BSNY and Fastbreak have teamed up to bring back our Spring Hoop Academy program for boys and girls ages 8+ on the Upper East Side. This program is great for beginner and intermediate players looking to continue their individual skill development and gameplay on the weekends in the Spring. This program is a great extension of our travel basketball offerings. Players will be playing games on the weekends and can also add-on our weekly (ETA) skills classes.
BOYS HOOP ACADEMY
FASTBREAK x BSNY Hoop Academy is a skill development and game-based program that will promote team skills and integrate children into the team aspect of Basketball. Each week children will attend a 90-minute session which will include skills, drills, and modified gameplay and game specific scenario instruction. This basketball academy is primarily for beginner and intermediate players. If you are looking to compete at our highest level, please visit our AAU program.
Typical Session Overview
25 Minutes – Warm Up / Individual Skills.
25 Minutes – Team Concept / Play of the Day.
40 Minutes – Game Play – 5 v 5 Full Court Game incorporating team concepts of the day and coaches teaching on the court.
Team Concepts of the Day Include:
Team Defense – Proper help defense positioning off the ball.
Offensive Spacing – Where to be positioned on offense when you don’t have the ball.
Offensive Ball Movement & Cutting – How to maintain ball movement and cut into open space/lanes.
Running the Fastbreak – Learning how to fill lanes and taking advantage of fastbreak opportunities.
Pick and Roll Offense/Defense – How to properly use and defend ball screens.