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Important Changes to 2015 Boys Eligibility Basketball Rules

On Thursday, October 23rd at the AAU National Convention in the Boys’ Basketball General Session meeting, over 66% of the District Sport Directors voted to make the AAU Boys’ Basketball program age based (7U-14U). There was no change in the high school ages.   Below are the age/grade divisions of play for the 2015 season. read more

Excel Sports Academy Presents- Jingle Bells Christmas Camp

Excel Sports Academy presents: Jingle Bell, Jingle Bell, Jingle Bell Rock Christmas Camp Featuring elite trainers: Mark “Jingles” Caesar, Jason Boyd, and Brandon Huntley Open to 3rd Grade-High School Date: Dec 22-23 Time: 9:00 am-2:00 pm Cost:$99.00 Location: Excel Sports Academy 2818 69th Ave W University Place, WA 98433 For more information or to register read more

Mid-Fall Youth Basketball Clinic

Excel Sports Academy and Excel Kids Sports along with professional basketball trainer Matthew Conboy present the Mid-Fall Youth Basketball Clinic. The clinic will feature skill development in the areas of shooting, ball handling, footwork and attack moves, defensive drills, and passing moves. Also featuring Coaches Gabby Wade, Jason Boyd, and Brandon Huntley. OPEN TO BOYS read more

Winter Basketball Tryouts- Revised Times

Excel Sports Academy is excited to announce tryout dates for the Winter season. Come and display your skills and become a part of Washington’s premier sports academy known for elite training and skill development. Excel sports academy is more than an elite training program. Our philosophy and curriculum is centered on developing student athletes both on the court and off the court. read more

FREE Pre-Season High School Tune-Up Clinic

Excel Kids Sports along with professional basketball trainer Matthew Conboy present the Pre-Season High School Tune-Up Basketball Clinic. The clinic will feature skill development in the areas of shooting, ball handling, footwork and attack moves, defensive drills, and passing moves.Also featuring Coaches Gabby Wade, Jason Boyd, and Brandon Huntley. read more

Winter Tryouts Coming Soon!!

Excel Sports Academy is excited to announce tryout dates for the Winter season. Come and display your skills and become a part of Washington’s premier sports academy known for elite training and skill development. Excel sports academy is more than an elite training program. Our philosophy and curriculum is centered on developing student athletes both read more

LAST CHANCE TRYOUTS HAPPENING THIS WEEK AT TACOMA CAMPUS

LAST CHANCE TRYOUTS!!!  Excel Tacoma will be holding last chance tryouts for the Fall/Winter Basketball season on September 8th and 9th from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. for boys and girls in 2nd grade – High School. Come and display your skills and be a part of Washington’s premier sports academy known for elite training and read more

CALLING ALL GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYERS GRADES 2nd-High School

CALLING ALL GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYERS!!! FREE Basketball Camp for girls in 2nd Grade to High School. As summer winds down, we at Excel wanted to offer you an opportunity to join us for an end of Summer/Pre-tryout two-day girls camp at our Tacoma campus in University Place. Coach Gabby Wade is looking forward to having read more

Time Changes for Fall/Winter Tryouts

There have been a few minor changes in the tryout times for the Fall/Winter Season at our Tacoma locations. Please see below for the new schedule: Excel Sports Academy is excited to announce Tryout dates for the Fall/Winter season. Come and display your skills and become a part of Washington’s premier sports academy known for read more