Preseason Skills Enhancement Program

Preseason Program

Basketball Preseason Skills Enhancement Program
Oct. 6 - Nov. 13
Monday & Thursday 6-8pm
Boys/ Girls Grades 6-12

The preseason skills enhancement program is a six - week basketball skill develpment, performace enhancement, and injury prevention program; it combines specific exercises for developing core strength and knee/ ankle stability. The program will also incorporate speed, agility, explosive and quickness training, as well as intense fundemental basketball skills and drills. If you are a pleayer that needs help making a team or wanting to start your season as a high level player, then this program is for you.

  • Collegiate Coaching Staff
  • College Level Drills
  • Team - Oriented Enviornment
  • Top- Notch Facilities

The preseason program will also include a six - week membership to the Community Aquatics and Recreation Complex (CARC) on the campus of Garrett College. Membership includes daily access to the CARC pool, fitness studio, and open gym times. Check out for more information.

We have a limited a limited number of spots so that each player can get maximum attention and repitition. Reserve your spot today!

To sign up Downland this Printable Brochure and return the form (Front and Back) with remittance to:

Coach Bogie
Garrett College
687 Mosser Rd.
McHenry, MD 21541

For more information contact Coach Bogie at 301-087-3148, or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Athletics Food Booth at GC Fair

Pictured above Front Row (L-R): Annette Chapman, Head Softball Coach Terry Chapman, Kerry Gibson, and Matt Gibson Back Row (L-R): Head Baseball Coach Eric Hallenbeck, Kelli Palamar, Athletic Trainer Kim Windstein, Assistant Women's Basketball Coach Kory Gibson, and Head Men's Basketball Coach/ Athletic Director Dennis Gibson.

LAKERNATION was represented at the fair booth by coaches, athletics staff, friends and family of the athletics program. The Garrett College Athletics Food Booth, in memory of the late Assistant Men's Basketball Coach David K. Martin, was a great sucess in fundraising for the athletic department. The Menu included Crab cakes, Chicken wings, Steakburgers, the very popular Amish Fry Pies, Bavarian Grilled Cheese, Cheesesteaks, and the almost famous Chicken Spiedie Sandwich.

Athletic Hall of Fame Nominations



The Garrett College Athletics Hall of Fame honors former student athletes, teams and others(including coaches, trainers, staff, individuals or companies) whose sports achievement and character have reflected positively on the College and its Department of Athletics.

Criteria for Induction:

  • As a student, the alum must have participated in at least one season of athletics at Garrett College and have been in good academic and disciplinary standing
  • The athlete cannot be considered for at least five years after they participated
  • Teams that exhibited exceptional levels of success and were exemplary representatives of Garrett College may be nominated
  • An individual or company who has made special contribution(s) to the support, growth, popularity and/or community acceptance of the intercollegiate programming at Garrett College may be nominated
  • Self-nominations are acceptable
  • Nominations may be made in memory of an athlete

Supporting material may accompany Nomination Forms. Note that while statistics are important in considering the nominees, not having this will not deter submission of the application.

To nominate someone please complete the following form.

Completed forms should be submitted to:

Dennis Gibson, Chair
GC Athletics Hall of Fame Selection Committee Garrett College
695 Mosser Road
McHenry, MD 21541

Lakers Chillin' 4 Charity


The Garrett College athletic department recently participated in the Chillin' 4 Charity fundraiser, for the Kay Yow Foundation that raises funds for research, and raises awareness for breast cancer.

To participate in Chillin' 4 Charity you are called out by another athletic department, who passes the buck on to you. If you do not answer the challenge you pay $200 to the Kay Yow Foundation. The Lakers were called out by Brookdale CC, and former Laker athletic director Shawn Noël.

Just before the ice cold water was dumped, the Lakers called out a few other athletic departments to keep the ball rolling including Westmoreland CCC, Cecil College, and Potomac State College of WV.

To see the full video click here.

Summer Basketball Camps at GC

The Garrett College Lakers basketball teams will be hosting a variety of summer camps for kids entering grades K-12.

June 18-20: Little Lakers Basketball Camp
Boys and Girls Entering Grades K-5
9:00AM- 12PM (8AM Early Drop Off)

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June 18-20: All Sports Skills Camp
Entering Grades K-5
Following Little Lakers Camp 1PM-4PM

June 23-26: 30th Annual Garrett Lakers Basketball Camp
Boys Entering Grades 5-10
Skill Sessions 9AM - 3PM (8AM Early Drop Off)

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July 7-9: Lil' Lady Lakers Basketball Camp
Girls Entering Grades K-5
9AM - 12PM (8AM Early Drop Off)
Lunch 12PM - 1PM

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July 14-17: Lady Lakers Basketball Camp
Girls Entering Grades 6-12
9AM-12PM (8AM Early Drop Off)
Lunch 12PM-1PM

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July 21-24 & 28-31: Individual Basketball Skills Clinics
Boys and Girls Entering Grades 3-12

July 21-24
Session 1: July 21-22 9AM-12PM
Session 2: July 21-22 2PM-5PM
Session 3: July 23-24 9AM-12PM
Session 4: July 23-24 2PM-5PM

July 28-31
Session 1: July 28-29 9AM-12PM
Session 2: July 28-29 2PM-5PM
Session 3: July 30-31 9AM-12PM
Session 4: July 30-31 2PM-5PM

$50.00 per session
An individual session will meet on two consecutive days. Individuals may sign up for mutliple sessions at $50.00 per session; there will be NO discounts for multiple sessions.

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To register your child please print the registration brochure for the camp they wish to attend.

For more information or questions please contact Coach Bogie Boggess at (301)387-3148 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.