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.

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.     …

West Coast Nationals

This summer, ten GBA select teams traveled to compete in the West Coast Nationals in Las Vegas, Nevada.  This tournament …

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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

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Latest News

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and messages from Coach Gil and the rest of the GBA Staff!

GBA Summer Field Trips 2017

GBA Summer Tour to Sacramento was amazing today. Kids loved UC Davis! Then we received a VIP tour of the California State Capitol. Thank you …

GBA Summer Camp 2017

We had great, motivational and inspirational speakers for the summer camp. Ron Johnson, a former NFL player with the Philadelphia Eagles …

Michael Jordan Flight School 2017

The 22nd Annual Michael Jordan Flight School basketball camp (MJFS) concluded with over 40+ GBA kids attending. Michael Jordan and Scottie …

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