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Captaincy Responsibilities in Basketball

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Captaincy Responsibilities In Basketball - OzSwoosh Academy Captain Hayden

Hayden is OzSwoosh Academy’s most senior athlete who looks to play whatever role is needed, here he discusses his captaincy responsibilities. As Academy Captain, Hayden is responsible for mentoring both Academy and Rookies within the basketball skills program. He possesses many character traits of the athletes we most like to work with. So, his character […]

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Team Building in Basketball – Taylin

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Team Building In Basketball - OzSwoosh Academy Athlete Taylin

Taylin has been with OzSwoosh Academy and sees team building in basketball as one of the most important and fulfilling aspects to the game. He started in the OzSwoosh Rookies program and developed his skills. Progressing fast he moved up to the Senior training program at age 14. Now 16, Taylin continues to make strides […]

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A Love for Social Basketball – Richard

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A Love for Social Basketball - OzSwoosh Academy Athlete Richard

Senior Academy athlete Richard shares his love for the social side of basketball with Sherril in this Inside OzSwoosh Mic’d Up Series. Here is the Video… He discusses how since finishing juniors he has made many friendships playing against men. Richard says he enjoys the banter and social side of basketball. He also talks about […]

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Importance of Teamwork In Basketball – Eli

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Importance of Teamwork In Basketball - OzSwoosh Academy Eli

In this Inside OzSwoosh interview senior academy athlete Eli shares his love of the game especially the importance of teamwork in basketball. Eli has been with OzSwoosh Basketball Academy for 3 years now, starting as a Rookie and moving into the Senior Academy. He has participated in tournament teams and has a goal to make […]

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Playing Your Role In Basketball – Antonio

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Basketball Team Role - OzSwoosh Academy Antonio

In this Inside OzSwoosh video, Sherril speaks with senior OzSwoosh Academy basketball athlete Antonio on playing your role in basketball. Antonio is the youngest member of the senior program, at 13 years old he has improved to the point he outperformed most Rookie athletes at the same age. Standing at 6’1 Antonio is a versatile […]

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Basketball Training Is Important – Ethan

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Basketball Training Is Important - OzSwoosh Rookie Ethan

Ethan is one of the youngest OzSwoosh athletes participating in the program and understands basketball training is important. He has only just started playing basketball and has been attending OzSwoosh Rookies to help build his confidence. Ethan first started playing when his father got him involved, his father also plays basketball. This interview gives our […]

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Basketball Dreams and Goals – Mapesone

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basketball dreams and goals - OzSwoosh Rookie Mapesone

In our continued look inside OzSwoosh, Sherril sits down with Rookie athlete Mapesone to discuss his basketball dreams and goals and his journey so far. Here is the Video… Mapesone says he would love to play anywhere in the world that has a professional leauge, perhaps even spain. Mapesone considers he may referee basketball some […]