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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.

For more information, please contact Pistons Elite Director Geo Thomas at
248-371-2048 or e-mail at



OpenGym1OPEN 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: September 9, 23, 30 and October 14, Oct 28.  $15 paid at the door.  Sessions are limited to 20 girls so RSVP at gthomas@pistons.com


Days: Saturday, Oct 20 6-7:30pm and Sunday, Oct 21 from 4-5:30pm
Who:  6th through 8th grade girls looking to play with and against the top players in the state
Tryout Location: Franklin Athletic Club, 29350 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield
Fees:  TBD. usually between $500-$800 per player.
About the team:  Three teams will be formed for the Winter Season:
For 8th grade we will have An “A” team and “B” Team.  We will also have a 6th/7th grade team.  Season will start in late October and run through mid-March.  Team fees will be determined based on roster size and schedule. Roughly 25 practices (at Franklin) and 30 games during the season.  Tournaments are in-state with the exception of potentially a trip to Nationals in July 2019.
More Information:  Please contact head coach Geo Thomas at gthomas@pistons.com


Girls Champs

2016 5th grade     2nd Place

 PE 10th grade FAAST championsip 4-16-16

    FAAST Champs '17Tournament Champions FAAST 3-5-16