Volleyball opportunities abound this summer
May 29, 2012
Even though we're still waiting for that final
day of school and the start of summer vacation,
Badger head volleyball coach Janis Tucker is
encouraging players to "keep moving," and there
are several upcoming camps to ensure you're
moving in the right direction.
For players going into grades 8-12 who prefer to
stay close to home, there's the University of
Idaho traveling individual camp taking place at
Bonners Ferry High School July 9-10, with U of I
coaching staff and players offering 14 hours of
intense training and instruction, with sessions
both days running from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost of this camp is $85, which includes a camp
T-shirt. The deadline for registering is June7.
Younger players, those entering grades 4-8, can
learn the basics and more at the Badger Jr.
Volleyball Camp, hitting the high school gym
fron 8:30 to 11 a.m. June 25-28. At this one
Badger coaches and players will help the next
generation of Badgers carry on the tradition of
Cost for this camp is $45, which includes a camp
T-shirt, and the deadline to register is June
For the avid volleyball player wanting to
immerse themselves in the sport and get to know
the U of I campus, there's the U of I Team Camp,
four days and three nights dedicated to intense
training and advanced skills, open to students
entering grades 9 through 12 and running July 16
through 19 in Moscow.
Cost of this camp, including room and board and
a T-shirt, is $300; registration forms, which
must be in by June 20 to ensure are available at
each school or you can call coach Tucker at
Camp form registration deadline to ensure a
T-shirt is June 20. Forms are also available obn
the school district website,
To find out more, you can call Janis Tucker, at
BFHS, (208) 267-3149, or send her an email at