As we all continue to adapt to the challenges created in this rapidly changing environment, all practices and games have been postponed.

We will be continuing to monitor and re-evaluate the situation and will update everyone as soon as we get the approval to resume activity. When we do begin again, all activity will be under strict safety standards in accord with the best practices recommended by the health professionals.

Please check our website for updates and feel free to email us at: minutemenhoops@gmail.com

You may also call or text Coach Spano at:  914 420 1955 or email Petespano618@ymail.com

Check our News section for updates on the program including some of our players who are now in college. We have had some great new players who have now joined the college ranks. We will be featuring some of our high players who are making an impact. Also we will be providing some great advice and insight from our coaches and guest lecturers.

Stay healthy.

We look forward to getting back to normal very soon.

Minutemen Basketball

Minutemen Basketball

The Minutemen Colonial Athletic Club, Inc. is a not for profit athletic organization offering training and participation in competitive sports combined with recognition for academic achievement. We started our organization over 15 years ago and have worked with over 5,000 student athletes and their families. Our mission is to provide for the development of student athletes in a structured, disciplined and fun environment. The rules of our game are simple: we want our players to achieve both on the courts and in the classroom, while enjoying and being rewarded for both experiences. Our coaching staff is the most experienced in the area and includes NBA, college coaches and high school coaches as well as individuals who are long standing coaches and administrators of athletic programs serving young athletes throughout the Metropolitan area.

News Announcements

Coach Pete Winning On and Off The Court

Last month Pete Spano had the opportunity to coach youth summer basketball camps and clinics for children in the DFW Metroplex for his 6th year with Basketball Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman and her son, TJ Cline, who is a professional basketball player that recently played for Hapoel Holon of the Israeli Premier League. Nancy…

Rickey McGill and Jose Perez lead Teams to NCAA Conference Championships

Congratulations to Rickey McGill of Iona and Jose Perez of Gardner Webb Who led their teams to the conference championships in the NCAA. These Minutemen were coached by Duane Fiedler

Sean Smith Video

Sean Smith provides insightful commentary Sean was the MVP of the league as a sophomore this year and set the single-game scoring record in Manhattanville history.  He has been highlighted on the NCAA play of the week national videos a number of times during the first two years of his college career.

2020 Minutemen Tryouts

Tryouts are now open. << Click here to register. >> The Minutemen, now entering our 18th year, as one of the best established athletic academic programs, are proud to announce our 2020 AAU basketball tryouts. Join the team with an unparalleled record of success at all levels. Become the best you can be at the…

Tryouts

Thank you to the more than 300 student athletes who have tried out for the grammar and high school divisions. We will be fielding teams from the 6th through 12th grade within the next week or so. Practice times will be noted on this site later this week. Player fees can be paid online.  …

9th Grade

Practice is on Tuesday March 5th at Sacred Heart grammar school which is across the street from the high school 7PM.  

News Announcements

Welcome to the 2019 Minutemen season!

Minutemen basketball qualify for National Tournament in Atlanta

The Minutemen organization is proud to announce that their 16 and under boys basketball team has qualified for the “Best of the Best” National Basketball tournament which commences Friday, July 29 th in Atlanta Georgia. This tournament will feature teams from 32 states. The Minutemen qualified for this year’s event by winning an Eastern regional…

A Great 2018 Season for Minutemen Elite

Head Coach: Andre Pennicooke Assistant Coach: Spencer Boateng The Minutemen Elite 17s had a lot of success in the 2018 Spring and Summer AAU seasons. They participated in national tournaments including Elevate Hoops, Adidas Gauntlet, Basketbull Invitational, Rumble In The Bronx, and NERR Big Apple Classic. They reached the semis in Elevate Hoops, Adidas Gauntlet…

The Minutemen Elite 17s had a lot of success in the 2018 Spring and Summer AAU seasons

Head Coach: Andre Pennicooke Assistant Coach: Spencer Boateng The Minutemen Elite 17s had a lot of success in the 2018 Spring and Summer AAU seasons. They participated in national tournaments including Elevate Hoops, Adidas Gauntlet, Basketbull Invitational, Rumble In The Bronx, and NERR Big Apple Classic. They reached the semis in Elevate Hoops, Adidas Gauntlet…

Playing at the Next Level

Anthony Mitchell

Russell Sage

Jacob Toppin

Kentucky

Ethan Bartlett

John Hopkins

Brendan Bernsley

St. Leo’s University

Dylan Wusu

St. John’s University

Jose Perez

Gardner Webb College

Rickey McGill

Iona College

John Gause

Rhode Island College

Tom Fleming

Niagara University

Max Wein

NYU

Skyler Twyman

University of Chicago

Sean Smith

Manhattanville

Sean Montague

Southern New Hampshire University

Max Twyman

University of Hartford

Shakirro Samuels

Old Westbury