Cavs Academy Independence Summer Camp

Date: June 10th-14th

Time: 9AM-3PM each day

Location: Independence Field House

6354 Selig Drive IndependenceOH 44131

Cavs Academy is the only official youth basketball program of the Cleveland Cavaliers and is committed to inspiring future generations to grow the game of basketball. Our MISSION, showcased through some of the best athletes in the world, is to motivate the youth of Ohio and beyond to be active, make championship choices on and off the court, and build confidence in their athletic abilities through the game of basketball.

Cavs Academy Summer Camps are for boys and girls ages 5-17 of all skill-levels and will focus on:

  • Individual skill development
  • Ball Handling, Passing, Shooting, Defensive Station Work
  • 3 vs. 3 and 5 vs. 5 game play
  • Fun competitive games
  • AND MORE!.

Each athlete will also receive:

  • Professional instruction
  • A reversible Cavs Academy jersey and shorts
  • Basketball
  • Gym bag
  • One (1) year Cavs Kids Club membership and kit
  • One (1) ticket to a 2019-20 regular season Cavs home game.

Cavs Academy Coaches

Kendall Chones

Cavaliers Academy Head Coach and Youth Basketball Development Manager (2016-Current), Duesseldorf Basketball Player (2015-2016) German Cup Finals, ART Duesseldorf Head Coach Men’s Landesliga, Sport Agenten NRW Youth Basketball (2015-2016), Science City Jena Baskets (2014-2015)



Jon White

Youth Sports Specialist (2018-Current), Youth Basketball Coordinator (2017-2018), Professional Basketball Player – Lima Express (2014-2015), Professional Show Basketball - Harlem Ambassadors (2014), Professional Basketball Player - Charleston Gunners (2012)

Jess Davis

Youth Basketball Specialist/Assistant Coach – Cleveland Cavaliers (2018 – current), Executive Assistant to the GM- Cleveland Cavaliers (2017 – 2018), Assistant Coach/Director of Basketball Operations – Tennessee State University (2016 – 2017), Head Coach U17 Girls AAU – GA Pistols (2016)