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June 14, 2013

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Clipper Girls Basketball Clinics, run by athletic director John Daileanes and girls basketball coach Gregg Dollas, will be offering two weeks of summer clinics for girls entering grades 2-9 in fall of 2013. Week 1 will be June 25, 26 27 and 28. The times will be Tuesday 3:30 to 7 p.m.; Wednesday 1 to 6 p.m.; Thursday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Friday 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Week 2 will be July 22, 23, 24 and 25. Times will be Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday will be 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Please see registration form on: http://freeteams.net/NGBA/. Any questions, contact Gregg Dollas at nbptbasketball@yahoo.com or John Daileanes at jdaileanes@newburyport.k12.ma.us.net.

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Triton coach Dave Clay and the boys basketball coaching staff and team members will be offering a basketball clinic this summer for boys entering grades 4-9. The clinic will be July 15 to July 18 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The focus will be on the necessary fundamentals to be a complete and successful basketball player. Each camper will receive a free t-shirt. You can reach Coach Clay by email, daveclay74@gmail.com or by phone, 978-462-8171 ext. 5050.

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Triton boys coach Dave Clay and girls coach Karen Christain and team members will be offering a basketball clinic this summer for boys and girls entering grades 1-3. The clinic will be July 8 to July 11 from 9 a.m. to noon. Contact Coach Clay by email, dclay@trsd.net, or by phone, 978-462-8171 ext 5050. Registration forms can be found at http://tritonyouthbasketball.com.

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The first annual Progressive Basketball Academy Summer Clinic with Pentucket Girls Head Coach John McNamara will be held at the Pentucket High School gym the week of Aug. 12 to 16. This clinic is for girls in grades 4 through 8 as of the fall of 2013. The Progressive Basketball Academy (PBA) is a girls-only program that focuses on the fundamentals of basketball. Coach McNamara will teach many of the same fundamental concepts that has helped lead the Pentucket girls to a state championship in 2012 and a fifth trip to the Boston Garden this past season. For detailed information regarding the clinic please email PBAhoops@comcast.net to receive a clinic application.

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