Peak Sports Academy Biddy Ball League

Peak Sports Academy introduction to basketball for boys and girls in kindergarten, first grade and beginner second graders. Players will learn the basics and fundamentals of the game including with Coach Robert Fire:

  • Rules
  • Procedures of the game (arriving, warming up, sitting on the bench, subbing in, fouling out)
  • Game lines (foul line, sideline, baseline, three-point line, half court line)
  • Places on the court (top of the key, right/left wing, right/left corner, right/left block, right/left elbow)
  • Dribbling
  • Shooting
  • Passing
  • Conditioning
  • Being a great teammate
  • Learning sportsmanship
  • body movement (Pivot foot, and triple threat, stepping into a shot)

Peak Biddy Ball:

Every player:

  • Will be evaluated and placed on a balanced team
  • Given a coach/trainer to work with for the season
  • Each week will have a training version and a game component (games will come more so later in the season)
  • 11-week season

Bob Firestone resume:

  • Former Head Boys Coach at St. Mary’s High School in Elizabeth
  • Head Girls Coach at Elizabeth High School in Elizabeth
  • Coach in the first Girls' McDonald’s Basketball Classic at Madison Square Garden
  • Inducted into the Elizabeth Hall of Fame
  • Inducted into the Linden Hall of Fame

Schedule for the Season:

September 19th-November 21

Girls and boys: Sunday mornings 8:00-9:00 am

Cost of the season:

  • $275