Youth basketball is played in January and February. Practices are offered once during the week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, or Friday evenings for 1 hour with a game on Saturday. While you do not have the option to choose your day of practice during registration, you do have the option to request a different day and/or time if you are placed on a practice time that you can not attend.
Leagues are offered for boys and girls in grades 1st-6th and this season and we are also offering a division for 7th/8th grade boys.
Cost is $165 for 1st through 4th grade and $175 for 5th and 6th grade, which includes practices, and games. JCUMC uniforms are required and can be purchased for $30 during registration. You can reuse basketball uniforms from previous seasons. For 7th/8th grade boys, it’s $185 for the program and $30 for the uniforms.
Winter Basketball Registration Open
Registration open from October 1 – November 11
First Practice – Week of 11/26
JCUMC Jamboree – December 15th – Format to be determined, games structured to allow for more coaching.
Break -12/16/2018 to 1/6/2019
Practice starts up again – 1/7/2019
Games start up again – 1/12/2019
Last game – Feb 23rd , 2019.
Coaches Meeting November 17th – This meeting will be run by PCA.
PCA – Positive Coaching Alliance. We have partnered with PCA this season. Our soccer coaches meeting was fantastic and allowed for a top level coach to speak to the coaches before the season started. Lots of positive feedback by all that participated. We will also have access to online resources, coaching resources, coaching tip and talking points through this relationship. https://www.positivecoach.org/