JAMEY PETREE

Jamey Petree was a standout dual sport athlete at Utica High School. Petree turned down a number of NCAA Division I soccer scholarship offers to accept a basketball scholarship at Iowa Central College. Following his time in Iowa, Petree returned to Detroit to run the basketball program at Perfecting Church.

While at Perfecting Church, Petree made a name for himself in player development and the demand for his services grew and his Get Skillz Basketball Training Company was formed in 2002. Petree’s unique ability to come up and demonstrate drills for players is incredible. Petree’s ability to communicate and listen to what the player and parent want is comforting, refreshing, insightful and leaves them with a clear plan to improve toward there goal. Petree’s ability, experience and approach has now worked for over 15,000 players that have been trained at Get Skillz with over 800 of those pupils moving on to the collegiate ranks and Pro level from 2002 – Current. Numerous teams trained by Petree at all levels of basketball have gone on to win championships.

Petree has also trained NBA lottery pick and BIG EAST Player of the Year Wesley Johnson (Syracuse University). Johnson is currently playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. On the women’s side Petree also helped develop Eastern Michigan University’s career scoring leader Tavelyn James. James played for Team USA in the Pan American games before signing with the WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx. Petree worked with EMU during to the team’s 2012 Mid-American Conference championship season.

Experience Overview
• Youth Basketball Coordinator Perfecting Church
• Founder, Owner, & Head Trainer of Get Skillz Basketball Training – One of largest basketball training
companies in Michigan
• Organized & ran NBA Player Trey Burke Summer Camp (180 kids)
• Five years as a Collegiate Assistant Coach (Concordia University – Ann Arbor) – 106-59 record
• Three years as Collegiate Assistant Coach (Madonna University) – 12-18 first year 19-11 second year 17- 11 third year
• Trained over 15,000 basketball players in which over 800 have gone on to play Collegiately or Professionally. Trained Eastern Michigan Women’s Basketball Team 2011-12 MAC Championship Team. Trained Concordia University Women’s Basketball Team 2010-11 WHAC Champions, 2011-12 WHAC Champions, Trained OLV Men’s Basketball Team 2011-12 CYO Champions.
• Run Fundraising Clinics for Public Schools, CYO Schools, Organizations & AAU Teams
• Basketball Consultant to NBA/WNBA, College, Grade School Basketball Players, AAU Teams, High
School, College Programs & Coaches.
Coaching/Athletic Employment
Get Skillz Basketball Training Company 2003-Present Owner, Founder & Head Basketball Trainer
• R e s p o n s i b i l i t i e s – Founded Get Skillz Basketball Training Company, Specializing in skill development of all positions, Training basketball teams, assisting coaches in structuring competitive practice an improving offensive, defensive concepts & plays. Schedule & direct day-to-day operations develop & improve Get Skillz Basketball Trainers abilities & skills to train and teach clients, in charge of social media & marketing. Develop, direct and operate camps/clinics and fundraising events.
• Notable Players Trained – Wesley Johnson (4th Overall Pick 2010 NBA Draft, Big East Player of The Year), Tavelyn James (MAC Player of Year, All Time Leader in Points at EMU, Naismith Award Winner, USA Women’s Team 2011, Pro) I have trained numerous players from the NBA, Over Seas, College & High School players who have achieved many awards & accolades.

Madonna University – Livonia, MI 2013-Present
Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach
• Responsibilities – recruiting, player development, strength & conditioning coach, defensive coach
• Program Improvement – joined staff in 2013-14, in which Madonna had a 12-18 record. After first
recruiting class. This included Lindsey Hernden (NAIA All American Honor), Becca Sabol (WHAC Player of Year, All American Honor), Michelle Hayes (2013-14 WHAC Player of Year, All American Honors) assisted Madonna & Coach Graves to 17-5 Conference record finishing third. 2015-16 season started youngest team in WHAC & team went 16-6 record & will return 2014-15 WHAC Player of The Year Michelle Hayes for 2016-17 season while signing two top recruits to 2016-17 season Beth Dzekian (Brighton HS), Cierra Von zittwitz (Utica HS).
• Player Development – Responsible for creating & executing in season & out of season team skill drills & workouts.
• Student Athlete Recognition – Coached four All American’s, Two WHAC Conference Player of The Year, Nine All Academic players, Four All Conference First Team, Two All Conference Honorable Mention, Three Champions of Character, Three All Newcomer’s. In just 3 years at Madonna.
Concordia University – Ann Arbor 2008 – 2013 Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach (Overall Record: 106-59)
• Assisted Coach Gorski in acquiring the most wins in Concordia’s history within five years.
• Assisted team to a #4 NAIA national ranking, three trips to the National Tournament, and two Sweet 16
appearances. Assisted in transforming the program from eight wins in the first season to 57 total wins in
the last two seasons.
• Recruited & coached three first team All Americans, an Honorable mention All American, three
conference Players of The Year winners, and several All Conference & All Academic award winners.
• Responsibilities included recruiting coordinator, offensive development coach & scouting.
Leadership Positions
• Captain of Sport Club Travel Soccer Team (State Champions)
• Captain of Utica High School Varsity Soccer Team
• Foreman Petree Building Company
• Program Director, Skills Coordinator, Head Trainer and Owner of Get Skillz Basketball Training
Company
• Head Trainer, Camp Coordinator for Basketball Planet, Board of Directors
• Get Skillz Basketball Training Marketing director, Head Basketball Trainer, Camp/Clinic Director
• Perfecting Church Youth Basketball Program Director (2000-2003)
Education
• Graduated Utica High School 1994, 2 year Varsity Player Men’s Basketball, 3 year Varsity Soccer Player
• Scholarship at Iowa Central College in Fort Dodge, Played for Men’s Basketball
Team
• Get Skillz Basketball Owner 2003-Present
• Basketball Planet Owner 2006-2008

GREG GRAYS

Greg Grays has been working as a basketball trainer since 2004. Greg graduated from Southfield Lathrup High School in 1997 where he led the state of Michigan in scoring at 32.5 ppg. His career high for high school was 60 points. Greg won a national AAU championship with the Michigan Mustangs in the 16 and Under Division as the leading scorer of the team. Greg received the All-Tournament Team Award in the Adidas Big Time Tournament in 1996. After high school, Greg went on to play for Penn State University for two years and completed his collegiate career at the University of Detroit-Mercy. Greg averaged 17.8 ppg his senior year at the University of Detroit-Mercy with admirations of playing professional basketball. After graduating, Greg worked out with the Toronto Raptors and Minnesota Timberwolves of the NBA. After learning valuable skills and techniques through those experiences, he began playing professional basketball overseas. In 11 years of playing professional basketball, Greg shot over 44% from the 3-point line. His season high 3-point percentage was 56%. Greg has earned valuable basketball experiences in more than a decade overseas in Turkey, Belgium, France, Venezuela, Bosnia, Israel, Argentina and Mexico. Greg has trained hundreds of boys and girls since joining Getskillz in 2012.

MARIUS WILLIAMS

Skill Development trainer for Get Skillz Basketball since 2013. Marius graduated from Belleville High School in 2007, where he earned All-Conference and All-Area selections while averaging 15 points and 7 assist per game. Marius was also a two time Ann Arbor News All-State selection for tennis while at Belleville. Played two years at the University of Arkansas at Monticello from 2007-2009. Played at Concordia University at Ann Arbor from 2009-2011, where Marius was the first player in school history to score 1,000 points in 2 years. While at Concordia, Marius was named to two All-Conference teams and was an All-American his senior year. After his playing career was over, Marius was named Student Assistant/Point Guard Coach for the 2011-2012 season at Concordia. Since working at Get Skillz, Marius has trained hundreds of boys and girls an also is currently training the following college and professional players.

Jordan Morgan – University of Michigan/ Petrol Olimpija (Slovenia)
Malik Hariston – University of Oregon/ Hapoel Jerusalem (Israel)
Tajuan Porter – University of Oregon/ Lille Métropole (France)
Chris Fowler – Central Michigan University/Baunach Young Pikes (Germany)
Vlad Moldoveanu – American University/ Büyükçekmece Basketbol (Turkey)
Naji Ozier – University of Michigan
Janeau Jobert – Davenport University
Samer Ozier – Columbia University/ Sagresse (Lebanon)
Avery Williams – Wayne County CC
Ray McCallum Jr. – University of Detroit-Mercy/ Unicaja (Spain)
Amir Williams – Ohio State University/ Rio Grande Valley Vipers (NBA G-League)
James Kelly – University of Marshall/ Al Sharjah (UAE)
Roy Devin Marble – Iowa University/ Aquila Basket Trento (Italy)

SCOTT WHARAM

Scott Wharam has been working as a basketball trainer with Get Skillz since 2015. Scott graduated from Manchester High School in 2011. After several years of training with Get Skillz, he was named second team All-Conference and Academic All-Conference in the Cascades Conference. After high school, Scott went on to play four years of collegiate basketball and serve as captain for the Kalamazoo College basketball team. While at Kalamazoo College, Scott was named to the NABC Honors Court and nominated to the Allstate NABC Good Works Team in 2015. Scott began working with Get Skillz following graduation in 2015 and has since trained hundreds of boys and girls in the Detroit area.

Prince Kapoor

Strength and Conditioning Coordinator

Plymouth Football State Runner-up 2011
Plymouth Football Conference Champ 2012
Plymouth Varsity Wrestling 2011-2012
YMCA Basketball Strength and Conditioning Coach 2012-2014
Lead Trainer at Jakes House of Iron (2011-2017)
Butler Football D1-AA 2015 Walk-On
Butler Track & Field D1 2015 Walk-On
Hustle Fitness Owner & Lead Trainer 2018

Trained Athletes from Various Sports (Soccer, Basketball, Football, Volleyball, Baseball, Hockey, etc.) and from various levels (middle school, high school, college, and professional)

Strength & Conditioning Training (Functional Movement Training)

A One Hour training session, that is focused on enhancing an athlete’s speed, strength and explosiveness by targeting fast twitch muscle fibers and multiple energy systems. Athletes will learn proper movement patterns, form, core stability, and agility. All while developing their physical and mental toughness in a competitive environment. Training is done using resistance and selective free weight along with advanced technology from the Strength and Conditioning industry. Such as the Vertimax V8 and VersaClimber.

Recommend Training Guidelines:
Hustle Training Should be done after GetSkillz basketball training. Athletes Grades 3rd-7th Once a week, Athletes Grade 8-12 Twice a week.

Keys to Success: Consistency, Intensity of Effort and be Ready to Hustle!

Vertimax: Used by 50% of NBA and 80% of D1 Universities

http://www.vertimax.com/team-training/basketball/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a–0IOVf7o0Versa

Climber:
http://www.stack.com/a/the-cleveland-cavaliers-2016-playoff-run-was-powered-by-brutal-versaclimber-conditioning-workouts
http://www.stack.com/a/why-the-versaclimber-is-the-next-big-thing-in-training-equipment
http://www.stack.com/a/lebron-james-has-the-entire-cleveland-cavaliers-team-embracing-the-versaclimber

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