TRAVEL BASKETBALL TRYOUTS

TRAVEL BASKETBALL TRYOUTS STARTING MONDAY OCTOBER 15

PLEASE BRING A BASKETBALL, A T-SHIRT WITH A NUMBER ON IT AND WATER BOTTLE ONLY

Monday, October 15

MGES - 5th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

             4th grade boys, 7:30 - 8:45 pm

SRMS - 8th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

             8th grade girls, 7:30 - 8:45 pm

Tuesday, October 16

SRMS - 6th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

              7th grade boys, 7:30 - 8:45 pm

Wednesday, October 17

MGES - 6th grade girls, 5:30 - 6:45 pm

SRMS - 8th grade boys, 5:30 - 8:45 pm

Thursday, October 18

SRMS - 6th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

             5th grade girls, 7:30 - 6:45 pm

2018-19 TRAVEL BASKETBALL TRYOUTS

Week of October 22

Monday, October 22

MGES - 6th grade girls, 6 - 7:15 pm

              5th grade girls, 7:30 - 8:45 pm

SRMS - 7th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

Tuesday, October 23

SRMS - 4th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

             7th grade girls, 7:30 - 8:45 pm

Wednesday, October 24

SRMS - 5th grade boys, 6 - 7:15 pm

              8th grade girls, 7:30 - 8:45 pm

Latest News

LOOKING FOR COACH FOR GIRLS 4TH GRADE TRAVEL - PLEASE CONTACT Bob at claspec@aol.com

 

FYI - Basketball Sizes by Age group:

Boy's 2-3 & Girl's 2-3 = 27.5

Boy's 4-5 Girl's 4-5, 6-7  & 8-12 = 28.5

Boy's 6-7 , 8-9  & 10-12 =  29.5

Information for coaches can be found at:

https://udjaa.demosphere-secure.com/sports/basketball/basketball-winter/coaches-corner

Please volunteer for coach and obtain your clearances.

basketball info

TRAVEL REGISTRATION ENDS FRI. OCT. 12

INTRAMURAL REGULAR REGISTRATION ENDS OCTOBER 12.  INTRAMURAL LATE REGISTRATION (+$25.00) STARTS ON OCTOBER 13

Intramural Program: $110

Grades 2 & 3 Instructional in nature, no official score, no standings

Grades 4 & up Competitive, with standings and playoffs

Minimum playing time: One half, (2 Full Quarters) of every game

Team Selection Grades 2 & 3 - Assigned by Commissioners

Grades 4 & up - Teams drafted by Coaches (no requests will be honored)

Schedule Pick teams late November to early December

Start Practice in November after Thanksgiving break

Start Games January to March

Intramural Basketball game location & times (subject to change)

GIRLS GRADES SCHOOL GAME DAY

2-3 Thomas Fitzwater Sat. AM
4-5 Thomas Fitzwater Sat. PM

6-7 Sandy Run MS Fri night

8-12 Upper Dublin HS Sunday 11-3

 

BOYS GRADES SCHOOL GAME DAY

2-3 Jarretown Elem. All day Sat.
4-5 Fort Washington All day Sat.
 

6-7 Maple Glen Elem. day Sat.

8-9 Upper Dublin HS All day Sat. & Sunday AM

10-12 Upper Dublin HS Sunday 10:30am to 6:00pm

 

IMPORTANT UPDATE - Assistant Coaches are not selected until after the draft for these teams:

Girl's 8-12

Boy's 8-9

Boy's 10-12

The coaches will be notified at the draft who has offered to be an assistant coach.

 

Travel Program: $225

 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  IN ORDER TO TRYOUT FOR TRAVEL YOU MUST SIGN UP FOR TRAVEL.  YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO TRYOUT IF YOU ARE SIGNED UP FOR INTRAMURAL.  THOSE NOT MAKING A TRAVEL TEAM WILL BE ASKED IF THEY WANT TO PLAY INTRAMURAL.  IF YES, YOU WOULD BE REFUNDED THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN TRAVEL AND INTRAMURAL.   IF NO, GIVEN A FULL REFUND.

UD travel teams play in the highly competitive ICBA travel league. Home games are played at Sandy Run and away games are within a 45 minute drive.

 

We expect to field both boys and girls teams in the following age groups:

4th grade 9 year olds (age 9 or younger on August 1, 2018)

5th grade 10 year olds (age 10 or younger on August 1, 2018)

6th grade 11 year olds (age 11 or younger on August 1, 2018)

7th grade 12 year olds (age 12 or younger on August 1, 2018)

8th grade 13 year olds (age 13 or younger on August 1, 2018)

 

Min. Travel Playing Time: 14 minutes per game for 10 year olds & 5 minutes for all other age groups

Open to UD township residents and to non-residents who have participated in the UDJAA Intramural Basketball program for the last TWO years.

Strong team commitment required of all players and coaches

Travel tryouts are a closed evaluation - only players and evaluators will be allowed to observe.

 

Scheduled Team Tryouts October

Start Practices October

Games December to March

 

2018-19 TRAVEL BASKETBALL COACHES:

U9   Boys (usually 4th graders)  Joe Curcio

U10 Boys (usually 5th graders) Ben Altman

U11 Boys (usually 6th graders) Eric Grunfeld

U12 Boys (usually 7th graders) Mike Fogel

U13 Boys (usually 8th graders) Steven Bernstein

 

U9   Girls (usually 4th graders) TBD

U10 Girls (usually 5th graders) Kim Small

U11 Girls (usually 6th graders) Kevin Brennan

U12 Girls  (usually 7th graders) Steve Finley

U13 Girls  (usually 8th graders) Michael Kleiman

 

 

TRAVEL ON LINE REGISTRATION ENDS OCTOBER 12

Travel and Intramural Registration is now OPEN.  Regular registration will run from September 14 to October 10. Those wanting to tryout for Travel Basketball must sign up for travel basketball.  NO ONE SIGNING UP FOR INTRAMURAL BASKETBALL WILL BE ALLOWED TO TRYOUT FOR TRAVEL.  Refunds will be issued for those not making a travel team.  

All registrations are done online at the UDJAA web site.  www.udjaa.com.  Select the BASKETBALL tab, Please carefully read the information and link to online registration is below.

 

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