5th-8th grade boys Fall 2018

  • Who: All 5th-8th grade Natick boys
  • Dates: September 5th (Wed), 12th (Wed), 17th (Mon), 26th (Wed)
  • Times: 5:30pm-7pm (5th and 6th grade); 7pm-8:30pm (7th and 8th grade)
  • Where: Charles River School, 6 Old Meadow Road, Dover
  • Cost: $80.00
  • Registration
  • What to bring: Energy, a desire to improve, water bottle, and a ball

As part of NTB’s enhanced player development program, we are excited to provide a robust pre-season clinic series designed to develop skills, instill confidence, and have some fun. These clinics will include full and half-court game play, and are a great way to prepare for the upcoming travel team tryouts. Specific goals of the clinic include:

    • Improve ball handling skills
    • Improve finishing moves around the basket with both hands
    • Improve shooting technique
    • Improve understanding of team offensive and defensive concepts

Clinic Director: Mike Tarlin

  • 26 year high school coach, 12 as head coach at Framingham HS
  • 100 wins as varsity coach, including Division 1 South quarterfinals 2006, 2007 and semifinals 2008
  • Assistant Coach at Catholic Memorial, 2012-2017, made three consecutive trips to Boston Garden for Eastern Mass finals. Won Division 1 State Championship in 2015.
  • Coached Metrowest League Natick 7th grade team to Division 2 State Championship in 2018
  • Directed and ran basketball camp at Framingham High School from 1999-2011
  • Employed since 1993 at Bentley Basketball School