Gaston County Family YMCA

Middle School Basketball

Middle School Basketball

Ages: Children in the 6th, 7th, and 8th grades will play games against other middle school children from all over Gaston County.

Registration is open from now until Sunday, January 25th.  This program does have a registration limit. Late registration will result in a $10 late fee if space is available.
When: Practice begins the week of February 2nd, and will be twice weekly based on the coaches’ preference. Games will take place on Saturday mornings starting February 21st, 2015.

Where: All games will take place at the Central YMCA, located at 615 W Franklin Blvd. Gastonia, the Stowe Family YMCA, 196 YMCA Dr. Belmont, and Nixon Gym, 401 E. First St, Cherryville. Practices will take place at the Central, Stowe, and Cherryville branches if registration preferences allow.

Player Assessment Day and Draft: Players will participate in player assessment drills on Tuesday, January 27th at 7:00 pm at the Stowe Family YMCA.  Each player will asked to wear a certain number during the drills session.  All players will be drafted to teams by the coaches at the coaches’ meeting following the player assessment drills, and will be contacted with their team assignment on January 28th.

Contact:  Ben Oeser – boeser@gastonymca.org, 704.824.1131, or for Cherryville: Josh Patterson jpatterson@gastonymca.org, 704.445.9622

 

Cost:   Member – $65 Program participant - $85.

Additional Info: All players will receive a team uniform top. All teams are led by volunteer coaches. Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, January 27th after the player assessment drills at the Stowe Family YMCA.  If you are interested in volunteering to coach, please contact Ben Oeser

 

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