Pete Carroll's 2008 USC Football Camps Announced
March 26, 2008
Six football camps for high school and elementary school players conducted by USC head coach Pete Carroll and his staff will be held in June on the USC campus.
The Mario Danelo Kicking Academy, established in honor of the late USC record-setting kicker Mario Danelo, is for placekickers, punters and snappers who will be seventh graders to high school seniors as of the 2008 fall season. It will be held on June 6 and will be led by ex-NFL kicker Joe Danelo, Mario's father.
The USC Skill Positions Camp, for quarterbacks/receivers/running backs/tight ends/linebackers/defensive backs who will be in freshmen through seniors in high school during the 2008 fall season, will be held on June 14.
The USC Offensive and Defensive Line Camp, open to linemen who will be freshmen through seniors in high school during the 2008 fall season, is set for June 15.
The USC 'Trojans In Training' Camp-available for players from third grade through eighth grade as of the 2008 fall season-will be held June 23.
The USC 7 On 7 Passing Camp, for high school teams aiming to develop offensive and defensive passing game skills, will run June 19 or 20. High school coaches should contact Jared Blank at (213) 740-7780 to enroll their team.
The USC Rising Stars Camp, for high school juniors and seniors in the 2008 fall season who plan on playing at the collegiate level, is available for both overnight and day campers on June 25 and 26.
All camps will be conducted on Howard Jones/Brian Kennedy Fields, the on-campus practice fields for the 6-time defending Pac-10 championship USC football team. The Rising Stars camp will also use the historic Coliseum.
All campers will receive a USC Football Camp t-shirt.
Registration for these camps can be done on-line at sctrojanfootball.com or by calling (213) 740-7780 for a registration brochure.
There also will be a USC Flashback Fantasy Football Camp for adults from June 11 to 13. For information on that camp, go to flashbackcamps.com/usc.