Basketball

Looking to take your basketball performance to the next level? Academy USA has world-class coaches dedicated to improving your skill level, no matter where you start. Whether you’re new to the game or you are a seasoned player, you’ll improve vastly at Academy USA. We combine traditional, on-the-court training with video support to provide an excellent learning experience that will help any young athlete succeed.

 

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The Gun by Shoot-A-Way

Academy USA is a proud owner of the Gun by Shoot-A-Way shooting machine. Used by NBA teams and collegiate teams across the country, the Shoot-A-Way Gun is the most reliable shooting machine in the world. Our students get the benefit of using this fantastic, technologically-advanced system to improve their shooting percentage and technique. The Gun is super-customizable to players’ needs and it helps make practicing fun!

 

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RESERVE  self-paced time

Basketball Fundamental Skills Clinics:

 

We focus on the fundamentals at Academy USA. It’s incredibly important to perfect the basics before moving on to more advanced moves. Every play and every offensive or defensive strategy is based on fundamental skills. When you have the basics mastered, it’s far easier to learn the rest of the game.

 

Our Fundamental Drills Skills clinics make the game more fun and rewarding for our young athletes. In spending the majority of our practices on the fundamentals, we simplify the learning process for our athletes and make it effortless to do all the “little things” that make up the game of basketball. We work on the following skills and more:

 

 

  • Shooting
  • Passing
  • Communication and teamwork
  • Footwork
  • Ball-handling and dribbling
  • Layups
  • Foul shooting
  • Jump stops
  • Screening and blocking
  • Cutting and faking
  • Rebounds
  • Post moves
  • Speed and agility
  • Strengthening and conditioning

MINI-BALLERS

 

Basic Fundamentals and Skills Development for Beginners:

You're never too young to start falling in love with the game! Mini-Ballers Clinics are designed to introduce boys and girls, ages 3Y-5Y: U5, to basketball.

This is a fun way to learn the basic fundamentals of the game with 45 minutes of skills development and 10 minutes of organized scimmage play. Rims will be lowered to 8 feet - TBD.

ROOKIE DEVELOPMENT

 

Basic Fundamentals and Technical Skills:

Youth developmental basketball clinics are designed for U6 to U8 beginner to intermediate skilled athletes.

These sessions will teach the basic fundamentals of footwork, ball handling, passing, shooting mechanics, defense and offensive moves.