New England Gladiators Basketball Program
Mission and Objectives
The mission of the New England Gladiators Basketball Program is to provide the youth of Lawrence, MA and beyond the opportunity to learn and enjoy the game of basketball at a highly competitive level. New England Gladiators Basketball offers a program, which will develop and improve individual as well as team skills, promote good sportsmanship, promote team spirit, and encourage organization loyalty. The New England Gladiators Basketball Program demands a high degree of ethical conduct by all its coaches, players, volunteers, and parents so that it provides a good example for the community, the opponents, and participants, thus helping their growth to adulthood. The New England Gladiators Basketball Program cooperates with the recreation and parks youth basketball programs and public and catholic school systems, as well as all the middle school and high school teams. In accomplishing these goals, the New England Gladiators Basketball Program will provide our players with additional exposure to the game of basketball thereby enhancing their opportunity to play at the middle school and high school level or beyond. The New England Gladiators Basketball Program shall strive to offer its players an opportunity to have fun playing basketball while learning valuable life lessons such as teamwork, problem solving, loyalty, discipline, hard work, and how to win….!!!