2020 Beyond Basketball Middle School Tournament

REGISTER YOUR TEAM NOW! Online registration link – CLICK HERE Printable registration form – VIEW HERE (Completed registration forms should be mailed to Philadelphia Youth Basketball at 1735 Market Street, Concourse Level, Philadelphia, PA 19103 by January...

Partheev Shah “Back Board” Member Profile

Bio: With an extensive background in the social impact/youth development sector, Mr. Partheev Shah has been a fantastic addition to the PYB board. Born in Michigan, but growing up in Lansdale PA, and attending North Penn High School, Shah has always called Philly...

James Seth Thompson “Back Board” Member Profile

Bio One of the newest addition to the PYB board, Mr. James Thompson provides a very intuitive perspective on serving the youth, and building communities around them. Born and raised in New York City, a mecca for basketball, Thompson cites his great experience playing...

Brad Denning “Back Board” Member Profile

Bio: As one of the founding board members at PYB, Brad Denning has used the game of basketball to connect with people around the world. After living in 13 different countries/states in his life, Denning has called Philly home for the last 20 years. Growing up in New...

Mark Silow “Back Board” Member Profile

 Bio: An integral part of the PYB team, Mark L. Silow has been a fantastic addition to its board and has made a significant impact in his short time. Receiving his degree from the UPENN, a graduate degree from NYU, and a law degree from Temple University, it is...

PYB Podcast: Ep. 1

PYB Podcast: Ep. 1 On the first episode of the relaunched PYB Podcast series as a part of PYB Voice, host Danny Holdsman sits down with Pete Kaffenberger, PYB’s Social Impact Coordinator. Danny and Pete discuss PYB’s academic model, the full scope and...

Robert Quint “Back Board” Member Profile

Bio: As the Treasurer of Philly Youth Basketball, Robert Quint has been an integral part of the PYB team since its creation. Basketball has been an important part of Quint’s life and still continues to be today. Quint born in New York, but an avid Boston Celtics fan,...

Kenneth Holdsman “Back Board” Member Profile

Bio: President and CEO Kenny Holdsman has been a staple in the Philadelphia youth development community for over three decades. His leadership and meaningful contributions in the lives of young people and communities, both on and off the court has been felt both...

Doug Young “Back Board” Member Profile

Bio: As one of the co-founders of PYB, Doug Young has played an integral role in PYB’s success from the very beginning. Basketball has been a passion since childhood; from attending Five Star and Sixers basketball camps in the Poconos to playing weekly pickup on the...