Jelani Jenkins Football Camp



Date: July 14, 5:00 – 9:00 | July 15, 2:00 – 8:00PM
Age: Rising 5th – 9th Graders
Session Cost: $50


This is a non-padded, light contact camp. We aim to improve your football IQ through position-specific techniques, fundamentals and skill-development. Campers will be coached by the Good Counsel football staff and NFL and Division I football players. Both days will conclude with 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 scrimmages.

Confirmed NFL Players to this year’s camp include Jelani Jenkins and Jamar Taylor (Miami Dolphins), Jordan Reed (Washington Redskins), Matt Elam (Baltimore Ravens), and Jonathan Bostic (Chicago Bears). More professional players and college players will be announced as they are confirmed.

Additional camp highlights include a Parents Seminar to review strategies to help your child reach and succeed at the next level. There will be musical entertainment by popular artist Mike Wallz (Good Counsel alumnus), awards, guest speakers, and photo opportunities. Click Here To Register

Camp Director

Jelani Jenkins
Starting Linebacker, Miami Dolphins

Jelani Jenkins is from Silver Spring, Maryland and he played Maryland Little League Football from ages 7-13 for Wheaton, and then Maplewood programs in Montgomery County, Maryland. In high school, Jelani played football for national powerhouse Our Lady of Good Counsel. He flourished at Good Counsel as a Scholar Athlete, graduating in 2009 with a 3.98 GPA. Jelani amassed over 40 full ride scholarships to major Division I universities. Jelani chose The University of Florida where he played football for Urban Meyer and Will Muschamp. He was a three-year starter for the Gators and was highly touted as one of college football’s best outside linebackers. In 2013, Jelani was selected in the 4th round of the NFL Draft by the Miami Dolphins. In his second year, Jelani secured his starting linebacker position and finished the season as the Dolphin’s leading tackler; he was considered one of the best defensive players in the NFL (110 Tackles, 3.5 Sacks, & 2 Forced Fumbles).

Camp Administrator

Dr. Stephanie Hall

Location and Facilities

Good Counsel High School is located in Olney, Maryland, directly across the street from the Olney Theatre. The address is 17301 Old Vic Blvd., Olney, Maryland 20832.

Good Counsel’s athletic facilities are some of the best in the area. The Kane Center, which houses two regulation size gymnasiums, a film room, training room facilities, and a weight room, will be available for camp use. The athletic fields include the game field, a rubber coated 400m track, and practice fields. The campers will use the training aides and equipment available to the school’s football team.

Good Counsel High School is located in Olney, Maryland, directly across the street from the Olney Theatre. The address is 17301 Old Vic Blvd., Olney, Maryland 20832.

How To Register

$55 (includes meal, t-shirts, trophies & awards) Limited sponsorship available for those unable to pay.

Email Dr. Stephanie Hall for details:

Click Here To Register

What To Bring

  • Be dressed in T-shirt, shorts, and football cleats (preferable)
  • Non-cleated athletic shoes for work on the track
  • Water and ice will be provided (Bring a Gatorade or sports drink if you’d like.)
  • Snack (Registration fee includes one meal per day provided by the camp.)

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