Building Fundamentals One Dribble at a Time.

Skills and Scrimmages continues to provide quality youth basketball instructional clinics, camps and after school programs to the greater Washington D.C. area.

Our Mission

Skills & Scrimmages is a professional organization dedicated to quality youth basketball instruction.¬† We promise to go the “extra mile” for you and your child. We will use our expertise to help athletes develop to perform to the best of their abilities. Whether through team or individual instruction, Skills & Scrimmages will teach concepts and fundamentals of team basketball and the importance of utilizing those skills on and off the court.

Our Founders


SHERIDAN PRICE
Founder

Sheridan has been reaching youth through sports for over a decade. Sheridan is native to the Washington, D.C. area and a graduate of Springbrook High School where he played three years on the varsity basketball team garnering All-County and Washington Post All-Met Honorable Mention Honors. Sheridan played two years for Delaware State University before transferring and completing his collegiate career at Shaw University. While at Shaw, Sheridan co-captained a team that held a national ranking and won the 2011 CIAA Conference Championship. At 6’7, he played all five positions in college, providing depth and versatility. Although Sheridan’s career was plagued with injury, he remained positive and continues to instill the importance of a positive attitude to every youth with a desire to learn the art of basketball.

Sheridan comes from a basketball family. His sister, Stacey Price, was a star at Springbrook High School and was a Division I scholarship player at Fordham University. His father, Glenn Price, was featured as one of Washington, D.C.s top 50 High School basketball players of all time and is a member of the Hall of Fame at St. Bonaventure University, where he still holds scoring and rebounding records. Glenn Price was also an NBA Draft Pick in 1974 by the Buffalo Braves.

Sheridan graduated Magna cum Laude from Shaw University in 2010 with a B.S. in Political Science with a minor in African American History.

MIKE WILSON
Founder

Mike brings over 20 plus years of professional and collegiate basketball experience to Skills and Scrimmages. As a 10-year veteran of the Harlem Globetrotters, in 2000, he set the Guinness World Record for the highest slam dunk on a 12-foot goal. Mike played at the University of Memphis under Coach Larry Finch and was a starting guard on the 1995 Tiger team that made it to the NCAA Sweet 16.

Mike has travelled the country and the world as a Harlem Globetrotter Advance Ambassador. He was one of a handful of Globetrotters designated to present motivational speeches, make public and commercial appearances, and give radio and television interviews. He’s even performed ball-handling tricks with Katie Couric on the Today Show. Over the past 15 years, he has not only played and performed but instructed thousands of kids enrolled in Globetrotter basketball skills camps all over the world.¬†Mike graduated from the University of Memphis in 1995 with a B.A. in Education.