Lincoln-Way HS hosts D-Wade's summer camp featuring Khalil Mack, others

Michael Walton
NBC Sports Chicago
On Saturday, day two of Dwyane Wade's Celebrity Sports Academy took place in southwest suburbs of Chicago with some very special guests on-hand.
On Saturday, day two of Dwyane Wade's Celebrity Sports Academy took place in southwest suburbs of Chicago with some very special guests on-hand.

On Saturday, day two of Dwyane Wade's Celebrity Sports Academy took place in southwest suburbs of Chicago with some very special guests on-hand.

The event took place over four days in July. The first part of the camp took place in Miami on July 6 and 7, with the second part taking place in Chicago on July 19 and 20 at Lincoln-Way Central High School. 

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Over the two days Wade and co. worked with campers on a variety of athletics skills tied to basketball, soccer, football, and cheer. The camps primarily focused on the fundamentals and life lessons that can be learned through sports.

Wade always promises to come through with great guests for the youth during the Celebrity Sports Academy and he definitely produced this weekend.

Some of the great guests that came through over the two days in Chicago included (but weren't limited to): Chicago Red Stars defender Arin Wright, Sky forward Cheyenne Parker and Bears linebacker Khalil Mack.

The Wade Sports Academy ultimately strives to "develop the physical side of our young athletes, but also that of their mental game and personal confidence." They continued to do all they could to meet that goal this summer and you can ultimately call the first year of the program with post-NBA retirement D-Wade at the helm a success, with the help of some of Chicago's top athletes.

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