About Us

Todd, Coach at Drive North Basketball Academy

Todd Smith

 

Level 1, 2 Technical, Practical, Theory, Level 3 Technical

  • Brock High School’s Senior Boys and Girls LOSSA Champions, OFSAA     appearances in 93’, 94’, 95’, 96’.
  • Innisdale, ODCVI and Bear Creek Secondary Schools 1997-2003, 2013
  • Orillia Lakers Novice Girls, Major Atom Girls, Major Midget Girls, 2004-2007
  • Barrie Royals Major Atom, Major Bantam, Midget, Division 1 each year, Gold Medal D1 2011- Midget Girls
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  • Ontario Basketball Association’s Elite Development Program, BDP, MDP Ontario Summer Games Bronze 2010
  • Basketball Canada/Ontario Centre for Performance Associate Coach 2011, 2012, Head Coach Barrie Pod 2013
  • Basketball Canada/ Ontario Centralized CP Coach 2011-2014
  • Olympia Sports Camp 2006-2012, Naismith Basketball Camp 2007-2014
  • Barrie Royals JUEL Assistant Coach 2012
  • Barrie Royals JUEL Head Coach 2013, 2014
  • Blue Star Ontario AAU Coach Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago, Washington DC-2014
  • Certified Level A Referee 2003-2013
Jerrold, Coach at Drive North Basketball Academy

Jerrold Van Dyk

 

Level 1, 2 and Level 3 Technical

  • 20+ years’ experience coaching at the high school, club and university levels
  • Laurentian University 1998/99 finishing 4th in CIS Championships, assistant coach
  • Simon Fraser University 2005/06 finishing as bronze medalists at CIS Championships, assistant coach
  • Numerous GBSSA Championships at Orillia District Collegiate at the midget, junior and senior levels
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  • Assisted with Basketball Ontario tryout camps from 2009-2014
  • JUEL League of Ontario since the beginning, 2011 with Advantage Titans and 2012 to 2015 with the Barrie Royals
Ralph, Coach at Drive North Basketball Academy

Ralph May

 

Level 1, 2 and Level 2 Technical

  • 1984 Began coaching at St. Mary’s HS, Hamilton
  • 5 years Assistant Coach Women’s- York University
  • 4 Years Assistant  Coach Women’s JUEL Team- Barrie Royals
  • Basketball Canada/ Ontario Associate Coach- Barrie CP Pod, 2011-2014
  • Basketball Canada/Ontario Centralized CP Coach 2011-2014
  • Elementary, High School and College coach since 1986- Simcoe County
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  • Barrie Royals Coach- 1992 to Present
  • Elementary School Principal
  • Level A referee
Greg, Coach at Drive North Basketball Academy

Greg Grant

 

Level 1, 2 Technical, Practical, Theory Coaching Certification

  • Head Coach, Barrie Royals Major Atom, Bantam, Major Bantam Girls, 2008-2010
  • Associate Head Coach, Ontario Basketball, South Simcoe Region Elite Development Program, 2010
  • Associate Coach, York South Silver Knights Major Midget Girls, 2011
  • Associate Coach, Ontario Basketball, Centre for Performance 2011, 2012
  • Associate Coach, Ontario Basketball, Centre for Performance Centralized, 2012
  • Associate Coach, North Toronto Huskies JUEL team, 2014, 2015