It is spring time in Massachusetts, even though it doesn’t quite feel like it yet. However, indoors within gyms all over New England, Premier Hoops is helping young athletes fulfill their full athletic potential.

The NCAA Men’s and Women’s is inching closer to the Sweet 16. NBA teams are getting ready for the playoffs and the teams which didn’t perform at an elite level will begin planning for their summer vacations.

What are you going to be doing once the nice weather arrives?

Spring is a busy time of the year for basketball and Premier Hoops is no exception, especially for athletes looking to reach an elite level and be part of playoff and championship basketball.

How is an athlete able to perform at a high level and participate in the most meaningful games imaginable? Athletes playing in the biggest games train the hardest, prepare the hardest, and work the hardest. Are you interesting in doing all you can to ensure your basketball skills and athletic ability are pushed to the limit?

Then you have to check out all of the exciting programs happening at Premier Hoops right now. Show Premier Hoops that you have some spring, and jump onto one of the programs run by the best skills and drills training program in New England!

 

Kiddie Hoops

 

Premier Hoops offers fun and fast-paced basketball lessons for kids ages 3-7. Kids will begin to learn the fundamentals of basketball to ensure a strong foundation for development as they grow older. Many bad habits are developed by young athletes who do not have the proper training and guidance from skilled professionals. It is not easy to correct your shot as your grow older. Learn and perfect basic basketball skills at a young age in order to excel later in your athletic career. Drop by Kiddie Hoops to show everyone that kids don’t always just play around.

 

Junior Skills League

 

Premier Hoops also teaches the fundamentals of basketball to young boys and girls in grades 1-4. Signing your child up in the Junior Skills League is a great activity for your child to participate in to occupy time in which they might be watching TV or playing video games. Get your child up off the couch and encourage them to be active, all while developing skills and habits which will only enhance them as they grow into their bodies.

Not sure what program might be best for you or your child? Visit any Premier Hoops location to see which program interests you the most. Staff with Premier Hoops are more than willing to discuss what option is best for your interested child athlete. Drop-in rates are extremely reasonable and affordable for everyone!

We here at Premier Hoops are eager to meet you and help you train and develop your full basketball potential. Spring in!!!

 

Please review below the many exciting programs offered by Premier Hoops and be sure to spring into the exciting action!!!

 

Drop-in to any workout in Mass!  Junior Skills : $15.00 | Elite Skills : $20.00

 

Kiddie Hoops – JCC MARBLEHEAD – Sundays  

3-7 year olds

11:00am to 12:00pm

March 15 – May 10 (April 19 off)

 

Junior Skills League  – JCC MARBLEHEAD – Mondays  

1-3 grade boys | 2-4 grade girls

5:00-6:00pm

March 9 – May 18 (April 20 off)

 

Junior Skills League – St. Val’s Church Peabody – Thursdays  

1-3 grade boys | 2-4 grade girls 5:00-6:00pm

Dates: March 26 – May 28 (April 9 off) 

 

North Shore | Elite Spring Skills Challenge 

JCC Marblehead – Sundays Focus: Shooting Skills 5:00-6:00pm: 4-6 Grade Boys and Girls 6:00-7:00pm: 7-9 Grade Boys and Girls 7:00-8:00pm: 10-12 Grade Boys and Girls March 15-May 10 (March 29 off)

St. Val’s Church Peabody – Mondays Location: St. Val’s Church in Peabody Focus: Dribble Move / Ball-Handling 6:00-7:00pm: 4-6 Grade Boys and Girls 7:00-8:00pm: 7-9 Grade Boys and Girls 8:00-9:00pm: 10-12 Grade Boys and Girls March 16 – May 25 (April 6 and May 18 off)

Danvers YMCA – Tuesdays Location: Danvers Community YMCA Focus: Shooting / Fast Break 8:00-10:00pm: Elite 6-12 Grade Boys and Girls ONLY March 17 – May 26 (April 21 Off)

Marblehead Veterans Middle School – Wednesdays Focus: Fast Break Focus 7:00-8:00pm: 4-6 Grade Boys and Girls 8:00-9:30pm: 7-12 Grade Boys and Girls March 18 – May 27 (April 22 Off)

St. Val’s Church Peabody – Thursdays Focus: Dribble Move / Ball-Handling 6:00-7:00pm: 4-6 Grade Boys and Girls 7:00-8:00pm: 7-9 Grade Boys and Girls 8:00-9:00pm: 10-12 Grade Boys and Girls Dates: March 26 – May 28 (April 9 off)

    Cambridge | Elite Spring Skills Challenge 

Saturdays Focus: Dribble Move/Ball-Handling 9:00-10:00am: 3-6 Grade Boys | 4-7 Grade Girls 10:00-11:00am: 7-12 Grade Boys | 8-12 Grade Girls March 21 – May 23 (April 18 and May 16 off)

Wednesdays Focus: Fast Break Focus 6:30-7:30pm: 3-6 Grade Boys | 4-7 Grade Girls 7:30-8:30pm: 7-12 Grade Boys | 8-12 Grade Girls March 25 – May 27 (April 1 and 22 off)

 Methuen | Elite Spring Skills Challenge 

Thursdays Focus: Dribble Move / Ball-Handling 6:30-7:30pm: 3-6 Grade Boys | 4-7 Grade Girls 7:30-8:30pm: 7-12 Grade Boy | 8-12 Grade Girls Dates: March 19 – May 28 (April 23 off)    Sundays Focus: Shooting 4:00-5:00pm 3-6 Grade Boys | 4-7 Grade Girls 5:00-6:00pm 7-12 Grade Boy | 8-12 Grade Girls Dates: March 29 – May 24 (April 19 and May 17 off)

 


Practice Location Addresses:

JCCNS – 4 Community Road, Marblehead, Ma 01945

St. Val’s Church – 7 Paleologos St, Peabody, MA 01960

Latitude Sports Club – 116 Pleasant Valley Street, Methuen, MA 01844

Shady Hill School – 56 Coolidge Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

Danvers YMCA – 34 Pickering Street, Danvers, MA 01923

Veterans Middle School – 217 Pleasant Street, Marblehead, MA 01945

Higgins Middle School – 1 King St Ext., Peabody, MA 01960

 

 

First Premier League Game Tonight!

 

Premier League Fridays – Invite Only

WHERE: Higgins Middle School – 1 King St Ext., Peabody, MA 01960

7:00-8:00pm: D3 Division: 4-6 Grade Boys and 5-7 Grade Girls

8:00-9:00pm: D1 Division: 7-9 Grade Boys and 8-10 Grade girls

9:00-10:00pm: NBA Division: JV and Varsity Boys and Girls

WHEN: March 20 – June 5 (April 3, April 24, and May 1 off)

 

 

Contributing writer Jasen Sousa for Premier Hoops is the author of a number of poetry and fiction books for young people. Jasen has an M.F.A. in Creative Writing and is a life-long participant and fan of the game of basketball.