Spring 2014
Basics Invite
The Basics Tournaments in May
In Fruitport and Ferrysburg
Summer Camps
Summer Camps: 12th Year
12 kids only. Premier skill development
VB camps
Volleyball Basics Summer Camps
Amy "Pi" Matthews; ACC Freshman of the Year, Olympic Trials twice

BB, VB and Soccer Basics-About Us

We Build Competitive Habits 

Basics Gym in Ferrysburg

  • 17290 Roosevelt Rd
  • Ferrysburg, MI  49409
  • If using GPS, use 17525 Ridge Ave
  • Gym is directly across the street



"Colleges are looking for hardworking, high-character, team oriented, mentally tough, coachable and unselfish players. Basketball Basics fosters these traits in all its' instruction.

Our profiles are based on having worked with and seen these players compete.   These are 1st hand evaluations from a creditable source.  Web link


Other Instruction:

AYBT information

Shooting Clinic Dates/Times

Volleyball with Coach Peistrup-Matthews

One on One Instruction

7th/8th Grade Girls: December-January Series

6th/7th/8th Boys Winter League: 12/15 discount

Coaching Seminars

Christmas Clinics

Summer Programs: Early Discounts

College Recruiting Service; simple/affordable/effective




An excellent example why this instruction is so strong can be seen in this fundamental photo of a simple play involving Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant.  Despite the simplicity of the photo, several critical skills are being executed, skills that we are very good at building in young players.

Basketball Basics Video.  The most competitive basketball in West Michigan.