The Mahtomedi Basketball Association is very proud to partner with the Good Neighbor Club of Mahtomedi & Willernie for the 1st Annual "Hoops for Hope" event, Saturday, November 29th at the Mahtomedi Middle School.
One Hour Free Basketball Clinics will be offered to all boys and girls grades 1-8, we ask each participant to bring a donation item for the Good Neighbor Club. The GNC is in need of Children's Books, Socks, Gloves, Hats, Mittens, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes and other personal items. Holiday toy items are more than welcome also.
Mahtomedi Lead Basketball Trainer Erica Zizzo will be leading these clinics along with members from our Varsity Coaching Staffs. Also participating will be retired Mahtomedi Varsity Coaches and Minnesota State High School Hall of Fame Inductees Bob Meslow and John Hardgrove! Some of our excellent youth coaches will be assisting as well. It will be a great morning to get the kids out running around after Thanksgiving and diving into the giving spirit of the Holiday season!
No registration required, the following are the times for both Boys and Girls at the Middle School, Saturday morning on November 29th:
8-9 1st and 2nd Grade
9:15-10:15 3rd and 4th Grade
10:30-11:30 5th and 6th Grade
11:45-12:45 7th and 8th Grade
Coaches - Your role as a coach is more than just a coach but also as a positive influence in the lives of our youth. Read the article "The Power of Positive Coaching" by David Bornstein in The New York Times recommended by our Coaching Director Neal Fox.