Dedham - Behn Basketball Camp Canton, Massachusetts

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This camp has changed locations. We will be in Canton starting on Monday at Galvin Middle School. Thanks for understanding. We hope to be back in Dedham next summer. For 23 years Behn Basketball has been helping grow the game in Eastern Massachusetts. This camp is is a great chance to improve your game, learn new skills, and have fun playing the game we love.

The largest and most successful basketball camp in New England, Behn Basketball has grown 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!

Highlights Include

  • 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 Nike T-shirt
  • Making friends and having fun

Dedham High School is centrally located to several towns and is great facility for camp.  Wth two complete gyms and twelve baskets we can have as many as four full court games going at once.  Come see us in Dedham this summer!

Meet your coaching staff
Camp Director

Behn Coaching Staff

Since 1993 Sarah has grown Behn Basketball to be the largest and most successful camp in New England. Over the past 18 years she has cultivated an expert group of directors, some of which have been with her for all 18 years, to help teach her curriculum at our various locations. Her passion for teaching, attention to fundamentals, and love of basketball has helped develop a unique group of loyal coaches who return to camp summer after summer.

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Sarah's basketball career began at Foxboro High School where she was an All-America selection in basketball and soccer.  Sarah set the Massachusetts state scoring record in 1989 with 2,562 points for her High School career. She was named the Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior.

At Boston College, Sarah was the first BC woman in school history to surpass the 2,000 point plateau. She set a Big East freshman scoring record (428 points) and was the league's "Rookie of the Year."  Sarah was the first Boston College player ever to earn All-America honors as a freshman. She is the only four-time All-America basketball player in Boston College history.

As a senior at BC, Sarah became women's basketball all-time leading scorer in the Big East, men or women with 2,523 career points.
Sarah was inducted into the Boston College Athletic Hall of Fame in 1998.  In 2003, Boston College retired Sarah's jersey, the only female athlete at Boston College to have her jersey retired. Sarah has been Named One of Top Ten Athletes in BC History by Sports Illustrated.

Prior to starting camp, Sarah played professional basketball in Ettlebruck, Luxembourg, where she was the leading scorer in central Europe with 35 points per game.

Currently, Sarah is Head Women's Basketball Coach at Brown University.

Learn more about Dedham - Behn Basketball Camp

Drop off will be at the gym entrance behind the school.  From Mt. Vernon St, turn right on Mt. Vernon Place where there is a small sign indicating gym access. 

Check-in: Monday morning 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM. Any outstanding medical forms are due at this time.

Hours: Full-day camps 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 Friday. There is a brief awards ceremony on Friday at 2:30.

Camp Store: We sell beverages, snacks, and pizza at lunch time. We also sell Behn Camp clothing.

What to Bring: Campers should wear comfortable clothing (shorts & a T-shirt), socks, and sneakers. You may bring a water bottle and a bagged lunch, or you may buy pizza at our camp store.

Gender:  This camp is coed.  Competition will be separated by age and gender.

 

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 9:00-9:10 Roll Call
  • 9:10-9:25 Agility Stations
  • 9:25-9:50 Hot Shot
  • 9:50-10:20 Drill Stations
  • 10:30-11:10 Team Practice
  • 11:20-12:00 Games
  • 12:00-1:00 Lunch/Staff Camper Game
  • 1:00-1:30 Lecture
  • 1:30-1:45 Free Throws
  • 1:45-2:00 1 on 1
  • 2:00-2:20 Full Court Drills
  • 2:20-2:50 Games
  • 3:00 Dismissal

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.

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Camper Parent

  • 4/5.

I just wanted to let you know that Shanna enjoys your program and loves basketball and you are helping to make a little girl's dreams come true.

Camper

  • 5/5.
Summer

This is my favorite week of summer.  I look forward to it each year.  Thanks for a great camp!

Camper Parent

  • 4/5.
Thanks

It feels good to be able to drop off my child for the day and know they will learn something, have fun, and wantt to go back. Thanks.

Dedham - Behn Basketball Camp

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508-549-0997

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Camp Schedule, Fees & Registration

Register below for BEHN Basketball Camp through our registration partner US Sports Camps.

BEHN - Dedham High School   Aug. 6 - Aug. 10, 2018 Register

Programs: Complete Skills

Age Group: 8 - 16 Gender: Co-Ed

FULL DAY 9AM-3PM: $295.00 Availability: Open
HALF DAY 9AM-12PM: $196.00 Availability: Open

For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-877-BEHNCAMP we would be happy to help you.

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