Upcoming Programs at Backcourt Hoops

Backcourt Hoops Welcomes Mike Show


Mike Show joins the Backcourt Hoops team in a full time capacity. He brings with him decades of coaching, training, and administrative experience. Read more about Coach Show and schedule a private lesson with him today!

Private Training

Our experienced and knowledgeable professional coaches on staff specifically design training to improve and develop either overall basketball skillsets or specific basketball skills depending on the needs of each athlete. Backcourt Hoops professional instructors include Coach John E. Bucci, Coach Mike Show, Coach Dave Martin, Coach Bill Callahan, Coach Jon Showers, Coach Megan Callahan, and Coach Errol Mannick. Our specialized basketball training is designed for athletes ranging from 5th grade through college. Sessions can be scheduled in a private or small group setting. Small groups are responsible for their own organization and coordination.

Spring Tournaments

We host numerous competitive travel tournaments for boys and girls both in the Scranton area and throughout the northeast.  We boast quality competition and well organized tournaments with PIAA referees on hardwood courts.  Please view and register for our upcoming our tournaments below.

Presidents Day Weekend -No School Clinic

Backcourt Hoops offers athletes a chance to sharpen their basketball skills in the over the long weekend break . Clinics are offered for two age groups; Basketball School (Prek-4th Grade) and Basketball Shooting Clinic (5-8th Grade).  Young athletes will learn passing, dribbling, shooting, and defense.  Older athletes will learn and develop advanced basketball techniques, and focus on more efficient shooting with coaching and instruction by experienced basketball professionals.

AAU Team Try-outs

Backcourt Hoops hosts multiple AAU organizations and teams for our local basketball athletes ages 4-11th grade.  Try-outs begin over the Winter Holiday break for our elite JB Hoops teams for 7th and 8th grade.  All other try-outs will be held  in January, February and March for JB Hoops high school, Backcourt Hoops, NEPA Flames, and Wyoming Valley Barons.  Please click link to learn more about dates, times, relative to each organization.


Summer Camps

Backcourt Hoops offers numerous clinics and camps over the summer to improve your game.  Camp dates and times for all age groups to be announced soon!

Coach’s Corner / Parents’ Perspective

New Website

New Website

Backcourt Hoops is proud to introduce our new website! We've worked hard to make the new site easy to navigate so you can find what you need. We look forward to your feedback on the new site and also any…

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