ABOUT

About The Coaches

The Vegas Elite coaching staff is made up of ex-college and professional players with extensive experience teaching and training basketball at all levels, from beginners to established NBA players. Elite coaches understand the process of building teams and promoting player development within those teams having played at all different levels themselves. The Club feels that the experience, qualifications, and dedication of its coaching staff is what sets Vegas Elite apart and above other youth sports organizations.

About the Club

The Vegas Elite Basketball Club is the premier youth basketball program for the development of boys and girls in Southern Nevada.  Founded in 2007, Vegas Elite has quickly become the largest youth basketball organization in the state of Nevada with boys and girls members aged 5 to 17 years old. The primary purpose of The Club is to provide a platform for the youth of Las Vegas to achieve excellence in the sport of basketball.  Through intense training, exceptional coaching, competitive experiences, and educational mentoring, Elite members are given the very best opportunity to maximize his/her potential and reach their basketball and educational goals.

What you should expect from the VEGAS ELITE program:

  • VEGAS ELITE will involve your child in wholesome, energetic activity based on teamwork, good sportsmanship, and fellowship.

  • VEGAS ELITE will encourage development of your child with the strength to work, prepare and improve; to have pride in achieving the best possible.

  • VEGAS ELITE will foster a positive attitude—negative actions and activity will not be tolerated. The success of each individual, team, and of The Club depends on a positive attitude.

  • VEGAS ELITE promotes a family atmosphere, instilling pride in individuals and the club.

  • VEGAS ELITE will sharpen individual understanding of the importance and necessity of teamwork, fair play, cooperation, dependability and unity---the core of success in all team efforts.

  • VEGAS ELITE will build self-confidence and poise in your child through personalized attention, encouragement, and interaction with teammates.

  • VEGAS ELITE will provide thorough, personalized training in the skills of the game according to individual age and exposure.

  • VEGAS ELITE will promote an equal opportunity for your child to grow in the sport through concentrated drills and actual play.

 

What VEGAS ELITE will expect from your child:

  • Maximum effort at all times

  • Concentration during practice and games.

  • Maintain a positive attitude.

  • Respect all VEGAS ELITE staff members.

  • Come to practice ready to learn.

  • Come to games ready to play.

 

What VEGAS ELITE will expect from the parents:

  • VEGAS ELITE encourages parents to be involved and attend games and practices.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects parents to volunteer to assist in various activities such as chaperones on out of town trips, help out with fundraisers, and more.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects parents to allow their child to be coached by our staff during practice and games WITHOUT DISTRACTION.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects positive encouragement of VEGAS ELITE teams during games  - JEERING OFFICIALS OR OPPONENTS WILL NOT BE TOLERATED.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects parents to give positive support and encouragement to their children and his/her teammates.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects parents to have confidence in and give support of VEGAS ELITE coaches and their decisions.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects parents to read, understand sign and return a copy of a waiver allowing participation in the VEGAS ELITE program, acknowledging the potential for injury which is inherent in all sports, regardless of full observance of all safety rules and the best coaching. The waiver releases VEGAS ELITE as well as groups and entities responsible for organizing and providing facilities for practices, tournaments and activities connected with club participation from any liability during the entire season.

  • VEGAS ELITE expects prompt payment of club fees, tournament fees or any other fees that may arise throughout the year.