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4 Tips on How to Build a Skills Plan

By coloradopremierbasketball | Nov 5, 2018

This week’s article features some skill development advice from Premier Player Development Coordinator and Elite Skills Coach, Mychal Martinez. It’s important to have a plan in place when looking to develop and improve individual skills. Too many times, players and coaches enter a gym without a plan for their skill workouts and aimlessly drift through workouts…

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Parker Premier Teams Shine at Community Food Drive

By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 30, 2018

  On Saturday, October 20th, Parker Task Force held a food drive at local supermarkets and a local Walmart for less fortunate individuals and families. Boxes of non-perishable food were collected at each location and brought to the Parker Task Force warehouse. Parker Premier players, coaches, and parents were tasked with sorting through the boxes…

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Stanford Bound Ashten Prechtel Featured on ESPN

By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 23, 2018

Last week, Ashten Prechtel, former Premier EYBL Girls player and recently committed to Stanford University, was featured on for her erupting stardom and blossoming basketball career. The 6-foot-5 inch senior is ranked as the No.16 prospect in the ESPN W HoopGurlz Top 100 for the class of 2019. She got her first recruiting letter from Stanford…

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Project Sole Annual Shoe Drive and Contest

By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 15, 2018

Premier Basketball Club is excited to announce the 2018 Project Sole Used Shoe Drive and Contest! Last year, we collected 2,243 used pairs of shoes to donate to communities in need around the world. This year we are stepping up our goal and are looking to collect 2,500 pairs of shoes! Premier annually collects used ATHLETIC shoes with at…

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Meet the Coach: Keith Van Horn

By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 8, 2018

Keith Van Horn founded Premier Basketball Club in August of 2012 along with several like-minded individuals who had a passion for the game of basketball. Coach Keith serves as the Executive Director and acts as the Director of Operations for Premier’s U10-U17 Girls Premier Academy and Nike EYBL girls program. Many will recognize Coach Keith from…

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October Monthly News:Concussion Awareness

By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 1, 2018

Brain Injuries: Do you know the symptoms and signs? “Unlike a broken ankle, or other injuries you can feel with your hands or see on an x-ray, a concussion is a disruption of how the brain works.” – USA Football &CDC. Myth: A concussion only comes from being hit in the head. Concussions has become…

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By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 1, 2018

  UTAH PREMIER ANNOUNCES FALL SKILLS TUNE-UP CLINIC Attention to all members of Utah Premier Basketball, to kickoff the fall season, there will be a 2-day skills tune-up clinic. Join Coaches Don Harris and Will Joyce in improving shooting skills, scoring techniques, footwork, ball handling and finishing, spacing and IQ skills, as well as game like reads. Game…

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5 Things that Every High School Player Needs

By coloradopremierbasketball | Oct 1, 2018

There are many skills that go into becoming a “playable” player at the high school level. Some of these skills include shooting, passing, dribbling, etc. These are the typical skills that we think about when defining what it means to be a skill player. Every High School coach has their own philosophies and systems that…

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Little Ballers Fall 2 Beginner Basketball League Registration Now Open

By coloradopremierbasketball | Sep 24, 2018

  Are you looking for beginner basketball league playing and development opportunities for your son or daughter this Fall? If so, South JeffCo Premier Basketball offers a great 3v3 beginner basketball league called Little Ballers! Little Ballers is designed for boys and girls ages 3-9 years old (Pre-K to 3rd Grade) who want to learn…

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Tips on How to Best Film for Recruiting Highlight Videos

By coloradopremierbasketball | Sep 17, 2018

  When it comes to filming basketball games, most parents aren’t sure where to start. Reel Prospects has been kind enough to provide some tips and direction for Premier Academy parents and players in order to produce better footage for college coaches.  In most cases, the highlight video is the most important tool a prospective…

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Why Parents Need to Stop Coaching from the Sidelines

By coloradopremierbasketball | Mar 18, 2019

Why Parents Need to Stop Coaching from the Sidelines Last time we checked, most youth basketball teams have one (1) coach – give or take an assistant or two. That coach’s voice, and that voice only, is the voice that players should hear giving instruction and strategy throughout the course of a game. Fans should…

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Mullen Captures 4A State Girls Title with the Help of 8 Premier Players

By coloradopremierbasketball | Mar 12, 2019

Mullen Captures 4A Girls Title with the Help of 8 Premier Players The 4A Girls State title game on Saturday, March 9th between Mullen High School and Pueblo South High School featured eight (8) Colorado Premier Basketball Club players; Imani and Illiana Perez, Haley Van Horn, Megan Pohs, Gracie Gallegos, Alexa Dominguez, Abby Webster and…

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Jay Bilas Defines Toughness

By coloradopremierbasketball | Mar 4, 2019

Jay Bilas Defines Toughness There are many definitions for what it means to have “toughness” in the game of basketball. For some, toughness means pumping your chest, taunting an opponent after a big dunk, or getting in someone’s face and squaring up as if to fight. This is NOT what it means to have toughness…

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How to Move Past Mistakes and on to the Next Play

By coloradopremierbasketball | Feb 25, 2019

How to Move Past Mistakes and on to the Next Play With Premier Academy Team tryouts around the corner, we wanted to take a moment to talk about “Next Play Speed” and how it can help you during tryout. In other words, how fast can you move on to the next play? This is something that…

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USA Youth Basketball Development Guidelines

By coloradopremierbasketball | Feb 19, 2019

USA BASKETBALL YOUTH DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES Basketball has become one of the most popular youth sports in the United States. According to the Sports & Fitness Industry Association, 9.8 million boys and girls ages 6-17 played basketball in 2015. Though it has grown in popularity, it’s structure and organization has been slow to follow the pace of…

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What to Look for in a Youth Sports Program

By coloradopremierbasketball | Feb 13, 2019

There are a lot of club basketball and youth sports programs out there, but they are definitely not all the same. It is important for parents to properly evaluate if a program is the right fit for their child and family. The four most important points we feel parents should evaluate are Affordability and Fees,…

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Move of the Month: Same Foot Stop

By coloradopremierbasketball | Feb 11, 2019

MOVE OF THE MONTH: SAME FOOT STOP The Same Foot Stop is a great option to use when the defender is jamming your hips and taking away your shot, finish, and/or change of direction options off the dribble. This is one of our favorite separation moves that we teach at Premier and is great for…

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Dear Basketball | Motivation

By coloradopremierbasketball | Feb 4, 2019

DEAR BASKETBALL Need some extra motivation this week? Watch Kobe Bryant’s Oscar-winning short film called “Dear Basketball” linked below. Sometimes it’s important to remember WHY we picked up a basketball in the first place and how we fell in love with the game.  Not much more needs to be said…Watch below!   COLORADO PREMIER & UTAH PREMIER…

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Ashten Prechtel Named 2019 McDonald’s All-American

By coloradopremierbasketball | Jan 28, 2019

Premier Nike Girls EYBL player, Ashten Prechtel, will be showcasing her talents and representing Colorado Premier, the State of Colorado and Discovery Canyon High School on a national scale in March! Prechtel, a senior at Discovery Canyon, was named to the Girls McDonald’s All-American game roster for the West on Thursday, January 24th. Ashten is one…

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Player Spotlight: Jessica Bollwahn

By coloradopremierbasketball | Jan 22, 2019

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: JESSICA BOLLWAHN Jessica Bollwahn, Class of 2022, has made big contributions to the Columbine Rebels High School Girls Basketball program this season. In 14 games, Bollwahn is averaging 10.3 points, 7.1 rebounds, 1.1 assists, and 2 steals per game as a Freshman. In the last 5 contests, Bollwahn is shooting over 40% from…

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