Basketball Academy

Basketball Academy (Ages 2 – 13)

Spring 2019 Class Schedule | April 15 – June 15

Summer 2019 Class Schedule | June 17 – August 17

Lil’ Dribblers
Children are introduced to the game of basketball in a safe, fun and exciting environment. Our curriculum uses age appropriate activities and games specifically designed to increase balance, body awareness, motor skills and hand eye coordination. These factors are important in the overall development of children. The Lil’ Dribblers program includes exclusively designed equipment tailored to enhance the basketball experience for each participant. The program challenges children to develop new cognitive, physical and social skills. In addition each child will experience social interaction with both children and adults in a fun environment. As children progress through the program, they acquire listening skills and have a fun introduction to following directions. These skills will benefit your child on the court, in the classroom but most importantly throughout their life! Boys and Girls (Ages 2-5). Register Online
Juniors: 2 Year Olds (Adult participation is required)
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Sections 1-2: Tuesday 9:45AM, 3:45PM $215
  • Section 3: Thursday 9:45AM $215
  • Section 4: Friday 10:30AM $190* (No Class 4/19)
  • Sections 5-6: Saturday 9:00AM, 9:45AM $170** (No Class 4/20, 5/25)
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Monday 3:45PM $215
  • Section 2: Tuesday 3:45PM $215
  • Section 3: Saturday 9:00AM $190* (No Class 7/6)
Rookies: 3 Year Olds (Adult participation if necessary)
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Sections 1-2: Tuesday 9:45AM, 3:45PM $215
  • Section 3: Thursday 9:45AM $215
  • Section 4: Friday 10:30AM $190* (No Class 4/19)
  • Sections 5-6: Saturday 9:00AM, 9:45AM $170** (No Class 4/20, 5/25)
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Tuesday 3:45PM $215
  • Section 2: Wednesday 3:45PM $215
  • Section 3: Saturday 9:45AM $190* (No Class 7/6)
Pros: 4-5 Year Olds
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1-2: Tuesday 9:45AM, 3:45PM $215
  • Section 3: Thursday 9:45AM $215
  • Sections 4-5: Friday 10:30AM, 3:45PM $190* (No Class 4/19)
  • Sections 6-7: Saturday 9:00AM, 9:45AM $170** (No Class 4/20, 5/25)
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Tuesday 3:45PM $215
  • Section 2: Wednesday 3:45PM $215
  • Section 3: Friday 3:45PM $190* (No Class 7/5)
  • Section 4: Saturday 9:45AM $190* (No Class 7/6)
Note: Some age divisions may be combined if there is low enrollment in a particular section. ALL CLASSES ARE 45 MINUTES IN LENGTH
Basketball 101
The perfect class for young athletes who are looking to move beyond basic instruction and ready to more thoroughly understand the game. Players enhance their skills by learning more detailed offensive points of the game such as setting screens and moving without the ball. Players are also introduced to defensive aspects of the game including proper defensive stance and concepts such as zone and man to man defense. Players develop their shot using proper form and mechanics to be more effective from further distances from the basket. All instruction is game/drill oriented with scrimmages played every day. Boys and Girls (Ages 6-8). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1: Monday 4:30-5:30PM $190* (No Class 5/27)
  • Section 2: Tuesday 4:30-5:30PM $215
  • Section 3: Saturday 9:30-10:30AM $170** (No Class 4/20, 5/25)
  • Section 4: Saturday 10:30-11:30AM $170** (No Class 4/20, 5/25)
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Monday 4:30-5:30PM $215
  • Section 2: Tuesday 4:30-5:30PM $215
  • Section 3: Saturday 10:30-11:30AM $190* (No Class 7/6)
Basketball 102
The next step in basketball instruction, this class will build upon the fundamentals taught in the 101 class. A slightly faster paced environment will be geared around competitive play, encouraging aggressive tactics such as attacking the basket, boxing out and on ball defense. Players should have a firm knowledge of the basic rules and be able to dribble comfortably in order to succeed in the class. Players will be challenged to expand their abilities and scrimmages will be held weekly. Boys and Girls (Ages 7-9). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1: Thursday 4:30-5:30PM $215
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Thursday 4:30-5:30PM $190* (No Class 7/4)
Basketball 201
Athletes develop current basic skills. Players work on various guard/post-work techniques to develop proper passing, shooting and dribbling mechanics. Defensive instruction include man to man, denying the ball, help-line, and boxing out. Scrimmages are played every week. Boys and Girls (Ages 8-10). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1: Monday 5:30-6:30PM $190* (No Class 5/27)
  • Section 2: Saturday 11:30AM-12:30PM $170** (No Class 4/20, 5/25)
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Monday 5:30-6:30PM $215
  • Section 2: Saturday 11:30AM-12:30PM $190* (No Class 7/6)
Basketball 202
Athletes develop existing skills and achieving personal goals. Classes concentrate on improving dribbling in game situations, passing and shooting techniques. Different defensive strategies are taught including man to man, zone and trapping the ball. Scrimmages are played every week along with specialized instruction. Boys and Girls (Ages 9-12). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1: Tuesday 5:30-6:30PM $215
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Tuesday 5:30-6:30PM $215
Game Time Basketball
One of the best ways to develop your basketball game is through game play, and in Game Time you do just that. Each week, basketball players are challenged through various games including 1-on-1, 3-on-3 and 5-on-5. Coaches referee and guide the class to enhance the players understanding of the games. Boys and Girls (Ages 8-12). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1: Saturday 12:30-1:30PM $170** (No Class 4/20,5/25)
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1: Saturday 12:30-1:30PM $190* (No Class 7/6)
Redhawks Advanced Basketball Training
Players play a variety of full court games from 3-on-3 to 5-on-5, helping them excel at game concepts such as transition, marking up, and fast break offense.  Each week, players start with skill and technique development followed by game play.  This course is designed to prep athletes for travel basketball. Boys (Ages 8-13). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 15-June 15
  • Section 1: Monday 4:30-5:30PM $240* (No Class 5/27)
  • Section 2: Thursday 5:30-6:30PM $270
Summer Classes: June 17-August 17
  • Section 1 (Core and Hip Technique): Monday 4:00-5:30PM $405
  • Section 2 (Dribble Science): Tuesday 4:00-5:30PM $405
  • Section 3 (Shot Science): Wednesday 4:00-5:30PM $405
  • Section 4 (Kinetic Fluidity and Finishing Technique): Thursday 4:00-5:30PM $360* (No Class 7/4)
*Note: a 10% discount will be applied if signing up for multiple sections
5-on-5 Spring 2019 Basketball League – Registration Full
March 8-May 24
The 5-on-5 league exposes youth players to team dynamics and develops their intermediate and advanced skill levels. Through game play and organized practices, players learn new techniques and improve existing skill levels. Each player is assigned a coach who works hands on with the players and their teammates to encourage team discipline, proper fundamentals and core concepts of the game. Teams meet for two hours each week. Schedules are provided the first week of the season, 3/15. Evaluations will be held 3/8 from 5:30-7:30PM. LEAGUE & TEAM ORGANIZATION: Teams will be separated into three divisions: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. Coaches and players are randomly assigned to teams. Participants will play against opponents of equal skill and experience. Size and safety are also considered when organizing divisions and teams. There is no age requirement for divisions. One player request may be made per person, but no players are guaranteed to be on the same team. Teams consist of 8-10 players with equal playing time required. Teams failing to comply with the shared playing time rule will be penalized. Teams play a 8 week regular season and 2 weeks of playoffs. Games are held Friday evenings between 5:30-7:30PM. Each team meets for a one hour practice prior to game time to work on drills, philosophies and teamwork. League fee includes a jersey and a medal at the end of the season for each player. If you would like to volunteer as an assistant coach, please mark your registration form accordingly and a league manager will contact you to discuss details and openings. Volunteer coaching is on a first come, first serve basis. Boys and Girls. Space is limited. register by March 1 Register Online
  • Beginners : Boys and Girls (Suggested Ages 5-6): Friday 5:30-7:30PM $285 No Games 4/19
  • Intermediate: Boys and Girls (Suggested Ages 7-9): Friday 5:30-7:30PM $285 No Games 4/19
  • Advanced: Boys and Girls (Suggested Ages 9-12): Friday 5:30-7:30PM $285 No Games 4/19
Note: Sections may be combined based on skill level and enrollment
3-on-3 Spring & Summer 2019 Pickup Basketball League
Players develop core fundamentals and an advanced skill set in this team oriented 3-on-3 clinic. The clinic focuses on individual as well as team play, with concentration on attacking the rim on offense; how to effectively set and utilize screens; and the concept of pulling the defense to set the pass. Players receive a minimum of two games per week. Boys and Girls (Ages 8-12). Register Online
Spring Classes: April 17-June 12
  • Section 1: Wednesday 4:30-6:30PM $285
Summer Classes: June 19-August 14
  • Section 1: Wednesday 4:30-6:30PM $285
Note: League may be shortened to 1 hour if there is low enrollment
Redhawks Travel Basketball League 2019-2020
2019-2020 Dates Coming Soon
Ready to take your game to the next level? Tryout for WCSA’s Travel Basketball team. Teams compete in at least one league and four tournaments throughout the season. Players learn all aspects of the game in a comprehensive environment. Multiple offensive and defensive systems will be implemented.  Players are trained to compete at the highest level with a focus on discipline, teamwork and good sportsmanship. Games are held on weekends between October and February.  Game times and dates will vary.  Participants who make the team are expected to attend every practice and every game. Boys (3rd - 8th Grade)

*8 Week Class. All other classes without an asterisk are 9 weeks.
**7 Week Class. All other classes without an asterisk are 9 weeks.

MUST COMPLETE AND SIGN A WAIVER IN ORDER TO BE REGISTERED IN ANY CLASS. WAIVERS ARE AVAILABLE DURING ONLINE REGISTRATION OR VIA PDF FROM THE WCF WEBSITE. ALL CLASS TIMES AND HOURS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. NO REFUNDS. NO MAKE-UP CLASSES OR REFUNDS OFFERED FOR MISSED CLASSES. AN ADMINISTRATIVE FEE EQUAL TO 10% OF THE CLASS FEE WILL BE CHARGED FOR ALL CANCELLATIONS PRIOR TO THE START OF THE SESSION. REGISTRATION FOR CURRENTLY ENROLLED WCSA KIDS STARTS IMMEDIATELY. OPEN REGISTRATION FOR ALL PROGRAMS STARTS 3 WEEKS BEFORE CLASSES BEGIN.

Trial classes are available by appointment only at no cost and subject to availability. For more information click here.

For more information on this program, please submit a proposal online or call WCF at 773.486.7423

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