MAX Performance Youth Basketball Camp to Feature Women’s Basketball Star Jill Young

Posted: 7/2/2012

Jill YoungThe MAX Performance Basketball Camp for grades one through six will be held July 23-26 from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Park & Rec Gym, 221 Main Ave., Brookings, located across from Hometown Tire & Service.

The camp will feature women’s basketball guard Jill Young. The camp is a way to introduce young players to the game of basketball and promote an active lifestyle. Youth who attend the camp will develop skills through fun drills and competitive games.

Cost to attend is $50. The first 160 children to register will receive a free SDSU basketball.

The event is sponsored by Brookings Health System. Proceeds from the camp will fund the NFL Play 60 wellness program this fall, also to be sponsored by Brookings Health System.

For more information, please contact Jesse Walsh at jwalsh@brookingshealth.org or Brock Landmark at brock.landmark@gmail.com. To download a registration form, please visit www.brookingshealth.org/MAX.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed Brookview Manor nursing home, and Brookhaven Estates apartments. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, and extended care services. The emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day and provides around the clock medical-nursing care for patient needs ranging from minor injuries to life threatening crises. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.