The following is a press release from the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Department of Health.
OKMULGEE, OK – Muscogee (Creek) Nation Health is excited to announce a partnership with Oral Roberts University to bring ORU men’s and women’s basketball teams to the Mvskoke Dome. The free event will take place on September 30th.
The camp aims to provide an engaging opportunity for Native youth interested in honing in their basketball skills. Participants can look forward to various skill-building activities, engaging drills, and friendly competitions that promote teamwork and sportsmanship. With two sessions available, participants will have the unique opportunity to learn the drills the Golden Eagles utilize to develop their own skills.
The camp schedule is as follows:
- Morning Session (9 a.m. – 12 p.m.) Conducted by the Men’s Basketball Team. Registration link: https://form.jotform.com/232434228848158
- Afternoon Session (1 p.m. – 4 p.m.) Conducted by the Women’s Basketball Team. Registration link: https://form.jotform.com/232393758101152 “Partnering with Oral Roberts University is a great opportunity to promote healthy lifestyles for our youth, as well as provide two great institutions an avenue to work together,” said MCN Principal Chief David Hill. “We feel this is a winning combination.”
Both camp sessions are open to boys and girls in grades Kindergarten – 6th. Spaces for each session are limited, and interested athletes are encouraged to register early to secure their spots.