SLO Youth Sports: Basketball

Operates:
December 13, 2014 - March 7, 2015
Location:
San Luis Obispo Elementary Schools
Saturday GAMES:
Dec. 13, 20
Jan. 10, 24, 31
Feb. 7, 21, 28
March 7
Times:
GAMES - are played on Saturday mornings and afternoons in SLO
TEAM PRACTICE - days and times are determined by team coaches after teams are assembled
Players/Parents will hear from a coach within 72 hours after the coaches' meeting.
9 game season
Cost:
Oct. 1 - Oct. 31 Early Online Reg. $75
Oct. 1 - Oct. 31 Early In-House Reg. $80
Nov. 1 - Nov. 15 Late Online Reg. $85
Nov. 1 - Nov. 15 Late In-House Reg. $90
After Reg Closed $105 (limited space)
MORE DETAILS PLEASE READ WEBSITE INFO BELOW (including Financial Asst. help)
SIGN UPS ARE CLOSED

YOUTH BASKETBALL (ages 5-12 boys & girls)

In collaboration with the SLO City Parks and Recreation Department, the youth basketball program strives to enhance player's skills, self-confidence, and positive peer interaction. The program allows players to learn the basics of basketball while engaging in a healthy work out. (Players get medals at the end of the season - pictures are not included in the sport fee) TEAM JERSEY IS INCLUDED IN SPORT FEE (picture of jersey is below)
The leagues/teams are split up into the following grade divisions: (K-coed), (1-2grades coed-if they are enough girls, girls and boys teams), (Boys: 3-4grades), (Girls: 3-4grades), (Boys: 5,6,7grades), (Girls: 5,6,7grades). 
 
TEAMS ARE FINAL & SIGN UPS ARE CLOSED
ONLINE step-by-step GUIDE to sign up for Basketball
 

All of the volunteer COACHES worked very hard to put the teams together this season and all teams are made and no changes can be made.

First Game - Saturday, Dec. 13 (dates of all games in the above grey area)
ALL GAMES ARE PLAYED ON SATURDAYS
 

TEAM PICTURES - Jan. 24 and Jan. 31

Become a team SPONSOR for a Youth Basketball Team - download paperwork - sponsor plaque & Business/creative name on back of jersey.

-The SLO City parks and rec dept are in charge of practice, game times and refs-
Practice/Game questions please contact the city of SLO parks & rec dept.

GAME TIMES CLICK HERE - Click on the age/grade divisions on the left side of the page and then the games will be listed. GYMS LOCATIONS

Practice Team Times - CLICK HERE

SLO YMCA Youth Basketball Game Rules - for ball size/rim height info, etc.

(HOME TEAM IS WHITE (neon) COLOR/AWAY TEAM IS DARK (grey) COLOR)
(No jewelry is allowed on players while playing that includes: rings, earrings, watches, necklaces, and/or bracelets.)
TEEN Basketball Program - please contact the city of SLO parks & rec dept for details
TED TALK Youth Sports Video - a video about youth sports for coaches/parents for ages 5-12
 
Required Equipment:
  • Shorts & Team Jersey (jersey comes with sign-up)
  • Athletic shoes with non-marking soles

Practice Drill Cards for coaches/players/parents

Basic Basketball Drill Videos

League Philosophy:
• To allow participants to have fun.
• To allow all youth an opportunity to participate.
• To teach participants proper skills and fundamentals.
• To provide an environment in which the participant will learn sportsmanship, camaraderie and teamwork.
• Players must play an equal amount of time.

BITTY BASKETBALL (ages 3-5) CLICK HERE for information

 
More details or would like to get involved/coach, please email jjones@sloymca.org or call the SLO County YMCA 805.543.8235       YMCA Sports Questions   Coaching and Teaching Youth Sports: The YMCA Way

 

Need Financial Assistant help - contact Andrew Peter apeter@sloymca.org

For detail info - click HERE

Applications may take up to 10 business days to process.  Financial Assistance must be confirmed prior to enrolling in the SLO YMCA program.