AFTER SCHOOL BASKETBALL
BOYS/GIRLS GRADES 3-7TH
After School Basketball sessions consist of 45 minutes of professional training followed by a 32 minute game to reinforce all skills learned. Training will focus on developing each players offensive skills individually and in game situations.
About After School Basketball:
Shooting: Instructors will break down each players shot
Ballhandling: Intense drills designed to make every player a point guard
Passing: Learn to complete passes effectively and accurately
Team Offense: Improving players ability to score in a team seting
1 On 1 Moves: Players learn techniques to get their own shot
Coach/Trainer: Leon Martin
Coach Leon has over 20 years of experience coaching girls AAU basketball, playing significant coaching as well as leadership roles previously in the Silver Bullets basketball program and now the Suffolk-Lightning. He is recognized as one of the most successful AAU coaches in the country. Coach Martin's work ethic, knowledge and love for the game makes him a very valuable part of the NorthSport staff. Leon is personable and very good with kids of all ages.
Some of his many accomplishments are listed below.
- Assistant coach Kellenberg Memorial HS – New York State Federation champions
- Assistant coach Copiague High School
- Assistant coach Holy Trinity
- Assistant Coach at SUNY Old Westbury High School
- 6 straight appearances in AAU National Championship.
- Only coach ever to win Back to Back Girls Division 1 AAU National Champions 2007 & 2008
- 2-time USJN champions
Fall 2017 Session
Mondays - 12 Sessions - 4:15pm-5:45pm
SEPT: 18,25 - OCT: 2,16,23,30 - NOV: 6,13,20,27 - DEC: 4,11
Spring 2018 Session
Mondays - 10 Sessions - 4:15pm-5:45pm
APR: 9,16,23,30 - MAY: 7,14,21 - JUN: 4,11,18