Tiny Tots - Ages: 2.6-5 Years
Designed to introduce the basics of basketball to boys and girls through physical play, coordination and movement based activities. Fundamentals of dribbling, passing and shooting will be covered. EMH coaches will use a variety of modified approaches and fun games to foster kids understanding of the sport. Parent involvement is welcome.
Introductory class instructs on the fundamentals of basketball. Focus is on ball handling, dribbling, and shooting. Participants also learn good sportsmanship, teamwork, and value of fair play. Focus on defensive drills, triple threat, boxing out to lay ups and free throw shooting. Lines of court and other guidelines also covered. Our outstanding coaches take an individual interest in each child regardless of his/her ability. Class is precursor to Intermediate Basketball class.
Basketball Skills - Intermediate - Ages: 10-16 Years
Designed to introduce players to the competitive realm of basketball. Game situations and strategies introduced. Players should have good understanding of the fundamentals. College level drills and advanced dribbling introduced. Participants will leave with an understanding of what coaches want in a player. Games will be played during class to reinforce lessons.