Coaching Staff

BEN BADEEN

REGIONAL DIRECTOR, TRI-STATE

BENB@SWARMAAUBASKETBALL.COM

BEN IS A FORMER NCAA DIVISION 2 COLLEGIATE BASKETBALL PLAYER. HE PLAYED HIS COLLEGE BALL AT HOLY FAMILY UNIVERSITY IN PHILADELPHIA, PA.  HE WENT FROM A WALK ON TO A SCHOLARSHIP PLAYER DESPITE ONLY STANDING 5 FEET TALL, MAKING HIM ONE OF THE SMALLEST PLAYERS IN NCAA HISTORY. HE PROVED OTHERS WRONG HIS ENTIRE CAREER BY MASTERING THE SKILLS AND DETAILS OF THE GAME.
EVERY TIME BEN STEPS ON THE COURT HIS PASSION AND INTENSITY GO UNMATCHED. HIS ATTENTION TO DETAIL REALLY SETS HIM APART FROM OTHER COACHES. HE CARRIES A MYRIAD OF COACHING EXPERIENCE FROM THE AAU CIRCUIT IN PHILADELPHIA, PHILADELPHIA 76ERS BASKETBALL CAMPS, MIDDLE SCHOOL, HIGH SCHOOL, AND COLLEGE LEVEL. HE IS A CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER WITH THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SPORTS MEDICINE WITH A SPECIALIZATION IN SPORTS PERFORMANCE. HIS MISSION IS TO PASS HIS PASSION FOR THE GAME OF BASKETBALL ON TO TODAY’S YOUTH HELPING THEM TO FIND THEIR PASSIONS, AND ACHIEVE ALL THEIR GOALS ON AND OFF THE COURT.