Reach Your Potential

Sign up for our Small Group Training Sessions

Unfortunately, there are no programs being run at this time.


•Need to increase your skill level to get an athletic scholarship?


•Need to get fit for the upcoming season?
•Want to improve your basketball fundamentals so you can make the team?


•Ready to put in time, effort, and hard work to see how far your game will take you?
We’ve got you covered. Our training packages will help you take your game to the next level!


Whether you’re a beginner getting familiar with fundamentals or an elite athlete who needs to fine-tune your skills, we will help you improve your game, develop a winning mindset, and become all you can be athletically.

Our training sessions are based on a curriculum developed by Markeal King, the Executive Director and head trainer of Silver Lining Sports Academy.

Markeal is a former collegiate professional athlete and NASM certified personal trainer, with a comprehensive background that enables him to allow players to reach their athletic potential. He is also currently a P.E. teacher and head coach of the Drew Charter School basketball team. In 2018, Coach King’s teams won an AAU National Championship and the Atlanta Public Schools Middle Basketball Championship. He was also named the APS Middle School Basketball Coach of the Year.

He has worked with players ranging from elementary school students to high school state contenders, to professional athletes, helping them to improve their games and achieve their personal bests on and off the court.

All sessions are conveniently located at Rainbow Park Baptist Church

Where: Rainbow Park Baptist Church
2941 Columbia Dr, Decatur, GA 30034


  • Ages 6-9:  Mondays from 5:45-6:45
    • Cost: $120 per month + $30 annual registration fee  (first month is pro-rated depending on time of sign-up)
  • Ages 10-12 – Wednesdays from 5:45 – 6:45
    • Cost: $120 per month + $30 annual registration fee  (first month is pro-rated depending on time of sign-up)
  • Ages 13-17 – Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:45 – 7:45, with league play on Saturdays
    • Cost $350 – for twice weekly practices and 8-week league.




If you’re truly serious about improving your game, take advantage of our vertimax performance training with Coach King. It’ll improve your strength, speed, agility, vertical leap, and more.

Get a leg up on your competition!

“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.”

~Michael Jordan

Our training sessions include:

Skill Development


Ball handling


Attack moves

Shooting progressions


Stance, stops, turns

Perimeter and post moves

Strength Training


Core development

Vertical leap






Speed and agility

Unfortunately, there are no programs being run at this time.


My son is a beginner who has just started the sport. The coaches at Silver Lining Sports Academy really make learning fun for him and encourage him to perform at his personal best.
Alicia Thompson

Atlanta, GA

Coach King and Coach Wilder put us in the best position to be successful on and off the court. Every practice we get pushed to improve physically and mentally.
Sean Marable

Cleveland, OH

Coach King’s attention to the fundamentals has really helped to elevate my son into an elite basketball player.



Darryl Cooper

Decatur, GA

Coach King has always helped me on and off court. He is always pushing me to get better to be the person I can be. He has been a great impact on me.
Ahmed Adan

Alpharetta, GA

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