Basketball Crossover

SOUTHWEST STAGS

Youth Basketball Program
Boys 2nd and 5th Grade - looking for a few more players for each level.

 

OUR PROGRAM

Southwest Stags is a youth basketball program in Southwest Missouri (Springfield area) for Boys ages K/1st, 4th - 9th grade, and includes all skill levels. As owner and Head Coach, I am very passionate about basketball, physical fitness, and reinforcing strong character within my players. The goal of Southwest Stags basketball is to not only develop skilled basketball players, but to also reinforce positive traits such as Attitude, Character, and Effort.

1st Two Practices are Free

Monthly Player Fee: $75
Includes: 1 Weekly Team Practice, 1 Weekly Performance Training Practice (optional),

League Fees (8-10 games), and Gym Use Fees

Player Uniform: $65

We play year-round 

All skill levels are welcome!

                                      We host tryouts before each new Fieldhouse League Session begins to assess                                     player skill levels & determine team placements

5th grade team practices are on Monday evenings at

                         Seminole Baptist Temple (contact for times).  2nd grade practices are on Thursday evenings at                                     First & Calvary Presbyterian Church (contact for times).


Performance Training Practices (optional) 

 are Wednesday evenings (5th grade) at First & Calvary Presbyterian Church.


 

STAGS VS. DADS 1ST ANNUAL BASKETBALL GAME

5th grade STAGS team had fun playing a fierce game of basketball against their dads/relatives.  The final score was 42 (STAGS) - 38 (DADS).  What a fun night!


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1:1 BASKETBALL AND SPORTS PERFORMANCE TRAINING

My goal, as a coach and trainer, is to help athletes reach their full potential by focusing on sports specific skills, conditioning, agility, strength, and endurance.  These sessions are designed to meet the specific needs of individuals of all levels.


COST:

Individual affiliated with program: $20 per hour; nonaffiliated with program:  $30 per hour

Group affiliated with program (2-4):  $15 each per hour; nonaffiliated with program:  $25 per hour     


 
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QUOTES

"The time when there is no one there to feel sorry for you or to cheer for you is when a player is made."

-Tim Duncan

"There may be people who have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do – and I believe that." – Derek Jeter

"A coach is someone who tells you what you don't want to hear, who has you see what you don't want to see, so you can be who you have always known you could be." - Tom Landry

 

NEWS

 SESSION TRYOUTS

Coming Soon


FREE OPEN PRACTICES 

Please let us know you are attending beforehand

Come Meet Coach Tom & try us out for Free! 

Boys:  2nd and 5th (contact us for days/times)

FREE! 

 

PRACTICE LOCATIONS

Team Practices 

Contact us for Practice Times

SEMINOLE BAPTIST TEMPLE

4221 S. National Ave., Springfield, MO 65810

Team Practice 

Optional - Contact us for Practice Times

FIRST & CALVARY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

820 E. Cherry St., Springfield, MO 65806

Performance Training Practices 

Optional - Contact us for Practice Times

GRACE CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE

540 E. Walnut Lawn St., Springfield, MO 65807

 
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COACH

Tom Stagner is the Head Coach/Founder and has over 18 years experience in the fitness industry as a manager, personal trainer (NASM certified), sports conditioning trainer (NASM-Performance Enhancement Specialist) and youth exercise and sports trainer (NASM-Youth Exercise Specialist).  He was a 1st Team All-Conference basketball player in high school, was ranked one of the top 3-point shooters in the state his Senior year, and played two years College Basketball at Mineral Area Junior College, where his team was ranked nationally in the Top 10 and earned a Conference Championship.

 

RESOURCES

CODE OF CONDUCT

Player Code of Conduct to be uploaded soon!

Download

WAIVER

Player Waiver form.

SOUTHWEST STAGS MERCHANDISE

Check out our store on Amazon.com to purchase some of our Stag Swag!

FAQ

Find answers to common questions about our program on this page.

 

CONTACT US

If you have a Player Looking for a Team,
please fill out the form below and include:
Player Name, Grade, Skill Level

(Beginner, Intermediate, Competitive)
We coach Boys 2nd and 5th grade.


I'll be in touch with practice times & location info

for your player to try us out! 
You can also email me directly or call/text for

more information or to sign up! 

Tom Stagner, Coach/Owner

417-827-8055

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