Hamden Hall Country Day School

Educating students in PreSchool through Grade 12

Basketball Camp Upcoming Dates

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  • Spring 2020 HHBC " Travel Basketball Team" TRYOUTS for Spring 2020 Programs

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    Spring 2020 "HHBC Travel Basketball Team Programs" 

    Location: Beckerman Athletic Center
                     225 Skiff St, Hamden, CT 06517

    Grade/Age Based Teams
    : 5th Grade (11u), 6th Grade (12u), 7th Grade (13U), & 8th Grade (14u) 9th grade (15u)  10th (16u) 11th (17u) 

    Tryout Dates:

    Tryout 1 = Sunday Feb 23    
    Grades 6,7, 8 times are 2-3:30pm
    Grades 9, 10, 11 times are 3:30-5pm
    Tryout 2 = Thursday March 5th 
    Grades 6,7, 8 times are 6-7:15pm
    Grades 9, 10,11 times are 7:15-8:30pm
    Tryout 3=  TBA  Tryout 4= TBA 

    Tryouts Fee= FREE 
    (Proper waiver/release forms must be filled out prior to tryouts)

     The HHBC Spring AAU Travel Teams (entering 3rd year ) are designed for kids that love to play the sport of basketball and enjoy overall competition. The different age/grade (5th/11u) thru (11th/17u ) Teams will be picked (from try-out process) Once teams have been set-up they will have up to two practices a week and play a competitive Spring AAU season in many regional (CT, MA, NY) weekend type AAU tournaments. Only want kids who love the game and love to compete to get better. Will have an outstanding coaching staff working with the groups and kids will be motivated and challenged to improve.

     $800.00 per player (payment plans are available upon request) cost which will include: Full team uniform, tournament entry costs, insurance coverages, and Beckerman Gym (one of best facilities in area) rental cost. Parents are responsible for all travel costs to local tournaments, enrollment in AAU player registration and any extra gear players may want to purchase. 

    For more information: Please contact HHBC Director Sean Doherty at sdoherty@hamdenhall.org.
  • 2020 Hamden Hall Boys Basketball Summer Camp

    Registration: TBA - Stay tuned!

    WEEK 1 = June 22 to June 26                 
    Boys Basketball ages (7-17yrs )     
    WEEK July 27 to July 31     
    Boys Basketball ages (7-17yrs)

About Coach Doherty

Sean Doherty is the current Head Coach of the Hamden Hall Varsity Boys’ Basketball team and brings over 20 years of collegiate coaching experience to our School. In his first two seasons as Head Coach of the Hornets they have won the Fairchester League regular season and Playoff Championships both seasons (2017-18 & 2018-19)  and qualified for the Class B NEPSAC Tourney in each of those years. The 2017-18 squad ended the season with a 20-5 overall record and had multiple all-league players. The 2018-19 team had an amazing year ended with a  25-2 overall record winning the entire NEPSAC Class B Championships at Clark University.
Prior to Hamden Hall Doherty was at Division 1 Quinnipiac University as an Assistant Basketball Coach for the 9 seasons. He worked mostly with the guards during those years and was in charge of the MD & PA recruiting areas. From 2003-2007 the Worcester, Mass., native was the Head Coach at Division III Salem State College and took them to new heights over the course of his four seasons at the school. The Vikings posted a 91-20 mark (.820) during his tenure and reached the NCAA Division III tournament three times. In 2006-07, Doherty led Salem State to a 24-3 mark and the Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference (MASCAC) regular-season and tournament titles. Sean was named the MASCAC Coach of the Year in the 2003-04 and 2006-07 seasons. Prior to Salem State College, Doherty was the Associate Head Coach at The College of Holy Cross helping guide the team to Three consecutive Patriot League Championships and NCAA appearances in his four year stint with the Crusaders (1999-2003). He started his coaching career at Assumption College as an assistant coach in 1994-98 after concluding a solid four-year playing career at Worcester State College graduating in 1992 with a teaching degree. He also received a Master’s Degree in Education from Assumption College in 1998. A 1987 graduate of Burncoat High School, Doherty was inducted into the Burncoat Hall of Fame in 2003 as an outstanding three sport athlete at the school. He is currently married with three children all whom have attended Hamden Hall.

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