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

Basketball - Youth

Basketball Clinics for Boys and Girls Grades 1-8

These clinics emphasize development of basketball fundamentals including shooting, dribbling, rebounding, passing and defense. 

Grades 1 - 2
Thursdays • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. • September 5, 19, 26, October 3 and 10
Price: $130, Member Price: $110

Grades 3 - 4
Thursdays • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. • September 5, 19, 26, October 3 and 10
Price: $130, Member Price: $110

Grades 5 - 8
Thursdays • 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. • September 5, 19, 26, October 3 and 10
Price: $130, Member Price: $110

YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION IS DUE BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25!

Kindergarten Basketball League

Open to members and community participants
Sunday afternoons • 12:00 p.m. • December 8 - February 2
League is combined 30 minutes of drills and skills and 30 minutes of game play.  Coaches will conduct skill session and games.  All participants will receive a t shirt and trophy. 
Price: $150, Member Price: $120

1st Grade Junior Rookies Basketball League

Open to members and community participants
Sunday afternoons • 1:45 p.m. • December 8 - February 23
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.  Practices will be held on Monday or Wednesday evenings from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Price: $195, Member Price: $145 
Evaluations
Wednesday, October 16 • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Monday, October 28 • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

2nd Grade Junior Rookies Basketball League

Open to members and community participants
Sunday afternoons • 2:00 p.m. • December 8 - February 23
Volunteer parent/high school student coaches will conduct practice one evening a week. Games will be played on 9-foot rims with youth-sized basketballs. Every player will receive a t-shirt and trophy.  Practices will be held on Tuesday or Thursday evenings from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Price: $195, Member Price: $145 
Evaluations
Thursday, October 17 • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 29 • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. 

JCC/YMCA League 

Open to members and community participants
Grades 3 & 4 • Sunday afternoon games and weekday practices • December 8 - March 15
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. Practices will be held on Tuesday or Thursday from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Price: $240, Member Price: $190
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 17 • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 29 • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.  

Jersey Basketball Association Travel League  

Open to members and community participants
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.
Teams will compete in the Jersey Basketball Association League.  Games will be played during the week in the evenings and on Sunday afternoons in Union, Somerset, and Morris counties. The league will consist of a 14-game regular season schedule; all teams will make the playoffs.  Playoffs will begin in mid-February with championship weekend held in early March.  Volunteer parent coaches will conduct practices one to two evenings each week depending on gym availability.  Practices will begin in November.    

League runs Monday, December 2 - Sunday, March 15

Girls' Jersey Basketball Association Travel Basketball League

Grade 5-12
Games: Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings
Tryouts
Wednesday, October 16 • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 24 • 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Price: $310, Member Price: $230 

Boys' Grade 5 Jersey Basketball Association Travel Basketball League 

Games: Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings
Price: $310, Member Price: $230
Tryouts
Wednesday, October 16 • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 24 • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Price: $310, Member Price: $230

Boys' Grade 6 Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League

Games: Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings
Price: $310, Member Price: $230
Tryouts
Wednesday, October 16: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Boys' Grade 7 Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League

Games: Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings
Price: $310, Member Price: $230
Tryouts
Wednesday, October 16: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. 

Boys' Grade 8 Jersey Basketball Travel Basketball League  

Games: Sunday afternoons and weekday evenings
Price: $310, Member Price: $230
Tryouts
Wednesday, October 16: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. 

Grades 9 - 12 High School Hoop Heaven Basketball League 

Games: Sundays • Times TBD by Hoop Heaven • December 15 - February 23 
Price: $270, Member Price: $215 
Tryouts
JCC members have priority, but must sign up by Friday, October 25 to be guaranteed a spot.  Final registration for all participants is Friday, November 8.  Practices will begin on Thursday, November 14 at 8:00 p.m. and follow an open gym format.

YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION IS DUE BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25!

Teen Open Basketball (Fall)

Mondays • 8:00 – 9:45 p.m. • Informal games played  
Price: $10/night (limit of 5 visits), Member Price: Free 

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