Coaches Corner

Become a Coach

Coaches are needed for the 2019-20 basketball season!  If you are interested in coaching, you may register through the link below.

Before you reply, we want you to please consider some new opportunities and associated expectations:
    • All 2/3 teams will practice 1-2 hours a week
    • All 4-8 grade teams will practice at least 2 hours a week,
    • We have secured SFA, Ultimate Field house, and Fair Oaks facilities for the entire season
  • All American team coaches are required to field respective National head coach before splitting out practice. No kid left behind.
  • Diocesan requirements for Virtrus Online, Concussion Awareness, and 1 time meeting still required (~4 hours)
If you would like to become a coach, please e-mail

Coaches News

The Falcon Factory Apparel Store is OPEN!

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Coaches Clinic

The 2019 Frank Allocco Sr. Youth Coaches Academy will be held on September 16 & 18.  The Ultimate Youth Clinic on October 12th.

Youth Basketball Coaches Academy

September 16th and 18th, 2018 (2 Day Clinic)

Clinic conducted at Saint Mary's Elementary School
1158 Bont Lane, Walnut Creek, CA

A comprehensive 2 day learning experience presenting complete topics at a casual pace. Two 3 hour sessions provide you with the comprehensive tools you will need as you begin your new season. Sessions will be conducted at a relaxed pace providing ample opportunities to address all of your questions. Will prepare you to be your best as you begin the new season!

Session 1: September 16, 6-9 PM @ St. Mary’s Elem.
First Class of the Academy will focus on Philosophy of Coaching, Why do we Coach?, Making a Difference. On court demonstrations show how to teach the fundamentals: Passing, Dribbling, Defense, Rebounding, Shooting, Ballhandling. Practice Drills and Practice Plans to maximize time while reinforcing fundamentals. Offensive Skill Development: Attack Drills, Building a Fast Break

Session 2: September 18, 6-9 PM @ St. Mary’s Elem.
Second Class of the Academy will focus on Basic Offensive Strategies, Developing your Man to Man and Zone Offense, Out of Bounds Plays, Defensive Skill Development: Building Your Man to Man Defense, Building Your Zone Defense, Building Your Trapping Defenses.

Ultimate Youth Clinic

October 12th at St. Mary’s Elementary School
1158 Bont Lane, Walnut Creek, CA

Six Topics Will Help You Advance Your Skills

This one day, 6 hour clinic, conducted by Coach Allocco, will help coaches further develop their style and teach the "little things." Guaranteed to develop your coaching talents while providing comprehensive coverage of all aspects of coaching.

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