Junior Basketball – Winter Session II Programs

Junior Basketball – Winter Session II Programs2019-02-07T19:30:12+00:00

Beginner’s Academy Winter Session I ends February 26th.

Elite Academy Winter Session I ends February 21st. (No Class 1/17)

Junior League Winter Session I ends February 25th.

BEGINNER’s Academy

**New Beginner’s Academy for Girls added for Thursdays**

WHEN:

Tuesdays, March 5th – April 23rd(8 sessions) (Co-Ed)

**New** Thursdays, March 7th – April 28th (8 Sessions) (Girls ONLY)

TIMES: K-2nd (4-5PM). 2nd-4th (5-6PM);

**2nd Graders attending the 5P class must be able to reach a 10-foot hoop.**

SKILL LEVEL: Beginner

GRADES: K-4

COST: $159 ($129 before 2/15)

ACADEMY DESCRIPTION: Our program is designed to develop basic fundamentals and an understanding of the game.  Skills to be demonstrated include:  ball handling, shooting form, triple threat, balance, follow through, team work and proper release.

ACADEMY OVERVIEW: Coach Bailey will help each player create a solid basketball foundation while also giving everyone areas to work on at home. Course will include skills, drills, and scrimmages. There will be 8 sessions in total.

Meet the coach…

Malcolm Bailey has worked the last 20 years coaching youth teams with players ranging from age 5 to 18 years old.  He is a coach, former college player, and a 15-year licensed basketball referee who is well acquainted with the general practices, principles, and philosophical aspects of youth programs. Malcolm loves the game of basketball and has a passion to improve the quality of life for youth through sports and academics to develop the total athlete.

ELITE Academy (Co-Ed)

WHEN: Thursdays, March 7th – April 25th

TIMES: 4:30-6PM

SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate/ELITE

GRADES: 2-4

Cost: $179 ($149 before 2/15)

CLINIC DESCRIPTION: Junior Basketball ELITE aims to provide a challenging environment for juniors. This is not a beginner level course. Players must have some foundation in dribbling and shooting and be able to shoot on a 10 foot hoop. Instructed by Brett Stinchfield, Coach Stinchfield will focus on improving ball handling, basketball IQ, defense, and shooting.

Meet the coach…

Coach Stinchfield has been coaching AAU for Starland for 2 years. He played at East Bridgewater High School and has a degree in Sport Management from UMass-Amherst. While at UMass, he was a student manager for the UMass Men’s Basketball team where he worked closely with the head coaches helping shape his coaching style he uses today. He is currently the Freshmen Basketball Coach at Marshfield High School.

League (Co-Ed)

WHEN: Sunday, March 3rd- April 14th

TIMES: 5:30PM (1st/2nd); 6:30PM (3rd/4th) **Times may change to 6P and 6:50P on some nights

SKILL LEVEL: Beginner/Intermediate

GRADES: K-4

Cost: $139 ($109 before 2/15)

LEAGUE DESCRIPTION: The Junior Basketball League aims to create a competitive atmosphere to learn the game of basketball. Games will be 5 v 5 and will be instructed by one of our coaches/officials. All games will be played on Sunday nights and will be played on hoops with height adjustments based on player’s ability levels. The 5:30 session will be played p 8.5 foot hoops. The 6:30 session will be played on regulation 10-foot hoops.

LEAGUE OVERVIEW: Our coach/official will make sure each player learns and understands the game of basketball and understands the concept of teamwork. Please note that coaches will not focus on individual skill development. There will be 8 games total.

Register for the league and academy (Elite or Beginner’s) for $229 ($199 before 2/15)!

Questions? Contact Brett Stinchfield at 781-996-3053 x.114 or email brett@starlandsports.com.

**Please create an account when redirected for registration.  This only needs to be done one time for all future registrations**

Register here for a Winter Session II Junior Basketball Program!