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Home Court Advantage

Home Court Advantage is dedicated to providing a Basketball Camp that is both instructional and informational along with creating a great atmosphere to learn!

The counseling staff prides itself on teaching the game of Basketball to players of all ages and ability levels. The coaches will build confidence in the participants and encourage all campers that they have what it takes to elevate their game to the “next level.” We are determined to provide the best possible learning experience for our campers.

Questions regarding Home Court Advantage contact 443 807 0923 or email

June 2018

Basketball Advanced Skills Camp at Harford Community College

06/25/2018 - 06/29/2018 ~ Monday - Friday Registration Ends: 06/25/2018$200.00 | Susquehanna Center/APGFCU Arena 401 Thomas Run Rd., Bel Air, MD 21015

Boys & Girls | Starts: 9:00am / Ends: 3:00pm



Boys and Girls of all skill levels are welcome to attend this basketball camp to improve their basketball game.


The camp will focus on improving fundamental skills that are crucial in the game of basketball. There will be daily work with ball handling, shooting, passing, moving without the ball, defense, and team concepts. Each camper will receive individualized instruction and will leave camp with a report card and suggestions for what they should work on to take their game to the next level.


Each day there will be a guest speaker who will spend time talking and demonstrating a particular skill. This year there will be an even bigger surprise guest speaker!


$200.00 for the full week
$25.00 Before/After care (8:00am-9:00am & 3:00pm-4:00pm)


Basketballs will be provided for use. If campers want to bring individual basketballs, it is important that they have their name written on it. Campers should come with basketball shoes and shorts. All other equipment will be provided.


Mike Smelkinson's Basketball Advanced Skills Camps are independently run and are not a Harford Community College-sponsored program.



Please make sure to know the drop off and pick up times for your camp. Check in will start 45 minutes prior to the beginning of each camp. All campers will receive a t-shirt at sign-in on the first day of camp.


Waiver Information

A Waiver & Medical Release Form will be attached to your email confirmation. It is also available on the website. Please print, fill out, sign and deliver this form to the registration check in on the first day of camp. You cannot attend camp without this form.



This is not an "overnight" camp. Players traveling from out of town will be responsible for securing their own accommodations.


Miscellaneous Information

Cancellation Policy
We do not offer refunds on cancelled campers, just a future camp credit if you decide to cancel, but we do have what is called "Cancellation Protection". We offer basic Cancellation Protection to allow participants some peace of mind in case plans change. This allows us to keep our prices low and provide the best service possible. Due at the time of registration, Cancellation Protection entitles you to a full refund of camp fees should you cancel your registration more than 14 days prior to the start of an overnight camp, and 7 days prior to the start of a day camp. If you cancel within 14 or 7 days of the start of your session, we will give you a camp credit for all money paid. The credit is valid for three years from camp date at any of our camps/showcases. Credit with insurance is transferable to family members or friends, and good toward a future camp.


Please check your email regularly as this is our primary way we communicate. Any additional information that we need to convey as the camp draws closer will be passed on to you via the e-mail address that you supplied when you signed up for camp. Please make it a habit to check your e-mail daily, this will eliminate any confusion and or miscommunication.