AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ballogy Inc.the basketball industry standard for measuring and tracking youth athletic skills and the leading exhibition platform, today announced its partnership with the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA), known as “Basketball Capital of the World”, to offer Ballogy’s mobile platform to its coaches and their statewide programs.
“Indiana basketball coaches have always pioneered innovation in basketball,” said Steve Witty, executive director of the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association. “We are thrilled to be able to offer our members of over 2,500 coaches something truly innovative to help them maximize their team’s development and success throughout the year.
The Ballogy Skills Assessment (BSA), an objective shooting test administered exclusively on the Ballogy app, is the result of extensive research and feedback gathered from middle, high school and college level coaches and athletes. The BSA challenges players of all skill levels to make free throws, short, mid and long range shots from various locations at game speed. Test video is captured in the Ballogy app and reviewed, checked and rated by Ballogy. The resulting verified score provides key data points for shooting assessments.
In preparation for the Ballogy Skills Assessment, Ballogy offers a development plan for all athletes at any stage of their basketball journey. The Ballogy program includes beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of development. Each level is made up of drills that apply to the athlete’s skill level and suggested shooting distance. Coaches have the ability to gamify, track, and store their own shooting drills on the Ballogy app, encouraging healthy competition among teammates as players move up the ranks.
With the Ballogy platform, IBCA coaches will be able to:
Maximize team development by fostering healthy competition among teammates
Establish a baseline score for each player to help make informed training decisions
Highlight areas of focus to drive maximum improvement
Provide players with a new level of exposure and visibility
“We are honored to partner with one of the best and most established basketball coaching organizations in the world,” said Todd Young, Founder and CEO of Ballogy. “Ballogy offers coaches the best in sport skill measurement, tracking and recruitment as they inspire the growth and development of their players looking to reach the next level.”
Ballogy is an innovative software company revolutionizing the way youth and amateur athletes prepare for their sport. Ballogy’s unique performance tracking and analysis app and integrated certified testing program enables young athletes to measure and evaluate their athletic development and improve their skills at all levels of the game. Ballogy also provides a forum for individual players to connect, compete, network and share with coaches, schools and teammates, through an easy-to-use app, giving young athletes visibility and access like never before. The Ballogy application is available for free in google play and the App store. To learn more, please visit https://www.ballogy.com/.
About the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association
Founded in 1971, the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association is very proud of the history and growth of its organization and the legacy of Indiana’s great game of basketball. The IBCA is one of the largest basketball coaching associations in the world and is dedicated to connecting and serving its members statewide. With more than 2,500 members, the IBCA serves high school boys and girls basketball coaches. For more information on the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association, please visit https://in.nhsbca.org/.