FARGO, N.D. (Sanford Health) -- Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz will return to Fargo to host the inaugural ‘Carson Wentz Sanford POWER Football Camp’.
The camp takes place June 26 from 10 a.m. - Noon at the Sanford Health Athletic Complex on the campus of North Dakota State University. The camp is free for students grades 3-8 and is open to a maximum of 250 kids.
“We’re looking forward to having Carson lead this football camp for young athletes,” said Randy Martin, strength and conditioning manager, Sanford POWER. “His enthusiasm for football and being an advocate on providing opportunities for our youth to learn and set goals is inspiring.”
Wentz, a native of Bismarck, N.D., led North Dakota State to back-to-back Football Championship Subdivision National Championships in 2014 and 2015. Wentz was the second overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Philadelphia Eagles. In 2017, Wentz was named second team All-Pro and was selected to his first Pro Bowl while helping lead the Eagles to the organization’s first Super Bowl title. Last year, Wentz completed 69.6 percent of his passes, an Eagles single-season record.
About Sanford Health
Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States, is dedicated to the integrated delivery of health care, genomic medicine, senior care and services, global clinics, research and affordable insurance. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization includes 44 hospitals, 1,400 physicians and more than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior care locations in 26 states and nine countries. Nearly $1 billion in gifts from philanthropist Denny Sanford have transformed how Sanford Health improves the human condition. For information, visit sanfordhealth.org or Sanford Health News.