Governor’s Academy - Behn Basketball Camp Byfield, Massachusetts
Behn Basketball Camp is back at the Governor's Academy in Byfield. This four day camp coincides with our overnight program at the same and is always one of our best weeks. We are excited to begin our 23rd season and hope we can help you reach your goals this summer.
The largest and most successful basketball camp in New England, Behn Basketball has grown throughout Eastern Massachusetts for the past 22 years with a reputation of excellent teaching focused on fundamentals. Our experienced coaches create an intense yet comfortable atmosphere that encourages learning and development. The goal is for each player to leave camp with improved skills, increased confidence, and acquired knowledge on how to practice and succeed. And of course we have fun too!
- Emphasis on fundamentals
- Focus on proper shooting technique
- Learning team play on both offense and defense
- Appreciation of competition and good sportsmanship
- Official Behn Camp T-shirt
- Making friends and having fun
The Governor's Academy has hosted us for in their beautiful facility for several years. The campus includes a large field house with four full courts plus an additional gym with two full courts.Meet your coaching staff
Roland Millien is entering his 5th year as a Coach & Director at Behn Basketball Camp. Roland is a decorated prep and college basketball player. The Stoughton native was a 2-year captain, scored over 1000 points, grabbed over 1000 rebounds & was the Hockomock League MVP for the Black Knights. As a 2-year captain for Bridgewater State, Coach Millien duplicated the rare feat of scoring over 1000 points and securing over 1000 rebounds as a collegian. He was the 2009 Bridgewater State Athlete of the Year, played professionally in the BBEL & competed for the Haitian National Team in 2016.Read Full Bio
Currently, Roland works in the Stoughton Public Schools as a teacher in the Alternative Learning Center, coaches at the varsity level at Milton Academy & is a certified basketball official.
For a quick video on his career at Bridgewater State click here.
Overnight Check-in: Boarding campers check in Sunday afternoon between 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Extended day campers check-in on Sunday at 6:00 PM. Any outstanding medical forms are due at this time.
Day Check-in: Monday morning 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM. Any outstanding medical forms are due at this time.
Day Hours: Full-day camp run from 9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. The half-day program runs from 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 Noon, Monday through Thursday.
Dismissal: Camp ends at 3:00 PM Thursday afternoon. There is a brief awards ceremony beginning around 2:30.
Extended Day: Extended Day is from 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM.
Governor’s Academy: Governor's Academy is set on a 500-acre campus in a beautiful New England setting. The field house is 48,000 square feet featuring multiple courts and an indoor track.
Dorms and roommates: Girls and boys will stay in separate dorms. Rooms are set-up in blocks of single rooms with a few one room doubles. We do our best to accommodate all roommate request and can cluster groups of friends.
Meals: Three square meals are provided daily for our overnight guests. Day camper tuition includes lunch.
Camp Store: We sell beverages, snacks, and pizza as a late night snack for our overnight campers. We also sell Behn Camp clothing.
Coed: This camp is for girls and boys. Competition will be separated by age and ability.
Sample Daily Schedule
- 7:30 Breakfast
- 9:00 Morning Announcements
- 9:15 Positional Drill Stations
- 9:45 Team Practice
- 10:30 Break
- 10:45 Hot Shot
- 11:00 Games
- 11:45 Free Throws
- 12:00 Lunch - Half Day Campers Dismissed
- 1:00 Team Practice
- 2:15 Games
- 3:00 Day Campers Dismissed
- 3:15 Lecture
- 4:00 Extra Help / Free Time
- 5:00 Dinner
- 6:15 3 on 3 Tourney
- 7:00 Basketball Games
- 8:00 Movie
- 10:00 Lights Out
A registration packet with complete details will be emailed to you after you complete registration. If you do not receive the document or have any additional questions, please call our office anytime at 1-877-BEHNCAMP.Read camper reviews