Lackawanna Trail to host annual Lion Cub Football Camp

For Abington Journal | July 7th, 2015 1:15 pm

For Abington Journal

FACTORYVILLE — The Seventh Annual Lackawanna Trail Lion Cub Football Camp, for children ages 6-14, will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on July 13-14 at Lions Pride Stadium.

Each camper will receive position specific instruction from the coaching staff and players of the Lackawanna Trail High School football team in a non-contact setting. Players will be grouped according to age and individual positions. Special team will also be covered.

All campers will receive coaching on the fundamentals of blocking, tackling, proper stance, using power angles, stretching, agility, proper running technique and teamwork. The importance of “Lion Pride” throughout the entire Lackawanna Trail football family will be emphasized.

Each camper will receive a T-shirt and be eligible for prizes. The cost of the camp is $20, if registered by July 10, or $25 at the door, by 5 p.m. on July 13.

Campers should wear T-shirts, shorts and proper footwear (spikes, if possible).

A certified trainer will be on the grounds at all times.

For more information or to register contact Lackawanna Trail head football coach Steve Jervis at 570-335-3768 or

Information provided by the Lackawanna Trail School District.