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St. Pius X Golden Lions
Junior Lion Summer Camp
The Tradition Continues
The Golden Lions football program is continuing the tradition of great football at St. Pius X Catholic High School that was started in 1958 by the late Coach George B. Maloof. From 2001 to 2012 the Golden Lions are 108-37 and have advanced to the state playoffs in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012. The 2012 Team were the AAA State Finalist again tying the school record for wins with a 12-3 record. The 2006 team was a semi-finalist with a 11-3 record. The 2009 and 2011 teams finished with a school record 12 wins and a quarterfinal appearances, both teams ended the the season with 12-1 records. The Golden Lions have finished in the top ten state rankings in 2003 (#7), 2006 (#4) and 2009 (#3), 2010 (#7), 2011 (#8), and 2012 (#2).
In the past 12 years 40 Players have been named to the DeKalb County All-County Team, 12 players have been named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution All State Team, and five players have been named to the Georgia Athletic Association All Star Team, and one player-Geno Smith has been named to the Army All-American All-Star Game.
Camp Coaching Staff
Coach Chad Garrison will lead the 6th-8th Grade Camp and Coach Bob Gilbert will lead the 1st-5th grade camp.
The camp will utilize current and past standout players, as well as the current members of the coaching staff:
Jerry Stewart, Linebackers & Defensive Coordinator
Chad Garrison, Offensive Line & Strength/Conditioning
Wendell Early, Secondary
Todd Stewart, Defensive Ends, Special Teams & College Recruiting
John Embry, Defensive Line
Bob Gilbert, Tight Ends, Special Teams
Paul Standard, Running Backs
Chris Fason, Receivers
J.T. Gilbert, Head Freshman
Mike Lancaster, Assistant Freshman
Tom Ksionzyk, Assistant Freshman
Directions to Saint Pius X school:
From South: Go North on I-85 to exit 93, Shallowford Rd. Stay in left lane to cross over interstate and merge onto access road heading South. Take the first right, Plaster Road. At the stop sign, turn right and the school is on the left.
From North: Go South on I-85 to exit 93, Shallowford Road. Go straight through the light onto the access road. Take the first right, Plaster Road. At the stop sign, turn right and the school is on the left.
The football staff at St. Pius X would like to invite you to participate in our football camp during the summer of 2013.
We offer two separate camps during the week of July 9th. The Lion Camp is for rising 1st through 5th graders and the Lion Pride Camp is for rising 6th through 8th graders.
Football camp at St. Pius X is designed to give players a head start on the 2013 football season. Our day camps aim to teach the fundamentals of the game. This is an outstanding chance for young men who desire to play football to learn the game from the excellent coaches at St. Pius X.
The Lion Camp (rising 1st-5th graders) will focus on teaching the basic tools that it takes to be a good football player.
The Lion Pride Camp (rising 6th-8th graders) will include instruction in the fundamentals of football and the installing of our base defense and offense for the upcoming middle school season.
We know that by attending camp each player will grow not only as a football player, but as a young man.
If you have any questions about camp, please feel free to contact me by e-mail at email@example.com or by telephone at (404) 636-3023 Ext. 279.
We look forward to seeing you at camp!
Head Football Coach
Rising 1st - 5th Graders
July 8-11, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lion Pride Camp
Rising 6th - 8th Graders
July 8-11, 2013
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The cost of camp is $140.
Camp will be held at George B. Maloof Stadium on the campus of St. Pius X Catholic High School.
This facility has Sprint Turf.
WHAT TO BRING
Each camper will receive an official St. Pius X Football Camp t-shirt when they attend camp.
Each camper should bring the following items to camp:
• Cleats and gym shoes
• Not more than $4.00 in pocket money for snacks/drinks.
• Campers SHOULD NOT bring watches, any jewelry, or other small articles of value which could be lost easily.
Please complete your registration by July 1, 2013