GUARD/SHOOTING CLINICS

New Horizon Guard clinics will give the athlete the opportunity to train solely on guard position focused drills. These sessions will expose the athletes to the intricacies of guard position play that will help them to be successful at the next level. Players will learn how to become assertive decision makers and leaders on the basketball court.

Skill level: Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced

Specific Skill Development

  • Jab Step Series
  • 1 on 1 moves- Stationary and Off the dribble
  • Speed Agility and Footwork Drills
  • Advanced dribbling skills/weak Hand development
  • Shooting Form
  • Game Shots- Stationary, Off the pass
  • Finishing around the basket
  • Motion & Spacing
  • Half/Full court transition drills
  • Ball Screens & Wing Screens

Shooting Techniques Covered

  • Shooting form
  • Hand Position
  • Body Positioning
  • Release Point and Follow through
  • Balance and Strength
  • Range locator and improving perimeter shooting
  • Quick Release
  • Free throw improvement
  • Stationary Shooting/Shooting off the Dribble
  • Shooting using picks and screens