WDM Hoops Academy

K - 8th Grade Girls and Boys


The West Des Moines Hoops Academy is a unique opportunity for K – 8th Grade Girls and Boys to experience a high level of instruction based off a core-methodology and fundamental approach to basketball development.  By maintaining a consistent basketball curriculum WDM Hoops Academy instructors are able to teach fundamentals, skills development, basic offensive and defensive drills in a positive and encouraging atmosphere.

Program Key Components:

  • Development of solid fundamental skills for later success
  • Help each player grow within the sport of basketball
  • Provide each athlete the opportunity to maximize their talent
  • Develop leadership qualities for success in and outside of basketball

The WDM Hoops Academy is proud to have a high level of support from Activities Director Brad Rose and High School Coaches Josef Sigrist, B.J. Windhorst, and their staffs.  The Academy directors and instructors are committed to a collaborative approach to the development of academy participants ensuring principals taught align with the West Des Moines Basketball Program philosophy’s.

Though our mission may evolve overtime, our promise to our participants will always remain; to develop student athletes of great character, tremendous talent and team players.