Specialty Youth Programs
Pat V's Basketball Academy
Improve your basketball fundamentals and learn proper shooting and dribbling techniques in this six (6) week camp. Coach Vuyancih is a former collegiate basketball player; former collegiate basketball coach; former varsity high school boys and girl coach who will offer a proven set of high level basketball development programs to advance and accelerate motivated athletes within the community.
Academy will be held on Mondays & Wednesdays, at Wildcat Sport & Fitness.
Session #1: September 8 – October 15
Session #2: October 20 – November 26
Beginners – K-3rd Graders Time: 6:15 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. Cost: $72 per athlete ($6.00 per class!)
Details: Teach fundamentals of proper footwork, ball handling, passing/catching, short shooting with proper form, driving past defender and basic post moves.
Intermediate – 4th – 6th Grade Time: 7:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. Cost: $108 per athlete ($9.00 per class!)
Details: Teaches slightly more advanced of Beginners, but move form shooting drills a few feet further from the hoop. Introduce concepts and practice of fast break, 3 on 3 and concept of motion offense in 5 on 5 formats.
Middle School – 7th- 8th Grade Time: 8:00P.M. - 9:15 P.M. Cost: $156 per athlete ($13.00 per class!)
Details: Advance skills of both beginner and intermediate plus moving shooting practice to midrange and beyond. There is real emphasis on offensive spacing and reading dribbler. Add screening and use of screening in 2 on 2, 3 on 3, and 5 on 5 formats.
Coach Vuyancih also has small group and individual lessons available, generally for more seriously committed athletes, or for kids who want faster
development. Please call Mayfield Heights Recreation for available times and pricing at 442-2627.