Basketball Summer Prep Camp

Date July 1 - 21, 2024
Location DME Academy
Ages 14-18
Gender female, male


3-Week Program | Boarding and Non-Boarding Options


DME Basketball's Summer Prep camp is available for boys & girls aged 14-18. Directed and coached by DME's elite staff, with experience coaching and playing at the professional, collegiate, and high school levels, paired with DME's elite facilities and beautiful weather, our camp offering is perfect for athletes that want to have fun and develop their game!

The program includes:

  • Housing
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • 2 on-court practices per day
  • 4 Strength and Conditioning workouts per week
  • Beach Workouts
  • 1 Universal Studios off campus trip
  • 3 Florida AAU Tournaments/Events
  • Visiting universities (campus & sports facility tour)


Full 3-Week Camp

3-Week, Boarder: $5,295

3-Week, Commuter: $2,700

Summer Camp


DME prides itself in providing our student-athletes the tools to be successful and reach their full potential. With a training facility that competes with most collegiate programs, including 2 indoor basketball courts, 1 outdoor basketball court, weight room, recovery facility, and Audio/Visual Center for film analysis, DME is sure to provide your the resources to take your game to an elite level.

Boarding campers will feel right at home in our 18,000 square foot, 80-bed dormitory, which hosts a fully equipped commercial kitchen, large cafeteria, onsite laundry facility, conference room, learning center, outdoor court, two student lounges, and more.

Matt Panaggio

Matt Panaggio

DME Academy Director of Men's Basketball and Summer Prep Camps

Player at Mercer University and Henderson State University

Michael W Panaggio

Michael Panaggio

Director of DME Academy Girls Basketball

Played professionally in Italy, Latvia, Spain, and Argentina

Lander University Player

Jarvis Gunter

Jarvis Gunter

DME Academy Boys Basketball Head Coach

Anthony Roberson

Anthony Roberson

Girls Basketball Player Development

Former NBA Player

Played professionally in numerous countries including Israel, France, and Mexico

University of Florida Men's Basketball Alumni

Strength Coach

Alex Richard

DME Academy Director of Sports Performance

NSCA Certified

Former Head Strength & Conditioning Coach at Southern Miss

4-year Men's Basketball Player at University of Wisconsin Steven's Point

Dan Panaggio

Dan Panaggio

DME Co-Founder and Head of Basketball Operations

10 Year NBA Coach

Former Collegiate Coach at Oklahoma, Indiana, and Marquette


DME Academy's elite basketball coaching staff brings a wealth of knowledge at the professional, collegiate, and youth levels. Our coaches specialize in developing complete athletes - from skills enhancement and improving game IQ, to speed, agility and strength training.

DME's basketball coaches provide thoughtful and personalized feedback, encouragement and support, and loads of fun as they share their passion for the sport.


On Court
Off Court
Proper basketball training includes both on and off-court elements.
We focus on technical training with an emphasis on footwork, speed, and introducing game situations/strategies that
impact athlete performance. Campers will develop their basketball skills, game IQ, and overall athletic abilities with the
help and support of our experienced coaching staff.

Amanda B.

Google Review

My daughter went to DME for the month of June and loved her experience. From the training, workouts, weights she saw amazing improvement. Thanks to Coach Mikey she nows wants to go to school at DME.

Kyle O.

Google Review

Top notch pro style facility. High level coaching, individual training, and guidance. Owner Mike Panaggio really goes above & beyond to provide DME Sports Academy with amazing resources.

Josh D.

Google Review

My son loves the staff and coaching. Great experience for all involved.


DME's 3-week Basketball Summer Prep camp prices are as follows:

Boarding: $5,295

Commuter: $2,700

These prices include incidental deposit and uniforms.

Meals: breakfast, lunch & dinner
Sport Specific Training and Skills & Athletic development training
Supervision from world-renown, experienced staff
Full board (if boarding)
Our experienced coaching staff, administrative staff, and student life mentors will be present to monitor and support all campers.
We follow a 1:20 ratio on campus and a 1:10 ratio off-campus.



  • Twin sized sheet
  • 1 pillow
  • 1 Sleeping bag or comforter


  • Outfits for 6 days (campers typically wear athletic shorts and t-shirts or tank tops)
  • 1 pair of sneakers
  • 1 pair of basketball shoes
  • Shower sandals
  • 10-12 pairs of socks
  • A rain jacket or rain poncho
  • Bathing suits
  • Laundry bag
  • At least 2 towels


  • Shower caddy
  • Shampoo, conditioner, body wash, face wash
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste, floss
  • Deodorant, sunscreen, bug spray, aloe


  • A reusable water bottle (or 2)
  • A small bag or backpack to transport water bottles, sneakers, etc. to and from the courts

All campers will need to fill out our Mandatory Waiver Form. This will need to be filled out and E-signed during the registration process, by a Parent/Guardian.


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