Gil Basketball Academy

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About Us

The Gil Basketball Academy was formed to promote the sport of basketball in East Salinas, as well as the overall development of local student-athletes desiring to compete at the highest athletic levels of competition. GBA offers camps, clinics, and individual sessions teaching athletes the skills and techniques of shooting, passing, dribbling, rebounding, and defense. The athletes will be coached by Jose Gil and other qualified and experienced coaches. GBA is about teaching not only basketball, but this academy will build confidence and character in all GBA members while having fun. … Continue reading about About Gil Basketball Academy


GBA tournaments.

GBA Salinas Slam 2018

For the past few years, GBA had been having a successful tournament.  For this year, we had 89 team participated.   …

West Coast Nationals 2017

Our GBA Select AAU basketball teams finished the season string with a great representation at the AAU West Coast National …

GBA Salinas Slam 2017

2017 GBA Salinas Slam Tournament was the biggest tournament in the county.  We had 86 teams attended.     …

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Our Team / Volunteers

Thank you to all our volunteers.

Jose Gil

Executive Director

Eva Silva

Board Member / Vice Chair

Susie Gonzalez

Administrative Assistant

Rosa Mederos

Board Member

Roberto Rodriguez

Board Member

Rosario Delgadillo

Board Member

Francisco Silva

Board Member

Maria Gil-Saldaña

GBA Registrar

All Members


Monterey Peninsula Foundation
Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation

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GBA Summer Field Trips 2018

2019 GBA Open House

Gil Basketball Academy and Partners for Peace- Step-Up Mentoring Program collaborated during our final Academy night of the year.  We had …

GBA Fitness Night

This past Monday night September 24, 2018 @ 6 PM, GBA had a guest speaker and presenter Jeremy McCauley.  He is from Australia and was …

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