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A Bitter Sweet 16

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The 1998 NCAA Sweet 16 tournament was one that Husky fans will never forget. Exactly 18 years ago the Huskies were on the basketball court playing in the Sweet 16 tournament against UCONN for a spot in the Elite 8….

Watts Basketball Skills and Development League

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Watts Basketball is excited to announce the start of our Skills and Development League for kids Grades K-12! We will be hosting the league Saturday’s at the Bush School with our kick off Introductory Clinic Saturday March 25. When signing…

32 intangible benefits of attending Watts Basketball Camp

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At Watts we see basketball as a vehicle to a healthy and successful lifestyle for youth. Below are 32 intangible benefits your child will get out of attending a Watts Basketball Camp. Enjoy!  Ability to get along with other Good…

what kids learn at camp will benefit them for life

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Sign Up For SUMMER CAMP!  Experiences like basketball camps bring out remarkable transformations in a child’s life. At camp children learn foundational principles they will rely on as adults, such as: Working together Building independence and Gaining self confidence Having…

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  Slick Watts: Former Seattle Supersonic , Seattle Times Man of the Year, J. Walker Kennedy Citizenship Award Donald Watts: Former UW Husky, Gatorade State Player of the Year, University of Washington MVP, High School All America, Washington State “Mr. Basketball”…

art of shooting

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Art Of Hoops When someone seeks to improve their game simply because they just love improving, that to me is what an artist is and what the Art of Hoops is about. When your priority is the day to day…

3 most important tips for youth coaches

Are you volunteering to coach a team this season and looking to make that a great experience for the parents,players and yourself? A lot of volunteer coaches have the best intention at heart, but when the season comes often things…

Tips 9-12

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Tip #9 Write Your Big Goals Down What I mean by this is not necessarily writing down goals associated with tryouts, but just your general big goals that  you want to accomplish this season. What this does is it sets…

Tryout Tips 5-8

Tip #5 Develop Your Basketball Legs What are basketball legs? When basketball season comes you’ll find out! The game of basketball requires: Sliding, low lateral movement; Sitting position; Lots of hops; Forward movement ; Side to side movement; Backward movement;…

Tryout Tips 1-4

Tip #1-How To Guarantee Your Spot A lot of players spend their preseason just working on arbitrary skill sets and then they go into try outs and find everyone is doing the same thing. What we suggest is developing your skills in…