The University of Iowa Hawkeyes Skills Showcase Football Camp is a single-day program that will run from 1:15 PM until 4:30 PM on the 14th of June. Another schedule is set on the 15th of June. It is open to all incoming junior and senior boys. This football skills development camp is going to take place at the state of the art Iowa Football Indoor Facility. Moreover, all the camp instructions are according to the player’s age and skill level. It is especially for quarterbacks, wide receivers, running backs, tight ends, linebackers, and defensive backers. The camp registration fee is $50 per player.
In addition, this event is an opportunity to work and train with the University of Iowa Hawkeyes college football coaching staff and current players. It is going to be a fun but challenging training experience.
What to Bring to the University of Iowa Hawkeyes Skills Showcase Football Camp
- Football Helmet
- Workout clothes
- Shoulder Pads
About the University of Iowa
The University of Iowa or just Iowa is a public, coeducational, space-grant university in Iowa City, Iowa. It is Iowa’s first university and its second largest. Moreover, the University of Iowa is an active member of the Association of American Universities (AAU) and the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). It is also part of the Big Ten Academic Alliance and the Universities Research Association (URA). Presently, the University of Iowa’s undergraduate student population is around 24,500. 47 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 53 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 84 percent. Correspondingly, the University of Iowa’s student to faculty ratio is 16:1. The University of Iowa is also among the nation’s top academic institutions. As a matter of fact, it is 184th in the 2017 Forbes Magazine’s List of America’s Best Colleges. It is 78th in the National Universities category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. The university is also 41st in the Best Colleges for Veterans rankings and 83rd in the Best Value Schools rankings. In athletics, the University of Iowa fields 22 men’s and women’s sports teams in the Big Ten Conference of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I. Their nickname is Hawkeyes and their identity colors are black and gold.
University of Iowa Hawkeyes Skills Showcase Football Camp Organizers
The head coach of the University of Iowa Hawkeyes college football team is Kirk Ferentz, a native of Royal Oak, Michigan. Coach Kirk Ferentz is now in his 20th season as head coach of the Hawkeyes and 29th season overall with the Hawkeyes coaching staff. He is also a University of Iowa alumnus with a bachelor’s degree in English education. Ultimately, Coach Kirk Ferentz is the 2015 Hayes-Schembecher and Dave McClain Big Ten Conference Coach of the Year awardee. He is also the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Region 3 Coach of the Year awardee.
Completing the Hawkeyes college football coaching staff are Brian Ferentz (Offensive Coordinator), Phil Parker (Defensive Coordinator), Kelvin Bell (Recruiting Coordinator and Assistant Defensive Line), Kelton Copeland (Wide Receivers), Derrick Foster (Running Backs), Reese Morgan (Defensive Line), Ken O’Keefe (Quarterbacks), Tim Polasek (Offensive Line), Seth Wallace (Linebackers Coach), and LeVar Woods (Special Teams Coordinator).