WHAT DOES THIS PARTNERSHIP MEAN?
Armstrong Basketball has partnered with Basketball Australia Pathways to simplify the College pathway process and help athletes to maximise their US College opportunities for all talent levels.
Basketball Australia Pathways is headed up by ex NBL players and experienced junior coaches, Darren Smith and Adrian Newall.
Both Darren and Adrian have been through the college recruitment process themselves as players and have observed the growing desire of Australian athletes seeking to pursue this pathway.
Darren has also been through the process more recently as a parent with his daughter Alanna securing a scholarship at Stanford University, whilst Adrian has provided years of support and advice to student athletes within his roles at the Australian Institute of Sport and The University of Melbourne.
WHY CHOOSE BASKETBALL AUSTRALIA PATHWAYS
We guide you through what can be a gruelling and time consuming process, taking away the stress and maximising your opportunities.
Marketing & Introductions
Our extensive relationships with college programs and coaches helps us market and introduce you to the right colleges for your needs
Evaluation & Assessment
We conduct extensive evaluations of many facets of your basketball and education. This assessment helps us guide you academically and allows appropriate targetting of College programs.
The expertise, contacts, experience and care of BA Pathways will save countless hours lost in a complex process whilst enabling laser sharp college targetting, significantly increasing success factors.
A WORD FROM THE COACHING DIRECTOR
Armstrong Basketball was established in Perth in 2014 to meet the rising demand for advanced player development of WABL & SBL athletes beyond what the current system was offering. We are proud to be partnering with Darren & Adrian from Basketball Australia Pathways, our partnership provides WA basketball players clear direction and support in achieving their ultimate goal of securing a basketball scholarship in the United Sates Collegiate system.
Brad Armstrong – Coaching Director, Armstrong Basketball Academy
AUSSIES CURRENTLY IN THE US COLLEGE SYSTEM
Basketball Australia Pathways work with athletes who strive to play all divisions of major NCAA, NAIA, Junior and Community College sports.
DIVISION 1 NCAA
DIVISION 2/3 NCAA