#1 For Summertime Fun


• Boys’ Varsity Basketball Coach - Fayetteville-Manlius (NY) High School
• Former Boys’ Varsity Basketball Coach - Hamilton (NY) High School
• 400-202 lifetime record over 25 years,
• 7 League Championships
• 6 Sectional Titles.
• 5 Regional Titles, 1993,1994,1997, 2000, 2001
• 5 Trips to the State Final 4
• 1 NY State Champ Runner-up (2001)
• 2 NY State Championships (1994 & 2000)
• 3-time Coach of the Year
• Former High School Coach of NBA Player Adonal Foyle
• Over 400 career wins

“If you come to this camp we will guarantee that you will get tremendous individual
and team instruction.”
Tom Blackford

“Coach Blackford is able to bring out the best of every player he coaches, and is a teacher and a mentor in all capacities. He has coached my sons and taught them the game of basketball, including sportsmanship, competitiveness and the desire to achieve at a higher level. FUN-damental Basketball Camp has helped my younger son improve his game, competing against players from other regions. He looks forward to the camp every year.”
Douglas Marcellus - Hamilton, NY



Mike is no stranger to CNY basketball both as player and coach.
The last 16 years has been director of Fayetteville Manlius Youth League

Director of Town of Manlius “Shooting Camp” for Girls and Boys ages 7-17
(Camp runs in August at FM High School)

Co-Director of “Make Yourself a Better Basketball Player”
(Camp runs every summer at FM High School.

9th Grade Coach and Assistant to Coach Tom Blackford
at Fayetteville-Manlius HS for the past 8 years.

Coached both JV and Mens Varsity Basketball
at Lemoyne College (1979- 1984)

Played Basketball at Syracuse University 1970-1973; scored over 1300 points and
has one of the highest ppg. Avg. at SU. Mike had a career average of 16.4 ppg.
Team record of 65-18 including 2 NIT’s and 1 NCAA……….

Along w/brother Jim, one of the greatest shooters in SU history, they
have numerous foul shooting achievements at Syracuse.