The Southern Illinois University Carbondale Women’s Volleyball Elite Camp is a two-day volleyball training program on July 8 and 9. It is inviting all girls entering grade 9 through 12 in any position and skill level. The venue will be at the Southern Illinois University Carbondale campus. Moreover, this high school volleyball camp is ideal for those who want to learn intermediate to advanced technique and strategies. It will provide high repetition drills that will develop and enhance individual and positional skills. In addition, running this training program is the Southern Illinois Salukis women’s volleyball coaching staff. Registration fee includes a free Saluki Volleyball Under Armour camp t-shirt.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, formerly Southern Illinois Normal University, is a public, coeducational, research university in Carbondale, Illinois. It is the flagship university of the Southern Illinois University system. As a whole, the university has an accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission. Presently, Southern Illinois University Carbondale is serving more or less 12,200 undergraduate students. This undergraduate student population is through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 77 percent. Correspondingly, the university’s student to faculty ratio is 15:1. Southern Illinois University Carbondale is also a top performing university. In fact, it is 216th in National Universities of the 2018 US News and World Reports rankings. In athletics, the university is a member of the Missouri Valley Conference of NCAA Division I. They are the Salukis and maroon and white are their identity colors.
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Women’s Volleyball Elite Camp Organizers
Kari Thompson, from Amherst, Wisconsin, is the new head coach of the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Salukis women’s volleyball team. She is the 2011 Summit League Coach of the Year awardee. Coach Thompson is also an American Volleyball Coaches Association’s “Thirty Under 30” awardee. Then, the Salukis women’s assistant volleyball coaches are Lea Hartigan and Justin Wells. Both assistant coaches are entering their first season with the staff. Alison Lawler is the volunteer assistant coach. And finally, Josh Nieves is the student manager.