By Alex Cooper Sports Information Student Assistant
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Has your child always dreamed of playing on the famed Centennial Center court with Bobcat student-athletes? Their chance is now as the Georgia College women's basketball team is proud to announce the fourth annual Junior Bobcat Basketball League (JBBL).
The camp intro and clinic will take place on Sunday, Sept. 8 from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. in the Centennial Center. This will be followed by 5-on-5 games from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Team practices and games will also be held on Sept. 15, Sept. 22, and Sept. 29, each day from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The JBBL focuses on the fundamentals of the game of basketball as well as sparking an interest in the sport among kids. The campers will be separated by age for the games and get hands on coaching from the Bobcat women's basketball players.
Boys and girls ages 6-14 are invited to be a part of the JBBL. All participants will receive a JBBL team T-shirt, PowerAde bottle, pizza party with the Bobcat athletes, camp certificate, JBBL weekly newsletter, as well as a complementary pass to a Bobcat basketball game. All is included in the $75 registration fee.
For more information contact assistant coach Toby Wagoner at (478) 445-1788 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
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