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Spring 2018 Teams

2018 Early Spring AAU - Boys & Girls
Tryout Dates Announced

Early 2018 Spring Tryouts will occur on the following dates:

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Boys/Girls Grades 2,3,4:  1:00pm - 2:00pm
Boys/Girls Grades 5,6,7:   2:00pm - 3:30pm
Boys/Girls Grades 8,9,10,11,12: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

At these Tryouts, we will name approximately 50-60% of the Rosters
Players named early begin training FREE of charge immediately
Annual Parents Meeting/Athlete Signing Night will occur November 5, 2017

Additional Tryouts will be held in January & February

Coaches For Spring 2018

2018 Spring Coaches

Yves Michel
Steve Moss
Daniel Blakely
Avie Lester (2 Teams)
Mick Pentoney (2 Teams)
Lamar Moore
Don Ledford
Marquel Sanders
Danny Thomas
Jonathan Hawley
Rik Seymour

* More to be Announced

At Cameron Indoor

For the 2018 Spring Season, All AAU Players take part in Free Advanced Training Sessions Each Week
Training Begins in November!

New starting in November, is a special training regimen exclusive to Team Carolina Raleigh-Durham AAU Players. Registered Team Carolina players will have the opportunity to participate this season in weekly “Sunday Specialized Training Skill Sessions.” These special free advanced training sessions are in addition to practices regularly conducted.

All Skill Sessions are held on Sundays

Contact Us With Questions

Team Carolina AAU Staff
Don Ledford
Vice President, Team Carolina AAU Programs/Events -
Gary Workman
Vice President & General Manager, Hoops City U -
Avie Lester
Director of Skill Development -
Jonas Richard 
National Skills Trainer
Michko Massago
National Skills Trainer

Team Carolina AAU:
An Unparalleled Plan to Player & Team Development which has led to 4 Division I National Championships
2006, 2013, 2013-NCAA Showcase, 2016-Adidas
& MULTIPLE State Championships!

  • Multiple Team Practices (up to 3x a week)
  • New for 2018 Spring, Weekly Skill Training sessions led by Professional Skills Trainers begin in November (3 months before practices start)
  • Speed and Agility training led by certified trainers
  • Structured Curriculum for each grade level
  • Qualified Coaches committed to your child's development!
  • Teams will play  7-12 Tournaments in the Spring
  • Team Building Activities to impact Team Chemistry and Cohesiveness
  • Special Members only Event Nights with Celebrity NBA Trainers 
  • Academic Accountability
  • Recruiting Advisor for NCAA Exposure Team Members
  • Continued Parent Communication on topics affecting your child!
  • Spring Season Practices begin in February & continue till mid June


Click Here To Register for Tryouts

At Team Carolina, we are committed to the complete holistic development of the entire student-person-player. As such, we do things much differently than most AAU Organizations. 

"Our Tryout Selection Process" (below) provides a power point presentation that provides you with a step by step process to our assessment and ultimately, a decision of potential offer relative to the tryout process.