WHO: The Midi Basketball program is for the 4th & 5th grade boys and girls who are looking for more basketball than 1 practice/game per week offered by Wellesley Hoops. It is for players who are NOT on a Metrowest travel team but want an opportunity to further develop their basketball skills by attending an extra one hour travel team-style practice each week.
WHEN: Wednesday evenings during January and February. One-hour sessions (6:15-7:15 and 7:15- 8:15), capped at 20 players each. Players will be split by elementary school.
January: 4, 11, 18, 25
February: 1, 8, 15
WHAT: The Midi Raider program will be headed-up by Shannon Magpiong. Shannon graduated from Wellesley High School (where she played basketball for all 4 years and was a captain Senior year) and most recently graduated from the University of Arizona. Shannon has been a clinician with Pride Basketball for the past 4 years and will be assisted by her father Glen Magpiong (Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach at Wellesley High School). The hour long session will be comprised of 50% drills and 50% play program. The focus will be on improving fundamentals and helping to mentally prepare players for their next basketball season. Sessions will close as soon as we reach 20 participants.