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Welcome to LOUDOUN REBELS

Welcome to LOUDOUN REBELS

Coach Philip Hobson

Coach Hobson grew up in Athens, Greece and learned the fundamentals of basketball from some of the best current coaches in Europe.

While in Greece, at a young age he played on several Youth Greek National Teams. His basketball talent brought him to the U.S. to play in Rhode Island and finish his college career at Barton College.

At Barton College, his leadership skills made him Captain of the team and was named First-Team All Carolina conference, two years in a row. His senior year, the team made the sweet sixteen DII NCAA Tournament.

After receiving two Degrees in Business and Sports Marketing, he played professionally in Greece, DI and DII Leagues, and Italy DI League, for 14 years.

He accumulated many honors, including 6 championships in the DII Greek Pro League, scoring over 5,000 points in his career. Ranked 8th All-Time in DII Scoring, named First or Second Team All–League in all of his 8 Seasons.

While playing professionally, he worked in basketball camps with some of the best coaches in Europe, such as Vassilis Fragias, Soulis  Markopoulos,  Kostas Missas, and NBA, such as Larry Brown, Mike Fratello, and Pat Riley. He coached, trained, and consulted Youth Basketball Teams giving emphasis on the fundamentals of the game. Upon his basketball retirement, he returned to the States, in order to coach and help kids love the game of basketball.

He has been working with One-On-One Basketball conducting Camps and Clinics in the Tri-State Metro Area. He privately trains many kids in the Northern Virginia area, in order to teach them the secrets of the game.

He has been involved with Loudoun Basketball Academy, 2015-2017, training and coaching a variety of teams. His LBA U11 Team made it to the Sweet sixteen in the DIII AAU Nationals at Hampton VA and won the AAU DIII State Championship.

He was the Head Coach of Belmont Ridge Middle School for the 2016-17 season which posted a record of 12-1.

His extensive European basketball background among with his American basketball culture have helped him develop as a unique Teacher and Mentor of the game.

 

His Moto, “You Work to Become a Good Player, You Outwork to Become a Great Player”.

Contact

Loudoun Rebels
19277 Winmeade Drive 
Leesburg, Virginia 20176

Phone: 571-480-0717
Email: [email protected]

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