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SKILLZ Elite AAU Program

The SKILLZ Elite AAU Basketball Program launched Summer of 2022 as a component of SKILLZ Training, LLC.  The program prioritizes skill development, athlete exposure, and affords the opportunity for student athletes to build and enhance their college recruitment portfolio.

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The SKILLZ Elite Program united student athletes from 13 different high schools including: Huntingdon Area High School, Mount Union Area High School, Juniata Valley High School, Calvary Christian Academy, and Musselman High School (WV), Mifflin County High School, Richland High School, Bishop McCourt High School, Bishop Guilfoyle High School, Conemaugh Valley High, Southern Huntingdon High School, Williamsburg High School.

Spring 2024 Season

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2024 TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

  • Mid Penn Madness | SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY, PA | APRIL 27-28

  • Battle of York | YORK, PA | MAY  3-5

  • PA Truth Statement Championship at C3 | STATE COLLEGE, PA | MAY 17-19

  • Beach Blast Ocean City | OCEAN CITY, MD |  JUNE 1-2

  • The Final Showdown @The Nook | MANHEIM, PA  | JUNE 15-16

Program Benefits

AAU athletes receive to SKILLZ college prep resources including Senior Checklist, application assistance, and recruitment portfolio mentorship

AAU athletes receive discounted group training rates throughout the season

AAU families receive early access/discounted rates for select SKILLZ Training events

AAU families receive exclusive discounts on all SKILLZ merch

AAU families receive access to live-streaming and watching recorded games from our partners at BallerTV

Meet the Coaches

Jordan Fortson | 11th Grade Boys Head Coach | 7174372802

Haley Myers | 11th Grade Girls Head Coach | 8145718354

Nate Gearhart | 10th Grade Boys Head Coach | 8145995615

Ryan Ritchey | 9th Grade Boys Head Coach | 8146449095 

Shaye Smartt | 9th Grade Girls Head Coach | 7175040072

Paul Zeiders | 7th Grade Girls Head Coach | 8142515304

Kahlil Fortson | 4th Grade Boys Head Coach | 8146445438 

Kahlil Fortson | Program Director | CEO of SKILLZ Training, LLC | 8146445438

For all program-related inquiries, please contact Kahlil Fortson.

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