The Grosse Pointe Lakers Basketball club offers team play, camps and clinics for boys & girls K-6th grades. We welcome families from communities outside the Grosse Pointe area to tryout for a team or attend a camp. We are here to teach the game with a fundamental approach to all level of players.
The Grosse Pointe Lakers-(GP Lakers) AAU club is pleased to present their annual “Back to School” Basketball Camp. The GP Lakers are a community based AAU club for boys/girls, grades K-6th and the camp will be the official club kick-off for 2019-20 AAU basketball season.
Individual Skills: REGISTER
Ball Handling | Shooting | Passing | Cutting | Screening | On ball Defense | Rebounding
Player Skill level: REGISTER
Camp Directors specialize in the younger age groups and have worked with young players from all over Michigan. If your child is on the younger side or new to the game of basketball, the staff will work closely with them to provide
The GP Lakers AAU program is a “Fundamental First Program”. It is our goal to teach players important aspects of the game and to make them successful in the future. The camp is aimed for the player that is serious about playing and thinking the game. Here is a snapshot of the team fundamentals that will be stressed daily in camp:
Being a great teammate first, Confidence with the basketball, Playing without
the ball, Offensive concepts, Individual defense, Team defense, Transition defense
Camp Information: REGISTER
When: Session-I August 5-August 8 | Session-II August 12-August 15
(Mon-Thur.) 9:00am to 1:00pm | (Drop off starts at 8:30am)
Cost: $159 per camper, per session. Sign-up for both sessions for $280 per camper
Location: Grosse Pointe Academy
Who: Boys & Girls K-6th Grade-(Just Completed)
Camp Directors: Kevin Richards-(GP South Varsity Girls coach)2012 Detroit News Dream Team coach of the year, 2013 AP Class-A Coach of the year, led Grosse Pointe South to Back to Back State Finals appearances. Stephen Benard-(GP South Boys Varsity coach)