Youth Basketball

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Early Registration Periods:    
Tiny B-Ball Session 1 - Sept 6-Oct 30

Tiny B-Ball Session 2 - Sept 6-Jan 2
Intro to Basketball - Sept 6-Oct 30  
Girls & Boys Leagues - Sept 6-Oct 17  
   
 Fees increase $25 after early registration period. 
 Register Early and Save!
  

Information for All:

Need water and sneakers,  All games played at the Rec Center, 15 Vanderbilt Ave.

T-shirt included for all Tiny B'Ball participants. Jersey included for all Intro, League participants.

Tiny B'Ball (Parent/Child program):

Our Tiny B'Ball Co-ed program introduces participants to the fun and excitement of basketball through games and activities.

Ages:3-5
Fall Dates: Session 111/5-12/17 (No 11/26) 
Winter Dates: Session 21/7-2/11
Day/Time:Sat 9:00-9:45am
Coordinators:Brandon Butts and George Parker
Fees: 
City $55 Non-City $65
Fees after Oct 30 or Jan 2:
City $80 Non-City $90


Volunteer Coaches Needed for Intro, Girls, Boys Leagues!

Consider sharing your love of basketball by being a volunteer coach.  Two (2) volunteer coaches per team are needed and 8 to 10 coaches for intro. Volunteer coaches are reimbursed 100% of the registration fee at the end of the season for the child you coach.  

Register to coach by clicking on the blue online registration icon above. Questions? Email Brandon at Brandon.Butts@saratoga-springs.org  

All Coaches Meetings will take place at the Rec Center at 15 Vanderbilt Avenue
Intro Coaches Meeting:Thur. Nov 1 @ 6pm
Girls & Boys League Meetings at the Rec Center
     Coaches meeting:Thur. Oct 20 @ 6pm
     Girls Draft NightMon. Oct 24 @ 6pm
     Boys 2-3 Draft NightTue. Oct 25 @ 6pm
     Boys 6-8 & 9-12 Draft Night
Wed. Oct 26 @ 6pm
     Boys 4-5 Draft Night
Thur. Oct 27 @ 6pm


Intro:

Our Intro Co-ed program teaches basketball fundamentals and introduces participants to team play in a fun and positive environment.

Grades:K-1 (co-ed)
Fall Dates:11/5-2/11 (No 11/26, 12/24, 12/31)
Day/Time:Sat 8:30-9:45am
Coordinator:Ron Lewis
Fees: 
City $60  Non- City $80
Fees after Oct 30:
City $85  Non- City $105


Girls and Boys League Information:

Our Girls and Boys leagues focus on fun, team play and sportsmanship, as well as skills development. Please be sure you are committed to the program prior to signing up. If you drop out after teams are formed, it will affect the entire team. Players are placed on a team through a draft.
No requests are allowed.  Days and times subject to change. 
Trying out for your school team?  No worries.  Sign up and attend the skill evolution. We will provide a 100% refund if you make your school team. 
Grade breakdowns below are preliminary. Registration numbers will dictate grade alignment.


Grades:2-12
Dates:11/5-2/11
Weeknight Times:5:30-9:00pm (One hour slot within this timeframe)
Weekend Times:
Sat 9:00am-8:00pm (One hour slot within this timeframe)
Days by Grade:Girls Grades 2-3: Mon/Sat
Girls Grades 4-5: Mon/Sat
Girls Grades 6-8: Mon/Sat
Girls Grades 9-12: Varies/Sat
Boys Grade 2-3: Tue/Sat
Boys Grade 4-5: Thur/Sat
Boys Grade 6-8: Wed/Sat
Boys Grades 9-12: Varies/Sat
Coordinator:Brandon Butts and George Parker
Skill Evaluations:Sat, Oct 22
Girls Grade 2/3 & 4/5: 1:00pm
Boys Grade 2/3: 2:00pm
Boys Grade 4/5: 3:00pm
Boys Grade 6-8: 4:00pm
Boys Grade 9-12: 5:00pm
Girls Grade 6-8 & 9-12: 5;00pm
Fees:
City $95    Non- City $115
Fees after Oct 17:
City $120  Non- City $140


Sponsor a Team:

Sponsoring a team today enable's us to continue to offer fun, worthwhile programming for over 400 basketball players ages 3 to 18.  If you or someone you know would like to have their business sponsor a team fill out the sponsor form or register online to pay with a credit card by October 15th.  

Fee: $275 per team or $250 per team for multiple teams

Click here for the 
Basketball Lg Sponsor Form to pay by check or online by clicking the blue icon to pay by credit card.  


Be a Referee:

Referees are paid per game. A knowledge of the rules and game are necessary but certifications are not required.  
Questions? Email Brandon.Butts@saratoga-springs.org to learn more.  
Ref Meeting: Wed, Nov. 16, 2022 at 6pm at the Rec Center
Complete the 
Basketball Referee packet and drop it off at the Rec Center.    


Scholarships:

Scholarships are available by contacting the Recreation Department at Recreservations@saratoga-springs.org.  Click here for details.