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High School Basketball Game

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Ages k-2

Boys and Girls

High School Basketball Game

Basketball Skills Training

Select Training - Limited Space

Girls and Boys

Basketball Game

3 on 3
Basketball
League

1st - 8th Grade

Girls and Boys

Basketball Game

Basketball Tournaments

All Ages

Boys and Girls

High School Basketball Game

Basketball Private Lessons

All Ages

Boys and Girls

3 ON 3 BASKETBALL

 

Sports Edge Basketball

THE BASKETBALL CRAZE THAT IS SWEEPING THE NATION IS COMING TO THE EDGE! 

 

We are excited to announce the EDGE 3 on 3 Basketball League is Back!

 

3 on 3 basketball is a low-cost, low-commitment way to extend your basketball season with more playing time, more ball time, and more fun!

 

 

Program Questions Contact:

Emilee Hughes

Basketball Club Administrator

EmileeH@TheSportsEdge.com

3 on 3 League Details

League Details:

LEAGUE RULES HERE

  • 3 on 3 format with 20 minute games; Running Clock

  • Improve basketball skills with passing, dribbling, shooting, and defending

  • 4th Grade and under will be coed teams

  • Register Individually or by teams

  • 5 Players MAX on each team

  • Referees will officiate all games

  • Coaches are volunteer parents

  • No Practices!

  • 3 on 3 is all about playing time and having fun. 

Season Dates:

September 13th - October 13th
 

Ages:

1st – 8th Grade

 

Registration Fee:

 $165

Location:

8457 Western Way

Jacksonville, FL 32259

 

Practice Times:  

The 3 on 3 league will not have any scheduled practices. There will be optional free skills sessions for players to attend throughout the 5 week season.

 

Game Times:

Each team will play their games on 1 evening during the week. Games will be played Mondays and Wednesdays. Teams will play two 20 minute games on their scheduled night.

 

Registration CLOSEd

Basketball Skills Training

 

Edge
Basketball

Meet Our Trainer - Jim Yarbrough

Career Highlights Include:

  • Part of 3 Final Fours with 2 State Titles at The Bolles School 

 

  • Helped start a new program at UWF

 

  • Associate Head Coach at College of Charleston. Part of 3 NCAA Tournaments, 2 NIT's, 153 wins in 6 seasons, and sent 1 player to the NBA

 

  • Turned Valdosta State into a Division II powerhouse. In 2002 and 2004 was South Region Coach of the Year and twice a finalist for national Coach of the Year.

  • Spent 9 years as a Division I Head Coach at SLU. The second-winningest coach in school history.

 

  • Central Florida 6A Coach of the Year in 2019

Coach Jim Yarbrough has been building his coaching career and teaching catalog for 35 years. Coach Yarbrough was a collegiate head coach with a 230-177 record over 14 seasons at Valdosta State University and Southeastern Louisiana University. In nine seasons at SLU, Coach Yarbrough was the second-winningest men's basketball coach in SLU history, with the second-highest winning percentage in school history. His tenure included wins over Mississippi State, Penn State, and Oregon State. At SLU, Yarbrough coached the Lions to five winning seasons and a school-record five winning campaigns in the Southland Conference, along with 11 players named to all-SLC teams.

Prior to his SLU career, Yarbrough led Valdosta State to multiple seasons in the NCAA Division II postseason tournament, including two seasons in which he was named both NCAA Division II South Region Coach of the Year and Gulf South Conference Coach of the Year. His 2003-04 Valdosta State team finished 25-4 and ranked No. 3 in the nation at the close of the season. Before beginning his college head coaching career at Valdosta State, he served six years as an assistant coach and associate head coach under John Kresse in the storied College of Charleston basketball program that compiled a 153-28 record and six conference championships during Yarbrough's years as a top assistant. He also coached at West Florida, The Bolles School, and Bishop Moore Catholic High School.

Coach Yarbrough has become a mentor, a developer of people, and helps young athletes progress their basketball skills. "Coach Y" has a reputation as a Master Teacher of the game to all levels of basketball athletes.

He has a Bachelor's Degree from FSU and a Graduate Degree from The Citadel.

Program Questions Contact:

Emilee Hughes

Basketball Club Administrator

EmileeH@TheSportsEdge.com

Edge Select Training

Select Your Age Group

Boys Select Training 

Grades 3rd - 5th - Max 12 Players

 

​The program is designed for athletes who have experience in basketball at an early age. This program is developed for players who have had multiple years of experience playing basketball in an organized team setting.

 

The program will be one 75 min session a week and will focus on core fundamental mechanics that will set your player up for growth and success at the Middle School Level.

Participants will improve their footwork, balance, shooting form, and ball control.

 LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE FOR SELECT TRAINING - REGISTER NOW 

MOnthly Select Training 

Cost: $120

Times: 4:00pm - 5:15pm 

Day: Wednesdays

Start Dates: October 6, 2021, November 3rd, 2021 and, December 1, 2021

Location: 8457 Western Way, Jax, FL 32256 (Sports Edge/JJVA)

Middle School Select Training 

Boys and Girls- Max 8 Players

 

The program is designed for the middle school athlete who wants to be serious in the sport of basketball.  This program will help develop the player to become ready for high school basketball.  A competitive, but balanced environment, introduces more detail and a greater pace to the game. Each workout will emphasize ball control, hand and foot development, and the essentials of shooting and scoring.

 

In order to maintain the integrity of this advanced training program, an evaluation will be used to select players for this training group. The program will be two 75 min sessions a week.

Evaluation Information

The evaluation date is Sunday, October 3rd at Sports Edge/JJVA from 10:00 am -11:30 am.

 

The cost is $10 (Serious Athletes Only) 

 

Evaluations will occur at 8457 Western Way. You must be registered to be evaluated for this experienced training group. 

Middle School MOnthly Select Training  

Cost: $175

Times: 6:00pm - 7:15pm and 7:30pm - 8:45pm  

Session Times: Boys Tues at 6 pm and Thurs at 7:30 pm. Girls Tues at 7:30 pm and Thurs at 6 pm

Day: Tuesday and Thursday 

Athletes: Boys and Girls

Start Dates: October 5, 2021, November 2, 2021, and December 2, 2021

Location: 7400 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32217 (The Bolles School)

Registration will be emailed after evaluations

High School Select Training 

Boys and Girls- Max 6 Players

 

The program is designed for high school athletes serious about their roles on their teams and wants a program that will help them accomplish their goals related to high school and beyond.

These sessions are designed for those high school-aged performers that seek to get the absolute most from their game. Athletes will improve by utilizing detailed evaluation, pace, and consistency throughout each workout. Emphasis will be placed on ball control, footwork, game concepts, and shooting

 

The program will be one 90 min session a week.

High School MOnthly Select Training 

Cost: $135

Times: 5:00pm - 6:30pm or 6:45pm - 8:15pm (2 Sessions Only!)

Day: Sundays

Start Dates: September 26, 2021, November 7th, 2021, and December 5th, 2021

Location: 8457 Western Way, Jax, FL 32256 (Sports Edge/JJVA)

 LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE FOR SELECT TRAINING - REGISTER NOW

*Girls Training Coming in November 

Virtual School Select Training 

Boys - 6th-8th Grade - Max 10 Players

 

The program is designed for athletes who are currently being home-schooled.  These athletes should be players who are dedicated to taking their games to a higher level.  Training sessions will be 3 days a week during morning hours.

This training level is designed for those basketball athletes that see themselves getting serious about the sport. The 3 day per week training cycle provides valuable reps in all facets of the game and a deeper understanding of various basketball concepts. From individual development to team play, this opportunity will have you ready for competitive high school play.

Virtual School Monthly Select Training 

Cost: $325

Times: 10:00am - 11:30am 

Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

Start Dates: October 5, 2021, November 2nd, 2021 and December 2nd, 2021

Location: 8457 Western Way, Jax, FL 32256 (Sports Edge/JJVA)

 LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE FOR SELECT TRAINING - REGISTER NOW 

 
 
 
 

Private Lessons

 

Edge
Basketball

Meet Our Trainer - Jim Yarbrough

Career Highlights Include:

  • Part of 3 Final Fours with 2 State Titles at The Bolles School 

 

  • Associate Head Coach at College of Charleston. Part of 3 NCAA Tournaments, 2 NIT's, 153 wins in 6 seasons, and sent 1 player to the NBA

 

  • Turned Valdosta State into a Division II powerhouse. In 2002 and 2004 was South Region Coach of the Year and twice a finalist for national Coach of the Year.

  • Spent 9 years as a Division I Head Coach at SLU. The second-winningest coach in school history.

 

  • Central Florida 6A Coach of the Year in 2019

Private Lessons

Sports Edge coaches provide private, semi-private (2 Players), and group (3+ Players) lessons in their available time. Please reach out to coaches individually to learn more about when they are able to provide lessons. 

 

COSTS

 

Private Lesson 1 Athlete: $70 

 

Semi-Private Lesson 2 Athletes: $40 per athlete 

 

Group Lesson 3+ Athletes: $30 per athlete

 

*All lessons will be paid upon arrival at their session

 

Contact Coach Jim Yarbrough at 985-507-9760 or JimY@TheSportsEdge.com to check private lesson availability. 

Program Questions Contact:

Emilee Hughes

Basketball Club Administrator

EmileeH@TheSportsEdge.com

TOURNAMENTS

 

Jax Jam

May 21 - 23, 2021

Boys and Girls

Up to 8th Grade

JJVA Sports Edge Jax Jam basketball tour

Winter Slam

JJVA Sports Edge Winter Slam basketball

December 3 - 5, 2021

Boys and Girls

Up to 8th Grade

HoopStars

 

HoopStars Basketball is the perfect introduction to the sport of basketball. HoopStars teaches children the basic motor skills necessary to play organized basketball while they work as a team. The program focuses on teaching children age-appropriate skills in dribbling/ball handling, passing/catching, and shooting. Our main goal is to introduce a lifelong love of basketball through fitness, friendships, and fun.

Program Questions Contact:

Emilee Hughes

Basketball Club Administrator

EmileeH@TheSportsEdge.com

HoopStars

 HoopStars Program Details

October Fest 

 

Dates:

4 Dates Only!

10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23

Time:

9 am - 10 am

 

 

Cost:

Entire Month - $65

$30 Walk-In Each Session

Location:

8457 Western Way

Jacksonville, FL 32256