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Biddy B-Baller’s Basketball Clinic »

Shoot and score with the Biddy B-Baller’s Basketball Clinic.  This clinic is designed to teach the basketball basics of passing, dribbling, shooting, defense and teamwork in a fun and entertaining instructional class setting.  Sign up and enjoy your future star as they develop their basketball skills while taking their interest and game to the next level.  Classes meet for 30-minutes once a week for 10 weeks.  First time participants receive a t-shirt.

LOCATION:SESSION:
DAYS:
AGE:  
TIME:
FEES*:
DuniganOct 9 – Dec 11TU3-55:30-6:00p$80 (YM) | $130 (NM)
DuniganOct 9 – Dec 11TU3-56:00-6:30p$80 (YM) | $130 (NM)
DuniganOct 5 – Dec 14F3-510:00-10:30a$80 (YM) | $130 (NM)

 

$10 Open House Basketball Shooting Skills Clinic »


This clinic will focus on fundamental shooting skills and shooting skill drill development.  Clinic size is limited. 

LOCATION:SESSION:AGE:
DAYS:
FEES*:
Dunigan
Oct 4
7-11
TH – 6:30-7:30 PM
$10 (YM) | $10 (NM)
Dunigan
Oct 4
12-17
TH – 7:30-8:30 PM
$10 (YM) | $10 (NM)
  •  Next $10 Open House Basketball Shooting Skills Clinic Dates:  January 2019

Basketball Ball-Handling Clinic »

Coach Micah Ball-Handling JPG
This clinic will focus on ball-handling skill drills, stationary ball-handling drills, on-the-move ball-handling drills, game-like ball-handling scenarios and dribbling skill development.  Players will receive 8 weeks of ball-handling progression training.  Clinic is limited to 15 players.

LOCATION:DATES:
GRADES:
TIME:
FEES*:
Crossroads ChurchAug 16-Oct 43rd-8thTH 5:30-6:30 PM*$70 (YM) | *$99 (NM)
  • Each ball-handling clinic participant will receive a copy of Troy’s “Game Elevation – Driveway Drills: Ball-Handling & Hand Agility Individual Training Series on CD with their registration.

Basketball Guard Skills Clinic »

Coach Micah Layup JPG
This clinic will focus on both point and shooting guard positions while working on ball-handling, shooting, attacking the basket, pick-n-roll, ball protection, facilitating team play, etc…  Players will receive 8 weeks of guard skills progression training.  Clinic is limited to 15 players.

LOCATION:DATES:
GRADES:
TIME:
FEES*:
DuniganTBA, 20185th – 8thTH 5:30-6:30 PM*$70 (YM) | *$99 (NM)

*Each ball-handling clinic participant will receive a copy of Troy’s “Game Elevation – Driveway Drills: Master Individual Training Series on CD with their registration.

Basketball Shooting Clinic »

This clinic will focus on the foundation of proper shooting mechanics, hand/arm positioning, footwork prep/positioning, free throw and overall fundamental shooting development.  Individuals will participate in daily fundamental shooting skill work, fundamental shooting drills, free throws, moving with/without the basketball, and daily shooting drills. Players will receive 8 weeks of basketball shooting skill progression training.  Clinic is limited to 15 participants per time slot to ensure participant shooting reps and focused attention.

LOCATION:DATES:
GRADES:
TIME:
FEES*:
Crossroads ChurchOct 18-Dec 134th – 8thTH 5:30-6:30 PM*$70 (YM) | *$99 (NM)
  • Each shooting clinic participant will receive a copy of Troy’s “Game Elevation – Driveway Drills: Shooting & Free Throws Individual Training Series on CD with their registration.

“The Shooting Coach” Basketball Shooting Clinic »

TSC Camp Promo PicLed by professional basketball shooting instructor (20 years), Troy Sowders, this clinic will focus on the foundation of proper shooting mechanics, hand/arm positioning, footwork prep/positioning, free throw and overall fundamental shooting development.  Individuals will participate in daily fundamental shooting skill work, “Shooting Coach” fundamental drills, free throws, moving with/without the basketball, and daily shooting drills. Clinic is limited to 28 participants per time slot to ensure participant shooting reps and focused attention.  New participants receive a “Shooting Coach” basketball and DVD ($35 value) designed by Troy Sowders.

LOCATION:DATES:
AGE:
TIME:
FEES*:
DuniganClick for Summer Sports Camps3rd-9th GradeTBATBA

Personal Basketball Training »

coach-denny-rodriquez-shooting Shoot for a higher skill level with a personal basketball trainer!  Our top-notch basketball trainers focus individual training sessions around assisting players with the advancement of their individual skill level.  From defense to offense, players are evaluated, drilled and instructed through individually-tailored workouts that are designed to take a player to the next level.  Sessions are personal and focus on the individual player’s skill needs.Our instructors are trained and led by 20-year veteran basketball trainer, Troy Sowders.  As a basketball instructor, he has over 20,000 hours of personal basketball training experience plus countless hours of camp, clinic, league and team instruction. 

LOCATION:
SESSION:
FEES:
Dunigan/Downtown
By Appointment
$50 hr (Ind – YM) | $60 hr (Ind – NM)

Contact Coach Sidney Kaiser at dubasketball@ymcaswin.org or Coach Ryan Nance at basketball@ymcaswin.org for instructor availability, days and times.

 Partner, Small Group and Team Rates available upon request.

Youth Fundamentals Basketball League »

For boys and girls ages 4 to 10 years old, our fundamental youth basketball league is designed to focus on player development through fundamental skill work, sportsmanship and team building concepts every time they take the floor.  The league is divided by ages: 4-6, 7-8 and 9-10.  Everyone plays (automatic sub rotation)!  Players will receive 8 games, a *one-hour instructor-led practice session every week, instructor coach, a t-shirt and awards.

So when deciding where your children are going to play basketball this year, don’t just pay to play…play to learn the game at the YMCA—-the birthplace of basketball!

(Youth Cheerleading coincides with this league.  See “Youth Cheerleading” under the Gymnastics category heading for details!)

LOCATION:SESSION:
DAYS:
FEES*:
Dunigan

Dunigan

Aug 11-Sept 29
Oct 13-Dec 8
Games – SA / Practices – W
Games – SA / Practices – W
$75 (YM) | $125 (NM)
$75 (YM) | $125 (NM)
  • 3 year olds are invited to participate in our Biddy B-Ballers Basketball Clinic.

Youth Competitive Basketball League »

Take your game to the next level with the YMCA Competitive Youth Basketball League.  Our league is designed to assist players (5th-9th grade) with the evolution of their individual skill level while enhancing their level of play in a fun, competitive and structured environment.  Sportsmanship, skill progression and teamwork are emphasized.  Everyone plays (automatic sub rotation)!  Practices are optional but highly encouraged for skill development.

Players will receive 7 games, a single-elimination tournament, a weekly one-hour instructor-led practice session, instructor coach, league t-shirt and tournament championship t-shirts for tournament winners.

LOCATION:SESSION:GRADE:
DAYS:
FEES*:
Dunigan
Aug 11-Sept 29
5th-6th/7th-9th
Games-SA/Practices-TH
$75 (YM) | $125(NM)
Dunigan
Oct 13-Dec 8
5th-6th/7th-9th
Games-SA/Practices-TH
$75 (YM) | $125(NM)
Dunigan
Oct 13-Dec 8
9th-12th
Games-SA/NO PRACTICE
$50 (YM) | $80(NM)
  • Attention High School Basketball Players:  We will run a high school basketball league session for Elite 9th players thru 12th graders (Apr-May, June-July, Aug-Sept).  Registration is now open.
  • Practices: 5th-6th Grade @ 6:30 p.m. / 7th-9th Grade @ 7:30 p.m. at Crossroads Christian Church Gym (no practices for 10th-12th grade).   Details will follow with release of league schedules.
  • Games will be played at the Evansville Christian High School (Epworth Road) on Saturday’s January-March…all other league games throughout the year will be played at the Dunigan YMCA.  Details will follow with release of league schedules.

2-Day Christmas Basketball Camp »

Come out and have a blast at this year’s 2-Day Christmas Basketball Camp.  Each individual will participate in daily fundamental skill work, camp contests and 5-on-5 basketball games.  Camp is lead by the YMCA basketball training staff.

LOCATION:SESSION:
GRADE:
TIME:
FEES*:
Dunigan
Dec 26-27, 2017
K-8th
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
$55 (YM) | $95 (NM)

2-Day Spring Break Basketball Camp »

Come out and have a blast at this year’s 2-Day Spring Break Basketball Camp.  Each individual will participate in daily fundamental skill work, camp contests and 5-on-5 basketball games.  Camp is lead by the YMCA basketball training staff.

LOCATION:SESSION:
GRADE:
TIME:
FEES*:
Dunigan
March TBA, 2019
K-8th
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
$55 (YM) | $95 (NM)

 

 

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*(YM) means YMCA Facility Member, which have full use of the Downtown and Dunigan YMCAs.  (NM) means Non-Member, which are enrolled in an individual YMCA program without being a YMCA Facility Member.