Basketball

2015-2016 Youth Basketball 

Season Dates:

     September 29     Registration Begins
     November 10     Registration Ends
     January 8           Games Begin (Kindergarten)
     January 9           Games Begin for All Other Age Groups
     February 20       Games End for Kindergarten League
     March 5             Games End for All Other Age Groups

Basketball Age Divisions:  The Kindergarten league is for boys and girls that are 5 as of June 1, 2015.  Kindergarten teams can be co-ed, all boys or all girls. 

All other age groups will be divided into the following age groups:  Under 8, Under 10, Under 12, Under 14, Under 16, Under 18.  Age groups are based on the player's age as of June 1, 2015 and there are separate divisions for boys and for girls in each age group. 

Practices:  Practices will begin after Thanksgiving.  Teams will practice once a week at Holy Communion.  Teams may also practice on Saturdays until the games begin.  The day of practice will be determined by the coach's schedule and the gym schedule.

Games:  The Kindergarten games will be played on Friday nights at 5:30 or 6:30 p.m.  All other age groups will be played on Saturdays.  The high school age groups may play a few weeknight games as well. 

Coaches:  If you are interested in coaching a team or being an assistant coach, please volunteer on the registration form or contact Julie Fike.  The diocese requries a background check on all coaches and coaches must attend a training session of Safeguarding God's Children every 3 years.

Click here to download a registration form.

For more information, please contact Julie Fike(juliefike [at] holycommunion [dot] org).