June 1 – 5, 2020

Location: Southern Methodist University

Ages: 10 - 18

Camp length: 5 days

Overnight Camp tuition: $1,375.00
Early Bird Overnight Camp tuition (before Dec. 31): $1,250.00
- All meals included

Day Camp tuition: $695.00
Early Bird Day Camp tuition (before Dec. 31): $625.00

Day camp hours: 9 am – 4 pm
- Lunch and snacks included

Activities and Special Events

  • Learn what it takes to make it in the sports broadcasting industry

  • Train with top professional sportscasters

  • Meet professional athletes and coaches

  • Develop public speaking, writing, recording and editing skills

  • Create sports anchor and sideline reporting videos like ESPN, Bleacher Report and more

  • Learn how to report on college and professional sports including NBA, MLB, NFL, NHL, MLS, Olympics and esports games

  • Record play-by-play broadcasts at professional sports events

  • Tour professional sports arenas and broadcasting studios

  • Host your own sports talk radio and sports debate shows like ESPN's Pardon the Interruption (PTI)

  • Practice sports social media, podcasting and entrepreneurship

  • Improve team building and professional development skills

  • Attend a Major/Minor League baseball game (dependent upon league schedules)

  • Have fun with your friends and fellow sports fans!

Overnight Option

Evening activities include attending a Major/Minor League game (if possible), wiffle ball, basketball, sports games, and much more


Sample Schedule



9 am – Introduction
10 am – Interactive activity
11 am – Texas Rangers Pre/Post game show host Jared Sandler visits
12 pm – Lunch
1 pm – Interactive activity
2 pm – Press conference with Dallas Cowboys CB Anthony Brown
3 pm – Interactive activity


9 am to 4pm – Campers split into groups by age and rotate between activities including making sports anchor tapes, voicing over highlights, sports talk radio shows on camera, pre/post game shows on camera, making play by play tapes of the NBA finals, MLB Playoffs, and Super Bowl, and trivia contests
12:45 pm – 105.3 The Fan host RJ Choppy visits


9 am to 4pm – Campers split into groups by age and rotate between PTI and “Live Tweeting,” as
well as making “In Your Face” tapes, rants on camera, football preview shows, and voicing over
12:45 pm – Mavericks announcer Chuck Cooperstein visits


9 am – Rants on camera
10:30 am – Prepare for play by play at Texas Rangers game
9:30 am to 4 pm – Play by play from our seats into recording devices at Globe Life Park during the Texas
Rangers game


9 am – Reporting tapes
10 am – Former ESPN reporter Ed Werder visits
11 am – Interactive activity
12 pm – Lunch
1 pm – Sports Jeopardy
3 pm – Camp concludes


NFL Player Anthony Brown visits

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Past Celebrity Guests


Chuck Cooperstein – Dallas Mavericks announcer
Ed Werder – National NFL reporter
Ted Madden – Former sports reporter at WFAA
Anthony Brown – NFL player
George Iloka – NFL player
Jane Slater – NFL network reporter

Larry Brown – Former Coach, SMU and NBA Hall of Fame
Gina Miller – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Jared Sandler – Texas Rangers pre/post game host Brad Sham – Radio Voice of the Cowboys Jean Jaques Taylor – Cowboys Reporter

SBC helped me start my career as a sports broadcaster.
— Adam Lefkoe, Bleacher Report On-Air Host

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