The JCC South Hills is partnering with the McConnell Basketball Academy to provide elite basketball training in form shooting, ball handling, passing, first step moves, finishing moves, footwork and timing, as well as conditioning. Kids will have the opportunity to work directly with legendary Coach Tim McConnell and Coach Rico to enhance their overall skills in all elements of the game.
Register at the Front Desk. Classes are on-going: you can join at any time.
Boys and girls: K-grade 3, 10:30-11:30 am
Girls: grades 4-9, 11:30 am-1 pm
Boys: grades 4-9,1-2:30 pm
Girls: grades 4-9, 6-7:30 pm
Boys: grades 4-9, 7:30-9 pm
4 sessions: $120; $140/non-JCC members
8 sessions: $200; $220/non-JCC members
The JCC-South Hills Boys Fall Basketball League for Grades 5-8 will begin the 2nd week of September as follows:
Start Times – 6 pm, 7 pm, 8 pm and 9 pm
- Tuesdays: grades 5-6
- Thursdays: grades 7-8
We will be accepting no more than 8 teams per grade division.
Cost: $595 team fee (due at the first game)
Includes: 8 game guarantee, Referee fees, 10 DriFit Team shirts, Championship Awards & Runner Up
To secure your team’s spot, please email the following information to [email protected]
*Coach’s Name and Contact Info
*Full Player roster
*Shirt sizes (for 10 shirts per team)
- Youth Sm – Adult Sm
- Youth Med – Adult Med
- Youth LG – Adult LG
- Youth XL – Adult XL or XXL
Coach McConnell is a highly acclaimed Western Pennsylvania basketball coach who has made McConnell the trademark name in basketball throughout Pittsburgh, as well as nationally. In addition to being one of the “winning-est” coaches in Western PA, Coach McConnell has helped develop his own children into highly successful players. Currently, son TJ is a starting point guard in the NBA with the Philadelphia 76ers.
Coach Unrico Abbondanza was a 4-year starter for Lock Haven University. During his time there, he amassed 1,400 points and was able to establish school records in points, rebounds, assists and steals. Rico was a 3 time All-PSAC player and was most commonly known for his ability to get to the hoop with high flying finishes.
For more info: Steve Manns, [email protected]