1391 Martine Ave. Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Ph: 908-889-8800

Please note that on Saturday, December 16, the gymnasium will have limited availability due to other programs scheduled.  Please check with our member services desk at 908-889-8800 if you are looking for open gym time.  Thank you! 

Last Day for Youth Basketball Registration

Date: October 30, 2015
Location:  Show map JCC of Central NJ
1391 Martine Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ
Contact: Micah BenderEmail: mbender@jccnj.org
Youth Basketball Leagues

Rookies Basketball League
Grades 1 & 2 • November - March • Sundays • 1:45 p.m.
Volunteer parent/high school student coaches will conduct practice one evening a week. Games will be played on 8-foot rims with youth-sized basketballs.  Every player will receive a t-shirt and trophy.  Aaron Desir, Union Catholic Basketball Coach, will conduct a 2-week instructional team camp prior to the first game of the season on Sunday, November 1 and 15, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.  All registered players for the league are welcome to attend at no additional cost.  
Member Price: $125

JCC/YMCA League  
Grades 3 & 4 • November - March • Sunday afternoons
Volunteer parent coaches will conduct practice one evening each week and will coach games that will be played on 10-foot rims with youth-sized basketballs.  Team play and spirit will be emphasized and all teams will make the playoffs.  Every player will receive a t-shirt and trophy. Aaron Desir, Union Catholic Basketball Coach, will conduct a 2-week instructional team camp prior to the first game of the season on Sunday, November 1 and 15, 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. All registered players for the league are welcome to attend at no additional cost. 
Member Price: $175
It is recommended that all participants attend at least one evaluation which will allow us to assess abilities and select the teams accordingly.
Evaluations: Thursday, October 22, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, October 28, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Jersey Basketball Travel League 
Open to the Community

All participants in Grades 5 - 8 are required to attend at least one try-out within their age group, which will allow us to assess abilities and select the teams accordingly.

Two travel games will be played per week during weekday evenings and on Sundays in Union County and neighboring towns in Somerset and Morris Counties.  The league will consist of a 14-game regular season schedule beginning on Monday, December 7.  Playoffs will begin the week of Monday, February 15, 2015 with the championship weekend being held in Clark during the week of March 7, 2015.  Volunteer parent coaches will conduct practices  1 - 2 evenings each week depending on gym availability.  Practices will begin in November.  

Boys' Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League - Grade 5
Games - Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings 
Tryouts: Monday, October 19 • 6:00 - 7:15 p.m. and Tuesday, October 27 • 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
Price: $300, Member Price: $220

Boys' Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League - Grade 6 
Games - Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings 
Tryouts: Monday, October 19 • 7:30 - 8:45 p.m. and Tuesday, October 27 • 7:30 - 8:45 p.m.
Price: $300, Member Price: $220

Boys' Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League - Grade 7
Games - Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings 
Tryouts: Tuesday, October 20 • 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. and Monday, October 26 • 6:00 - 7:45 p.m.
Price: $300, Member Price: $220

Boys' Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League - Grade 8
Games - Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings 
Tryouts: Tuesday, October 20 • 8:00 - 9:15 p.m. and Monday, October 26 • 8:00 - 9:15 p.m.
Price: $300, Member Price: $220

High School Hoop Heaven Basketball League - Grades 9 - 12  
Games - Sundays • Times TBD by Hoop Heaven
Tryout Dates: JCC members have priority but must sign up by Friday, October 30 to be guaranteed a spot.  Final registration for all participants is Friday, November 13.
Price: $255, Member Price: $200

Click here for 2015-16 Youth Basketball registration forms

Please register by Friday, October 30!

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