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Youth Basketball

Frequently Asked Questions 2018-2019

Youth Basketball League Master Schedule 2018-2019

Season: January-March, 2019

Divisions: 

Grades 1-2 Coed

  • Registration Deadline and Fee:  December 2, $85
  • Skills Assessment: December 8 at 11am at SWCC Auxiliary Gym
  • Schedule: Games & Practices:  Tuesdays and Thursdays, Times TBD
    Schedule subject to changes based on number of teams, gym availability, coach availability, inclement weather and power outages.

Grades 3-4 Girls

  • Registration Deadline and Fee: December 2, $85
  • Skills Assessment: December 8 at 10am at SWCC Auxiliary Gym
  • Practices: Mondays and/or Wednesdays beginning January 7, Times TBD
  • Games: Saturdays, late January to March, 6 games minimum.
    Schedule subject to changes based on number of teams, gym availability, coach availability, inclement weather and power outages.

Grades 3-4 Boys

  • Registration Deadline and Fee: December 2, $85
  • Skills Assessment: December 8 at 1pm at SWCC Auxiliary Gym
  • Practices: Tuesdays and/or Thursdays beginning January 8, Times TBD
  • Games: Saturdays, late January to March, 6 games minimum.
    Schedule subject to changes based on number of teams, gym availability, coach availability, inclement weather and power outages.

Grades 5-6 Girls

  • Registration Deadline and Fee: December 2, $85
  • Skills Assessment: December 8 at 9am at SWCC Auxiliary Gym
  • Practices: Mondays and/or Wednesdays beginning January 7, Times TBD
  • Games: Saturdays, late January to March, 6 games minimum.
    Schedule subject to changes based on number of teams, gym availability, coach availability, inclement weather and power outages.

Grades 5-6 Boys

  • Registration Deadline and Fee: December 2, $85
  • Skills Assessment: December 8 at 12pm at SWCC Auxiliary Gym
  • Practices: Tuesdays and/or Thursdays beginning January 8, Times TBD
  • Games Saturdays, late January to March, 6 games minimum
    Schedule subject to changes based on number of teams, gym availability, coach availability, inclement weather and power outages.

Grades 7-8 Boys Traveling Teams

Registration Deadline:  December 2
Games:  Saturdays beginning January 5, practices begin in December
Fee:  $190 includes S.W.I.S.H. league fees, practice gyms and jersey
Traveling teams join the Skagit S.W.I.S.H. League, playing Saturdays (11 game guarantee, not every Saturday) in Skagit County.  Practices at South Whidbey gyms will be scheduled by coaches.  Follows S.W.I.S.H. League rules and procedures.

Note

SWPRD reserves the right to make division and schedule changes (including possibly switiching to coed) as needed based on player turnout, gym availability and coach availability. Late registration fees may apply after deadlines.  Late registrations will be accepted only if space is available.

Coaches Needed
Volunteer coaches are needed for each team in the league.  Lead coach’s child plays for free.  Applications are available here or at the SWPRD office.  Coaches should apply by November 26.

Team Sponsors Needed

We need team sponsors, local businesses who support youth athletics and help defray the cost of the league. It makes a positive impact in the lives of local youth, and always creates goodwill towards the businesses who invest in them!  Please consider sponsoring a team by completing a Sponsorship Form.

Falcon Buddies Night at SWHS Varsity Basketball Games
All Ages

Mark your calendar: The SWPRD Basketball League and their families are invited to come out for an evening of basketball at the SWHS varsity basketball games versus Granite Falls! RSVP-ing online with us gets you on a list to receive a free kids’ admission with paying adult ($6, paid in cash at the game). We’ll have a special rooting section for the Parks & Rec Basketball League. Come cheer for our teams! Bonus: The first 10 kids to RSVP with us will get to join the team in the locker room for the pre-game meeting or post-game meetings.* Players will be dressed and environment will be appropriate for all kids. ONLINE RSVP REQUIRED TO RECEIVE DISCOUNT. RSVP for either the boys’ or the girls’ game, but you may attend both.

Friday, January 25, Game Start Times: 5:00pm* Girls; 6:45pm* Boys

*Check in and pay your entrance fee at least 15 minutes before the game start. Kids who participate in the pre-game meeting will need to show up at the gym at 6pm.