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Lawrence Tech hosts youth camps for basketball, soccer and volleyball

Release Date: June 11, 2012

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. –The coaching staff at Lawrence Technological University will hold a series of youth camps in basketball, soccer and volleyball that will stress individual instruction with an emphasis on fundamentals, teamwork, fair play, and sportsmanship. Lawrence Tech’s campus is at 21000 West 10 Mile Road in Southfield.

For information and registration, go to www.bluedevilathletics.com.

A basketball camp for girls and boys ages 6-16 will be held June 25-28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The $130 fee includes a shirt and a basketball. A shooting camp for girls ages 6-16 will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, June 29. The $75 fee includes a shirt and basketball.

A basketball camp for boys will be held the week of July 9-13. The first session for grades 1-3 will be from 8:30-10:30 a.m., and the second session for grades 4-6 will be from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The $50 fee includes a shirt.

A soccer camp for girls and boys ages 4-13 will be held the week of July 23-27, from 8 a.m. to noon. The $60 fee includes a shirt and ball.

There will be four volleyball camps for girls:

• June 25-28, 6-8 p.m. for grades 6-9. The $65 fee includes a shirt.
• July 19-22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (1-4 p.m. on Sunday) for grades 7-12. The $95 fee includes a shirt.
• July 26-29, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (1-4 p.m. on Sunday) for grades 7-12. The $95 fee includes a shirt.
• July 30 to Aug 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (1-4 p.m. on Thursday) for grades 8-12. The $95 fee includes a shirt.

Discounts are available for the children of Lawrence Tech alumni, faculty and staff, and siblings of current students.

Lawrence Technological University, www.ltu.edu, was founded in 1932. Bloomberg BusinessWeek lists Lawrence Tech among the nation’s top 25 percent of universities for return on undergraduate tuition investment, and highest in the Detroit metropolitan area.  Lawrence Tech is also listed in the top tier of Midwestern universities by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review. Students benefit from small class sizes and experienced faculty who provide a real-world, hands-on, “theory and practice” education with an emphasis on leadership. Activities on Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus include over 60 student clubs and organizations and a growing roster of NAIA varsity sports.