Town of Washington Recreation hosts summer basketball clinic at Village Hall


Maddie Ruuge, 14, left, with ball, and Stevie Rochfort, 11, right, with ball, prepared to shoot the basketball under the instruction of Coach Ken Dawson, right, at the Town of Washington’s 2018 Youth Developmental Basketball Clinic, held at the Guertin Gymnasium at Millbrook Village Hall. This clinic was for boys and girls ages 7 and older. Photo submitted

MILLBROOK — Kenny Dawson, co-founder of Triple Threat Basketball out of Poughkeepsie, is coach and CEO of the Playmaker Basketball League. Dawson spent two weeks this summer coaching 20 youngsters the fine art of basketball. He also started the first Millbrook Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball program, the Harlem Hoops.

Sponsored by the Town of Washington Recreation Department, the clinic ran the weekends of Aug. 6 and Aug. 13.

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