Basketball Camps

2024 Camps Now Enrolling!

Excel in Basketball conducts a number of exciting camp formats including our standard Weeklong Day Camps (including our Combine Camp), Junior Camps, and Shooting Camps. For more information on these camps, please see below:

Day Camp

Excel Day Camps and are packed with instruction, competitive play, skill development and application exercises.

Your child will play 10 games in one week, more game experience than they often experience in leagues that they participate in! They will also have a ball in their hands for the entire “Pistol Pete” Ballhandling Series offered in the morning and the Dribble Series offered in the afternoon.

Day Camp Quick Facts:

  • Grades: 2-9
  • Days: Monday through Friday
  • Time: 8:45 am- 11:45 am (Spring Day Camp)
  • Time: 8:45 am- 1:45 pm (Summer Day Camps)
  • Skill Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Summer, Winter & Spring Sessions
  • Activities: Games (5v5, 3v3, 1v1), Drills, Lectures, Competitions & More
  • Skills Developed: Shooting, Passing, Ballhandling, Defense, Offense, Rebounding, Player IQ, Lifeskills, & More

Junior Camp

Junior Camps provide a great introduction to the entire “Excel Experience” in shorter hours, with lower hoops, and Junior Basketballs.

Our staff creates a fun environment as they instill a love for the game in kids.

Jr. Camp Quick Facts:

  • Grades: K-3
  • Days: Monday through Thursday
  • Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am (Spring Junior Camp)
  • Time: 2:15 pm – 4:15 pm (Summer Jr Camp)
  • Skill Levels: Beginner & Intermediate
  • Summer & Spring Sessions
  • Activities: Games, Drills, Fun Lectures & More
  • Skills Developed: Shooting, Passing, Ballhandling, Defense, Offense, Rebounding, Lifeskills, & More

Shooting Camp

Shooting Camps are conducted from 8:30-11:45. Coach Allocco, Jr. teaches and reinforces our own “BLESH” technique which has helped develop outstanding shooters since 1981! Coach is a master teacher of this most crucial basketball skill.

Great instruction followed by repetition, repetition, repetition guaranteed to help your child learn the proper technique and establish practice patterns that will lead to success!

Shooting Camp Quick Facts:

  • Grades: 3-12
  • Days: Saturday & Sunday
  • Time: 8:30am – 11:45am
  • Skill Levels: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Summer, Fall & Spring Sessions
  • Activities: Drills, Lectures, Shooting Machines, Video Evaluation & More
  • Skills Developed: Perfect Shooting Technique

Coaching Clinics

Our coaching clinics are fantastic for coaches of all levels. Whether you are just starting as a youth coach and need to learn the basics, or are an advanced High School coach trying to fine tune your practice plan and learn new offensive and defensive philosophies, Coach Allocco’s Coaches Clinics will serve as a great resource for you.

Topics include:

  • Practice Planning
  • Skill Development
  • Motivating Your Team
  • Offensive & Defensive Strategies
  • Game Strategies
  • Offseason Development

Coach Allocco coached at the youth, high school and collegiate levels and is a 2-time National Coach of the Year, was a Head Coach in both the McDonald’s and Michael Jordan All American Games and has also served as the lead clinician for a number of Nike’s international coaching clinics.