Best High School Basketball Club In Colorado
At Colorado Lightning Basketball Club, we train student athletes with a holistic program cultivating skills, knowledge and impact on high school varsity teams. Through positive coaching that instills confidence, we smooth the transition to faster high school competition enabling freshmen to earn roles on JV and Varsity teams. Developing talents then accelerate into college scholarship-worthy contributors.
Tailoring Basketball Development Strategy by Grade
Each high school grade level requires a customized plan balancing current roster impact with progression towards future goals.
Enhancing Freshmen Abilities for Elite Teams – 15U
Entering high school presents new athletic and personal challenges. Our tailored Freshman-9th grade curriculum elevates abilities to thrive at faster JV and Varsity paces. Shooting drills and defensive concepts establish fundamentals to contribute rebounds, assists, hustle plays and points immediately even as Freshmen. Coach consultations and performance plans address individual strengths and areas for growth.
Intense Training for Premier Sophomores – 16U
With solid foundations set freshmen year, our sophomore 10th grade programming sharpens ball handling and scoring skill sets. Players gain an advanced edge through intense repetition on shooting off the dribble, attacking closeouts, creating separation from defenders and breaking down zones. Defensive drilling builds technique, footwork and mental intensity for shutting down driving lanes and passing pockets.
Showcasing Premier Juniors (11th Grade) for College Recruitment – 17U
Entering junior year requires balancing current team needs with the pivotal NCAA recruitment window for catching college coaches’ attention. Our program participates in high profile camps and tournaments, leveraging video packages and connecting you with prep scouting services to showcase shooting range, passing vision, rebounding intensity, defensive prowess and resilience.
Maximizing Senior Leaders’ Skills & Culture Impacts – 18U
The graduating class sets team tones. We empower seniors as dominant and resilient forces through drilling 3-point range shooting and advanced ball protection against unrelenting pressure. Celebrating selfless assists, rebounds and effort cements positive culture. Teams transform into cohesive units equipped to achieve at the highest levels.
Optimizing Recruitment Exposure Opportunities
Our AAU club understands the importance of leveraging various channels to gain recruitment exposure. We participate in prestigious camps & tournaments while circulating highlight films, through Field Level, showcasing standout strengths and development potential. Our coaches actively build relationships with collegiate programs of all levels.
Questions About Colorado Lightning Basketball Club?
We hold practices in the North Denver Metro area at Adams 12 schools and The Courts. Serving the communities of: Broomfield, Thornton, Northglenn, Denver, Erie, Westminster, Lafayette, Arvada, Louisville, and Commerce City.