Eastern Florida Hosts Hoops Academy For Kids, Palm Bay High Makes A Statement At EFSC Team Camp
By Michael Parsons, EFSC Athletic Communications // June 18, 2016
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The Palm Bay High School boys basketball team finished the Eastern Florida State College Team Camp a perfect 3-0 at the Titan Field House.
Palm Bay was the only undefeated team of the eight teams that participated in the camp, which had teams from Melbourne, Melbourne Central Catholic, Bayside, Satellite, Titusville, Rockledge as well as a team from Clearwater.
The Pirates were led by point guard Marquis Dotson who was one of the top players in the camp. Joe Russell led a Titusville trio of seniors while Nick Alves and a young Melbourne Central Catholic team played well all week.
“What a fun week of basketball!” Eastern Florida State College men’s basketball coach Jeremy Shulman said.
“The high school team camp once again showed that there are some fantastic players in Brevard County.”
Eastern Florida State College also hosted its Hoops Academy this week with 13 players learning the fundamentals of basketball and showcasing what they have learned in a game on the final day.
“The academy was a resounding success,” Shulman said. “So many great kids, hungry to learn and it was a lot of fun working with them.”