Basketball Academy

Head Coach – Daryl Cartwright

– Bachelor of Sport (Coaching)
– Graduate Diploma of Teaching
– Head Coach of the NZ Junior Tall Blacks
– Former Coaching Director at Auckland Basketball
– Former Captain of North Harbour Heat
– 17 years experience playing in the NBL
– New Zealand Tall Black 2002-2003, 2007

– Assistant Head of MAGS’ Physical Education and Health Faculty
– Teacher of Physical Education, Health and Outdoor Education

The Basketball Academy is primarily focused on developing the basketball skills and knowledge of Year 9 and 10 students, with the aim of assisting individuals to reach their potential and increasing the player pool for selection at Senior level.

The course will cover fundamental skills and drills that are game-specific, off-season and in-season training, tactical and technical work, fitness and strength conditioning. There are 2-3 practical training sessions per week.

For more information about the Mount Albert Grammar School Basketball Programmes contact: