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Youth Basketball

The 2022 Winter Youth Basketball Season has been canceled. We are offering basketball skills & open gyms from Feb 14-March 31. Click here for more information and to register.

 

Youth Basketball for Girls & Boys

We focus on basketball skill development, teamwork and having fun. We define “winning” as enjoyment of the sport, creating friendships and learning new skills.

Grades 3-6 boys & girls register here  – Registration is closed

COACHES NEEDED
Volunteer coaches are needed for each team in the league. Coaches should apply by December 3rd and plan to attend the coach meetings and the skills assessment. Coaches must be able to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

Coach Application – CLICK HERE

TEAM SPONSORS NEEDED

Sponsor Form – CLICK HERE

REGISTRATION
Register online or in-person at SWPRD headquarters.
Early Registration Deadline Friday, Dec. 3 – $109*
After Dec 3 – Registration Deadline Wednesday, Jan 12th – $119*

*Needs-based scholarships are available and cover up to $150 toward sports fees and equipment. Apply 2 weeks in advance. Late registration fees may apply after deadlines and will be accepted only if space is available. The fees have increased to reflect a facility use fee for utilizing the South Whidbey Community Center gyms.

NOTES
Actual schedule will vary. We reserve the right to make division & schedule changes (including possibly switching to coed) as needed based on holidays, non-school days, player turnout, coaches and gym availability. See below for updated Skills Assessment schedule.

COVID-19 protocols will be communicated to all parents prior to the Skills Assessments the week of Jan 3-7. We will follow the current Dept of Health guidelines at that time, as well as any other safety measures that the South Whidbey Community Center requires. Other measures that may or may not be required:

  • Face coverings for all participants, coaches, and attendees.
  • Designated pick-up/drop-off times for practices with no parents/family in practice facilities.
  • Limited number of attendees per participant during games.

LOCAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE DIVISIONS

GRADE 3-4 GIRLS
Season: January to early April  – CANCELED
Skills Assessment: Wed, Jan. 19 – 5:30-6:30pm – Multipurpose Gym – South Whidbey Community Center
Practice: Days & Times TBD
Games: Saturdays, late-January to mid-March

GRADE 3-4 BOYS
Season: January to early April  – CANCELED
Skills Assessment: Thur, Jan. 20 – 6:30-7:30pm – Multipurpose Gym – South Whidbey Community Center
Practice: Days & Times TBD
Games: Saturdays, late-January to mid-March

GRADE 5-6 GIRLS
Season: January to early April  – CANCELED
Skills Assessment:  Tues, Jan. 18 – 6:45-8:00pm – Main Gym – Upstairs at South Whidbey Community Center
Practice: Days & Times TBD
Games: Saturdays, late-January to mid-March

GRADE 5-6 BOYS
Season: January to early April  – CANCELED
Skills Assessment: Wed, Jan. 19 – 7:00-8:15pm – Main Gym – Upstairs at South Whidbey Community Center
Practice: Days & Times TBD
Games: Saturdays, late-January to mid-March

 

 

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Little Dribblers Basketball

Tuesday, October 5th – We WILL be having Littler Dribblers today.

*In event of rain-out, Oct 12 or 14 will be added as a make-up.

REGISTER NOW!

Basketball skills development program
GRADES 1 & 2, BEGINNERS

Little Dribblers focuses on the basics of basketball and is a fun first introduction to the game. Players will learn passing, shooting, dribbling and basic rules. Focus is on respect, teamwork and responsibility. This is not a basketball league and players will not be assigned to teams.

Bring: Sneakers, weather-appropriate clothes (layers), water bottle. Check in wearing a cloth face covering. See notes below re masks. Mask requirements may change.

Location: Outdoors at the South Whidbey Community Park Rotary Basketball Court at 5495 Maxwelton Rd, Langley.

Rain-Out Plan: Check website 1 hr prior to class if weather is uncertain. Rain-Out Status: TBA

Min 6/Max 10

Tue/Thu | Sep 21-Oct 7* | 4:00-4:45pm | $60

*In event of rain-out, Oct 12 or 14 will be added as a make-up.

Note: We are NOT offering after school walk-over service from the school due to the likelihood of cancellation due to weather.

To register, click here.

COVID-19 Safety and Health Screening

* Temperature Check Participants must take their own temperature shortly before arriving at the program. Stay home if you have a fever.

* Stay home if you are experiencing cold or flu-like symptoms (not attributable to another condition such as seasonal allergies) in the 72 hours prior to the program such as: a fever of 100.4 or higher; nausea or vomiting; cough; sore throat; chills; loss of taste or smell; muscle or body aches; respiratory illness or difficulty breathing; or headache. If you fall ill, please let us know. If you reply to one of our health screening questions in a way that needs more clarification, we’ll have you step to the side while we get the rest of the folks checked in, then chat with you.

* Stay home if you or anyone in your household been exposed to COVID-19 in the last 14 days.

* Keep your distance and maintain at least 6′ distance from others.

* Wash your hands and/or use hand sanitizer upon arrival and departure. Refrain from touching your face.

* Cloth Face Coverings   SWPRD follows the K-12 COVID-19 requirements for the 2021-22 school year. “Face coverings are not required outdoors, regardless of vaccination status. Masks are strongly recommended for unvaccinated individuals when outdoors in crowded spaces or when in close contact with people from outside their household for a sustained period of time, as the risk of COVID-19 infection increases with the duration and closeness of contact between individuals.” https://www.doh.wa.gov/Portals/1/Documents/1600/coronavirus/820-105-K12Schools2021-2022.pdf This may change mid-session.

* Privacy Upon arrival we may ask you some basic health questions about symptoms and exposure. If you would like to discuss anything in a more private way, please call us or email before the program starts. If we are made aware that a participant, volunteer or staff person tested positive for COVID-19, fellow participants and staff who have been exposed will be notified, while maintaining privacy.

* Loaner/borrowed equipment will be sanitized or quarantined between users.