BASKETBALL TRAINING

The Paragon is proud to offer basketball training led by Toledo's finest basketball experts and coaches. 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. All of the Fury coaches enjoy training kids and sharing their basketball tips and tricks with young players.

FREE THROW FOCUS

At this clinic, athletes will learn how to create a routine, breathe, and comfortably shoot a free throw. An important part of being able to shoot free throws is the ability to convert while tired and eliminate distractions. During the clinic, defensive drills and shooting components will set the stage to stimulate a game-like environment the clinicians for this session will be Coach Jalen Bouma. Coach Bouma is a seasoned basketball trainer and brings a lot of knowledge and expertise to the game. 

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 5th - 8th  (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES:  Thursdays: September 26, October 3, October 10, October 17 and October 24
  • TIMES:   For players in grades 5th - 6th: 7 - 8 p.m. 
  • For players in grades 7th - 8th: 8 - 9 p.m. 
  • COST: $75 per player

REGISTER: Register online or complete the sign-up form. Registration closes September 24, 6 p.m. There will be no refunds. 

 

PGC PLAYMAKER I AND II CONCEPTS

Glass City Athletics  is proud to host a Point Guard College (PGC) Basketball Camp here at the Paragon! PGC Basketball is a nationally recognized  leader in basketball education for almost thirty years. PGC camps is where top NBA and NCAA coaches send their own kids each summer. PGC is an intense camp and is designed for serious basketball players. An enormous amount of instruction in class and on the court will be shared. All participants need to take this camp seriously and not be disruptive.   

The camp will be led by PGC Director Edward LeBlanc and Glass City Coach Derrick Lawson. Coach Edward was born and raised in Franklin, Louisiana. Edward proudly played collegiate basketball for LSU. He currently lives in Portland, Oregon, where he has owned and operated a skill development business for the last 15 years. Edward works with players in middle school, high school and college as well as professional players overseas, in the WNBA and NBA. He also works with coaching staffs of all levels focusing on skill development, coaching development and adapting team concepts to personnel.  *Please visit www.pgcbasketball.com for more camp details. 

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 7th - 12th (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES & TIMES: Friday, October 18 from 5 - 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 19 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
  • COST: $125 per player

COACHES: Coaches will be able to observe the camp for a $25 fee per coach or $50 for a whole coaching staff.  Coaches can register online to pay this fee. 

REGISTER: Register online or complete the sign-up form. Registration closes October 12, 7 p.m. There will be no refunds. There is a limit of 40 players, so register early!  

** PLAYERS: Please fill out the waiver prior to the clinic. 

NEXT LEVEL HIGH SCHOOLS CLINIC

At this clinic, athletes will practice the skills necessary to be successful at the High School level and beyond. This clinic will highlight ball handling, attacking defenders, pick and rolls, rebounding and passing out of trouble. This clinic will be led by Coach Jalen Bouma. Coach Bouma is a seasoned basketball trainer and brings a lot of knowledge and expertise to the game. 

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 9th -12th  (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES:  Mondays: September 23, September 30, October 7, October 14, October 21 and October 28
  • TIME:   8 - 9:30 p.m. 
  • COST: $122.50 per player

 

 

PLAYMAKER SKILLS PROGRAM

This unique training will focus on all of the skills a player needs to improve running an offense, court knowledge and individual ball skills. The instructor, Derrick Lawson, was trained at the Point Guard Training Program and brings a high school coaching background. Practice your skills and learn some new tips before the start of your season!

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 4th - 8th (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES:  Mondays: September 9, September 16, September 23, September 30 and October 7
  • TIMES:  
    • For players in grades 4th/5th/6th: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. 
    • For players in grades 7th/8th: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. 

 

 

HOOPS GROUP - INTERMEDIATE - SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER

The Fury Hoops Group program is designed to teach players’ skill development through a system that builds fundamentals from beginner to advanced. The Hoops Group Program is designed in similarity to the USA Youth Development Program. The focus will be on ball handling, shooting, man defense principles and footwork. 

The Intermediate Hoops Group will be led by Coach Lamar Rice. Coach Rice is a Fury skills trainer and brings many years of experience to the game as a player and coach including playing internationally across five countries.

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 4th, 5th and 6th (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES:  Tuesdays: September 10, September 17, September 24, October 1 and October 8
  • TIME:   5:30 - 6:30 p.m. 
  • COST: $115 per player

REGISTER: Register online or complete the sign-up form. Registration closes September 8, 6 p.m. There will be no refunds. 

 

HOOPS GROUP - JR HIGH - SEPTEMBER

The Fury Hoops Group program is designed to teach players’ skill development through a system that builds fundamentals from beginner to advanced. The Hoops Group Program is designed in similarity to the USA Youth Development Program. The focus will be on ball handling, shooting, man defense principles and footwork. The Junior Hoops Group will be led by Coach Shane Chamberlin. Coach Chamberlin brings 20+ years of experience of basketball to the Junior High players. He is a veteran coach with a wide range of knowledge. 

  • PLAYERS: Boys and girls in grades 7th and 8th (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES:  Wednesdays: September 4, September 11, September 18 and September 25
  • TIME:   6:30 - 8 p.m. 

THE GLASS CITY BASKETBALL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

This instructional program will offer two components: weekly skill instruction by some of the area’s best coaches and practice in game situations through isolated scrimmages. The program takes place on lower rims and utilizes smaller balls. 

  • PLAYERS:  Boys and girls in grades K - 3rd (as of Fall 2019)
  • LOCATION:  The Paragon: 1590 Albon Road, Suite 12 Holland, OH 43528
  • DATES:  Saturdays: September 14, September 21, September 28, October 5, October 12
  • TIME:   4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
  • Online registration is closed.  

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