Receive enthusiastic instruction from Coach Wright, who has over 25 years experience directing basketball camps. Coach Wright believes in instruction that is 'age & stage' appropriate, purposeful, and fun!
Attend our Day Camps and be exposed to the most experienced collection of basketball staff in the area, interact with the biggest
names in basketball from college & the NBA, and participate in our “offensive progression” concepts that are drilled each day
in creative ways and taught in a manner to campers that allow them to be able to practice on their own!
Attend one of our specialized Clinics and receive highly organized and creative instruction that emphasizes the fundamentals of ball handling, shooting, and team play!
Coach Wright has been the director of The Wright Basketball Camps for twenty years. He has twenty five years experience working camps throughout the country. His camps and clinics have attracted dozens of notable players from the Bucks County area, as well as coaches/speakers from youth organizations, AAU, high school, college, and the NBA.
Coach Wright spent twenty two years coaching high school basketball, with eighteen of those as a Head Coach. During his fourteen years as the Head Coach at Council Rock North (2002-2016), Wright compiled the most wins in school history, four conference championships, four state tournament appearances, and eleven District I AAAA playoff appearances. Coach Wright spent two seasons as Head Coach at Council Rock South ('16-'18), where he led the program to its first home District One playoff game in school history. Coach Wright's experience also includes two years as Head Coach at Central Bucks East ('00-'02) and six years as as assistant coach at Quakertown High School (1997-99) and a unified Council Rock (1996-97 & 1999-2000).
As a player, Wright was a two time All Suburban One League player and team MVP at Council Rock ('92). Wright is a 1996 graduate of Moravian College ('96), where he was a First Team All Middle Atlantic Conference player, team MVP, and All –Academic honoree for a Middle Atlantic Conference championship team.
Derek received his Master’s Degree in Secondary Education from Villanova University and is the Social Studies Department Coordinator at CR North. He and his wife, Carissa, have four children and they live in Newtown BoroughSee Full Bio