Black Sisters Basketball Camp
UpdatedSaturday March 27, 2021 byChris Slack.
Black Sisters Basketball Camp 2021
Location: Herbst Outdoor Sports Complex 5472 Durham Rd, Pipersville PA 18947
Girls only ages 7-15
June 28-July 1st (mon-thurs) (9-1pm) friday rain day
Boys and Girls ages 7-15
August 16-19 (mon-thurs) (9-1) friday rain day
Barbara Black Poli
Barb has been coaching the boys and girls varsity cyo teams at St Jude School until this past winter and continues working 1v1 with area athletes. She has coached at the College, High School and middle school levels for over 20 years in many different sports but mainly basketball. She played basketball in Australia and went back with Debbie to compete in the World Masters games in 2002 to win the gold medal. She was the first 12 letter athlete at Saint Joseph’s Univ. And was also a 12 letter athlete at Archbishop Wood High School She was inducted in the Archbishop Wood Hall of Fame in 2005.
Debbie is currently coaching at UTC (University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.) She was the Head Coach at Eastern Illinois University and Assistant Coach at Ohio State following her WNBA career.
Debbie is 5'2 and (August 14, 2005)’ retired from the WNBA. She ended her career with the Connecticut Sun who lost in the finals in 2004 and 2005. She previously played for the Miami Sol and the Utah Starzz, in the WNBA, earning The Defensive Player of the Year Award in 2001. She played two and one half seasons in the ABL (American Basketball League) with the Colorado Explosion and was a two time All Star and Defensive Player of the Year. Before playing professionally in the USA, Debbie played in Tasmania, Australia where she won two World Championships and earned the nick name ( Tasmanian Devil) .Before turning Pro, Debbie played at Archbishop Wood High School (Hall of Fame and # retired). She won a scholarship to St Joseph's University (Hall of Fame and Big Five Hall of Fame). where she is still the steals and assists leader. She then went overseas to play in Australia.
Debbie has since been inducted into the Bucks County Hall of Fame, the Philadelphia Hall of Fame and last November was inducted into the Pennsylvania Hall of Fame. Her quadruple double ball is currently in the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield Massachusetts. (10 points, 12 assists, 14steals and 10 rebounds) She has most recently been inducted into the Atlantic10 Conference Hall of Fame, March 2017.
About the Camp
**Directors Barb Black Poli and Debbie Black
**We like to hire local athletes from High Schools. We often bring back past campers to help
coach our local players
**Our camp has become popular over the years and fills very quickly.
**We ask that you send your application as soon as possible so we may establish numbers of
coaches and counselors.
**We will attempt to keep the numbers to about 60 campers per weekly session.
**Our day camp is located on RT 413 in Plumsteadville at Herbst Courts
**We emphasize fundamentals
**Free t-shirts, games and prizes
**Beautiful Bucks County location
**Address 5472 Durham Rd, Pipersville PA 18947
A typical Day at Camp
pivoting drills warm-up
Off. / Def. Stations
Off. / Def. Drills
1v1, 2v2, 3v3