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About this pro

It's not about basketball it about a way of life. More importantly  life it self. Basketball is just a game. 

Metoring yong future  players hoping that you're are making  better people 

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Homer Glen, IL 60441
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  • Molly Johnson

    Coach Artis is an excellent coach who not only cares about improving basketball skills, but he also teaches them the importance of being a good team player and the importance of hard work both on and off the court. Artis always gives 100% to the kids. He also has great connections in the basketball area and gets the kids into lots of high competition tournaments and games.

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Introducing myself  to the panters and players. Speaking  to them about thier

goals. Run some fundamental  skills test to see where they really are. Check for physical conditioning.  Then make some recommendation to parent's  where I think would be the best area to start. 

I believe that in order to be good offensively  you have to be good defensively. 

That means being in shape.

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

4 years College  4 years college basketball 

NJCAA D1 national tournament #1 in nation  2 years in a row 60-6 1990 to 1991 Kankakee  Oommunity  college.  NCAA D2 national  tournament Bemidji  State University 92 to 94

All area and conference High  school player. 

What types of students have you worked with?

Per K to adult

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

It's not at all about basketball  or just winning. 

What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?

How much do they really want to be good at their craft. 

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