Surprise Blaze Info.

Welcome to Surprise Blaze Club Basketball!  The Surprise Blaze Club Basketball program is a member of Amateur Athletic Union (AAU). We will offer year round competitive basketball for boys and girls in 5th thought 8th grades; expansion to other grade levels will happen in the near future.  Our goal is to be one the most successful and organized AAU programs in the Arizona’s West Valley area to teach your son or daughter basketball fundamentals and prepare them for middle school and high school basketball.

Recruiting Players for the following divisions for the 2017-18 Tournament Season:                6th Grade Boys           7th Grade Boys 

Basketball Club Training
We're excited to provide a weekly training for 5th – 8th grade boys or girls that focuses on developing the complete player. You will develop shooting, ball handling, passing, footwork, defense, rebounding, athleticism, and other essential skills to become a great a basketball player.  In additional to our workout, we will offer a conditioning program prior to our workouts.

Weeks:  4 - 6 Weeks Training - Varies from Month to Month

Fee:  $35 - $100 depending on the number of weeks offered 

Drop-In Training:  $20 per player

Training Site:  To Be Announced           Times:  6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  - Thursday Evenings

Surprise Blaze Club Training and Tournament Play Information 
Training AND Tournament PLUS League Play
Surprise Blaze Club Basketball program is based on two skills training and tournament play: 
Cost to Play: 
AAU Yearly Fee Required:  $16 (includes practice insurance certificate)

Our AAU 2016 club code is WYW76D

Blaze Training 
Registration Fee (includes all of the following): 

Club Practice - held 1x a week on Tuesday evenings from 6-8 p.m.  Designated as team practices to review plays along with offensive and defensive strategies.  This will be a mandatory practice in order to participate in the upcoming tournament.  Please see Coach Hardy if there are conflicts with Tuesday practices.

Basketball Training – held 1x a week on Thursday evenings from 6-8 p.m.  Players attend weekly workouts in order to learn advanced basketball skills fundamental.  Players go through two hours of training with a controlled scrimmage that is run by our Blaze coaching staff. We will expect all existing and new players attend these workouts.  Day(s) and Training times will be determined based on availability of facilities.
Varies from $35 - $100 (Register Online) / $20 Drop-in (per player)
  • Basketball Training – 1x per week.
  • 4-66 Weeks of Training for 2 Hours (October-May).
  • No Tournaments or Leagues.
  • Players outside of the Blaze training program are allowed to participate in our workouts for a fee of $20.00 per player
New Blaze Players – Fall Ball (Training + Tournaments)
Registration Fee (includes all of the following): 
$150.00 (Register Online)
  • Includes Tournament and Training.
  • League Play - additional costs.
  • Must be registered with AAU.
  • August – May Basketball Training – 1x per week.
  • New Surprise Blaze Reversible Jersey + Shorts (Red / Black / White).
  • Surprise Blaze T-Shirt (optional to puchase).
  • Monthly dues will be collected the 1st week of EACH MONTH.
  • Team App Invite (Communication / News / Tournament Info).
Club Tournament Team (Per Division): 
Maximum of (10) Players per team to allow players an opportunity to receive proper playing time.  A minimum of (7) players will be needed to participate in a tournament.

Existing Blaze Players
Players will have to pay their monthly dues to participate in training, tournaments, and league play.
$75.00 (Payable to Surprise Blaze)
  • Includes Tournaments.
  • League Fees (added cost to each player).
  • Must be registered with AAU.
  • August - May Basketball Training – 1x per week.
  • Surprise Blaze T-Shirt (optional to purchase).
  • Monthly dues will be collected the 1st of EACH MONTH.
  • Team App Invite (Communication / News / Tournament Info).

Surprise Blaze Club Basketball Registration Online Payments  - Click Here!

What we offer:

  • Committed to ensure our fees are low and competitive with all clubs across the West Valley.
  • Registration fee includes a reversible jersey and shorts.
  • Fundraising through food sales percentages and not car washes.
  • Exclusive Tournament and plus training included - no charge to club players.
  • Highly qualified training basketball coaches.
Please feel free to contact with questions or information about our programs!