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Children enjoy basketball mini camp

RESERVE — Coach Michael Sanders, a former NBA player and the new St. John Parish Parks and Recreation Director, recently hosted a basketball mini camp teaching proper fundamentals and skill development to boys and girls ages 7 to 13.

The camp took place at REGALA Gym in Reserve and taught the following skills: Triple threat position – Shooting, Passing and Dribbling; Specialized Teaching – Pivot move, Jump Stop, Ball Handling and Lay Ups (Right and Left Hand); and Defensive Position – Stance, Slide and Hands.

For more information about upcoming Parks and Recreation events, please call 985-536-4933.