BASKETBALL TRAINING

d_hopson_smallThe 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.

 

Summer Basketball Camps

To be a champion you have to practice like a champ! Summer is a great time to stay on the court. Stay cool inside the Paragon and keep your basketball skills hot! The Fury staff has put together a summer full of camps, clinics, clubs, and training that will be sure to “heat “up your game for the next basketball season. There is something for players of all ages; from the beginner to the advanced. We are also adding in speed, agility, and Vertimax training for athletes. 

All camps will take place at the Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12, Holland, OH 43528.

BIDDY BALLER HOOPS GROUP - K - 3RD

Players will focus on learning the basic skills, fundamental footwork, and having fun! 

  • PLAYERS: K-3rd grade as of Fall ‘18. If you have a younger player that would like to join, just ask us.
  • DATES:
    • Session II: July 10,12,17,19, 24, 26 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 10 - 11 a.m. 

MINI BALLER HOOPS GROUP - 4TH - 5TH

Players will focus on footwork, agility and defense. This age group demonstrates a growth in skill. 

  • PLAYERS: 4th and 5th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES:
    • Session II: July 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 10 - 11 a.m. 

JUNIOR BALLER HOOPS GROUP - 6TH - 8TH

This program works on advancing the player’s skill level and have them ready for their Jr. High basketball season. They will also focus on position work. 

  • PLAYERS: 6th, 7th & 8th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES:
    • Session II: July 9,11,16,18, 23, 25 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

DOMINATING THE LANE/GUARD MENTALITY POSITION TRAINING 

Our top Post and Guard coaches will lead training specific to a player’s positional needs for their game. Players will be split by age groups and skill. 

  • PLAYERS: 7th - 12th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES:
    • Session II: July 10,12,17,19, 24,26 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 10 - 11:30 a.m.

DR. DISH SHOOTING LAB

Under the direction of the basketball professional that still holds the record for the most points scored at The Ohio State University, Coach Dennis Hopson is excited to offer this unique program that utilizes the Dr. Dish shooting machine. This program will help your player improve their shot by offering high repetitive training, and as Dr. Dish provides real-time data and analytics, they will improve faster than ever! There is nothing like it in the area! We are offering this to a small group of 10 players.

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 5th & 6th (as of Fall 2018)
  • WHEN: Saturdays: July 7, July 14 and July 21 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 6 - 7 p.m.

CLINICS CURRENTLY IN SESSION:

SHOOTING & SCORING SKILLS CLUB

Players will focus on achieving a set of shooting goals, working on foot work skills, and their ball handling.

  • PLAYERS: 7th - 12th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES: Sundays: June 10, 17, 24, July 8, 15 and 22
  • TIME: Jr. High: 5 - 6 p.m. High School: 6 - 7 p.m.
  • Registration is closed.

RISE & SHINE AGILITY TRAINING

The Vertimax training and top speed/agility training will work on players speed, agility, and vertical training.

  • PLAYERS: 7th - 12th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES: June 11,13,18,20, 25,27 July 9,11,16,18, 23,25 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 8 - 9:15 a.m.

3-ON-3 SKILLS & GAME IQ CLINIC

Get a team together or sign up as an individual. Come in twice a week and work on your game through the 3-on-3 concepts: scoring, reading defense, rebounding, playing defense, and screening.

  • PLAYERS: 8th - 12th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES: June 19, 22 ,26, 29 July 10,13, 17,20 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 12:30 - 2 p.m.

FIRST IN THE GYM SKILLS SESSIONS

Go with the saying “Be the first in the gym and last to leave.” Fury coaches will work with players on their skills: scoring, ball handling, defense, footwork and more.

  • PLAYERS: 7th - 12th grade as of Fall ‘18
  • DATES: June 19, 22, 26, 29, July 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27 - Online Registration is closed.
  • TIME: 9 - 10:30 a.m.

Private Lessons