Basketball Boys

Acalanes Basketball Camp for Elementary thru Middle Schoolers

Elevate your skillset and take your game to the next level! The Dons Basketball Camp provides top-level instruction on every aspect of the game including shooting, attacking, ball handling, defense, and in-game strategy. Hosted by Acalanes Boys Varsity Basketball Coach, Bill Powers, his coaching staff, and current Acalanes players, participants will engage in daily competitions that incorporate skill development, team…

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Boys Varsity Hoops Bows Out of NCS

Boys Varsity Hoops Bows Out of NCS

On Wednesday the Dons traveled to Alameda to take on the 5th seed Hornets. A nice crowd made the trip as well to support the Dons while Alameda sported a large home crowd, including a band, which made for a festive atmosphere. The Dons kept it close in tightly contested first half despite some hot shooting from their opponent, and…

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JV Hoops: Dons End Season Against Ugly Eagles

JV Hoops: Dons End Season Against Ugly Eagles

Acalanes started strong against Clayton Valley in their season finale, with a lot of hustle and strong rebounding. In the end, turnovers cost the Dons in what ended as a 50-43 loss. The best sequence of the game came in the 3rd quarter when the Dons went on a 10-0 run to take a 26-24 lead. Jaden McClane unleashed his…

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JV Boys Lose Tough Game Against College Park

JV Boys Lose Tough Game Against College Park

The Acalanes JV boys had a tough battle against College Park on Wednesday evening, ultimately losing 54-37. It’s clear that Coach Herley has inspired the boys to give maximum effort every second they are on the floor – this game was no exception. They worked hard on defense, went after every loose ball, and probably set a season record for…

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FROSH BOYS HOOPS TRIUMPHS OVER COLLEGE PARK 35-32

FROSH BOYS HOOPS TRIUMPHS OVER COLLEGE PARK 35-32

Full game replay can be found here: https://youtu.be/dJ3gsvythPI The Dons won the prior matchup at College Park by 17 behind a three point assault but the Falcons somehow added some size and have been a different team recently. Cole Gwaltney got the start at point and was brilliant, pushing the pace and probing the defense all night long.  Sam Bishop…

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JV Hoops: Dons Fall to Miramonte

JV Hoops:  Dons Fall to Miramonte

The Dons never got untracked against Miramonte Monday in Lafayette, losing 75-41. The Mats offense was firing on all cylinders throughout the first half. The bright spot for Acalanes was winning the 4th quarter 11-2. Liam Krackeler led the Dons with 14 points, and Joe Reidenbach added another 12 points. Jaden McClane led the Dons with 5 rebounds. Cooper Edelman…

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