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.



Glass City is excited to offer training program for basketball players: our small group training series.  These trainings will take place in March, April and May and will have a group size of maximum of 8 players, and be taught by very knowledgeable instructors.  The goal of this program is to offer a cost-effective way for players to receive great instruction on basic basketball skills. 

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 1st, 2nd and 3rd
  • DATES:   Sundays: March 11, April 15, April 22, April 29 and May 6
  • TIME: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. 
  • LOCATION: Sessions will be held at Paragon: 1590 Albon Road Holland, Ohio 43528


Hoops Group is an instructional 7 week program for players grades 4th, 5th & 6th. Two of the BEST clinicians in the area: Dennis Hopson and Tandy Bradford have designed this program on basketball fundamentals for the boys and girls in our area. All training sessions will take place at the Paragon - home of Glass City Athletics. BONUS: Each player is also invited to attend the weekly Conditioning session every Thursday from 4-5 p.m. at the Paragon. 

  • PLAYERS: Boys and Girls in Grades 4th, 5th & 6th 
  • DATES: Tuesdays: March 13, March 20, April 10, April 17, April 24, May 1 and May 8
  • TIME: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. 
  • LOCATION: The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12, Holland, OH 43528


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