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Pistons Elite Travel Basketball is designed for highly skilled players who want to compete with and against the best players in the state. Players will practice at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield and travel to local tournaments. Qualifying teams may participate in national events in Indiana or Illinois. Teams are formed through a tryout basis and players pay a team fee that is established by the coach. Teams practice at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield. Uniforms are provided in the team fee and are returned at the end of the season.  LIKE PISTONS ELITE ON FACEBOOK!

For more information on Girls Travel, please contact Pistons Elite Director Geo Thomas at
(313) 771-7531  or e-mail at gthomas@palacenet.com

For more information on Boys Travel, please contact Tyler Reamer at 734-394-9922

 

Group dribble 3OPEN GYM TRAINING SESSIONS: Girls in grades 4-9
Whether you are preparing for high school or middle school basketball or just looking to work on your game, the Pistons Elite Training Sessions will get you that extra court time you are looking for. Held at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield, each session will work on various skills, rule comprehension, conditioning and footwork.  Next sessions are 6-7:15pm on the following dates:   11/3, 11/17, 11/24, 12/8. $15 paid at the door.  Sessions are limited to 20 girls so RSVP at gthomas@pistons.com

Pistons Elite Boys Open Gym Sessions: Sunday, October 27th from 9:00am-10:30am at Franklin Athletic Club. To sign-up email Tyler Reamer at 734-394-9922 or treamer@ffrc.net.

FAAST Champs '17

PISTONS ELITE 5th-8th GRADE GIRLS, 2019-20:  
The Pistons Elite Travel Basketball Club will be having open tryouts for girls in grades 5-8. Team formation will be via tryouts at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield.  For more contact Coach Geo Thomas at (313) 771-7531  or gthomas@pistons.com

5th grade tryout days: Saturday Oct 12th and Sunday Oct 13th, 6-7:15pm
5th grade openings:  Looking for one more player of “elite” abilities
Tryout Location: Franklin Athletic Club, 29350 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield
Tryout Fees:  $15 per day
More Information:  Please contact head coach Geo Thomas at gthomas@pistons.com

6th grade tryout days: Saturday, Oct 19th (4-5pm)
Tryout Location: Berkshire Middle School, 21707 W 14 Mile Rd. (east of Lahser)
Tryout Fees:  $15 per day
More Information:  Please contact head coach Kelly Sheckell kmsheckell@sbcglobal.net

7th & 8th grade tryout days: Saturday Oct 12th (6-7:15) and Monday Oct 14th (6:30-7:45pm)
Tryout Location: Franklin Athletic Club, 29350 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield
Tryout Fees:  $15 per day
More Information:  Please contact head coach Andy Guffey at andy.guffey@gmail.com

team (2)PISTONS ELITE 2018 PHOTO ALBUM

PISTONS ELITE BOYS (5th/6th, 7th,/8th and 11th), 2019-20:  
The Pistons Elite Travel Basketball Club will be forming a travel basketball team for middle school boys and those currently in 11th grade.  Team formation will be via tryouts at the Franklin Athletic Club in Southfield.

For more contact Coach Geo Thomas at (313) 771-7531  or gthomas@pistons.co

 

pa_all-girls-overdrive-tournament_300x179ALL-GIRLS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT:  Grades 5-6 & 7-8
Welcome to the All-Girls Overdrive Basketball Tournament!  This one day all-girls tournament is designed for intermediate-level travel teams to compete in a fun and mega-organized tournament.

With support of the Detroit Pistons, teams will be given amenities that very few other tournaments can offer:

  • Scorekeepers are provided
  • No back-to-back games
  • Live updates on Pistons website and social media
  • Photographer will provide action shots for all teams
  • All-tournament team awards
  • All players will receive a free ticket to a Detroit Pistons home game

7th & 8th Grade Tournament:
Date: Sunday, February 9th
Location: Franklin Athletic Club (29350 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48034)
Teams: Intermediate 7th & 8th grade girls travel teams
Cost: $250 per team
Register: Click here to register for the All-Girls 7th & 8th Overdrive Tournament 

5th & 6th Grade Tournament:
Date: Saturday, February 29th
Location: NEW Pistons Performance Center
Teams: Intermediate 5th & 6th grade girls travel teams
Cost: $350 per team
RegisterClick here to register for the All-Girls 5th & 6th Overdrive Tournament 

2019 Overdrive Tournament Photo Album

Better Made 3-Point Contest at 2019 Overdrive Tournament Photo Album

TEAM PHOTOS:

2018 Big Cat 8th Grade Champions

2018 Big Cat 8th Grade Champions