Bay Basketball Club Culture Is Player Development
We believe basketball is an excellent tool to develop responsible and successful young people. In this belief players are challenged individually and as a team member. As an individual, players are challenged to master new skills (Skills Through Struggle), problem solving a difficult situation and personal integrity of being prepared and accepting results. As a team member players are challenged to play a role based on ability and whats best for the team all while developing the tools and skills to become a more complete player.
Player Development (Growth Mindset) is at the forefront of everything we do. We believe each player can grow as a person and as a player. The following building blocks are listed in priority order.
Attitude - Coachable, Emotional IQ, Character
Teamwork - Leadership, Team Spirit, Individual Team Role
Basketball IQ - Decision Making, Court Awareness, Self Control
Skills - Technique, Ambidexterity, Quickness
Fitness - Physical, Mental, Nutrition
Execution - Performance, Results, Accountabilty
Coachable - Accountability, Accepting Change and Roles, Open mind to new ideas
Emotional IQ - Focused on the moment and big picture. In the zone.
Character - Integrity, Principles and Emotional IQ
Decision Making - Taking care of the ball or making the right plays with or without the ball.
Court Vision - Seeing the correct or next play
Disciplined - Playing under control and playing your game
Technique - Proper form or motion
Ambidexterity - Ability to perform moves using either right and left hand
Quickness - Ability to perform skill under pressure and contact
Performance - Ability to do your job at a high level
Results - Learn from outcomes and growing in the right direction
Strategic - Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats
Details - Doing the the little from start to finish
Endurance - Stamina to perform at peak level
Agility - Footwork and Quickness to perform moves
Explosiveness - Strength to complete the required move
Nutrition & Rest
Healthy Eating Habits
Big Picture Mentality
Leadership - Actively leading by example and providing positive direction for the situation and team as a whole.
Communicating - Talk, eye contact and body language
Team Spirit - Selfless attitude towards team first
Individual Role - Know your job with the group and do it