Dennis Hopson Institute of Excellence
The Paragon is proud to offer basketball training led by Toledo's finest basketball experts and coaches. Coach Dennis Hopson is a former NBA player and is the current Ohio State leading scorer. Coach Tandy Bradford brings strong experience with girls and women’s basketball teams at the high school and college levels and has an extensive coaching background. Both Coach Hopson and Coach Bradford enjoy training kids and sharing their basketball tips and tricks with young players!
Hoops Group - Summer Session
The program is led by two of the BEST clinicians in the area: Dennis Hopson and Tandy Bradford are teaming together to provide this amazing training program on basketball fundamentals for the boys and girls in our area. The Paragon will be the home for this program. If you would like your son or daughter to receive the BEST instruction possible, don’t wait too long as space is limited.
- PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 3 - 6 (as of September 2017)
- DATE: 6/20, 6/27, 7/11, 7/18 and 7/25
- TIME: 3rd/4th Graders: 2 - 3 p.m.; 5th/6th Graders: 3:30 - 5 p.m.
- COST: 3rd/4th Graders: $105 per player; 5th/6th Graders: $170 per player. Each player receives a dry t training shirt.
Move, Groove and Shoot - Summer Session
Coach Dennis Hopson, this four week session is designed to help the basketball players increase their vertical agility, speed and their shot. To receive this kind of basketball instruction from the current Ohio State leading scorer is unmatched in the area. Don’t wait, sign up today to help your player ready themselves for their school season.
- PLAYERS: Boys and girls who are entering grades 7th and 8th as of September 2017
- DATES: July 9, 16, 23 and 30
- LOCATION: The Paragon at 1590 Albon Road Suite 12, Holland, Ohio 43528
- TIME: 5 - 6 p.m.
- COST : $80.00 per player. All players receive a Fury training shirt.
Perfect Your Shot - Summer Session
NOTE: there will be two sessions: Perfect Your Shot I and Perfect Your Shot II. Players must complete Perfect Your Shot I and receive authorization from Coach Hopson to attend Perfect Your Shot II.
- PLAYERS: Boys and girls who are entering grades 4, 5 and 6 in the Fall of 2017
- LOCATION: All sessions will take place at the Paragon: 1590 Albon Road Suite 12, Holland, OH 43528
- COST: $70 per session per player
PERFECT YOUR SHOT I: This first session will focus on stationary shooting and shooting technique.
- WHEN: Sundays: July 9, July 16, July 23 and July 30
- TIME: 4 - 5 p.m.
PERFECT YOUR SHOT II: This second session will focus on shooting off the pass and shooting off the dribble. *You must complete session I and receive authorization from Coach Hopson to start session II.
- WHEN: Sundays: August 6, August 13, August 20 and August 27
- TIME: 4 - 5 p.m.
You can register and pay online at www.glasscityathletics.com or complete the sign-up form below. The form can be mailed or dropped off to the Paragon.