Grassroots Clinics

Ball Handling & Shooting


DC's 1-on-1

 GBESL 3-on-3

Team Blaze

Student-Athlete Services

Consulting (MS-Pro)

Meet Our Trainers

Derrick Cross, Program Director

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  • Head Coach, Lead Trainer & Student-Athlete Consultant &  Mentor 

  • DC’s Ultimate 1-on-1  

  • IU-BL Grad Student Recreation Sports Management & Health  Appraisal

  • Retired Pro Basketball Player (NBA Experience, Europe &  Overseas) 

Ron McClendon, Columbus, OH

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  • Vetern abcScoutMe  Clinician, Trainer & Team Blaze Select  Coach 

  • HS Head Coach, Girls Program, Columbus Academy  

  • University of Southern Indiana (Played 2002-03) 

Dan Jefferson, Salem, IN.

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  • abcScoutMe Trainer & Clinician

  • D1 Performance Academy Trainer/Owner 

  • Experienced Basketball Coach (+20 yrs. K-HS)

  • Certifications: Weightlifting, Human Performance, Speed, Cross Fit & Ganon Baker Basketball  

Tommy Weakley, Ellettsville, IN. 

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  • abcScoutMe Trainer & Clinician 

  • DePauw Men’s Basketball Asst.Coach  

  • +10 yrs conducting clinics, small group & individual workouts for  k-HS players 

Ben Chasteen, Bloomington, IN.

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  • 3rd yr. abcScoutMe Trainer & Clinician 

  • Senior at IU-BL in Accounting & Finance

  • Bloomington H.S. South 2 year Sectional Champ Team  

  • Played for Team Blaze under Coach Cross 

  • Goal:  Make Basketball Fun For the Kids! 

Meet Team Blaze Coaches

Rod Holloway

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  • Veteran Team Blaze MS Coach 

  • Vice President & Equity Portfolio Manager for Comprehensive  Financial Consultants, Inc. 

  • +10 yrs Travel Baseball Youth Coach 

  • Goal: Believes the sport becomes fun when teaching sound fundamentals!

Djibril Kante

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  • 4 yr. Team Blaze Coach & Bench Personnel, Student-Athlete  Mentor  

  • System Consultant HP Products 

  • Retired Pro Basketball Player (Overseas) 

  • Indiana State University - 4 Yr Stater (“Top” Rebounder & Shot Blocker) 

Todd Lindeman

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  • 3rd yr. Team Blaze Coach & Bench Personnel, Student-Athlete  Mentor 

  • Rheumatology Specialty Rep. Celgene 

  • Retired Pro Basketball Player (Europe) 

  • IU - BL B.S. Team Player (1991-96)  

Andrew Frank

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  • Team Blaze Coach & Bench Personnel 

  • Community Lifelong Youth Mentor 

  • Veteran Youth Sports Coach +15 yrs 

  • Experienced Youth Basketball Coach +10 yrs 

Scott Burton

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  • 2nd Year Team Blaze Coach & Bench Personnel

  • President of Bloomington BJLBA Baseball League 

  • Co-Director of the Frogz travel baseball program 

  • Sales Rep for Associated Material Handling 

Meet D1 Prospects

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