HIDDEN GEMS GRADE SCHOOL AAU INFORMATION

Hidden Gems AAU will provide a competitive schedule that will include most the big name tournaments in Ohio and surrounding states. Top teams will travel to AAU Nationals in Florida as well.

A respectable coaching staff is in place full of Varsity Level H.S. Coaches from successful programs within Central Ohio. Many of the coaches have played College and Professional Basketball, which allows them to teach from first-hand experiences.

Also our Academic Advisor will be available for summer ACT/SAT Preparation. As always with any Hidden Gems endeavor, "Exposure & Improvement" will be a priority.

All sales are final with no refunds as we provide and expect 100% loyalty on both sides as we move toward our common goals of exposure & improvement.

Half Price Hidden Gems College Placement and guaranteed invite & discount into the Hidden Gems Showcases are added bonuses to all involved players within the organization.

Hidden Gems offers this competitive schedule at a low cost per player that depends on which team you play on in the organization. Teams range from $250-$500 per player.

Travel: Red Roof Inn is the Hidden Gems Basketball Hotel. Players & Parents all save 15% per room. Coaches rooms will be paid for by Hidden Gems for full teams that choose to stay in their team hotel. Teams that choose to stay in any other hotel will be responsible for 50-100% of the room fees for coaches.

Hidden Gems AAU teams will be given: 4-12 Top Quality Tourneys, 1-2 Practices per week, Under Armour Reversible Uniform, 3 T-Shirts(1 for Player & 2 for Parents), Large Duffel Bag, BackPack, Gym Sack, Hidden Gems Socks(2 Pair), + 35% off Team Shoe Options.  

9u, 10u, 11u will be uniform only and not receive the full gear package to reduce costs for the youngsters. All items will be available for purchase at low rates.

****** Grade School Players can be no older than 9-14(age of your playing classification) on August 31st, 2015 ***** 

HIDDEN GEMS AAU STAFF

DIRECTORS:
AAU Program Director: Lucius Jones
AAU Program Vice President: Kevin Brooks
Director of Basketball Operations: Marvin King
H.S. Director: Justin Brown
Grade School Director: Ed Thompson
Director of Compliance: Chris Blakely
Director of Recruiting: Kevin Brooks
V.P. of Recruiting: Jeff Davis

2016 COACHING STAFF:
14u Black Coach:
14u Orange Coach:
13u Black Coach:
13u Orange Coach:
13u White Coach:
12u Black Coach:
11u Coach:
10u Coach:
9u Coach:

PRACTICE SITES:
Waggoner Middle School - 340 Waggoner Rd
J. Ashburn Youth Center - 85 Clarendon Ave
Sawyer Neighborhood Center - 1056 Atcheson
Independence High School -


PRACTICE SCHEDULE:

HIDDEN GEMS 14U BLACK

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest
Buckeye Prep Invitational 
Hidden Gems Gemboree
King James 
TBD
Cardinal Classic 
Nike Super 16
Tri-Villiage Classic
Hidden Gems Invitational 
MYT Nationals
Ft Wayne Nationals 

ROSTER:

HIDDEN GEMS 14U ORANGE

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest
Buckeye Prep
Hidden Gems Gemboree 
Marion Bball Challenge
TBD 
Cardinal Classic
Super 16
Tri-Village Classic
Hidden Gems Invitational
MYT Nationals

2016 14u PROSPECTS

Bilal Sow
Trevell Adams
Caleb Wallis
Andrew Grubbs
Sean McRae
Arthur Cox
Tori Turner
Chamon Turner
Kaden Lamarr
Aalijah Grose

HIDDEN GEMS 13U BLACK

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest
Buckeye Prep 
Hidden Gems Gemboree
King James 
TBD
Cardinal Classic 
Central Ohio Bball Classic 
Celtic Classic 
Kingdom SportsCenter Pre-National
MYT Nationals
TBD

ROSTER:

HIDDEN GEMS 13U ORANGE

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest
TBD
Hidden Gems Gemboree
Marion Bball Challenge
TBD
Cardinal Classic
TBD
TBD
TBD

ROSTER

HIDDEN GEMS 13U WHITE

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest
TBD
Hidden Gems Gemboree
Marion Bball Challenge
TBD
Cardinal Classic
TBD
TBD
TBD

ROSTER

2016 13u PROSPECTS

Jalen Gilbert
Jeremiah Bane
Isaac Ward
Dante Woods
Evan Bowen
Shon McGee
Billy Cain
Jarius Jones
Zachary Casto
Isaiah Hazelwood
Mehki Jarrett
Kevin McCray

Cole Canter
Keenan Johnston
Ashton Watts
Alex Coffey
Coleman Kegler
Dominic Chiavaroli
Brian Beavers
Brock Waits

HIDDEN GEMS 12U BLACK

SCHEDULE: 
OYB
Hidden Gems HoopFest
OYB
Hidden Gems Gemboree 
Marion Bball Challenge
Cardinal Classic 
Central Ohio Bball Classic 
Tri-Village Classic

ROSTER:

2016 12u PROSPECTS

Konnor Starkey
Julio Gonzalez
Paul Price
Tyquez Barnett
Blake Gordon
Joey Taylor
Maurice Howell
Tyler Price
Cameron Evans
AJ Jones
Travis Little

HIDDEN GEMS 11U

SCHEDULE:
OYB
Hidden Gems HoopFest 
OYB
Hidden Gems Gemboree 
Marion Basketball Challenge 
Cardinal Classic 
Central Ohio Basketball Classic 
Tri-Village Classic

ROSTER:

2016 11u PROSPECTS

Markell Johnson
Toure Young
Trey Holiman
Zyaun Hutson
Trey Macaulay
Braxton Baker
Landyn Quinn
Dayonn Davenport
Dominic Fritsche
Jayden Jones
Nehemiah Taylor

HIDDEN GEMS 10U

SCHEDULE:
OYB
Hidden Gems HoopFest
OYB
Hidden Gems Gemboree
Marion Bball Challenge
Cardinal Classic 
Central Ohio Basketball Classic 
Tri-Village Classic


ROSTER:

2016 10u PROSPECTS

Tevion Smith
Jayden Jarell
Alex Whitson
Vincent Sommer
Nathan Tabor
Carson Bleeks 
Adonus Abrams
Mason Thomas
Nicholas Harris

HIDDEN GEMS 9U

SCHEDULE:
Hidden Gems HoopFest
Hidden Gems Gemboree 
Marion Bball Challenge
Cardinal Classic 
Central Ohio Basketball Classic

ROSTER:

2016 9u PROSPECTS