Tyler Beard

Tyler Beard
Chicago Whitney Young HS

Tyler learned to compete and develop his basketball skills in the Impact Basketball Training  System. He attended Lindrop Middle School In Broadview, Illinois  before playing his best basketball during his senior season at Chicago Whitney Young HS. His play earned the tough, athletic guard a basketball scholarship at Georgetown (which he accepted)

Impact 2019 Try-Outs

By James Foster | December 23, 2019

A hoops program for W. Siders looks to Europe as a guide

By James Foster | May 21, 2018

Article in Austin Weekly News February 17, 2016 By Michael Romain Editor I grew up in North Lawndale. I was a statistic. “said James Foster, 59, and a head coach with IMPACT (short for Individuals Making Positive Alternative Choices Together ) basketball. The organization comprises a series of AAU (short for Amateur Athletic Union) and…

Just One Adult

By James Foster | May 15, 2018

Article from Community Works – Success of all Youth – March 21, 2018 By CASSANDRA WEST Contributing Reporter Teacher, coach or neighbor, kids who connect find stronger path All kids need just one person who wants to find out what their dream is in life and then help them get there. Frances Kraft remembers hearing that sentence…

Impact Basketball Launches New and Improved Website

By James Foster | May 15, 2018

Basketball can help your boys and girls promote confidence and excellence both on the court and in the classroom. Confidence and excellence are skills that provide improved maturity & discipline as well as promote leadership skills that will last a lifetime. Basketball Teams are available in Spring/Summer and Fall Sessions. Throughout the year we offer…

Michael Osbourne of Proviso East High School

By James Foster | April 14, 2018

An Impact Player in the Spotlight!

Tyler Beard of Whitney Young High School

By James Foster | April 14, 2018

An IMPACT Player in the Spotlight!

Isaiah Fuller at Oak Park River Forest High School

By James Foster | April 14, 2018

Gabe Levin at Long Beach University

By James Foster | April 14, 2018

Jordan Foster at Western Illinois

By James Foster | April 14, 2018

Making a Difference, Winning Western’s First Conference Championship in History

Jordan Foster Lead Seton Academy High School

By James Foster | April 14, 2018