OUR Mission is to help provide knowledge that gives every athlete the power to develop the skills and attitude to take their game to the next level.

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Coach Laurie Pirtle is an excellent teacher and motivator.  Our individual skill training program is offered to both boys and girls in grades 3-12.  We offer a positive environment for players looking to enhance their individual fundamental skills.  Coach Pirtle will train players on all aspects of the game using college level drills which encompass:


Ball Handling & Shooting

Offensive Moves & Techniques to Finish

Offensive & Defensive Footwork

Shooting off Moves

Learning to get Past Your Defender

Effectively using Your Dribble


Emphasis is also placed on the development of life skills such as:

Self-Esteem from trying new things and techniques.

Confidence from success of learning and executing drills.

Leadership through responsibility, discipline and communication.

Team Unity from trusting, respecting and working with others.

Commitment, motivation and work ethic from a fast-paced, fun and   positive learning environment.


Training sessions are structured according to the talent level and advancement of players. Additional benefits of the skill training include the potential exposure to scholarship opportunities through Coach Pirtle's knowledge of the recruiting process, relationship with college coaches, and reputation.




Focus on team implementation of individual skills in team settings using competitive team drills.  Great for pre-season confidence boost and preparation for tryouts and practice.

Fast-break transition

Team offense

Team defense


Setting screens

Team rebounding

Moving without the ball.

Please complete our Contact Form or email customerservice@halfcourthoops.com if you would like more information.



The skill training sessions are provided at your facility.  Sessions usually last for one hour and are scheduled the same day/time each week for six weeks.


SIX training sessions:


Group Size Cost/Player
10+ Players $90
8-9 Players $135
6-7 Players $180
4-5 Players $240



If you are a coach, parent or school administrator that would like to schedule training at your facility, please complete our Contact Form or email us at customerservice@halfcourthoops.com


If you  would like more information about training currently being offered at your school, please email us at training@halfcourthoops.com



Coach Pirtle has had the privilege to train with players from the following schools/organizations:

  • Miami Valley

  • Lakota West

  • Edgewood

  • St. Susanna

  • Middletown

  • Glen Este

  • Monroe

  • Batavia

  • Mother Teresa

  • Dayton Metro

  • Bellbrook High School

  • Wayne High School

  • Seton High School

Basketball coaches might consider having Coach Pirtle train their team for the first hour of practice. 

We offer a special package rate for High School coaches that includes Team Practice and Consultation with Coach Pirtle.



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