Tag Archives: AAU

City of Inglewood is truly the City of Champions

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The City of Inglewood is also known as the “City of Champions”.  Many basketball greats can call Inglewood home, including Tremaine Fowlkes, Byron Scott and Reggie Theus, to name a few.  I grew up around the corner from Paul Pierce and Lisa Leslie.  It was during a Morningside High School basketball game where Lisa scored […]

Behind the Court: A look inside AAU youth ball

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The Amateur Athletic Union aka AAU, is a non-profit youth basketball league that was founded in 1888 by William Buckingham Curtis to establish standards and uniformity in amateur sport.  AAU serves youths, boys and girls, from ages 9-18.  Many parents see the AAU as a stepping stone to their child reaching the NBA.  A nationwide trend is […]


All Sports Medical Services provides medical services to club teams

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If you regularly host sporting events, requiring the need to have medical staff on-site, All Sports Medical Services is one of the most cost-effective solution in town.  From local tournaments to regional events, owner Ree iOla Browne, provides a quality service at a competitive price. 

Congratulations to Inglewood’s City Stars 12u for placing #1 at the 1st Annual WCE25 & OpenGym Championship

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ACES basketball program hosted their Annual Coca-Cola tournament that attracts many of the West Coast’s premier teams. Teams gather from all over California, Nevada, Arizona, and Washington to compete against the best competition for their individual age groups.  Congratulations to the City Stars 12u boys team for taking #1. INGLEWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOODDDDDDDDDDDDD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Lamar Odom speaks on childhood AAU coach

Vincent Smith is a legendary AAU basketball coach who is also the brother of TNT basketball analyst Kenny “The Jet” Smith. 

Aim High team tryouts begins 1st week of March

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Let’s prep for the Spring/Summer session. Spread the word.  AIM HIGH’s 15u, 16u and 17u California teams tryouts begin March 2/3. email for info. 12u looking to add to their roster as well.

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