Danny’s Diary– Nov. 26, 2012

I hope that everyone enjoyed the Thanksgiving Holiday.  We just concluded our BYS Prep Basketball League before the break.  We had nearly 150 participants from over 20 towns and communities competing in the program. In our championship final and consolation games, half of the contests went into overtime.  What I am most proud of is the spirit and culture which we created over the past three months.  In our initial presentation to the parents and players, we stressed that this was going to be Read more [...]

Coach’s Blog Nov. 5, 2012

Observations from Sunday Nov. 4 During our Backyard Sports Plus Program we focused on the concepts of passing, cutting and spacing.  Our players implemented these concepts in game play today.  I was impressed on how our players were sharing the ball and executing these offensive concepts.  Our Plus Players have improved immensely with their individual and team skills! In our Prep Session today we continued our instructional station progression.  Coach Henry led our rebounding station, emphasizing Read more [...]

Dick’s Sporting Goods to Partner with Backyard Sports Cares

Dick's Sporting Goods has recently contributed $1,000.00 to assist Backyard Sports Cares and it's work with the underserved athletic program.  Dave Brown, the Senior Community Marketing Manager for Dick's commented, "We are proud to form this affiliation with Backyard Sports Cares and the incredible work they are doing in the Westchester area.  This is just the beginning of what are sure is going to be a long term partnership."  Dick's just recently opened its 500th store at the Palisades Mall Read more [...]