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MLK Weekend Recap January 30, 2017

“The time is always right to do what is right.” Therefore, when PYB decided to host its 1st Annual Middle School Tournament, a Donors Dinner, and a day of service at Logan Triangle, MLK Weekend seemed like the right time.   This action-packed weekend started at 9:00 am at the Germantown Friends School with student-athletes, coaches, and parents navigating the labyrinth of a campus between Greene Street and Germantown Ave. Thirteen middle school girls and boys teams, and 16 travel/club…

Jensen: An important weekend of hoops January 17, 2017

by Mike Jensen, @jensenoffcampus Philly Hoops, The Philadelphia Inquirer JANUARY 16, 2017   MARK C PSORAS / FOR THE INQUIRER Jay Cooke Elementary School coach Jamilah Gibbs (center) rallies her team during halftime against a team from Bala Cynwyd Middle School in a tournament presented by Philadelphia Youth Basketball at Germantown Friends School on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017. Late Saturday morning, almost tipoff, an assistant coach of the Abington Friends middle school girls’ team asked the official scorer about a number in his…

X’s & O’s from Kenny Holdsman – September September 30, 2016

As the board and staff of Philadelphia Youth Basketball are working diligently to assemble the pieces of a $25 million capital campaign to construct a world-class youth basketball and education center in North Philadelphia, we are ensuring that citizens of all ages and from every community from throughout the Philadelphia region have an opportunity to help make this center a reality. We are indeed building “brick by brick” by assembling a wide and robust group of contributors who share our…

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