SPORTS CLUB DIRECTOR

Martine Eleuteri

Basketball

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Basketball’s popularity is continuing to grow here in Toronto, and Mooredale Basketball is a great way for kids to get an introduction to sport.  Our program teaches kids the fundamental skills of the sport, and gives them the opportunity to apply those skills in a game setting.

The Progression of Player Development part of our Basketball Program is concentrated on:

  • Lay Ups: Both hands, proper way of jumping
  • Ball Handling and Dribbling: Dribbling with left and right hand, crossover, etc.
  • Basic and Advanced Passing: Chest pass, bounce pass, overhead pass
  • Passing Under Pressure: Breaking pressures like full court press
  • Footwork: Jab steps, ball fakes, pass fakes and shot fakes  
  • Rebounding: Introduce rebounding technique
  • Movement Skills: Run, jump, land, skip, stop, move laterally, squat, lunge and other basic movements
  • Shooting: Form
  • Offense: 2 on 2, 3 on 3, offensive motion concepts, 5 on 5, etc.
  • Defense: Basic stance, defensive slide, off ball principles

Basketball Technical Staff

Danilo Djuricic

Playing experience

  • 4 Years varsity basketball at St. Michael’s College School (Toronto, ON)
  • 3x Biosteel All-Canadian
  • 4 Years basketball at Harvard University
  • Current 2 Year Professional:
    • 2021-2022 Basket Brno (Czech Republic)2022 Scarborough Shooting Stars2022-2023 Basket Brno (Czech Republic)
    -2023 Scarborough Shooting Stars

Coaching experience

  • Camp Coach and Counselor at Raptors 905 Camp – Summer 2018
  • Coach with Jump Thru Hoops – July 2020 – Present

Education

2017 St. Michael’s College School
2021 Harvard University, B.A. Economics, secondary in Sociology

2024 Season at a Glance

2024 Winter/Spring Basketball

Beginning January 10th, our winter/spring basketball program is set to kick off! It is a 15 week program full of fun, team cohesion and excitement!

Training Location/Dates/Times

We will be training at Whitney Junior Public School on Wednesday evenings between 6pm-8pm.

Program Dates

January 10th 2024 – April 24th 2024

Tentative Age Groups and Practice Schedule

Co-Ed (birth year)DayLocationStart TimeEnd Time
Male/females (2016/2017/2018)WednesdayWhitney Junior Public School6:00pm7:00pm
Male/females (2013/2014/2015)WednesdayWhitney Junior Public School6:00pm7:00pm
Male/females
(2011/2012)
WednesdayWhitney Junior Public School7:00pm8:00pm
Male/females (2008/2009/2010)WednesdayWhitney Junior Public School7:00pm8:00pm
Please note: this schedule is subject to change, based on final registration numbers, permits, and facility availability. Mooredale reserves the right to merge age groupings together in the case where a division is not viable due to registration numbers.

Program Fees

The price is currently $400 for the season. The pricing includes:

  • Player development curriculum 
  • Player coach fee
  • End-of-Season Party & Medal Distribution

Note: a current Mooredale membership is required to participate in all Mooredale Sports programs. More information on membership is available here.

Registration Process

Registration for the Winter/Spring Basketball Program is open online. The steps for completing registration and payments online can be accessed through the following link:

https://mooredale.powerupsports.com/index.php?page=PRODUCT

Log into your PowerUp Sports account

If you do not have a Powerup Sports account, you can sign up to register by using the link above and then proceed with the steps below.

On the main page, in the center of the screen will be the ‘Registration Center’ – click on:

2024 Winter/Spring Basketball » ( look for your child’s birth year and gender).

Proceed to checkout and process payment.

If you have a pre-existing credit on your account, make sure to click “YES” on the payment page when it asks if you would like to apply the credit. All fees are processed via our registration system. Accepted forms of payment are VISA, MasterCard, debit, cash (in office only).

Should you run into any difficulties with the above process – please feel free to contact Martine Eleuteri  meleuteri@mooredale.on.ca (416-922-3714 Ext 138).

Mooredale Membership

A Membership at Mooredale is mandatory for all players prior to participating in our sports programs, per our organization’s policy. The fee is $125 annually for a family membership. This membership gets all family members access to our other sports programs (we offer 6 other sports!) as well as the pool club, and a host of other programs. To renew or sign up as a new member – please contact Joanna Ingram at the office 416-922-3714 ext. 103  jingram@mooredale.on.ca

Refund Policy 

Please note: unless we are provided with a copy of a medical note (which prevents your child from participating in all sport activities) there will be no refunds past the September 1st (Fall/Winter) Jan 1st (Winter/Spring).

All cancellations and requests prior to the September 1st (Fall/Winter) January 1st (Winter/Spring) deadline for reimbursement are subject to a $50 admin fee.

Pro-Rated Price Structure

Our pro-rated price program is offered competitive and advanced level sports, i.e., Rep Development Soccer Program (RDP) Soccer.

We DO NOT offer prorating of fees for our other Sports Programs.

By doing this we look to help bridge the gap between Recreational programs and Development programs while giving players a more structured environment.

Commitment Level

There are no consequences for missed sessions. We recognize that there will be absences due to vacations and other commitments however there will be no fee adjustment for any missed time.

Diversity & Inclusion

Mooredale SC is committed to fostering a welcoming environment through a diverse, equitable and inclusive games. We celebrate every race, age, disability, sexual orientation and background in our province, to unite as one community. We believe meaningful action can positively affect important change in our sports and carry over into our everyday lives.

For further information please email Martine Eleuteri: meleuteri@mooredale.on.ca

2024 Summer Basketball

2024 Summer Basketball Schedule

Beginning early June, our outdoor summer basketball program is set to kick off!

Training Location/Dates/Times

We will be training at Rosedale Park on Wednesday evenings.

Program Dates

June 5th, 2024 – July 24th, 2024

Tentative Age Groups and Practice Schedule

Co-Ed (birth year)DayLocationStart TimeEnd Time
Male/females
(2016/2017/2018/2019)
WednesdayRosedale Park5:30pm6:30pm
Male/females (2015/2014/2013/2012)WednesdayRosedale Park6:30pm7:30pm
Please note: this schedule is subject to change, based on final registration numbers, permits, and facility availability. Mooredale reserves the right to merge age groupings together in the case where a division is not viable due to registration numbers.

Program Fees

The price is currently $300 for the 9-week season. The pricing includes:

  • Player development curriculum 
  • Player coach fee
  • End-of-Season Party & Medal Distribution

Note: a current Mooredale membership is required to participate in all Mooredale Sports programs. More information on membership is available here.

Club Basketball Technical Program

Basketball Curriculum