Academy Objective: Athletes will take part in a competitive, yet fun environment that teaches them the fundamentals of basketball. They will receive both group and individual instructions that will enhance their overall game. Each day of the academy will be unique, focusing on different skills. Games and contests will also be included in the daily schedule. All participants will also receive a Pro Training T-Shirt and the Pro Training Skills Packet.
Registration: Academy registration has limited spots available to ensure the highest quality and attention for your child. Please register online by filling out the registration and payment form. The participant's spot will be secure once payment is complete.
Standard Rate: $210
Family Rate: $175 Per Player (2+ Participants)
Daily Rate: $50 Per Day
Attend Both Academies: $350 Total
Academy Staff: Tony Watson II, Academy Director, Will Regan, Head Skills Coach, and Rod Middleton, Strength & Skills Coach will lead a staff of current and former coaches and players . Our coaches are highly qualified ranging in all levels from youth to collegiate and even professional ranks.
Academy Days & Times: Summer Academy - Monday July 24th - Friday July 28th. The gym will open up at 8:00am for early drop off. The Academy starts at 9:00am and ends at 4:00pm each day. Staff will remain at the gym until 5:00pm for late pick up. Athletes can be picked up anytime between 4:00pm - 5:00pm.
Fall Academy - Monday August 21st - Friday August 25th. The gym will open up at 8:00am for early drop off. The Academy starts at 9:00am and ends at 4:00pm each day. Staff will remain at the gym until 5:00pm for late pick up. Athletes can be picked up anytime between 4:00pm - 5:00pm.
Lunch: Players can bring a packed lunch each day. Another option is to purchase a lunch provided by Sorrentino's Spaghetti House. Lunch from Sorrentino's will includes: 2 slices of pizza, a bag of chips, and a bottle of water for $5. Snacks and refreshments will be available from the canteen, as well.
Medical Staff: An Athletic Trainer will be present at all times. Medical Staff will be fully equipped to assist all participants in their time of need.
Location: Daemen Academic and Wellness Center. 4433 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14226. When dropping off or picking up players, please park in the parking lot behind the AWC off of Amherstdale Road.
Insurance: Each participant is required to have medical insurance. Any medical bills incurred will be billed to the player's insurance company. Any medical expenses not covered by your insurance policy are the responsibility of the player's parents or guardians. Please print, fill out, and bring the medical form to the first day of the Academy.
Return Policy: In case of injury or illness a refund will be based upon a percent of the daily loss. Any athlete who is dismissed from the academy for disciplinary reasons will not be granted a refund. Cancellations within one week of camp will receive a full refund.
More Information: Download a printable copy of our Academy Brochure. Also, email [email protected] or call (716)-253-1454.