Basketball

Basketball Clinic:

Program Overview

 

  • This program is perfect for beginners!
  • Available to boys and girls in Kindergarten - 2nd grade
  • Players are coached by experienced staff coaches
  • Each session, players will work on fundamental basketball skills such as dribbling, passing, and shooting
  • Cost - $60
  • Location: Evergreen School - 2280 Evergreen Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ

 

Winter 2018 Season Schedule

Days: Mondays

Dates: 1/8, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26

Times:

  • Kindergarten: 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm - SOLD OUT
  • 1st Grade: 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm - SOLD OUT
  • 2nd Grade: 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm - SOLD OUT

Winter Youth Basketball League:

Program Overview

  • Available to boys and girls in 3rd - 8th grade
  • Divisions:
    • Boys 3rd/4th Grade - SOLD OUT
    • Boys 5th/6th Grade - SOLD OUT
    • Boys 7th/8th Grade - SOLD OUT
    • Girls 3rd/4th Grade
    • Girls 5th/6th Grade
    • Girls 7th/8th Grade
  • All teams are coached by volunteer coaches
  • All skill levels are welcome to play
  • League scores and standings will be updated weekly
  • Teammate & coach requests will be accepted, but are not guaranteed
  • Pre-season evaluations will be conducted to ensure that teams in every division are evenly balanced
  • The season will run from December - March
  • Cost - $85
  • Location: School Gyms

Pre-Season Evaluations

The purpose of evaluations is to help us create more evenly balanced teams throughout the league.  All players are expected to make their best effort to attend evaluations. 

 

November 20th: GIRLS' DIVISIONS

  • Girls 3rd/4th Grade Division: 6-7 pm
  • Girls 5th/6th Grade Division: 7-8 pm
  • Girls 7th/8th Grade Division: 8-9 pm

November 21st: BOYS' DIVISIONS

  • Boys 3rd/4th Grade Division: 6-7 pm
  • Boys 5th/6th Grade Division: 7-8 pm
  • Boys 7th/8th Grade Division: 8-9 pm

Winter 2017/2018 Season Schedule

  • Each team will be scheduled for one practice and one game per week
  • Practices will be scheduled for either Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays and will begin the 2nd week of December
  • Games will be schedule for either Tuesdays or Thursdays and will begin in early January
  • We plan to schedule younger age groups to play during earlier time slots

 Rosters

We always work to accommodate as many requests as possible, but requests are never guaranteed.  We understand the importance of carpooling, but the priority is to keep teams as balanced as possible to ensure a fun experience for all involved.  Once rosters are published, they are final.  Refunds will not be provided if requests are not fulfilled.

Coaching

All teams are coached by volunteer coaches.  We are still in need of volunteer coaches for this season.  To apply, please fill out the form below and send it to Julie Buonaguro via email or land mail:

 

Email: jbuonaguro@scotchplainsnj.com

Land Mail: Julie Buonaguro, 430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076 

 

A coaches' meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, November 30th, and will take place from 7:00 - 9:00 pm in the court room at Town Hall (430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076)

 

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