YOUTH WINTER BASKETBALL SEASON 2016-17
* Meeting days for practices and games alternate from 2 to 3 times per week.
ELIGIBILITY: All York County and non-county residents. Children must be in grades 2 - 12 to participate.
REGISTRATION: Monday, October 10 through Friday, October 28 from 8:15 am to 5:00 pm. Instructional class registration may end before October 28 if the 120 limit is reached.
NO SPECIAL REQUESTS: Teams are put together based on grade, siblings, school, height, and experience. Special requests cannot be accepted. Registrations received after the deadline will automatically be placed on a waiting list and assigned to teams on an as-needed basis.
YORK COUNTY RESIDENT FEE: $55 for the first child; $50 for each additional child per family.
NON-COUNTY RESIDENT FEE: $90.
Please make check payable to "Treasurer, County of York" One check per family! Mastercard and Visa credit cards are accepted.
WAIVERS: The Board of Supervisors has authorized a fee waiver for this program for any child whose family income falls within the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP - Federal Food Stamp) eligibility limits. Proof of eligibility along with proper ID are required for registration in person at the PRT office This waiver is available for York County residents only.
EQUIPMENT: Non-skid shoes and shorts/pants without zippers or pockets are required for all practices and games. Jerseys will be used as uniforms and will be provided by Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Practices and games will be played at various county school gymnasiums.
SCHEDULE: Practices are scheduled to begin December 3rd for grades 3-6. Coaches will contact your child regarding time and locations after November 30th. Practices are scheduled to begin December 10th for grades 7-12. Coaches will contact your child regarding time and locations after December 7th. Games are scheduled to begin January 7th.
INSTRUCTIONAL CLASS: This class will be offered to boys and girls in the 2nd grade. The class will meet every Tuesday for ten consecutive weeks. The last class will be a game for the children to show off the skills they have learned during the class. The classes are limited to the first 120 children that register.
COACHES ARE VOLUNTEERS AND ARE ALWAYS NEEDED!