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We are passionate about youth sports.  We love to watch kids compete to win.  We put on events to recognize athletes that have worked hard to be the best.  We enjoy recognizing coaches that do it the right way so kids have a positive youth sports experience.  We like to provide structured, competitive programs to close the achievement gap for kids in need. We are a group of positive and effort driven individuals working hard to help our youth reach great heights.


Quad City Area All Sports Youth Coaches Orientation

part of a comprehensive plan to reduce violence in our community.  We need stronger leaders able to handle the needs of todays kids. 

We are partnering with St Ambrose University, Augustana College, QC Child Abuse Council and other organizations to offer quality strategies for coaches to succeed.  Please contact Gary Thrapp for information 

7th Annual IHMVCU Girls Shootout will be Saturday, January 6th, 2024 at Carver Center, Rock Island, Il and Wharton FieldHouse, Moline

Details coming soon

Next Hoopn 4 Change Event Night is Wednesday, Nov 29th, 2023 530-730pm at Beyond The Baseline.  Open to all ages.  Read more › 

Freddy Loves Sports is a great way to teach the next generation the keys to success in sports at an early age. Order Freddy Today - click here

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You can be part of the solution to reduce violence in our community.  Click here to see the most updated 12 Step Plan (revised 4-2-2019)

check back regularly for updates.

Click here for the 12 Step Plan

Quad Cities 12 Step Plan To Reduce Violence

This is where sports lives and breathes and exists for the sole purpose of transporting us to another place and time where we can experience the thrill of competition...




The 12 Step Plan was established in 2018

This episode of Going Beyond The Baseline is a discussion with School Resource Officer and Coach Darryl Overall from the St Louis area.  Great discussion on mentoring kids and keeping them safe