Basketball, Granby Youth Basketball League
Granby Youth Basketball League GOALS OF THE PROGRAM To provide a positive recreational basketball program for youths in grades K-8. To instruct the players in the rules of the game. To develop individual skills. To foster teamwork and proper sportsmanlike attitudes. To establish a foundation of basics for future support of the High School programs. To create an opportunity for children to be with their friends and to make new friends. To have FUN! NOW is the time to register for the Winter Youth Basketball Program. This program is open to girls and boys grades K – 8th. Leagues consist co-ed grade K; co-ed grade 1; grades 2 girls & boys divisions (gr. 2 will combine if necessary), Boys 3-4, 5-6, 7-8; Girls grades 3-4, 5-6, 7-8. Games are scheduled for Saturdays; practices for grades 2-8 are scheduled during the week. Games or practices canceled due to “no school days”, weather conditions and/or last minute school scheduling conflicts maybe rescheduled dependent on coach and facility availability. White-soled indoor gym sneakers are mandatory; jewelry of any kind is not allowed during practices & games, including newly pierced earrings.
Registration Deadlines: Register before, Monday, November 12 and pay $100
Registrations received after November 12 will be assessed a $25 late fee
This league is dependent upon volunteer coaches, division coordinators, team parents. PLEASE CONSIDER VOLUNTEERING YOUR TIME!
Game & practice locations
Grade k-1 will have a weekly practice on Saturday mornings at Kelly Lane School
Grades 2 will have a week night practice and weekly Saturday game at Kelly Lane School
Grades 3-4 will have a week night practice and a Saturday game at Granby Middle/High School or East Granby High School
Grades 5-6 will have a week night practice and a Saturday game at Granby Middle/High School or East Granby High School, or possibly or another nearby town (girls)
Grades 7-8 will have a week night practice and a Saturday game at Granby Middle/High School, East Granby High School, or other nearby town
Every participant will receive a team shirt to keep. Players should have sneakers with non marking soles and bring a water bottle to every practice and game.
Practices for Girls and Boys Divisions Grade 2 and up will commence the week of December 3.
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