Multiple Teams · BACK TO SCHOOL BASKETBALL OPEN RUN
American Leadership Academy Gilbert North Basketball kicked-off their season with the boys basketball program’s first Blue White Games on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Over 75 ALA student-athletes from the 7th through 12th grades participated in at least one of six games held. The skill, talent and athleticism that was on display on Saturday should encourage everyone
ALA Gilbert North Basketball entire program will be on full display on Saturday, November 17. Admission is free! Come out and get your first look at the 2018 – 2019 Eagles basketball program.
We are kicking off our “punch card” School Spirit Game of the Week Contest! This contest will give four lucky students a chance to win $10,000 at halftime of a home basketball game. Any 7th-12th grade student is eligible to participate. We have designated 5 high school games that are our “games of the week”. Students will receive a punch
ALA Eagle parents!! Please plan on attending our mandatory winter sports parent meeting on Tuesday, November 6th at 6pm in the GN Auditorium. Athletic Director Randy Ricedorff will meet will parents from HS Basketball (Girls and Boys), HS Soccer (Girls and Boys) HS and JH Wrestling (Boys and Girls) and JH Girls Softball. After the informational
ALA Gilbert North Boys Basketball is conducting tryouts on October 29th, 30th and 31st. Please watch this video (click picture) for details.
ALA Basketball coaching staff is assisting with a great shooting camp on October 8, 9 and 10. For more details, click the image.
ALA Gilbert North Boy’s Basketball preseason activities kicked off with our first annual Preseason Kickoff. Approximately 60 student-athletes and their parents attended the morning seminar on Strength, Conditioning and Nutrition. We also introduced coach Charles Doss as the newest member of our staff. Coach Doss will lead our preseason conditioning. The seminar was lead by Mr.
Coach Armstrong is meeting with all returning boy’s basketball players as well as new student-athletes interested in ALA Gilbert North Boy’s Basketball. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, August 8 from 3:15 PM – 3:45 PM in the Media Center. The Media Center is located upstairs in the Lincoln Building.
ALA Boy’s Basketball coach hopes these backboard-less hoops will help his program improve its 3 point shooting from 24% in 2018 – 2019 to an ambitious 35% for their upcoming season. Using equipment from basketball’s cousin, “netball,” Coach Armstrong has his teams training and playing on basketball hoops with no backboards. In addition, the baskets have a smaller circumference