• Head Coach Roster 2019


    Our Head Coaches are so excited to get to know you, help you grow as a player, and most of all, have a blast! Here’s a sneak peak to our all-star coaching staff and be sure to check back as we continue to add everyone’s bio!

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  • Cultivating a Musical Culture at Jewish Sports Camp 


    When I am in the front of the holy stadium, I get a similar feeling to when I’m on the top of my game, slicing tennis balls on the court.

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  • Embracing a ‘Yes, and’ Approach at Camp and Beyond


    A theme that thread through this summer in particular was the value of saying and living with a ‘yes, and’ approach to life. ‘Yes, and’ requires openness and flexibility as well as confidence and courage.

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  • How 6 Points Athletes Make the Most of Their Day of Rest


    URJ Lay Leader for Youth and North American Camping Chair Shelley Niceley Groff writes on her experiences during Shabbat at 6 Points.

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  • Day in the Life: Camp Song Leader


    Our Song Leader Emily Groff—or “Music Coach” as the campers call her—plays an integral role in our camp community. Follow her through a day in the life at 6 Points!

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  • A rabbi reflects on the true meaning of 6 Points


    I remember when 6 Points Sports Academy opened nine years ago. It took me a minute (or more!) to realize… “Oh! I get it… 6 Points… like the SIX points on the JEWISH star!” Clever. And hidden. And yet so obvious. What a great metaphor for this URJ camp that has been so successful. Rabbi Mark Cohn reflects on how 6 Points fosters Jewish living.

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  • Introducing 2018 North Carolina Counselors!


    Here at 6 Points Sports Academy, we’re proud of our diverse staff community. Our counselors and staff members come from over 15 different states and three continents. They attend colleges all over the US and abroad and some have recently completed their service with the IDF! Here’s your chance to get to know our counselors:

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  • Top 5 Items Campers Forget to Pack


    With the first session of camp quickly approaching, you might be rushing to get last-minute packing done. During the final homestretch to get everything packed before the big day, you may forget to bring these very important items! Here are the top five items you won’t want to leave behind:

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  • My Jewish Journey: From Camp Coleman, to 6 Points Sports Academy, to Heller High

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    It has shaped me into the person I am today. It’s where I found myself and my Jewish identity. It is where I first felt connected to Israel.

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  • The 6 Points e-Store is NOW OPEN!

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    6 Points Sports Academy has a Pop-Up online camp store! Now through April 24, you can purchase your very own 6 Points gear for the summer and beyond! Be sure to check out our selection of apparel - there are great blue and gold t-shirts for Maccabiah - and get ready to wear your 6 Points swag with pride!

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