In 2011, Bay Area Hoops LLC was developed by Buffalo, NY native Reginald Burke Sr. continues to impact and mentor athletes with his knowledge of basketball and life lessons. A music graduate of Buffalo Academy for the Visual & Performing Arts and varsity basketball player, has had a long road of coaching, mentoring and helping youth players. With over 25 years of experience, Burke has been establishing and planning events since 1990. Burke’ short playing experience through College along with his membership in Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., has enhanced his obligations to help service his community. Burke is a graduate of Alfred University (NY) with a degree in Electrical Engineering
* Reginald D. Burke Sr. provides national coverage to major events across the nation, such as the McDonald’s All-American Games, John Lucas Events, Nike Hoop Summit, Dicks National Championship, EYBL Circuit, NCAA Final Fours, CP3 Rising Stars, Cp3 National Middle School Combine, National ARS Hoopfest, NBPA Top 100, Pango’s All-American Games, Nike Academy and Nike Elite 100.
- Director and Co-Founder of “The Breakdown Showcase” in Tampa, Fl
- Contributor to “The Prep Insider“ (National Report)
- Co-Founder of “Breaking Down The Nation“
- Owner and Correspondent of Rip the Rim