Basketball

Summer Programs

Zeeland West Girls Middle School Scoring Camp

(grades 6-8)

This camp is for the basketball player looking to improve their scoring abilities. This camp will have post/guard breakdowns, developmental shooting, scoring around the rim, spot up shooting, and much more! If you want to become a better scorer, this is a great camp for you. Girls will work alongside high school athletes and coaches to help teach them individual skill sets they can work on to become a better shooter, scorer, and player. All participants will receive a camp shirt. Min: 10 Max: 20 

  • Register Here
  • Register based on 2019-20 grade level
  • Coaches: Brooke Ross & Biz Geertsma, ZW Varsity Girls Coaches 
  • Cost: $50r/$62nr
  • Date: July 29-30
  • Time: 8am - 10am
  • Location: Zeeland West High School Main Gym

Zeeland West Boys Offensive Skills Lab

(grades 5-8)

This program is entirely focused on individual offensive skill development. Players will use the gym as a “lab” to experiment as they learn drills and skills that they can take home to improve their game. The focus will be on correct footwork, positioning and the finer details of shooting, passing and dribbling. They will also learn how shooters think and train. Min: 10 Max: 40

  • Register Here
  • Register based on 2019-20 grade level
  • Coach: David Klyn, ZW Boys Varsity Head Coach
  • Cost: $50r/$62nr
  • Date: July 22-25
  • 5th-6th: 8am - 9:30am
  • 7th-8th: 9:45am -11:15am
  • Location: Zeeland West High School Main Gym

 

Fall & Winter Programs

Boys & Girls 4v4 Basketball Leagues  

(grades 3 - 4)

This is a six-week program that includes one practice per week and one game each Saturday. Games will be scheduled Zeeland Rec and practices will be scheduled by coaches. After registration, your child will be placed at random on a team. Coaches will contact parents in early December to communicate team placement and practice and game schedules. Registration includes a team t-shirt.

  • Register Here
  • Registration Opens: Aug 13
  • Registration Deadline: Nov 2
  • Cost: $47r/$62nr
  • Practices: Begin Mid-December  
  • Game Day: Saturdays
  • Game Dates: Jan 11-Feb 22

LAKESHORE BASKETBALL LEAGUES

(grades 5 - 6)

This is a six-week program that includes one practice per week and one game each Saturday. Games will be scheduled by the Lakeshore League and practices will be scheduled by coaches. After teams are formed, teams will travel to compete against other area lakeshore teams. Coaches will contact parents in early December to communicate team placements and practice and game schedules. 

  • Register Here
  • Registration Opens: Aug 13
  • Registration Deadline: Nov 2
  • Cost: $73r/$88nr
  • Practices: Begin Mid-December  
  • Games Dates: Saturdays | Jan 11-Feb 22  
  • Team Formation Process: If enough kids sign up to form more than one team, coaches will hold combined practices in December to form evenly skilled teams. Coaches will evaluate all the kids, build equally skilled teams, and submit rosters to our Youth Sports Coordinator, Kelli Koss, for approval. 

Zeeland East CHIX Boys Basketball Camp

(grades k - 6)

This camp is designed to create an experience of learning the basic skills of basketball, including defensive movements, ball-handling skills, finishing at the rim, and shooting techniques. Our philosophy is to instruct campers in the game of basketball in an atmosphere of energy, excitement, and enthusiasm. Min: 10 Max: 60

  • Register Here
  • Registration Opens: Aug 13
  • Cost: $50r/$65nr
  • Coach: Jeff Carlson, ZE Varsity Head Coach
  • Day: Saturdays
  • Dates: Nov 23-Dec 21
  • K-2nd: 8:00-9:15am
  • 3rd-4th: 9:30-11:00am
  • 5th-6th: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • Location: Zeeland East High School Gyms

ZEELAND WEST DUX Boys Winter Basketball Camp

(grades K - 6)

Learn basketball fundamentals like dribbling, shooting and passing. Players will experience the excitement of basketball and participating on a team while competing in competitions and games. Each athlete will receive a Dux “souvenir” and free admission to one Dux Varsity basketball game. Min: 10 Max: 60

  • Register Here
  • Registration Opens: Aug 13
  • Cost: $50r/$65nr
  • Coach: David Klyn, ZW Varsity Head Coach
  • Day: Saturdays
  • Dates: Nov 9-Dec 14 (skip Nov 30)
  • K-2nd: 8:00-9:15am
  • 3rd-4th: 9:30-11:00am
  • 5th-6th: 11:30am-1:00pm
  • Location: Zeeland West HS Gyms

Zeeland West Dux Girls 3-on-3 Skills Camp

(grades 5 - 6)

Get ready for a fun and competitive camp! Each girl will be learning new skills to improve her level of play and basketball IQ. The first half of each day will be the breakdown of different strategies, skills and drills. These will then be practiced in a 3-on-3 setting. Participating in 3-on-3 allows the ultimate amount of involvement of each player, which means more repetitions shooting, passing, and dribbling for each girl. Participants will work on strategies used in regular game play, such as how to use screens, proper defensive mechanics, vision of the floor, and confidence making decisions with and without the basketball. Each girl will receive a basketball of their own to practice with and take home at the end of camp. Min: 12 Max: 45

  • Register Here
  • Registration Opens: Aug 13
  • Cost: $40r/$55nr
  • Coach: Brooke Ross, ZW Varsity Head Coach
  • Day: Wednesdays
  • Dates: Sept 18-Oct 2
  • Time: 6:30-8:00pm
  • Location: Zeeland West HS, Main Gym 

Lady Dux Dribble Squad

(grades 2 - 5)

Join the Dux Dribble Squad! Dribblers will work on improving their ball handling skills at each practice. They will also be taught a choreographed routine to display their skills, which will be performed at halftime of two Zeeland West Varsity Girls basketball games. All participants will receive a t-shirt and their own basketball. Min: 10 Max: 50

  • Register Here
  • Registration Opens: Aug 13
  • Cost: $50r/$65nr
  • Coach: Brooke Ross, ZW Varsity Head Coach
  • Day: Mondays
  • Practices: Nov 4-Jan 6 (skip Nov 18, 25 & Dec 23, 30)
  • Time: 6:00pm
  • Performance: Dec 20 & Jan 7 @ ZW Varsity Girls Halftime 
  • Location: Quincy Elementary Gym