Koa Sports Flag Football Camp (7-14)
Baseball (Ages 8-14)
Basketball - Boys (Ages 6-15)
Basketball - Girls (Ages 6-15)
Field Hockey (Ages 9-14)
Football - Helmet & Pads (Ages 11-15)
Boys Soccer (Ages 6-16)
Lacrosse - Boys (Ages 8-15)
Lacrosse - Girls (Ages 8-15)
Check Out Other Camps at Good Counsel This Summer!
Ambitious Artists Camp
Art is all about paint brushes and pencils, right? NOT AT THIS CAMP! Ambitious Artists Camp aims to expose creative young artists to a wide variety of mediums including portraiture, abstract painting, hand building with clay, pottery wheel, and stop-motion animations. On the first day of camp, Camp Director, Nick Clulow will organize individual and group activities in order to gauge campers’ areas of interest and abilities. From there, Mr. Clulow will facilitate activities that not only appeal to the campers of all levels, but also encourage them to expand their creative boundaries and help them strengthen their artistic skills.
Dangerously Delicious Culinary Camp
This NEW CAMP offering is sure to be a hit with kids and parents alike. Campers will not only have a blast in the kitchen, but guests at their kitchen table will be dazzled by a fabulously tasty meal! During this exploration of food, young chefs will learn the secrets and skills to making DANGEROUSLY DELICIOUS PIES! Campers will take home their very own chef’s apron and recipe cards!
Robotics, Drones, Programming, and STEM Camp
Option 1: Drone Races and STEM Sampler – drones, rockets, edible DNA models, strawberry DNA extraction, microscope analysis, catapult demonstration, electrical motor construction, and more!
Options 2: Robotics and Programming – raspberry Pi robotics, LEGO EV3 mindstorms, battle bots, control systems & electronic circuits, python programming, and scratch animation
Environmental Adventures Camp
Calling all budding environmental scientists! This is the perfect camp for kids interested in exploring the relationship between living and non-living things…. and don’t mind getting a little messy in the process! By surveying Good Counsel’s 50-acre campus, campers will learn how to identify naïve species, conduct stream sampling, do a population analysis of local insects, and create their own aquatic environment!
Good Counsel Camps Powered By Koa Sports
Why Good Counsel Camps?
Good Counsel Sports Camps seek to provide campers with the tools needed to succeed in their sport, and in the game of life. These are the best summer camps Olney families can choose! Campers will learn and practice fundamentals and competitive play in an environment that fosters the principles of confidence, teamwork, sportsmanship, and enthusiasm. Experienced camp directors and counselors will deliver the knowledge and support needed for campers to thrive and love their sport even more by the end of the week.
Good Counsel offers exceptional facilities on a 52 acre campus including multiple outdoor grass fields, a turf field, and multiple air-conditioned gymnasiums. Check out the summer camps Olney has to offer in summer 2018.
Summer Camps Olney
Same great summer camps, in a new location. This year, when you think summer camps in Olney, think of Good Counsel summer camps powered by Koa Sports. Join us in Olney for one of many summer camp options in 2018. Read on for more information on all of the summer camps Olney has to offer in 2018.
Koa Sports Flag Football Camp
Running through skills and drills each morning, players will get the chance to fine-tune their fundamentals while learning more about the mental aspects of the game. After the morning session of our flag football summer camp, it’s a quick lunch-break and we spend the afternoon scrimmaging.
Falcon Baseball Instructional Camp
This camp is designed for players between the ages of 8-14. Our emphasis will be on the fundamentals necessary to become a successful baseball player at the youth level. We will focus on throwing and catching techniques and drills, specialty positions (pitching, catching, outfield and infield), base running, and hitting for power and average.
Falcon Advanced Baseball Camp
This camp is designed for players between the ages of 10-14 who hope to play higher level baseball. Our emphasis will be on strengthening fundamentals and enhancing knowledge of the game. We will focus on throwing and catching techniques and drills, specialty positions (pitching, catching, outfield and infield), base running, hitting for power and average, and vision training. Our goal is to teach proper skill mechanics and increase baseball IQ so that campers will have the tools they need to take their game to the next level.
Falcon Baseball Skills Camp
This is the first summer that we will offer our Skills Camp. This camp will be broken up into 3 different skills sessions throughout the day. You can register for one, two, or all three! Registration at this camp will be restricted to 10 campers per session. These sessions will be very focused on high level fundamentals including video analysis. These sessions will be Infield Defense, Hitting, and Pitching/Catching. Whereas the Instructional Camp and Advanced Camp will include these skills, the Skills Camp will focus on the specific aspects of each skill that are needed at the highest level.
Boys Falcon Basketball Camp
Our mission at Good Counsel Basketball Camp is to encourage and assist growth in our campers through the game of basketball. Our coaches place an emphasis on individual skill development, which includes training in shooting form, ball handling, passing and offensive moves. We also stress training in defensive principles, rebounding, and conditioning, as well as the importance of citizenship and team building. Participants will practice these fundamentals daily during skill stations and full court games.
Falcon Basketball Co-Ed Offensive Skills & Shooting Camp
During the two-day Offensive Skills and Shooting Camp, campers will learn basic shooting fundamentals, techniques and drills to improve shooting accuracy and form. They will also practice new offensive techniques to facilitate skill development, shooting accuracy, and methods of creating their own shot.
Girls Falcon Basketball Camp
The GC Girls’ Basketball Camp stresses individual fundamentals and team play for girls ages 6-14. The sessions are taught by players and coaches from Good Counsel—a team recognized as one of the top ranked programs in the nation. A small counselor to camper ratio ensures that all players receive individual attention during the week. We want all campers to walk away from camp having had a positive experience with the game of basketball.
Falcon Field Hockey Camp
The GC Girls’ Field Hockey Camp will include instruction for beginners, while reviewing fundamentals for players with experience. Instruction will be provided by the Varsity and JV coaching staff, along with our varsity players.
Falcon Prospect Camp
This camp is for all rising 7th, 8th, and 9th graders seeking to play at the top level. The focus will be on position-specific technique, fundamentals and skill development. Every session will conclude with 1-on-1 competition.
Boys Soccer Camp
The Good Counsel Soccer camps are designed for players of all levels who want to learn and improve their fundamental soccer skills in a fun and encouraging environment. Players are given the unique opportunity to receive individual instruction from the camps coaching staff and players. Each day is filled with a variety of activities to promote correct soccer technique including: small-sided games; technical and ball mastery skills sessions; shooting drills; and much more.
Falcon Boys Lacrosse Day Camp
This camp will focus on player development in the necessary skills and fundamentals required for success in the game of lacrosse. Campers range in age from 8-15 years-old. Each day, the Good Counsel coaching staff will teach and guide the campers through various fundamental skill sessions leading up to eventual camp competitions and game play. Skills sessions will be aided by Good Counsel Varsity lacrosse players and NCAA lacrosse alumni players. Guest speakers and demonstrations will be given by current and former NCAA Division I players.
Falcon Boys Lacrosse Advanced Camp
The Advanced Camp is in its sixth year running in Summer 2018. The purpose is to challenge the upper-level, more experienced 7th, 8th and rising 9th grade players. This camp session is designed for the “A” and “AA” house and club players. The Advanced Camp will incorporate high school level skills and fundamentals sessions in the morning and afternoon, in addition to up-tempo scrimmaging and grade level competitions.
Falcon Girls Lacrosse Camp
GC Girls Lacrosse Camp will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, including stick work, shooting, dodging, fast breaks, defense (team and individual), offense (team and individual), ground balls, clears, 8M penalty shots, midfield transition and goalie play.
This year’s softball camp is unique: We will focus strictly on the art of hitting! Each camper will be given individualized attention, and video/filming will be used to analyze and improve the softball swing.
Volleyball Day Camp
This camp is intended for girls between the ages of 11-16 who are emerging volleyball players. The basic skills of the sport (passing, setting, attacking, and team play) will be taught in a fun and exciting volleyball atmosphere. This is a great way for new players and those just beginning their volleyball careers to learn the game. Teamwork and confidence will be promoted in a positive training environment.
This camp will focus on footwork, “touch” and strategy for setting a variety of attack tempos, play-sets and hand signaling. Campers will understand how to jump set, reverse the flow and make the most out of any offensive system. Setting from defensive transition, the net and serve receive will be reviewed.
Learn the latest in tactics and technique! Footwork will be taught to become the best blocker and attacker for your physicality. Blocking and attacking route footwork will be explained and demonstrated. Campers will also learn transitioning from defense to offense, routes out of serve receive, and back row attacking.