My Blazers Experience At Sunrise Assisted Living

    My name is David Lozada. My teammates and I had an amazing experience at Sunrise Assisted Living. The residents of Sunrise were so welcoming the second we walked through the door. They were all asking questions like how old are you and where do you go to school. They were very polite and…

Triangle Blazers AAU Club Attend NBA Game

    My name is Patrick Cannon and I am a sophomore on the basketball team at Athens Drive High. I am also an assistant student coach with the Triangle Blazers Class of 2025. I have had a relationship with Coach Michael (head coach of the team) and the Blazers since 6th grade. I would…

Hurricane Florence Hits Our Home

By: Trey Ramsey, Triangle Blazers Class of 2025 Everyone on my Triangle Blazers basketball team loves basketball. We love to play it, love to watch it, and love to talk about our favorite teams and players.  That’s why we joined the Blazers and why we practice and constantly work to improve our game.  On any…

Triangle Blazers Basketball Club in Cary NC Held Workshop for Younger Boys to Learn from the Older High School Boys About the College Recruitment Process

In May of 2017, three of the Triangle Blazers Basketball Club upperclassmen in Cary, North Carolina held a recruiting workshop for the club’s underclassmen. These three high school graduating seniors met with their basketball club underclassmen to share with them their experiences on their own recruitment into college. Benjamin will be attending Methodist University in…

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Triangle Blazers Help Other Wake County Kids Off The Court

    Members of the Triangle Blazers helped other Wake County kids by participating in the WAKE UP and Read Program.  The program was started in 2012 by key business and education leaders in Wake County in an effort to increase childhood literacy in Wake County, North Carolina.  Research shows that reading proficiency by the…

Our First Tournament was a Splash

By: Joseph Gelm 5/9/16 Being together as a team is the best part of the Blazers family. We all stick together like brothers on and off the court. During our first tournament we were able to really bond together and have a great time going out to eat, playing in the pool, and of course…

Coach Todd Wade

Coach Todd grew up playing basketball, a game he believes can have an amazingly positive impact on a player’s life as it has his own.  He played point guard for Grimsley High School, a large high school in Greensboro, NC, and believes the game offers player’s an opportunity to develop the mindset and skills needed…

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Triangle Blazers Coaches Attend National Coaches Convention

  Coaches can be frequently heard telling players that to become really good, they must work on their game outside of practice.  According to Coach Jason, Head Coach of T3 Class of 2020, and Coach Michael, Head Coach T3 Class of 2017, it’s a two-way street.  Good coaches must also work to expand their knowledge…

Coach Jason Beale

Coach Jason has been a basketball fan his entire life.  He lives for spreading his love of the game and molding young athletes.  His belief in teamwork—that indescribable feeling that can only be replicated by encouraging a struggling teammate just to see him come through in the clutch—a commitment to excellence, the continual striving for…

College Recruiting Seminar

As part of it’s mission to “Play It Forward” in the community, the Triangle Blazers basketball has partnered with NCSA (National Collegiate Scouting Association) to hold a Recruiting Seminar in the Oak Room at Bond park Community Center on Wednesday, September 18 from 6:30  to 7:30 pm.  NCSA is an organization made up of former athletes…

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Triangle Blazers Basketball Family Vacation

Coach Michael can often be heard saying that the Triangle Blazers are a basketball family, not a group of basketball teams. What do families do in the summer when school is out …… they go on vacation. The Class of 2017 likes to play a fast pace up-and-down-the-court running style of basketball. It’s natural then…

Coach Michael Dixon

Coach Michael has been using basketball to help young people prepare to compete in the game of life for over 30 years. He played high school basketball for the Scotland Neck Lions. Coach Michael got his start teaching the game at a summer camp after completing his freshman year at North Carolina A and T State University. He…

Triangle Blazers at Jordan Brand Classic

One of the early highlights of the 2012 Triangle Blazers AAU Basketball Team events was a visit to the Jordan Brand Classic in Charlotte, NC. Boys, parents, and coaches from the Triangle Blazers AAU Basketball Teams in Grades 5 (class of 2019), Grade 6 (class of 2018), Grade 7 (class of 2017), Grade 8 (class…

Helping Those in need in Dunn, North Carolina

On April 16 of 2011, the Triangle Blazers Class of 2017 was playing in a tournament in Dunn, North Carolina when tornados touched down in the city.  Patrick Kenny described what happened as follows: (these are his words from an essay he wrote). “As the second half of the game started, it started to get…