will learn the fundamentals of soccer in a fun atmosphere. Dribbling, passing, shooting and a variety of other foot skills will be emphasized by this professional soccer coach. Participants must bring a water bottle, soccer ball and shin guards. Please apply sunscreen prior to arrival.
Coached by Dennis Weyn, Professional Soccer Coach
Location: Field F4 Field (or in gym during inclement weather)
19XYS700 June 3 - 7 Mon - Fri. 10 am – 12 pm
Resident $174 / Nonresident $184
TENNIS CAMP Completing grades K-8
Beginners will receive instruction on proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves along with the rules and etiquette that make tennis an exciting game. Intermediates will improve on those basic tennis skills and work towards playing the game of tennis in match situations. Mornings will consist of skill building and afternoons will involve game play. Fun, recreational games will be interspersed with tennis skills and games. Campers will be divided into age and skill levels. Players need to bring a racket, lunch, water bottle, and wear comfortable shoes.
Instructor: Jump Start Sports Coaches
Location: OHS Upper Gym & PPLC Tennis Courts
19XSP540 June 17 - 21 Mon - Fri. 9 am – 3 pm
Resident: $284 / Nonresident: $294ORANGE LIONS YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMP Completing grades K-8
Orange Youth Sports Basketball Camp will return this summer, offering a full week of basketball skills, drills, and competitions to get you ready for the upcoming season. Led by Orange High School Varsity basketball Coach Ashen Ward, get a great introduction into what it takes to be Lions basketball player. This camp is for campers currently in grades K-8 (school year ending June 2019). This camp will include basketball and character development skills while teaching fun ways to enjoy the game. Teamwork, sportsmanship, respect, and discipline will also be stressed to the campers. The staff will create a positive, safe and fun environment for the players by featuring fun, innovative drills that can lead them to basketball excellence in their futures. All equipment will be provided by the staff. Please wear appropriate basketball shoes. Each camper will receive a t-shirt.
Coached by Ashen Ward, Orange Varsity Basketball Coach
Location: OHS Varsity Gym Grades K-5
19XYS735 June 24 - 28 Mon - Fri. 9 - 11:45 am Grades 6-8
19XYS736 June 24 – 28 Mon - Fri. 12:15 – 3 pm
Resident $164 / Nonresident $169
NEW! ORANGE LIONS YOUTH LACROSSE CAMP Completing grades 5-8
Orange Youth Sports is happy to continue building the momentum of our Lacrosse program with our first summer Lacrosse Camp. Camp will be coached by Orange Assistant Varsity coach Jim Golebiewski. The purpose of the camp is to further the development of the Lacrosse players in the community through practice of the fundamentals and team concepts. This is also a great opportunity to try Lacrosse for the first time alongside friends and classmates. Players should bring a Lacrosse helmet and stick to camp.
Coached by Jim Golebiewski, Assistant Varsity Lacrosse Coach
Location: Field F4
19XYS755 July 8 - 12 Mon - Fri. 9 - 11:45 am
Resident $164 / Nonresident $169ORANGE LIONS YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CAMP Completing grades 3-6
Orange Youth Sports is happy to bring back Volleyball Camp for our second summer. Continue learning the skills you have worked on from the spring volleyball season or give volleyball a try for the first time as you get ready for next year. Participants will learn the fundamentals of volleyball; including serving, passing, setting, spiking, court positions, rotations, teamwork, and much more. Each participant will receive a shirt.
Coached by Jen Gold, Orange Varsity Volleyball Coach
Location: OHS Varsity Gym
19XYS715 June 10 - 14 Mon - Fri. 9 - 11:45 am
Resident $164 / Nonresident $169
ORANGE LIONS YOUTH SOCCER CAMP Completing grades 5-8
We are proud to join with Orange Lions Soccer, to bring you a soccer camp that can not only make you a better player, but get you on the fast-track to becoming a future Lions soccer player. Middle school coach Chad Zubkousky will train your athlete on many of the fundamentals the middle school team works on, at a fast pace that promotes teamwork and skill development. Players should wear shin guards and cleats to camp.
Coached by Chad Zubkousky, Brady Middle School Soccer Coach
Location: Field F2
19XYS775 July 22 - 26 Mon - Fri. 9 - 11:45 am
Resident $164 / Nonresident $169WEYN SOCCER CAMP Completing grades K-5
This camp for boys and girls provides a challenging, competitive and fun environment to learn the game of soccer. At the first day of camps, players will be divided into groups: recreational skill building for younger, beginner players and a more competitive side for those who have experience playing in travel and club soccer leagues. All campers will work on ball handling skills, passing and game play with small teams to encourage multiple touches on the ball. All campers will receive a t-shirt. Kids in full day camp will get a chance to cool off in the pool in the afternoon and will also get a pizza party on the last day. Half day camp and full day camp options are available.
Coached by Weyn Soccer Group
Location: Field B5
19XYS785 July 29 – August 2 Mon - Fri. 9 - 11:45 am
Resident $164 / Nonresident $169
19XYS786 July 29 – August 2 Mon - Fri. 9am – 3 pm
Resident $269 / Nonresident $184KIDS SCUBA CAMP Ages 10-18
Scuba Camp will introduce campers to the underwater world that takes up three quarters of our planet. A scuba diving certificate is a skill that can be used in oceans, lakes and rivers for the rest of your life! A unique and interesting experience with new friends. Campers will have the opportunity to complete the classroom and pool training required to earn their Scuba Certification in a safe and enjoyable way. After the camp, they can complete an open water dive and then have their diving certificate. Campers will learn about dive safety, scuba equipment, being a good dive buddy, and also about the underwater world, aquatic life, and protecting the environment. Campers must be strong swimmers before registering for this camp. All scuba equipment is provided, just bring a swimsuit, towel, water bottle and lunch. Hundreds of campers have come through the program, and it truly is a great way to learn to dive and get introduced to the underwater world. Registration is processed by Just Add Water.
Please call (440) 942-7575 or www.JustAddWaterScuba. com to register.
Instructor: Just Add Water Scuba Instructors
Location: OHS Indoor Pool & OHS room 118
19XAQ640 June 10-14 Mon - Fri. 9 am – 3 pm
Resident/Nonresident: $475(Early bird discount does not apply to this camp)
WHAT TO BRING/WEAR/REMEMBER
Campers should bring a bagged lunch and beverage to camp each day along with a swimsuit, towel and sunscreen. Campers should wear loose, comfortable clothing and athletic shoes (no sandals) each day. To stay properly hydrated, each camper should bring a water bottle with his/her name on it, and remember to apply sunscreen 30 minutes before arriving at camp. Sunscreen will be reapplied as needed by staff and campers must provide their own individual sunscreen bottle.