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The Complete Guide to Girls' Basketball
     

The Complete Guide to Girls' Basketball

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by Michael D. Mullaney
 
This book gives detailed coverage of the fundamentals of basketball - how to play the post-offensive strategies; man-to-man and zone defenses; full, three-quarters, and half-court presses; and out-of-bounds plays. It also includes more than 200 drills, sample practice plans, coaching strategies, tips on communicating with players and parents, excerpts from official

Overview

This book gives detailed coverage of the fundamentals of basketball - how to play the post-offensive strategies; man-to-man and zone defenses; full, three-quarters, and half-court presses; and out-of-bounds plays. It also includes more than 200 drills, sample practice plans, coaching strategies, tips on communicating with players and parents, excerpts from official basketball rules, and more. This book includes funny and interesting quotations from sports legends and others that serve as reminders to enjoy the game. This is an indispensable book for any coach or family member seeking to help a young woman succeed on her team.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780976100508
Publisher:
Atlasbooks Dist Serv
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Pages:
396
Sales rank:
984,401
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.52(h) x 1.07(d)

What People are Saying About This

Morgan Wootten
"Mike has come up with a real winner...and I recommend it strongly...A must-read for any coach or player who wants to improve."
all-time winningest high school boys' basketball coach
Brenda Frese
"This book is the most complete guide to girls' basketball that I have ever seen! Whether you are a player, coach, or fan and regardless of what level of development you are at, this book is a must-have for everyone. You should be so fortunate to run across a book like this in your lifetime!"
Head Women's Basketball Coach, University of Maryland
Carroll Graham
" I needed this type of information when I started my coaching career many years ago...This should be in the hands of all persons who will be dealing with the young ladies who are playing basketball."
National Chairman, AAU Girls' Basketball
Sue Semrau
"The Complete Guide to Girls' Basketball" is a tremendous resource! This book provides thorough explanations for young coaches, multiple defensive and offensive drills for all coaches, and quotes to inspire and challenge even the most experienced coaches. Mullaney's vision for the growth of girls' and women's basketball is put into action through the pages of this book.
Head Women's Basketball Coach, Florida State University

Meet the Author

Mike has coached hundreds of girls’ basketball games. His teams have consistently won league championships, tournaments and finished in the final four in the AAU Potomac Valley Region (Division II). He is currently coaching AAU and high school girls’ basketball teams in Maryland. At Bishop Kenny High School in Jacksonville, Florida, he was named Most Valuable Player for the 1973-1974 season, was named to the All-City Basketball Team as a point guard, and was awarded the 1974 John Burke Award for being the top student-athlete in the school. He was All-State in the mile and two-mile runs in Florida. He is a graduate of Florida State University. He has been married to his wife, Sue, for over 20 years. They have two wonderful daughters, Melissa and Michele.

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