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Lions Summer Camp 2020 - Registration Opening January 8

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Welcome to the Lions Summer Camps brought to you by Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School! This summer camp offers individual sport programs for any student entering 5th-12th grades.

Lions Summer Camps are designed to help campers improve their skills, while having fun at the same time! Lead by our dedicated, educated, and highly trained Camp Directors, campers will enjoy the opportunity to learn from some of the best coaches in the area.

The 2019 program offers a fun line up programs. Camps are held at either the CESJDS Upper School Campus (11710 Hunters Lane, Rockville, MD) or Lower School Campus (1901 E. Jefferson St, Rockville, MD).

Camp Program List:

Lions Basketball Camp
Lower School Campus

Session I: 6/15-6/19
Session II: 6/22-6/26

Lions Volleyball Camp
Upper School Campus

Session I: 6/15-6/19
Session II: 6/22-6/26

Lions Tennis Camp
Upper School Campus

Session I: 6/15-6/19
Session II: 6/22-6/26

Programs

The mission of the Lions Summer Camps 2020 Program is to offer a supportive and educational environment that fosters the growth of confidence and self-esteem in sports-specific activities. With an emphasis on teamwork and sportsmanship, each camper will receive individual instruction from our talented Camp Directors who serve as positive role models and spirited coaches.

Lions Basketball Camp

The Basketball Camp will help you take your game to the next level! This camp for students in the 5th-12th grade will develop all of their basketball skills - shooting, passing, dribbling, rebounding and defense. Please note: The Boys Basketball Camp will be held at the CESJDS Lower School Campus (1901 E. Jefferson St., Rockville MD). The Girls Basketball Camp will be held at the Upper School.

Session I: 6/15-6/19 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Session II: 6/22-6/26 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)

For ages: 11-17

Location: Lower School Campus

Camp Director: Dave McCloud, Head Coach, CESJDS Boys Varsity Basketball

Rates: $300 per session; Campers who sign up for Sessions I and II will enjoy a $50 discount, for a total of $550

Lions Volleyball Camp

The Lions Volleyball Camp will offer individualized instruction for students in 5th-12th grade, of all abilities and skill levels. Have fun while improving your game as you learn basic fundamentals, develop proper mechanics and gain game experience. You'll get intensive work in all phases of volleyball with both group and individual drills.

Session I: 6/15-6/19 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Session II: 6/22-6/26 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)

For Ages: 11-17

Location: Upper School Campus

Camp Director: TBA

Rates: $180 per session; Campers who sign up for Sessions 1 and 2 will enjoy a $50 discount, for a total of $310. 

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Lions Tennis Camp

The Lions Tennis Camp will concentrate on preparing the athlete to compete at the high school tennis level and beyond.  In this camp we will teach and reinforce proper mechanics on all ground strokes, plus strategy in singles and doubles.  We will use advanced learning techniques of filming and analysis in slow motion and freeze frame to help compress the learning curve.  Studies have shown that tennis is the highest rated sport for individuals physical and mental health and it’s a sport they can usually play for their entire life. 

Brendan is a USPTA certified teaching professional who attended Allegany College and played in the JUCO Nationals at Baylor University.  In 2009 was the #1 singles player and doubles player on the National Championship team at the WTT Championships in Indian Wells, Ca.  In addition to several club and tournament championships.

Brendan has coached and helped develop many tennis players with a focus on proper fundamentals. He is a teaching professional at Lakewood Country Club and is the current tennis coach at the Jewish Day School.

Session I: 6/15-6/19 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)
Session II: 6/22-6/26 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM)

For Ages: 11-17

Location: Upper School Campus

Camp Director: Brendan Mattingly

Rates: $180 per session; Campers who sign up for Sessions 1 and 2 will enjoy a $50 discount, for a total of $310. 

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Rates

Each session is listed on a per camper basis. Several discounts apply for campers who sign up for multiple sessions and additional add-on available for Early Drop-Off option.

 

Discounts

  • Campers who sign up for both sessions of any camp will enjoy a $50 discount off of the total cost

Early Drop Off Option

You will have the option to sign up for early drop-off (8:00-8:45 AM) when applicable to the camp you signed up for. Early Drop Off is an additional $50 for each session.

Meet the Directors

David Breslaw
Lions Basketball Camp Co-Director

The camp will be directed by David Breslaw, currently the head varsity coach of the boys basketball team at Richard Montgomery High School.  He is in his thirteenth year of coaching basketball in Montgomery County and seventh year as varsity head coach at RM.  He coached RM to three consecutive division titles from 2014-17 and in 2019 when a regional championship was also achieved.  His record at RM currently stands at 118-50.  Coach Breslaw is also a former player, graduate and current teacher at Richard Montgomery.   He is also a proud husband and father to three children.  

Brendan Mattingly
Lions Tennis Camp Director

Brendan is a USPTA certified teaching professional who attended Allegany College and played in the JUCO Nationals at Baylor University.  In 2009 was the #1 singles player and doubles player on the National Championship team at the WTT Championships in Indian Wells, Ca.  In addition to several club and tournament championships.

Brendan has coached and helped develop many tennis players with a focus on proper fundamentals. He is a teaching professional at Lakewood Country Club and is the current tennis coach at the Jewish Day School.

David McCloud
Lions Basketball Camp Co-Director

  • Head Boys Varsity Basketball Coach CESJDS – 2011 – Present
  • Team won PVAC Championship 2013-14 Season 19-0 League Record
  • Assistant Boys Basketball Coach – 2007-2011 – Clarksburg High School
  • Assistant Boys Varsity Lacrosse Coach 2010-2011 – Clarksburg High School
  • Head Basketball Coach AAU Basketball – DC Assault 15 under team. AAU team finished first nationally in 2006, and top 10 for 2007, 2008
  • Selected to coach Montgomery County High School All-Star Team
  • Collegiate Basketball at Morgan State University and Texas Christian University
  • High School Athlete at Blair High School -3-year starter
  • Security Specialist at Clarksburg High School

Register

If we do not reach our minimum required per camp, the camp will be cancelled by June 1 and you will be issued a full refund. For tennis camp, the minimum is 6 campers. For volleyball camp, the minimum is 10 campers. For basketball camp, the minimum is 12 campers.