Youth Score Big at Summer Basketball Camp

Photo Opportunity on June 28, at 2pm

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department invites the media for a photo opportunity of its Basketball Camp. This camp is one of 10 different types of sports camps offered as part of the Summer 2018 Youth Sports Camps.

WHAT:       Basketball Camp, for youth ages 8 -16, runs June 25 – 28 from 1 – 4pm and offers players of all skill levels the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of the sport through drills in dribbling, passing and shooting baskets. Players with more experience can take their game to the next level through training in strategy, improved techniques and endurance. Professional instruction is provided by Roy De La Pena. Still accepting registration for the remaining three weeks of basketball camps.

WHO:         30 boys and girls are participating in the camp.

WHERE:     Corpus Christi Gym, located at 3202 Cabaniss Parkway.

WHEN:       Best time for media is Thursday, June 28, from 2 – 3pm.

WHY:         Our Basketball Camps are very popular during the summer. This dynamic program also promotes a healthy and active lifestyle.

CONTACT: Martin Huerta, Recreation Coordinator II, (361) 826-3478, (361) 826-3482 or