April 24, 2014
2014 NIU Football Camp Brochure
Online Registration Form
DEKALB – Registration to Northern Illinois University’s 2014 Football camps, to be held in DeKalb and Chicago this June, is now open. The 2013 Mid-American Conference West Division champion Huskies will hold nine camps for current high school students with a variety of days, times and locations.
At the camp, NIU head coach Rod Carey and his experienced coaching staff will provide instruction in all three phases of football.
Most of the camps will be held at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb with a series of four One-Day Camps June 11, 18, 19 and July 27. The One-Day Camps will run from 1-5 p.m. each day. NIU will be offering two Big Dog Camps this year. The Big Dog Camp is an offensive line vs. defensive line camp and is scheduled for June 14 and 21 and will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
For high school students in Chicago that cannot attend the camps in DeKalb, there is the Chicago Showcase, which will be held at Mt. Carmel’s Gately Stadium on June 8 beginning at 2 p.m. There will also be two days for NIU’s Friday Night Lights camp, which will take place June 13 and 20 from 6-10 p.m.
Cost to attend any of the One-Day camps, Chicago Showcase and Friday Night Lights is $45, while the Big Dog camp is $60. Campers should bring their own helmet, shoulder pads, tennis shoes, football cleats and appropriate practice attire. Check-in will start 45 minutes before the start of camp.
To register, complete the registration & consent form and mail to Huskie Sports Camps, 219 Convocation Center, DeKalb, IL 60115 along with your payment or register and pay online. For more information, contact Julie Edwards at (815) 753-0220.
This year, NIU is also holding a pair of 7-on-7 passing camps June 14 and 21. Check-in will take place in the Yordon Center from 8:30-9:30 a.m. and games will begin at 9:30 a.m. The camp costs $200 per team per date and a second team for the same date will be reduced to $100.
Payment must be received no later than May 30, 2014 and fees include 20 camp T-shirt and five games. Teams must have at least seven players, but 10 to 14 players are recommended. Please contact Matt Lipman at (815) 753-8406 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.