The University of the Cumberlands Patriots Football Elite Camp is especially for boys in grade 9 through grade 12 who aspire to play college football. The program gears at the overall skills development of the participants. It also provides a venue for the players to test and showcase their skills against top competition. In addition, this football elite camp will adopt the training routines of the Cumberlands Patriots football team. It is a single-day event that will run from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM on the 26th of May. The program will include the 40-yard dash, pro shuttle, bench, and press. There will also be performance evaluation.
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Furthermore, this training program will be under the supervision of the University of the Cumberlands Patriots college football coaching staff. It is going to take place at the University of the Cumberlands campus.
What to Bring to the University of the Cumberlands Patriots Football Elite Camp
- Running Shoes
- Workout clothes
About the University of the Cumberlands
The University of the Cumberlands, formerly Cumberland College is a private, coeducational university in Williamsburg, Kentucky. It is an affiliation of the Kentucky Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Convention. It was founded as the Williamsburg Institute in 1889. The present university president is Dr. Larry Cockrum. Currently, the University of the Cumberlands is serving around 3,100 undergraduate students. 44 percent of this undergraduate student population are male students and 56 percent are female students. This undergraduate student population is also through a selective enrollment acceptance rate of 71 percent. Correspondingly, the University of the Cumberlands’s student to faculty ratio is 13:1. The university is also serving nearly 4,600 postgraduate students. The University of the Cumberlands is among the nation’s top institutions for higher learning. As a matter of fact, it is ranked in between 231st and 300th in the National Universities category of the 2018 edition of the US News and World Reports Best Colleges rankings. In the sporting world, the university features 29 intercollegiate men’s and women’s teams. These teams are competing in the Mid-South Conference (MSC) of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). They are the Patriots, formerly Indians, and their identity colors are red, white, and blue.
University of the Cumberlands Patriots Football Elite Camp Organizers
The Head Coach of the University of the Cumberlands Patriots football team is Matt Rhymer, a native of Harlan, Kentucky. Coach Matt Rhymer is now in his fifth season at the helm of the Cumberlands Patriots football program. He is a bachelor’s degree in Public Health graduate from the University of the Cumberlands. As a player, Coach Rhymer was part of the four-time Mid-South Conference champion team.
Completing the University of the Cumberlands Patriots football coaching staff are Jay Bright (Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach), Phillip Wells (Co-Defensive Coordinator and Co-Special Teams Coordinator), Stephen Wells (Co-Defensive Coordinator and Co-Special Teams Coordinator), JB Donahue (Offensive Line Coach), Zeke Eier (Running Backs Coach), Boston Bryant (Graduate Assistant – Defensive Backs), Forrest Garner (Graduate Assistant – H-Backs), Matt Jewell (Student Assistant – Defensive Backs), Murphy Hagen (Student Assistant – Linebackers), and Joe Rose (Student Assistant – Kickers).