Youth Basketball Skills Camp
Boys and girls will learn the basics and improve their skills in this instructional program. Players will learn dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and defense, all while maintaining an emphasis on sportsmanship, teamwork, and fun. Skills will be taught through drills, contests, and games. Third and fourth graders will play on a 10’ hoop. The younger age groups will play with a shorter hoop and smaller ball.
Location: Lakeview Recreation Center
Age: 5 years-4th Grade
Basketball for Youth: Ages 8-12
Learn and practice the basic skills of basketball and play a game each class. Taught by experienced youth basketball instructor Greg Joyce, lessons emphasize individual skill development in dribbling, passing and cutting and confidence and teamwork in game play. Suitable for beginning and intermediate players. During games, players are matched by height and ability. Bring your own basketball for skill instruction and shooting practice. A limited number of basketballs will be available at class.
Location: Kellar School
Youth Basketball Leagues at RiverPlex
Min/Max: 10-60 Dates: 11/3-12/20 Registration Deadline: 10/17
Grade Practice Days Skill Evaluation PAC Meeting Fee-R/NR
Youth of all ability levels, from the first time hoopster to the backyard superstar, will learn the skills necessary to enjoy the sport of basketball for life. Under the instruction of volunteer coaches, participants will develop techniques, knowledge and strategy with emphasis on fun, sportsmanship and fair play.
• Practices will be held for one hour (at 5:30 or 6:30 pm) beginning the second week. Practices will be held on Mondays or Thursdays for 5 year olds-kindergarteners and Mondays and Thursdays for first-fourth graders.
• Games will be played on Saturday mornings at 9, 10 or 11 am at the RiverPlex.
• Skills Evaluations are mandatory and take place at the RiverPlex
• Parent-Athlete-Coach (PAC) Meetings are mandatory and take place at the RiverPlex.
Grade Practice Days PAC Meeting Fee-R/NR
Men’s Adult Basketball Leagues at Proctor Recreation Center
Competitive men’s 18 and over basketball league. Some of the region’s best players, along with those from surrounding areas, make these some of the best leagues around. Get the best ten players on your team and join our league! Trophies awarded to the winners. Games played on Wednesday evenings.
Age: 18+ Fee: – $200/team
Boys Middle School Basketball League
Grades 5-6 and 7-8 boys. School or travel teams are welcome to play during this off season league. Fee: $12 per player.