Basketball

Through a Boys & Girls Club of America partnership, we thank Buffalo Wild Wings for their generous support of our Basketball League!

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Fall 2018 Basketball League

Ages

  • 1st to 12th grade, divided into age divisions
  • Boys 10th through 12th grade,create your own team
  • Girls 7th through 12th grade, can request a team

Games

  • Games are played on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wendesdays, and Saturdays at the McKinney Unit, HLM Teen Center, and Coleman Rec Center in Bentonville depending on age division.

Important Dates

  • October 1 – 31, 2018 | Registration is open
  • November 2018 | Skills days begin (exact date given at registration)
  • December 8 | Games begin

Registration Information

Full price registration will take place online through our Trax Online enrollment system. You can create an account at any time by clicking here. Basketball signups will be listed under the “Activities” tab beginning October 1. Scholarship registration will be in person, dates tbd. A copy of your 2017 tax return will be required to apply for scholarship.

2018 Fees

2018 Athletics Membership Fee: $20 (All players must have a 2018 Athletics Membership to register. If you purchased a 2018 membership to play in another sports league, you will not have to pay this again.)

Activity Fees:

  • Full Price: $100 per player
  • Great Futures Scholarship: $50 per player*
  • Blue Door Scholarship: $25 per player*

*Need-based scholarships are awarded based on your 2017 income. For more information about our athletics scholarship program, please contact Kari Fletcher.

10th – 12th grade boys: $300 per team (Each team member must have a 2018 Athletics Membership)

Team Assignments

  • All players (unless returning) will attend a skills day where they will be evaluated by coaches on free throws, layups, passing and dibbling. Coaches will then draft players by age division.
  • Once all players have been assigned to a team, the coach will contact his or her players to coordinate practice times.
  • Returning players within the same age division will automatically be placed with their coach/team from the previous year unless otherwise requested.
  • Late registrants and players who are unable to attend skills day will be placed on a team at random.
  • Girls league grades 7-12 can request a team.
  • Boys league grades 10-12 are create your own team.

Equipment Policy

  • Basketball players will be issued a game jersey which they may keep at the end of the season.