Glass City Fury

IMG_0579_smallGlass City Fury enters its 3rd year and will be offering basketball teams for every season.  Each session will offer local tournaments, local practices and high quality instruction. Our programs are designed to fit the needs of the player and their families.  Our goal is to meet the needs of players from the 4th grade through the 12th grade.  Our coaches are highly skilled and will provide the most comprehensive experience for the player.

 FURY TEAMS - SPRING/SUMMER: 

JR. BALLERS SUMMER LEAGUE:

FURY FALL BASKETBALL LEAGUE - 4TH - 8TH GRADE

Bring your team or come as an individual player to our fall league for both boys and girls! The goal of the league is to give players a chance to grow and gain experience while they prepare for their winter seasons. The Fall League will offer something for any player/team wanting to improve their game during the fall months. The league will last for five weeks and each team will play two games each week. 

Players playing on Fury in-house teams will be offered an extra skill training session with Coach Lamar Rice and one practice a week with their team coach. The goal is to have a league for 4th grade, 5th grade/6th grade, and 7th/8th grade boys and girls. IF we need to combine grades, we will make sure to communicate that to coaches prior to the start of the league. 

REGISTER: Please mail in the sign-up form or register online. Registration ends August 25, 10 a.m. There will be no refunds. 

PLAY ON A FURY IN-HOUSE TEAM: 

  • PLAYERS: Grades 4th-8th as of 2018 - 2019 school year. Players will be divided into female/male teams. Grade 8th will be formed with adherence of the Ohio High School Rules: OHSAA  states two players per team from OHSAA Schools. 
  • COST: $255 per player
  • LEAGUE INCLUDES: 10 games, 6 practices, skill training with Lamar Rice/Dr. Dish with Dennis Hopson (based on age of teams). Practices start the week of Septemer 4 - dates and times are TBD. 
  • GAME DAYS: Sunday’s: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30 and 10/7 
  • GAME TIMES: Grade 4th from 12:30-2:30 pm; Grades 5th/6th from 2:30-4:30 pm; Grades 7th/8th from 4:30-6:30 pm. Game times may be adjusted based on the number of teams. 
  • PLACEMENT PRACTICE: To assess what team the player will be on, please come to the Placement Practice on Sunday, August 26 from 6 - 7 p.m. at the Paragon.

BRING YOUR OWN TEAM: 

  • OUTSIDE TEAMS: Grades 4th-8th as of 2018 - 2019 school year.
  • COST: $330 per team. If your team needs a coach or a practice site, contact Dana Hooper.
  • LEAGUE INCLUDES: Five week league with officials and 10 games at the Paragon. 
  • GAME DAYS: Sunday’s: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30 and 10/7 
  • GAME TIMES: Grade 4th from 12:30-2:30 pm; Grades 5th/6th from 2:30-4:30 pm; Grades 7th/8th from 4:30-6:30 pm. Game times may be adjusted based on the number of teams. 

FURY FALL BASKETBALL LEAGUE - 9TH - 12TH GRADE

This program is designed to prepare high school players for their school winter seasons. The goal of this program is to instruct and challenge players to be their very best. A training like this is unique to Northwest Ohio, and will be conducted by some of the most experienced coaches in the area.  Included with being on a team is one practice per week with team coach, two games per week (at Northcoast League in Fremont) and one additional skill shooting training with either Coach Lamar Rice or Coach Dennis Hopson. Practices and trainings will take place at the Paragon. 

REGISTER: Please mail in the sign-up form or register online. Registration ends August 25, 10 a.m. There will be no refunds.

  • PLAYERS: Grades 9th - 12th as of Fall 2018. Players will be divided into female/male teams. Teams will be formed with adherence of the Ohio High School Rules of 2 from each OHSAA School. 
  • COST: $255 per player which covers: league fees, skills training and team shirt. 
  • TEAM PRACTICES: Mondays: 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1 and 10/8 from 7:30 - 9 p.m. 
  • TRAININGS (DR. DISH/SKILL ENHANCEMENT): Thursdays: 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4 and 10/11 from 7:30 - 9 p.m. 
  • GAME DATES (NORTHCOAST LEAGUE IN FREMONT): Sundays: 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7 and 10/14 - times TBD
  • PLACEMENT PRACTICE: To make sure teams are organized correctly and all players have their paperwork complete, please come to the placement practice on Sunday, August 26 from  7 - 8 p.m. at the Paragon. 

THE HOPSON $1,000 SUPER SHOOT OFF

If you have a great 3 point shot , are 18 years old and over and want a chance to win $1,000, this event is for you! With the backdrop of the Dr. Dish machine and the leadership of former professional basketball player Dennis Hopson, this event will allow you to compete and win just like the pros do! 

This event will occur on the last Saturday night of the month starting July 28. We must have 20 participants per month or entires will be forwarded to the next month’s contest. The player with the best score will walk away with $1,000! 

  • PLAYERS: Male and Female adults over 18 years of age (must prove age with ID)
  • WHEN: Last Saturday of the month starting July 28 (August 25, September 29, October 27, November 24, 
  • December 29) 
  • TIME: 7 p.m. 
  • LOCATION: The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12, Holland, OH 43528
  • COST: $100.00 per player per monthly contest 
  • REGISTER: You can register online or mail in the sign-up form. Registration closes at 8 a.m. two days before the contest date. There will be no refunds issued.