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Little Lancer Basketball Program
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Sunday, November 3rd 2013 - All Day

The Little Lancers program is designed to introduce young players to the game of basketball and build their skill level through drills and games. This is an excellent opportunity to learn, have fun with college players, and prepare for the upcoming season.  Registration is currently open for grades 1-5 and the cost is $30 per participant.

The Little Lancer Basketball program, sponsored by Mount Marty College, has been in existence since the college became coeducational in 1969. The men’s and women’s basketball players, under the direction of the MMC coaching staff, teach basketball skills to grade school girls and boys. The Little Lancer Program will consist of four Sunday afternoon instructional sessions on the fundamentals of basketball. Participants will work on individual skills of passing, ball handling, dribbling, shooting and footwork. They will also receive instruction on individual and team defensive and offensive concepts.

Each participant receives a Little Lancer T-Shirt to be handed out during the final instructional session, and an official Little Lancer membership card for free admission to all Mount Marty College Lancer home basketball games.

Dates and times for grades 1-2 are:  Nov. 3 (Registration) 1:00 – 2:30 P.M., Sunday, Nov. 3, Sunday, Nov. 10, Sunday, Nov. 17, and Sunday, Nov. 24 all from 1:30 – 2:45 P.M.

Dates and times for grades 3-5 are:  Nov. 3 (Registration) 3 – 4:15 P.M., Sunday, Nov. 3, Sunday, Nov. 10, Sunday, Nov. 17, and Sunday, Nov. 24 all from 3 – 4:15 P.M.

All grades will perform at halftime of the Mount Marty Women’s Basketball Game vs. Dordt College on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. Game time is 6 P.M.

Pre-Registration is available before November 1st at www.mmclancers.com  or contact Tom Schlimgen at thomas.schlimgen@mtmc.edu or at 605-660-4030 or Andrew Baker at andrew.baker@mtmc.edu or 605-668-1501 for more information.

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