Finishing School

Dates: July 30th, 2016 - July 31st, 2016
Price: $295.00
Grades: Players entering grade 6th-12th
Location: Wheaton College
Contact/Director: Hank DeSantis

Position specific training that will produce noticeable results.

You will be introduced to training methods and key principles that will maximize your performance on the court. An innovative experience that will improve your physical skills and expose you to new concepts and areas of the game.  Players entering grades 6-12 welcome; Junior High and Freshman players will be taught concepts to prepare them for varsity and upperclassmen will be taught concepts to expand/improve their game to play beyond.

Point Guard: Post: Shooting:
Creating separation and beating pressure Unstoppable offensive moves in post Advanced finishing moves in the paint
Raising your and your teammates shooting percentages Finishing moves around rim and from the high post Movement off the ball to create better shots
Advanced ball handling moves to attack defenders Body positioning and attacking angles Attacking defenders and beating the second defender
Thinking the game: Playing situations, special situations to improve your decision making Strategies for utilizing post play to create opportunities for others Expansion of the players IQ and how to attack different defenses
Perfecting the art of the pass Screening and creating perimeter shots for post players Examination of shooting form & technique
Methods to communicate efficiently and lead effectively Analyzation of shooting technique and form Innovative two ball shooting drills
  Mastering rebounding concepts and becoming more aggressive around the glass Body and ball control concepts to create more explosive offensive player screening to score, shooting off screens and beating 1st and 2nd help defenders


Building Block Approach:

  • Each player’s game will be assessed from an overall standpoint.
  • Instruction will seek to hone in on individual player weaknesses.
  • Improve your overall basketball IQ and understanding of hoop 

Register on-line - Cost $270.00 before March 15th, $295.00 after March 15th

Special combo price of $895.00 when you sign up for (1) Hoop Mountain Finishing School and either (2) High School Elite Skills Combine / Super Week Instructional Overnight Camp and one of our possitional camps: (3) Point Guard Academy / Shooting and Scoring / Post Camp.

Day camp rate: $195.00

A non-refundable $150.00 is required to secure your spot in the camp.