Jeff Brookman Basketball Academy

June 24- 27, 2013 or July 29-August 1, 2013 at Spartanburg Methodist College

The first Annual SMC/Jeff Brookman Basketball Academy will be held at Spartanburg Methodist College this summer. All Faculty and Staff will receive a discounted price of $100 per person per week. This discount is available to family members only. The Academy is for boys and girls from the first to twelfth grades and will be held at Spartanburg Methodist College.

The cost is $125.00 per person per week and includes lunch and an Academy T-Shirt. The Academy will have instruction stations, contest, and games. Click this link to download a registration brochure, or for more information, email Coach Jeff Brookman at brookmanj@smcsc.edu or Coach David Wilkie at david.wilkie@spartanburg2.k12.sc.us. The Men’s Basketball office telephone number is 864-587-4005.

Jeff Brookman, Head Men’s Basketball Coach of Spartanburg Methodist College, just completed his third season at SMC. Coach Brookman guided SMC to a 35-1 record and to the Final Four in 2013. It was SMC’s 2nd straight NJCAA National Tournament appearance. SMC finished the season as the #1 ranked team in the nation. Coach Brookman is devoted to teaching the fundamentals of the game.

The coed basketball academy academies are for students in first through twelfth grades.

Daily Academy Schedule

  • 9:00 AM Full Court Dribbling
  • 9:20 AM Stations
  • 10:15 AM 3 on 3
  • 11:00 AM Shooting & Free Throws
  • 11:45 AM Lunch
  • 12:30 PM Daily Contests
  • 1:30 PM 5 on 5 games
  • 3:45 PM Academy Contests
  • 4:00 PM Dismissal

The Academy concludes at 4:00 PM on Thursday.

Purpose
The purpose of the SMC/Jeff Brookman Basket-ball Academy is to teach basketball fundamentals and develop sportsmanship skills and team play. The Academy will include daily instruction on ways to improve individual skills such as pass-ing, shooting and ball handling

Ages
The coed academy is open to all boys and girls that will be rising 1st graders through 12th grade students. All participants will be grouped according to age and ability and separate leagues will be run though out the week.

Cost
The cost of the academy is $125.00 per camper per week. The fee is all inclusive and there are no additional costs. Lunch is included (Monday-Thursday). The academy ends on Thursday at 4 pm. At the end of the week each participant will receive an official academy T-shirt.

For additional information contact Assistant Coach David Wilkie at Spartanburg Methodist College at david.wilkie@spartanburg2.k12.sc.us, or 864-706-4042

Facilities/Location

The academy will be held at Bridges Arena located on the campus of Spartanburg Methodist College.

Equipment Needs
All participants should arrive ready to play each morning. Athletic clothing and basketball shoes are required.

Registration

Participants are encouraged to register early by mail since limited space is available. If not able to register by mail, please call ahead to reserve a space in the academy. For additional information call 864-587-4005 or email brook-manj@smcsc.edu.

Click this link to download a registration brochure.