PRESTONSBURG - Another former University of Kentucky football standout will be providing instruction at an upcoming youth football camp in Eastern Kentucky.
The Highest Level Football Camp featuring current Cincinnati Bengals linebacker, former Kentucky Mr. Football, High School All-American and First Team All-SEC performer Micah Johnson will be held at StoneCrest Park in Prestonsburg on Saturday, June 16, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. In addition to Johnson, the camp will also feature former Belfry High School and University of Kentucky standout David Jones. The youth football camp is for players ages 6-18.
Johnson was the nation's top linebacker as a high school senior. He was named Kentucky Mr. Football and earned First Team All-SEC accolades at the University of Kentucky before playing for the Miami Dolphins in the NFL. He is currently playing for the NFL's Cincinnati Bengals.
Jones, whose professional experience includes stints with the NFL's Baltimore Ravens and the Green Bay Blizzard of the Indoor Football League, will provide instruction to defensive backs and wide receivers during the camp. He earned multiple All-State honors at Belfry High School and made a quick transition to the college ranks, earning All-SEC Freshman honors.
Cost of the camp is $65 and includes lunch, a T-shirt and certificate. Team and group discounts are available.
Campers will be grouped according to ages and have an opportunity to compete for awards in various competitions.
Football fundamentals will be covered throughout the camp.
Pre-registration for the camp is encouraged. For more information on the camp, including group and team discounts, call 606-339-5948 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.