Basketball camps
NBC Camps offer a variety of local basketball sessions for kids of all ages.

Gonzaga Women's Summer Shootout |An opportunity for teams to play against competition from the WA, ID, OR, and MT area. Teams are guaranteed to play six games. All-ages. June 9-11. $400-$1200/team.

Gonzaga Women's Team Camps |Registration includes a 9-game guarantee. Teams also participate in clinics and skill sessions, getting a chance to work with Gonzaga student-athletes and coaching staff. All-ages. Sessions from June 12-15, June 16-19 and June 29-July 2. Overnight and commuter options. $299/player (overnight) or $750-$1250/commuter team.

SGS Coed Basketball |Develop fundamental skills of basketball including shooting, passing, ball handling, defense, and proper footwork. Boys and girls entering grades K-5. June 12-16, 1-3 pm. At St. George's School. $80. (464-8815)

St. George's Boys Basketball |Learn basketball fundamentals from St. George's coaches, including team offense/defence and individual skills. Grades 6-12. June 12-16, 9 am-noon. $100. (464-8815)

St. George's Girls Basketball |Focus on the development of the complete player including shooting, defending, rebounding, passing, ball handling and game play in a positive, competitive environment. Grades 6-12. June 12-16, 9 am-noon. At St. George's School. $100. (466-1636)

Gonzaga Women's Position Camp |Athletes work to re-emphasize the importance of fundamentals, and build on these skills with position-specific drills. Ages 11-17. June 16-18; resident/commuter options. $180-$230.

Whitworth Men's Team Camp |High school teams have the opportunity to compete (min. of five games) and be coached by Whitworth's staff and guests. June 16-18; commuter and overnight options. $165-$400/player.

WSU Women's Elite Camp |A camp for high-level players, focusing on advanced skill instruction, position breakdown and daily games, led by WSU women's team coaches and players. Coed, grades 9-12. June 16-18. $130-$160. (335-8241)

Boost Basketball Camp |Certified trainer Richie Fischer, and other current and former college players, lead an intense, competitive training clinic. Ages 12+. Sessions offered June 19-21, 10 am-noon and July 15-16, 1-3 pm. $55, scholarships available.

NBC Basketball Camps (HUB) |The Complete Skills Jr. camp offers instruction for boys and girls. Sessions offered June 19-23 (shooting), June 26-28, July 17-19, July 24-26 (ball handling) and Aug. 14-18 (shooting). At the HUB Sports Center. $170-$275.

NBC Basketball Camps (Whitworth) |Day camp options are available for many of NBC Camps' overnight camp programs, including Pure Shooting & Offensive Skills, Position Specific, All-Star and more. Boys and girls ages 8-19. Sessions offered from June 19-Aug. 17. $250-$590.

Skyhawks Basketball |Basketball camps are taught at local schools throughout the Spokane and Coeur d'Alene area, offering a skill-intensive program for beginning to intermediate athletes, teaching passing, dribbling, shooting and rebounding. Coed, ages 6-12. Camps offered June through August. $69-$149/session.

Vandal Women's Individual Camp |Athletes learn, practice and develop the fundamentals used by the Idaho Women's Basketball Team. Grades 2-12. June 19-21. $100.

Gonzaga Boys Team Camps |The Gonzaga men's coaching staff and current/former players provide instruction to high school boys teams (min. of 8 players) looking to refine their skill and team play. Offered June 20-23, June 25-28 and July 13-16. $340/player. (313-5531)

WSU Men's Basketball Day Camp |Daily games and skill development with instruction by WSU coaching staff and players, led by head coach Ernie Kent. Coed, grades 2-8. June 20-23, from 9 am-4 pm. At WSU Bohler Athletic Complex. $160.

EWU Men's Team Camp |EWU coaches and staff provide instruction through competition, contests, practice and more. Teams (8 players min.) are guaranteed to play seven games. One coach free per team with registration. Sessions offered June 21-23, June 30-July 2 and July 7-9. $500/team.

EWU Women's Team Camp |Varsity and junior varsity teams are divided into divisions; each team is guaranteed at least six games. Open to all high school teams. June 26-28. $200/player (overnight) or $500/team (commuter).

WSU Men's Elite Camp |A resident camp during which players are coached by WSU players and coaching staff, and receive personal feedback on their skill development. Coed, grades 9-12. June 27-28. $120.

Gonzaga Women's Individual Camp |Campers hone fundamental skills in a competitive and fun environment. Coaching staff work to challenge each player, while building confidence in their skills through drills, competition, and 5-on-5 games. Ages 7-13. June 29-July 2. Includes half-, full-day and overnight options. $125-$345.

NBC Basketball Camps (Warehouse) |The Rookie BB Day camp is offered for boys and girls (ages 6-9), July 10-12, July 17-19, and Aug. 7-9. Complete Skills Jr. Camp (ages 8-12) is offered for boys and girls from July 31-Aug. 4. $100-$285. (800-406-3926)

Skills Clinic: Offensive Arsenal |Players work on shooting techniques and building their offensive skills. Grades 5-12. July 10, 9 am-noon. At St. George's School. $30. (464-8815)

Youth Beginner Basketball |A camp emphasizing fun and productive skill-building with certified, USAB youth coaches. Includes instruction in ball handling, shooting form, and defense, with games and prizes. Camp includes daily snack. Boys and girls ages 7+. July 10-14, 1-4 pm. $60. (808-2123)

Skills Clinic: Position Work/Complete Player |This clinic focuses on specific positions: point guards, posts, and wings to create the complete player. Grades 5-12. July 12, 9 am-noon. At St. George's School. $30.

EWU Men's Development Camp |Players hone skill development and play in competitions and contests under coaching of EWU staff and players. Ages 7-12. July 17-20; full- or half-day sessions available. At EWU Reese Court. $80-$140.

NBC Basketball Camp (NIC) |The Complete Player camp is offered for boys and girls, ages 9-18, from July 17-21. Resident camp hosted at North Idaho College. $580.

EWU Men's Advanced Skills Camp |Players are coached by EWU staff and players through skill development, competitions and contests. Ages 13-16. July 19-21, from 9 am-3 pm. At EWU Reese Court. $100.

Gonzaga Advanced Skills Camp |Players receive instruction in footwork, shooting, ball handling, passing, rebounding and offensive/defensive team concepts from Gonzaga Men's Coaching Staff. Open to boys in grades 3-12. July 20-23, overnight and commuter options available. $325/$440. (313-5531)

Gonzaga Fundamental Skills Camp |Younger players learn basic skills and game fundamentals from the GU Men's team coaching staff. Boys and girls entering grades 1-7. July 24-26; morning (9 am-noon) or full-day (9 am-5 pm) sessions offered. $130/$250. (313-5531)

Little Eaglets Camp |An introduction to basketball skills and drills, including shooting, ball handling, passing, defense, as well as game competition. Camp is led by EWU women's basketball players and coaching staff. July 24-28; 8 am-noon. Coed camp for grades K-5. $80. (359-7382)

Soaring Eagles Camps |An introduction to basketball skills and drills, including shooting, ball handling, passing, defense, as well as game competition. Camp is led by EWU women's players and coaching staff. July 24-28, 1-5 pm. Boys and girls grades 6-8. $80. (359-7382)

Breakthrough Basketball: Attack & Counter |An elite skills development camp coached by NBA Development Coach Don Kelbick, focusing on footwork, mentality, finishing, ball handling, shooting and more. Coed; open to high school players (and mature students in grades 7-8). July 25-27, 9 am-3 pm. At the HUB Sports Center. $245.

Breakthrough Basketball: Post Camp |This camp focuses on mentality, offensive moves, and defensive play in the post position. Players learn the same critical skills that Don Kelbick teaches to NBA players. Coed, grades 7-12. July 29-30, 9 am-3 pm. At the HUB Sports Center. $195.

Advantage Basketball Camp |Kids learn work ethic and life lessons through basketball skills. Ages 5-18. Sessions from July 31-Aug. 4 and Aug. 7-8; meets daily from 9 am-5 pm. At HUB Sports Center. $135-$295.

NBC College Basketball Prep Camp |An overnight basketball camp for boys; campers must apply to be accepted as this session is for serious players only. Held at Whitworth University. Aug. 1-6. $1,100. (800-406-3926)

Youth Intermediate Basketball Camp |A camp emphasizing productive skill building, including work on 1v1 offense and defense, shooting form and habits, training and work ethic, and overall basketball knowledge. Camp includes a snack each day. Boys and girls ages 12-14. July 14-18, from 1-4 pm. $60. (808-2123)

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Chey Scott

Chey Scott is the Inlander's Arts and Culture Editor and editor of the Inlander's yearly, glossy magazine, the Annual Manual. Chey (pronounced "Shay") is a lifelong resident of the Spokane area and a graduate of Washington State University. She's been on staff at the Inlander since 2012...