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She's Got Game

She's Got Game "Mini" Basketball League

This recreational, low key, 3rd-5th grade league was created to inspire the next generation of girls to play basketball in a positive and healthy way. Through sports, girls learn important life skills such as teamwork, leadership, and self-confidence. However, twice as many girls compared to boys drop out of sports by the age of 14, which can be attributed to societal barriers that are primarily faced by girls. This 5 week league will feature one practice a week, one game a week (no end of season tournament) and a featured word of the week that will build girls’ confidence, prepare them for the challenges of adolescence and teach values like teamwork, respect, and more!

Early Bird Registration Deadline: 3/8/20 ($73)

Final Registration Deadline: 3/15/20 ($83)                        

ONLINE REGISTRATION LINKS:

3rd Grade I Course # 5956 I Click here to register

4th Grade I Course # 5965 I Click here to register

 5th Grade I Course # 5966 I Click here to register

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GENERAL INFORMATION:

Practices: Practices are dependent on available gym space. Each team will have one practice a week during the season. Each team will practice 1.25 hours per week, with practice times will varying between 3:30-8PM.

Games: Games will be played on Saturdays from 4/18-5/16 between 12-4:30PM.

Uniforms: Players must have a General Youth Sports jersey by their first game. Jerseys can be purchased at the CARD office for $15, and are the same jersey used in all our elementary leagues.

Locations: Practice and game locations are dependent on available gym space. Locations will include “Arron Ray Clark Memorial” Field House, the Dorothy F. Johnson Center and other community gyms.

Team Formation: NEW! All teams will be formed using a skills evaluation for our “mini leagues.” Grades will be combined if there aren’t enough players to sustain a league. This will be determined after the registration deadline. All team formation is at the discretion of the Recreation staff.

Skills Evaluation:  A mandatory skills evaluation will be on Saturday, March 28th. Look out for an email with more information as we get closer.

Buddy Requests: Do you have one friend you want to request your player to play with? We have added a “Buddy Request” question when you register for our “mini leagues."