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The National Throws Coaches Association 
760 7799148 


Saturday June 25, 2016 at 10:00 AM CDT
Sunday June 26, 2016 at 3:00 PM CDT

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Merrillville High School - Track Complex 
276 East 68th Place,
Merrillville, IN 46410

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Past NTCA Camp & Clinic Attendees:


Dustin Brode: Canfield OH                                          2010 Nike Indoor National Shot Champion                 71' 7.5"

 Tori Bliss: Portage IN                                                   2010 & 2011 New Balance National Shot Champion,  4x State Champion & State Record Holder               50' 9.50" and 148' 2''                                                      Two X NCAA Runner-Up - Shot Put  

D'Ana McCarty: Indianapolis IN                                    Two X NCAA Champion - 20lb Weight Throw   

Alex Thompson: Rockford IL                                      2010 New Balance National Discus Champion       201' 6" 

  Tyler Clott: Peotone IL                                                  Two X State Shot Champion - 57' 7.25"   

Bailey Wagner: Fox River IL                                        State Shot & Discus Champion                                     49' 2" and 163' 2" 

 Jakob Engel: Portage IN                                             State Shot Runner-up - 63' 2.75"   

Elias Micozzi: South Bend IN                                      State Discus Runner-up - 183' 5"

  Tori Ziegler: Fox River IL                                                46' 4.5" (Shot) and 146' 1" (Discus) 

Megan Kessler: Crown Point IN                                  Fourth State Meet 46' 4.5" (Shot) and 134' 10" (Discus) 

 Chelsie Meeks: Rensselaer IN   State Discus Runner-up - 144' 2'' - Discus 

Nakel McClinton: Merrillville IN                                  State Discus Runner-up - 137' 

 Joey Little: Portage IN                                                 Eigth Place State Meet - 57' 9'' - Shot Put

  Ashley Sosbe: Portage IN                                          Eigth Place State Meet - 142' - Discus    

 Leah Heckaman: Culver Academies IN                Fourth Place State Meet Shot Put - 45' 5.25''           Fifth Place State Meet Discus - 142' 1''  

 Kayla York: Hanover Central IN                                 State Champion Discus - 150'                                  Eighth Place Shot Put - 42' 1.25''

  Abby Kapitan: Munster IN                                          State Runner-up Shot Put - 43' 7''

 David Schall: Avon IN                                                   State Runner-Up Discus - 184' 11''                             Fifth Place Shot Put - 62'

 Laura Schoonmaker: Lake Central                         Ninth Place State Meet Discus - 128' 2''    

Tyler McCann: Portage                                                  Shot Put - 55'

Mitchell Kessler: Crown Point                                   State Champion Shot Put -   58' 11.5''

Victoria Farley: Portage                                               State Champion Shot Put - 46' 1.75'



June 25th: Shot Put Camp

 June 26th: Discus Camp


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Boys and Girls
Grades 6 through 12

Saturday, June 25th: Shot Put Camp
Sunday, June 26th: Discus Camp
Pre Registration Cost (by 6/23):
  Athletes: $160 for two days
or $ 80 per day
Come for one day or both days!
Coaches: $60 for both days!!

Tentatively Scheduled Clinicians and Coaches: 

Mark Harsha – Portage High School

Bruce Van Horne – Blackhawk (PA) High School

Ken Browner – Carmel High School

“Coach” Bell – North Central High School

Luis Lopez - Merrillville High School

Rob Lasorsa – National Throws Coaches

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Registration after June 23rd or at the door: $90 per day
Contact Camp Director Mark Harsha
(219) 771-2398 
or National Throws Coaches Association
(760) 779-9148

Refunds: A full refund less a 25 percent administrative fee  issued for any cancellation received at least 1 week prior to the start of the camp. The administrative fee is not refundable for ANY reason.

Because we have to guarantee our number of campers in order to prepare for camp, any cancellation received less than 1 week prior to the start of the clinic will not be eligible for any refund except in the case of injury, illness, or mandatory school event, in which case supporting documentation from a doctor or school is required.