USA Basketball Coach Academy Set For October 29 At Iona College
The 2017 USA Basketball New York Coach Academy - presented by Nike, will take place on Oct. 29 at the Hynes Athletic Center at Iona College in New Rochelle, New York.
USA Basketball Coach Academies provide valuable insight and education to coaches and administrators of basketball. Academy sessions impart to coaches of all levels the USA Basketball curriculum for a proper skill development path to teach the game to players of all ages and ability levels. Additionally, guest speakers deliver on and off court sessions on basketball and leadership topics.
Check-in for the New York coach academy is 8:30-9 a.m. (all times are EDT) on Oct. 29, followed by sessions from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., with a break for a networking lunch.
The cost of registration is $50 and includes on and off the court presentations, a catered lunch, a USA Basketball memorabilia viewing, networking time and training for a USA Basketball 2017-18 coach license. Registration and more information is available at: bit.ly/17acad_ny2.
USA Basketball New York Coach Academy presenters are highlighted by Sean Ford, USA Basketball men’s national team director; Don Showalter, USA Basketball coach development director and an eight-time USA Basketball Developmental Coach of the Year award winner; Jamie Angeli, City College of New York women’s basketball coach; Bob Cimmino, Mt. Vernon High School boys basketball coach and head coach of the victorious 2010 USA Basketball Nike Hoop Summit Team; Stephanie Del Preore, Long Island University Brooklyn women’s basketball coach; Bob Hurley, Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame inductee and former St. Anthony High School (N.J.) boys basketball coach who directed teams to 28 state titles; Derek Kellogg, Long Island University Brooklyn men’s basketball coach; Alex Lang, Brooklyn College women’s basketball coach; and King Rice, Monmouth University men’s basketball coach.
USA Basketball offers a gift voucher program that allows the partial or full purchase of an academy registration to help send a coach to an academy. More information is available at usab.com/coachvoucher.