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Youth Basketball League

Teen Open Basketball

Tuesdays • 8:00 – 9:45 P • Informal games played Tuesday, March 18 – September 9

Member: FREE, Community Participant: $10/night (limit of 5 visits)

 
Youth Basketball Leagues
The Youth Basketball League is for JCC members only and runs in the fall/winter. It is recommended that all participants in Grades 1 - 4 attend at least one evaluation within their age group which will allow us to assess abilities and select the teams accordingly. See below for examples of the various youth basketball programs we offer here at the JCC.
 
Rookies Basketball League
24516 • November - March • Sundays • 2:15 P • Grades 1 and 2
 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. Brian Feath, 2012-2013 New Jersey Star Ledger Coach of the Year and Courier News Coach of the Year, will conduct a 2-week instructional team camp prior to the first game of the season on Sunday, November 3 and 17 from 2:00 - 3:00 P. Member: $120

 

JCC/YMCA League
24517 • November - March • Sunday afternoon games • weekday practices • Grades 3 and 4
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. Brian Feath, 2012-2013 New Jersey Star Ledger Coach of the Year and Courier News Coach of the Year, will conduct a 2-week instructional team camp prior to the first game of the season. 

Kindergarten Basketball Leagues
24574-04 • Sundays • 2:00 - 3:00 P
The first 30 minutes of each class will be drills, followed by 30 minutes of game time. Every participant will receive a t-shirt.

Garden State & Hoop Heaven Boys Travel Basketball Leagues
These leagues are open to JCC Members and Community Participants. All participants in 5th-8th grades are required to attend at least one tryout within their age group, which will allow us to assess abilities and select the teams accordingly.  Travel team games will be played during weekday evenings and on Sundays.  Volunteer parent coaches will conduct practices 1-2 evenings each week depending on gym availability. Practices will begin in November.

Garden State - Boys Grade 5
24518-01 • beginning in November • Sunday afternoons and evenings
Member: $215, Community Participant: $295

Garden State - Boys Grade 6
24518-02 • beginning in November • Sunday afternoons and evenings 
Member: $215, Community Participant: $295

Garden State - Boys Grade 7
24518-03 • beginning in November • Sunday afternoons and evenings
 Member: $215, Community Participant: $295

Garden State - Boys Grade 8
24518-04 • beginning in November • Sunday afternoons and evenings 
Member: $215, Community Participant: $295

Hoop Heaven - Boys Grades 9 – 12
24532 • Sundays (times TBD by Hoop Heaven)
JCC members have priority, but must sign up by Friday, November 1 to be guaranteed a spot. Final registration for all participants is Friday, November 15. Member: $170, Community Participant: $245

Teens: Do you enjoy working with children? Are you knowledgeable about basketball? Volunteers are needed as coaches, referees and scorekeepers. Community Service hours available. Contact Gary Schaefer at gschaefer@jccnj.org.

 

Upcoming Events and Dates

April 21 - 22, 2014
April 25, 2014 | 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
May 4, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
May 6, 2014 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
May 15, 2014 | 7:30 pm
May 18, 2014 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
May 20, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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