Girls and Boys Youth Basketball

Delmarva Defenders is a youth basketball organization created to provide boys and girls, ages 7-18, with the opportunities to play basketball and engage in skill development year-round. The mission of our organization is to help youth hone their fundamental skills, develop team ethics, and prepare for tournament play. 


FUNdamental HOOPS!

Wicomico Recreation & Parks 5 day summer camp designed for children ages 7-12. In a nurturing, fun environment, players will learn basketball essentials using specialized, age-appropriate drills and games. Led by Brian McDermott, founder of Delmarva Defenders Youth Basketball, campers will be taught the basic techniques of shooting, dribbling, passing, rebounding and defense while emphasizing teamwork, sportsmanship, and most of all, FUN! All skill levels are encouraged to attend.

Coach McDermott has a passion for teaching basketball to the youth in our community. After playing Division III basketball for Salisbury University, he went on to become the Head Coach at Mardela High School as well as Sussex Technical High School. He also served as an Assistant Coach at Salisbury University and Stephen Decatur High School.

 Dates: June 19 – 23 & July 17 – 21

Times: 9am-noon

Location: Salisbury Middle School

Ages: Boys and Girls Ages 7-12 

Fee: $125/week, includes camp t-shirt and extra goodies

Deadline Dates: June 16 and July 14

(on-site registration may be available depending on space)

Contact: Brian McDermott at 301-785-9606 or

Additional Details:
Drop-off/pick-up at back of gymnasium. Parents must come into the gym to sign in/out child(ren).
Pack a light snack that will not spoil.