The NBA is Coming to El Paso, Texas! Aug. 4-8 Basketball Combine Camp

Contact: Paul de la Peña-Franceschi                                                                           July 16, 2014

Director of Business Operations

Basketball Combine Texas

(915) 422-0566

~ The NBA is Coming to El Paso ~

Basketball Combine Presents its “Point Guard & Post Player Academy” Camp Aug. 4-8

     Friendships, self-confidence, skills, technique, and unforgettable lessons from notable coaches and inspirational speakers – Basketball Combine is pleased to announce its co-ed encore camp, “Point Guard & Post Player Academy” from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. August 4 through 8 at El Paso High School, 800 E. Schuster Ave.

     After a successful inaugural camp in June, Basketball Combine is having its second Co-ed event with exciting changes including upping the age of participants to high school level. Children ages 7 to 17 are invited to attend. Cost is $250 with breakfast and lunch served. No matter the skill level, Basketball Combine offers training for all players.

     Featured speakers and coaches include:

– Taylor Jenkins – Assistant Coach Atlanta Hawks, NBA D-League Championship Coach, San Antonio Spurs Trained (5 Years) – Squeaky Johnson – San Antonio Spurs D-League Champion, Charlotte Hornets Guard, NBA Guard (2007-Present), & Bob Cousy Nominee
– Nick Saenz – NBA Summer League Staff Member, Tony Parker Basketball Camp Lead Coach
– Steve Yellen – Former UTEP Player, Basketball In The Barrio Leader

– Leonard Owens – Former UTEP Basketball Player & Street Cred Instructor
– Tyler Tafoya – Former UTEP Basketball Player & Student Coach
– Joseph Welsh – Don Haskins Tournament Chair, El Paso Heat Basketball President   – Alex Arredondo – Abundant Living Faith Center Youth Pastor

Campers will participate in the following:

– Morning Individual Point Guard Institute Training – Morning point guard instruction with Squeaky Johnson (NBA), Tyler Tafoya (Former UTEP Player/Assistant Coach Wasatch Academy) & Nick Saenz (Coach In Charge Of Tony Parker’s Camps & NBA Summer Leagues)
– Morning Individual Post Play Institute Training – Morning post play instruction with NBA prospect Daniel Chatchou & Professional Coaches From Mexico.
– Afternoon- Tournament Play Organized By School or Team 

Register online at:

For more information, contact: Paul de la Peña-Franceschi at (915) 422-0566.

Guests Coaches available for interviews include: Coach Taylor Jenkins, Squeaky Johnson, and Nick Saenz. Please contact Paul for availability.   



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