Summer Athletic Camps

REGISTER ONLINE for all camps and workshops

Laker Running Camp

Coach Dave Stolar & Staff

Come learn about running from Coach Stolar and several MPS alumni, many currently running in college, as well as the current MPS Cross Country and Track teams. This four-day camp promises to be extremely fun as well as highly instructional. Learn about the basics such as stretching, proper footwear, and running form using advanced technology in the MPS Dream Lab. Also, you will dive deeper into racing strategy, pre-race preparation, nutrition and team building. You can come as an individual or invite your team to attend. 

July 16-19 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
AGES: Grades 4 – 9
COST: $65, camp tee shirt included
CONTACT: Email Dave Stolar or Karen Groshek
REGISTER: Register Online

Football Camp

Coach Jeff Root & Staff

The 4th annual Lakers Football Camp is a four-day non-contact camp with instruction in all phases of football. Offensive and defensive instruction will include technique play for interior linemen, linebackers, offensive backs and receivers including QBs, and defensive backs. A specialty unit with a focus on the kicking game will also be highlighted. The emphasis of the camp is to learn technique, make new friends, and have fun! 

Coach Root and his staff offer over 150 years of coaching experience and are excited for you to attend the camp

WHEN: June 18 – 21 • 6:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
GRADES: Grades 3 – 9
COST: $60 (includes camp tee shirt)
WHERE: Mercyhurst University – Tullio Field
CONTACT: Call the MPS Athletic Office at 814.824.2318 or email Jeff Root for more information.
REGISTER: Register Online

Boys Basketball Camp

Coach Sean Baer

Coach Baer recently finished his eighth season as head coach of the MPS varsity basketball program. Members of the current Laker basketball team and coaching staff will help you expand your skill set and reach your full potential. Campers will learn ball handling, shooting skills and man-to-man defensive strategies. Daily contests and drills will be a part of the competitive yet fun-filled atmosphere. Please bring a bagged lunch. Drinks and snacks will be available.

WHEN: June 18 – June 22 • 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
GRADES: 5 – 9
COST: $100.00 (includes camp tee shirt)
CONTACT: Email Sean Baer or call 814.323.5968 for more information.
REGISTER: Print and mail the registration form.

Girls Basketball Camp

Coach Dan Perfetto

Master fundamentals in this highly individualized camp, while concentrating on skill development and game application. Coach Perfetto has completed his 12th year of coaching the MPS girls team, which includes over 250 career wins and seven Region Championships. He is a two-time State Class AAA runner up, won one D-10 championship and was named the 2011 PIAA State AAA Coach of the Year. We’ll see you on the hardwoods in June.

WHEN: June 25 – June 28 • 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (registration deadline is June 18)
GRADES: 5 – 8
COST: $85.00 (includes camp tee shirt)
CONTACT: Email Dan Perfetto or call 814.434.2681 for more information
REGISTER: Register Online

“Under the Lights” Soccer Camp at Mercyhurst University (Boys & Girls)

Hosted by the Mercyhurst University Men’s soccer program
Coaches Michael Romeo (MPS) and Nenad Vidakovic (Mercyhurst University)

Ignite your soccer skills at the 4th annual MERCYHURST UNIVERSITY MEN’S SOCCER CAMP, sponsored by Mercyhurst University and Mercyhurst Prep! This five-day evening soccer camp designed to cover all aspects of soccer including foot skills, passing, dribbling, shooting and offensive and defensive awareness will enhance your game.

WHEN: July 9 – 13 • 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. (6:00 – 9:00 p.m. on Friday under the lights)
7 – 18  (participants will be divided into age groups for instruction)
$125 (includes camp tee shirt)
CONTACT: Email Coach Romeo for more information
REGISTER: Registration Form

Rowing Camp

Coach Dave Geiger

MPS is host to the area’s only international rowing team, which began in the 80s. With our experienced, winning coaches, you’ll be learning skills that will develop and improve your technique. The atmosphere is relaxed enough to be fun while also providing an informative introduction to the sport of rowing on Presque Isle Bay in our top-of-the-line racing shells. Head Coach David Geiger has been on the staff of the rowing team since 1997. During his time as head coach, the team has won numerous awards on the national and international level. Many of his rowers have been awarded scholarships at some of the top colleges in the country. Join Coach Geiger and his experienced coaching staff, many of whom are dedicated Mercyhurst Prep alums.

WHEN: July 10, 12, 17, 19, 24 (makeup day July 26) • Tuesday and Thursday evenings 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
AGES: 7th – 8th grade boys and girls as well as MPS students
COST: $80 (camp tee shirt included)
WHERE: MPS Boathouse – at the foot of Sommerheim Drive
CONTACT: Read complete details or email Dave Geiger for more information.
REGISTER: Register Online