FHU Volleyball To Host 2017 Summer Camp

FHU Volleyball To Host 2017 Summer Camp

Fri, May 12, 2017 - [Volleyball]

Matt Barker, Sports Information Director

HENDERSON, Tenn. - The Freed-Hardeman Lady Lion volleyball staff has been hard at work making preparations for their annual Volleyball Summer Camp, set to take place in June.

The 2017 Volleyball Cub Camp will run from June 20-22 and is designed to emphasize basic fundamental skills and rules involved in the sport of volleyball with less attention being given to competition. Lady Lion coaches and players will be on hand to give instruction. The camp is geared for girls entering grades 3-6

The cost for the camp is $60, which includes T-Shirt and camp certificate. Registration for Cub Camp is June 20 at 8:30 am in the FHU Sports Center

The Lady Lion volleyball coaching staff will also host the 2017 Volleyball Boarding Camp, which will run from June 21-24. The cost for the camp is listed below:

Camp Date

Boarding Non-Boarding Six Players or More
June 21-24 $275 $240 $240

Check-in and Check-out

Check in- Wednesday June 21, 2:00-4:00 p.m. in Sports Center.
Check out- Saturday June 24,11:00-12:00 p.m.

Camp Staff

FHU Lady Lion coach Todd Humphry will conduct the 2017 summer volleyball camp. Coach Humphry's background in volleyball includes eight years of high school experience as well as 17 years as a college coach. Humphry is in his 17th year at Freed-Hardeman University. In the 2007 season Humphry made history by leading the Lady Lions to their first conference championship and followed with another title in 2008. 

In 2009, FHU took both the regular season and conference tournament championships and qualified for the NAIA National Tournament for the first time in school history.  They repeated as conference champions in 2010 and returned to the opening round of the national tournament.  In 2011, they won another conference championship and advanced to the final site of the national tournament for the first time in school history. 
Coach Humphry will be joined by three additional coaches ranging from high school to NCAA levels and by members of the Lady Lion volleyball team.

Skills to be taught

Serving
Serve Receive
Setting
Making the Attack
Footwork
Back Row Defense
Passing
Team Play
Basic Fundamentals of the Game

Facilities/Accomodations

Brewer Sports Center: Camp activities will be held in the FHU Sports Center. For your safety and comfort all facilities are air-conditioned.

Cafeteria: Buffet-Style, all-you-can-eat meals will be provided and served by Aramark Food Service in FHU's Dining Hall.

Dorm: Supervised, air-conditioned dormitory accommodations will be provided for all boarding campers.

Sign up by June 1 and receive a special volleyball gift!

What to Bring

Each camper will need four practice shirts and shorts and one pair of good volleyball shoes and knee pads. Campers will also be required to wear pants, skirts, shorts or warm-ups if eating in the dining hall before 4 p.m. Campers will also need to bring towels, bed linens, personal clothing, and toilet items.

For additional information regarding the Freed-Hardeman University Summer Volleyball Camp or the volleyball program, please call the FHU athletic department at 731-989-6900 or email head coach Todd Humphry.

Click Here to register online (payments not accepted online).