Jerry burns bio

Jerry Burns joins the Smoky Mountain Athletics staff offering private and small group basketball lessons, as well as strength and conditioning sessions.  He is an AFPA Certified Personal Trainer, and can safely implement conditioning routines for the most physical of basketball players.

Jerry played collegiate basketball at Asbury University in Kentucky.  After leaving Asbury, Jerry played semi-professional basketball in Canada.  He is currently playing for a start-up semi-professional team, the Smoky Mountain Black Bears, in Sevier County, Tennessee.  

Jerry coaches Spring AAU youth basketball teams for both boys and girls, and coaches a boys team for Seymour Junior League.  He has experience coaching youth players from ages 5 to 18. 

to schedule a lesson with jerry please email