News & Upcoming Events
Winter Registration is Open
Nov. 22nd, 2013
We are accepting enrollment for our winter programs - HDPD and Winter Academy. Both are a great supplement to your town and cyo teams this season. Space is limited so sign up today and get the edge over your competition!
Fall League Champions & Season Wrap-Up
Nov. 21st, 2013
Hoop Dreamz dominated the Hoop Heaven League this Fall, and we couldn’t be more proud of our teams. 8 out of 10 teams made it to the playoffs, and 6 out of 8 capped off their season with thrilling championship wins. Congratulations to Boyz 6th, 8th Blue, 8th White and to Girlz 6th, 7th & 10th for closing out strong! Our Fall season may be over, but your progress and potential should never come to an end. We hope you continue developing your skillz & progress with the Hoop Dreamz system at our upcoming program – HDPD – specifically designed for AAU players. Also look out for news about Winter Academy, Training sessions & our popular Presidents' Week Camp.
Special thanks to ALL our HD parents & players for their hard work & commitment. Wishing you good luck as you play for your town, school & CYO teams. Hope you will come by and cheer on our HD coaches as they coach their High School teams this winter!
Coaching Girls vs Boys
Nov. 13th, 2013
This article, written about the differences between coaching girls and boys, features Hoop Dreamz girlz and Coaches Billy and Frank. Check it out and see if you agree!
Break out the Brooms!
Nov. 4th, 2013
It’s a clean tournament sweep this season for HD Girlz 6th and 8th as they locked in wins at the Fall Classics Shootout IV in Madison and Gladstone. Girlz 10th also won their games to take their title for the same event, while Boyz 6th beat Hilltopper Heat at the Shore Shots Showdown in Neptune. Congrats to all on a fantastic finish!
Serious Skillz Camp
Oct. 25th, 2013
If you are serious about your game, join Billy Armstrong at our "Serious Skillz" Camp, held during NJ Teacher's Convention Thurs. Nov. 7th and Fri. Nov. 8th at OLV in Harrington Park. Prepare to work hard and get better! Very limited space - register today to secure your spot.
HD Girlz on Fire this Fall!
Oct. 23rd, 2013
The days are getting cool… but this past weekend was on fire as HD Girlz racked their second round of chips! Girlz 6th finished first at Fall Classic III in Mahwah, while Girlz 7th & 8th both won the Halloween Hoopfest in Wayne. Way to Go, Girlz!
HD Girlz Got Game!
Oct. 17th, 2013
It’s official – the HD Girlz are on a roll! Both 8th & 6th Girlz teams took the prize at the Fall Classic Shootout II in Madison this past weekend. This means ALL our HD Girlz teams won their tournaments to date – let’s keep the winning streak going!
10th Girlz Beat the Challenge
Oct. 12th, 2013
HD girl power stays strong as 10th Girlz brought home a tournament win from the NEBA Fall Challenge in Fairfield. Trust, Care & Commitment led to fast passing games and steady baskets. Awesome teamwork!
First Chip This Fall
Oct. 2nd 2013
Congrats to 7th Girlz who brought the first chip in from the Gym Ratz Fall Invitational last weekend by pulling out a thrilling victory over the Maryland Shooting Starz. Great tournament finish… and great season start!
Fall Dream Academy Update
Sept. 18th 2013
Our Fall Dream Academy classes are full and registration for this season is closed. A few spots remain open for our Phenom Academy for 9th and 10th graders.
Fall AAU Rosters
Sept. 16th 2013
Rosters are posted. It was another competitive round of tryouts and we would like to thank everyone who came out.
Fall AAU Tryouts This Week!
Sept. 11th 2013
RIP Dean "The Dream" Meminger
Aug. 23rd 2013
We are sorry to announce the passing of Billy's coach, mentor and friend Dean Meminger, MVP of the NY Knicks 1973 NBA Championship team. Billy learned so much from him, his personality was larger than life. We know you are in triple threat up in Heaven. You will be missed and never forgotten. RIP Dean Meminger.