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MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team will hold its 2012 Youth Football Camp on July 30-Aug. 1 at the NMU practice football fields behind the Superior Dome. The camp is for grades K-8 and is $50 per athlete. The camp runs from 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. each night.

Campers will be instructed in all phases of football. The camp will be divided into four age groups to ensure proper instruction at each learning level of the camper. Older campers will work on skills, drills, and team competitions. Younger campers will compete in fun relay races, obstacle courses, and games. Specific focus will be put on competition, sportsmanship, learning skills, fundamentals, and teamwork. Each camper is guaranteed a memorable and positive camp experience. This is a non-contact camp.

Check-in is at 6 p.m. on July 30. Athletes should bring running shoes, football shoes, weather appropriate clothes and a water bottle. Complete registration form with payment and mail it in. Walk up registration is also available. Call assistant football coach Joe Ballard at 906-227-1253 with any questions.


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Calvin Larson
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