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Basketball Clinic

Basketball Clinic
This 6-week youth clinic is designed to help young players develop the critical skills of basketball, have fun and foster a love of the game!  Thad is the former head coach of the St. Louis University Women’s basketball team and has also coached at the high school level for many years.  He has led both men’s and women’s teams to State Championships, District Championships and Final Four Appearances.  He has created this clinic to provide a positive environment that supports the individual growth of each player.  Curriculum for the clinic will cover fundamental skill development with an emphasis on footwork in the area of:  ball handling, dribbling, passing, pivoting, moving without the ball and defense.  Daily shooting instruction will include:  form shooting, shooting off the catch, shooting off the dribble and proper shooting footwork.  Staff profiles are available at www.desperesmo.org/sports.  Minimum 8 / Maximum 20

Ages:      5 - 14
Day:        Thursdays
Instructor:             Thad Strobach and Staff
Location:               The Lodge Gymnasium
Cost:      $50/Member; $53/Resident; $60/Non-Resident

2017 Session Information
Session 1:               
March 23 - April 27
                    #2623  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  (Ages 5-8)
                    #2624 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  (Ages 9-14)

Session 2:              May 18 - June 22
                    #2625  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  (Ages 5-8)
                    #2626 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  (Ages 9-14)

Session 3:              July 13 - August 17
                    #3423  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  (Ages 5-8)
                    #3424 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  (Ages 9-14)

Session 4:              September 7 - October 12
                    #3425  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  (Ages 5-8)
                    #3426 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  (Ages 9-14)

Session 5:    November 2 - December 14  (No Class 11/23)
                     #4564  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.  (Ages 5-8)
                     #4565 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  (Ages 9-14)