2015-2016 Season SKILLS ASSESSMENT: October 17th at Academy Recreation Center (Gym)
9:00am Ages 5-6
10:00am Ages 7-8 (Boys & Girls)
11:00am Ages 9-10 (Boys & Girls)
12:00 noon Ages 11 & older)
PARENTS MEETING: November 3rd 6:30pm at Academy Recreation Center
Parents Meeting Power Point
2015-2016 Youth Basketball Rules for ages 5-15
Youth Basketball Schedules
The following schedules were updated on 1/29/16:
2015-16 Youth Basketball Picture Order Form
Registration will also be available at Academy Sports
September 19th 11am-2pm. 8675 Concord Mills Blvd. Concord, NC 28027
September 26th 11am-3pm. 2211 Elder Ln. Kannapolis, NC 28083
Questions or Suggestions for the Athletic Dept. contact us at 704-920-5617 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
ATHLETIC INFORMATION LINE : 704-920-5640 for updates, cancellations, etc.
This Information Hotline will be updated by 3:00pm Friday afternoons. If you call the line and it indicates games to start at expected times, a game time decision will be made as to the playing conditions. You should go to the field to see if your game has been canceled.
Youth Basketball Facility Locations
Interested in Coaching call 704-920-5617 or 704-920-5618
Authorization Form for Release of Personal Information
Interested in Sponsoring a Team call 704-920-5617 or 704-920-5618
The Youth Basketball Program offers you and your child a quality basketball experience for a nominal fee. Fee includes uniform which child gets to keep. Youth basketball season operates November through March. Pre-registration is required within the dates listed. Practice times are established by the coaches according to their schedule and availability of courts. Games are held on Saturdays. Games will be officiated by qualified officials. The goals of this program are to build the child's self esteem, teach the skills of basketball, building good relations among peers (also between parents & children) and to create a fun atmosphere.
Age calculation as of August 31 of the Registration Year
3&4 Instructional Divison: This division is designed to introduce players to organized sports. Rules are simplified, team rosters are reduced, and playing season is compacted to allow maximum exposure in a limited time frame. All games and practices in this division are on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Games and practices will last for 1 hour between the hours of 6-8pm.
*There will be a revision for the 2014/2015 Youth Basketball, 3-4 age group/instructional division. All practices and games will be on Saturdays. This change is due to the high demand in this age group.
5&6-7&8 Division: This division begins developing fundamentals for each specific sport. Rules are modified to present the optimum playing experience for novice participants. Practices and games are on week nights or Saturdays.
9&10 Division: This division builds on basic fundamentals of given sport. Rules are slightly modified to present optimum playing experience for participants with limited exposure. Practices and games are on week nights or Saturdays.
11&12 and 13-16 Divisions: These divisions are designed to promote teamwork, sportsmanship and advance fundamental development. No rule modifications. Practices and games are on week nights or Saturdays.
Youth Basketball Information:
*GOALS OF THE PROGRAM:
To build the child's self esteem
To teach the skills of basketball
To build good relations among peers (also between parents & children)
To create a fun atmosphere
Fun is first!
Your child has the opportunity to play in each game.
Instruction before competition.
No league or individual standings.
No trophies for "Winners Only"
Each child is a winner.
*PRACTICE AND GAME SCHEDULE:
Practice times are established by the coaches according to their schedule and availability of facilities. Games are held on Saturdays.
*AGES & LEAGUES
3&4 Instructional Clinic
7&8, 9&10, 11&12, 13-14, 15-16 (Girls)
7&8, 9&10, 11&12, 13-14, 15-16 (Boys)
$35.00 registration fee for City of Concord Residents
$55.00 all other participants
Registration Sites: Academy Recreation Center at 147 Academy Avenue, Hartsell Recreation Center at 60 Hartsell School Road, Logan Multi-Purpose Center at 184 Booker St, SW in Concord.
You have the option to select where you would prefer to play:
Concord Parks & Recreation Leagues
Southwest Cabarrus Athletic Association
Hartsell Athletic Association
OR No Preference
For more information, contact the Athletic Office at 704-920-5617 or 704-920-5618
Call the ATHLETIC INFORMATION LINE at 704-920-5640 for updates, cancellations, etc.