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Shakopee Girls Basketball

Welcome to the Shakopee Girls Basketball Association (SGBA) website. SGBA has been organized to benefit the girls of our community by providing means for their athletic and social development through organized basketball. The goal is to recognize the importance of all individuals and to conduct our programs in a manner that provides the opportunity for the development of all participants. Our programs are organized to provide girls an opportunity to participate in a competitive level of basketball to prepare them for Varsity level play at Shakopee High School. 


Spring & Summer Camp Registration


SGBA CAMPS

We are excited to offer a variety of Spring and Summer basketball camps that will provide players of all ages and opportunity to build on the fundamentals of their game, enhance their basketball IQ, and create lasting friendships on and off the court. SGBA camps are put on by the Shakopee Girls Basketball Varsity Coach Juan Mitchell and are great compliment to Hoopology camps offered throughout the summer months. 


SUMMER SKILLS CAMP

DATE  JUNE 10 - 14  |  GRADES K - 8

GRADES : K - 8 

DATES : June 10th  - 14th (daily)

LOCATION : Jackson Elementary

COST : $75 (per participant) 

TIMES : Vary by grade player is entering in 2024 - 25 school year

  • Grades : K - 2   |   8:30 - 9:30  
  • Grades : 3 - 5   |   9:45 - 10:45
  • Grades : 6 - 8   |   11:00 - 12:00

CAMP TOPICS  :  The summer camp is coordinated by Shakopee Girls Basketball Varsity Coach Juan Mitchell 

  • The focus of the camp will be ball handling, dribbling, shooting, rebounding, and offensive & defensive techniques. Camp sessions include individual, small group, and a variety of contests/games to provide skill improvements.
  • Improve your ball handling skills
  • Partner passing drills; chest pass, bounce pass, flick air pass, etc.
  • Proper shooting mechanics, release to finish while shooting close to the rim

3 LEVEL SCORING SUMMER CAMP

DATE  JUNE 18 - JULY 30   |  GRADES 3 - 12

GRADES : 3 - 12 

DATES :  June 18, 20, 25,  27   |   July 9, 11, 16, 18,  23,  25, 30  

CAMPS ON JUNE 20 will be at EAST MIDDLE SCHOOL

LOCATION : Shakopee Highschool - Main Gym

COST : $100  (per participant) 

TIMES :  Vary by grade player is entering in 2024 - 25 school year

  • Grades : 3 - 5   |   1:00 - 2:00
  • Grades : 6 - 8   |   2:00 - 3:00
  • Grades : 9 - 12   |   3:00 - 4:00

CAMP TOPICS : The summer camp is coordinated by Shakopee Girls Basketball Varsity Coach Juan Mitchell 

  • Dribbling moves to attack the basket
  • Playmaking Skills
  • Catch and shooting drills
  • Triple threat, shot fake and jab step
  • Competitive 1 on 1 drills daily, with all skills above.
  • Weekly 1 on 1 contest

SHOT & DRIBBLE CLUB

JULY 1 - AUGUST 31  |  GRADES 1 - 8

Beginning July 1 - August 31 athletes are invited to participate in the shot & dribble club. If you hit the goals of the club you will earn a reward and be recognized at the Jumpball Jamboree in November.


HOOPOLOGY CAMPS

By combining spring and summer camps put on by Juan Mitchell with Hoopology during the summer break, this is great opportunity for players to keep building skills, confidence and friendships during the off season. 


ELITE Shooting Camp

HOOPOLOGY  |  JUNE 18 - JULY 18  |  GRADES 4 - 9

Hoopology University has designed several shooting drills for this camp. Our staff will assist each shooter to help them become more consistent with emphasis on rhythm and form. Any type of shot that a player might attempt in a game has been incorporated into the drills we have designed. Shooting off the dribble, shooting off the pass, step back shots and pick and pop are just a few drills that they will learn during this camp


Camp Dates: June 18, 20, 25, 27 July 9, 11, 16, 18

CAMPS ON JUNE 20 will be at EAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
Camp Times: 11 AM -Noon
Camp Location: 
Shakopee Highschool
Participants: Grades 4-9 Boys and Girls (Grade for 2024-25 school year)


Competitive Ball Handling Camp

HOOPOLOGY  |  JUNE 18 - JULY 18  |  GRADES 4 - 9

Each ball handling session will focus on the athlete becoming a quicker and more efficient ball handler with an emphasis on strengthening the athlete’s weaker hand. We have designed stationary drills, drills on the move, and drills with defenders. Repetition and competition will allow the athletes to become better throughout the summer.

Camp Dates:  June 18, 20, 25, 27   |  July 9, 11, 16, 18 

CAMPS ON JUNE 20 will be at EAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
Camp Times:  12:00 - 12:55
Camp Location: Shakopee Highschool
Grades : Grades 4-9 Boys and Girls (Grade for 2024-25 school year)


Attack The Rack Camp

HOOPOLOGY  |  JUNE 24 - JULY  22  |  GRADES 4 - 9

Spend your time attacking the basket in this high intensity camp. This camp will focus on utilizing footwork, ball handling, and body position to get by your defender. Develop a more explosive first step and learn to make the right decision as you finish with a layup, pull up jumper or floater, or pass. Finishing through contact will be incorporated in this camp. Learn moves such as the Euro-step, spin move and power-hop!

Camp Dates:  June 24  |  July 8, 15, 22
Camp Times:  12 :00 - 1:00
Camp Location: Shakopee Highschool
Grades : Grades 4-9 Boys and Girls (Grade for 2024-25 school year)


2023 / 24 SABERS IN ACTION

Check out some pictures of our in-house, rec travel and travel teams in action. To see more team photos or learn more go to program pages.

TRY BASKETBALL

SGBA hosts an amazing FREE introductory basketball skills event for girls grades k-8 in the Shakopee community twice a year. Check out this fun video from the event : 



2023 SHOOT FOR THE STARS

In December SGBA hosted our annual Shoot for the Stars Tournament. Check out this video from the tournament : 


JUMPBALL JAMBOREE 2023

Every year SGBA In-house, rec travel and travel teams join the highschool team to kick off the incoming season. This highly anticipated and fun event invites all players to have fun at the gym, participate in fun skills & drills as well as get autographs from the teams.

Check out this short video : 




SGBA 2023 Tournaments

The Shakopee Girls Basketball Association offers two exciting annual tournament opportunities : Saber Jam Preseason Scrimmages (October) and Shoot for the Stars Tournament (December). 

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THANK YOU TO OUR SEASON SPONSOR!

Thanks to JASPERS MORIARTY WETHERILLE for returning as our sponsor of the 2023/2024 season! We appreciate everything they do for SGBA, our players and the community. We are excited to have them back for another year.