PLAINFIELD, NJ - It is not too late to take advantage of one of the many sports camps being offered by the Plainfield BOE to students in various grades. All camps are free and students may still enroll depending on availability. Here is a listing of the summer camps:

Girls Basketball: Summer Skill development camp for all girls Grades 5-12 with daily sessions held at the Plainfield High School from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Start Date:  June 24th thru August. Contact James Jackson at

Football: Sessions will be held 4 days a week (Monday to Thursday) at the Plainfield HS weight room at 3 pm. Start Date:  June 24th. Contact Coach Sofilkanich at (732)887-8617 or email

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Boys Soccer: Camp is for students in 6th to 12th grade and who are Plainfield residents only. Camp will focus on small sided games, ball fundamentals, finishing, attack and defense strategies and goal keeping. Sessions are held Monday to Thursday from 9:00 am to noon and will be held at Maxson Middle School field. Start Date: July 1st to August 19th. Contact Ronald Umana at (908)208-2726 or email

Girls Soccer: Camp is for students in grades 6th to 12th grade interested in joining the middle and high school teams and will focus on basic soccer skills. Cleats and shin guard are mandatory. Sessions are Monday to Thursday from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Plainfield HS soccer field. Contact Coach Pellew at (732)771-5491

Girls Softball:  Basic and advanced softball skills will be taught for students interested in joining the middle and high school softball teams. Appropriate dress and cleats are required. Sessions are Monday and Wednesdays from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Tuesday and Thursdays from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and are held at the Hubstine Softball Field. Contact Coach Huff via email at or

Swimming:  Swim camp for experienced swimmers and students must be able to swim in deep water without assistance. Camp is for all students (Grades 6-12) interested in joining the middle school and high school teams. Sessions begin July 2nd, Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 10:00 am and 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm at the Plainfield HS Victor Liske Natatorium. Contact Coach Hale via email at

Tennis (Co-Ed): Sessions begin June 27th to July 31st from 10:00 am to 1 pm Monday through Friday. Contact Coach Dave Cheung via email at

Track & Field (Girls HS): Sessions begin June 24th through August 12th for girls in grades 9 – 12. Monday to Thursday from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Plainfield High School. Contact Coach Roberta Wilson @ (908)731-4390 Ext. 5271

Track & Field (Middle School): Camp covers instruction for all track and field events including the principles of warming up, stretching and cooling down. Open to all levels (beginner, intermediate and advanced) for Boys and Girls (Grades 4th – 8th). Beginning June 24th to July 19th at PHS and Hub Stein Field. Monday to Thursdays from 9 am to 2 pm. Contact Coach Brown at (908)821-5064 or via email at

Volleyball:  Sessions are held at the Plainfield HS beginning from June 14th until August 1st with varying times. Please refer to the flyer. Contact

Co-Ed Volleyball: June 25 to August 1st from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. For more information please call (908)731-4200 Ext. 5171

Wrestling:  Open to all students K to 12 Grade in Plainfield. Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 am in the Plainfield HS cafeteria and begins June 24th. Contact Coach Will Dodd.

For more information on the above mentioned camps, please see the attached flyers and visit the Plainfield BOE website at is Plainfield's free online daily newspaper for Plainfield, NJ news. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook, Twitter @PlainfieldTAP, and on Instagram @tapintoplainfield for all of your Plainfield local news.

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