Several features that Coach offer are:
24 years of Elementary to High School Professional coaching experience.
Player development training at the nations most prestegious basketball camps and coaching clinics.
A long track record of developing players from there elementary beginnings to becoming college recruitable players.
Builidng a relationship with players that motivates and inspires players to be their best.
The challenge of teaching young players fundamentals skills
and learning how to enjoy giving their best effort.
They had the entire hour planned out, no down time, best 1 hour clinic my son has been involved in. They teach how to work together, even though they are working on their individual game. They give them tools, drills and feedback that they can take off the court and work at home on. They were enthusiastic, "at-a-boy" attitude and sometime "go harder" "push yourself". We took a 4 week break but plan to be back! I would recommend this clinic "hands down"!!!
We liked the speed and pace! The individual coaching and feedback as well as the praise he gives each player. He does great with skill specific drills. Our boys improved with each workout. Plus they enjoyed each workout and looked forward to them. We can not recommend Coach P enough!!
First is to develop an understanding of their skill level
by Q/A and a battery of skills test . Next, develop
a relationship with the student to know their interest, goals
and playing background. Also let them know my playing,
and coaching experience and few of my former players and
where they started. Finally based on their initial battery of
skill test, begin with skill level appropriate drills and
expectations so they know what to emphasize in their
I began coaching professionally as a Boys Jr High Head
and Boys Varsity assistant, after three years, elevated to
Varsity Head Coach where I continued for 19 years. First in
WV and then PA. Directed youth basketball camps and
worked in the nations largest and most prestege basketball
camps in the Northeast. Learning player development
strategies and drills from some of the best High School
and College coaches in the game. In addition to camps
and countless coaching clinics as well as personal round-
table talks with todays elite D1 -D3 coaches, I have
27 years of Elementary Teaching and 8 years of
3rd grade thru 8th grade AAU coaching. Currently coaching
and director of Pk Flash - South which has won a national
championship -2018 and NC State Championship - 2019.
I have over 30 players that have gone on to play college
basketball, with one currently Euro Player of the Year
in Germany- 2019 My coaching partner has 20 plus years
of coaching both boys and girls High School in NC,
numerous players playing in college, European
Professionally and the NBA. Both of us are USA Basketball
Certified and Official USA Basketball 3x3 Instructors.
After graduating with an Elementary Education degree
from Shepherd University - WV, I began teaching and
Head Coaching Jr High and High School Varsity Boys as an
assistant for Morgan Co. School District - WV.