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Union Catholic Announces Summer Track and Field Camp Dates

The Union Catholic Summer Track and Field Camp will be held from July 9-12. Credits: Jim Lambert

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic has announced that it will host its annual Track and Field Camp from July 9-12 at the high school.

The camp, for students entering grades 4th through 9th (exceptions can be made for younger campers), will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day and the cost of the camp is $250.00.

The instruction at the camp is for all track and field events - distance, sprints, hurdles, throwing, and jumping events.

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Union Catholic High School’s Head Track & Field Coach, Mike McCabe, and his staff will oversee all aspects of the camp, using their expertise, guidance and leadership to increase each camper’s abilities in the sport of track and field. 

Detailed registration information is available on  Please direct all questions to Mike McCabe at or 908-370-7666.



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