Rector High Hosts Individual Skills Camp
Several young players received instruction last week at the annual Rector School Individual Skills Basketball Camp. The event wrapped up Thursday with an awards ceremony at the Rector Gymnasium.
Family and friends gathered to see the occasion as the talented young players received recognition for their skills. A number of awards were given in several categories. Boys and girls were split into different groups based upon age: first and second grades; third and fourth grades and fifth and sixth grade.
Receiving the top awards as Outstanding Campers were Sophie Hill, first and second grade girls; Cooper Rabjohn, first and second grade boys; Morgan Garner, third and fourth grade girls; Trey Horton, third and fourth grade boys and Parker Bucy, fifth and sixth grade boys.
Other award winners included:
First and second grade girls--Maggie Rabjohn, hustle and Sophie Hill, layup, free throw, hot shot and one-on-one.
First and second grade boys--Cooper Rabjohn, free throw, layup, one-on-one and hot shot and Drew Henderson, hustle.
Third and fourth grade girls--Morgan Garner, one-on-one and hot shot; Lacey Underwood, obstacle course; Carly Rodden, free throw and Olivia Sutherland, hustle.
Third and fourth grade boys--Landon Haywood, hustle; Trey Horton, free throw and obstacle course; Kameron Jones, one-on-one and Samual Shipley, hot shot.
Fifth and sixth grade boys--Collier Hartsfield, hustle; Camden Mount, hustle; Adam Romine, free throw; Jackson Lankford, hot shot and Parker Bucy, obstacle course and one-on-one.
"I thought this group was fantastic," RHS boys coach Matt Mills said. "Everybody came out each day and worked hard. I was extremely impressed with this group. They were a lot of fun to work with every day."
"This was an energetic group," Lady Cougars coach Matt Dean, one of the event's organizers, said. "They came in every day ready to work. They were a lot of fun to work with. There are some talented kids in this group."
Each camper also received a camp t-shirt.