Youth Basketball

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MISSION/PURPOSE

PARA will provide an opportunity for youth of Tuscaloosa County to participate in an organized league of basketball.

This league will endeavor to teach participants good sportsmanship, team work, and the fundamentals of Basketball under the guidance of qualified adult leadership.

GENERAL LEAGUE INFORMATION

For general information on each league including game days, start dates, locations, and more, please check out the general league information chart located at the bottom of the page.

REGISTRATION

Registration is by team and free agency will be also offered.  Teams are limited to TEN (10) players. Free Agents will be added to teams on a first come, first serve basis. Registration may be completed online at www.tcpara.org or in person at any PARA office.

Registration deadline: Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 for all free agents and team members. 

 

COACHES MEETING

Coaches meeting will be held Tuesday, November 1 at 6pm in the Multipurpose Room at the Belk Activity Center.

 

AGE GROUPS - CUTOFF DATE

This year's program will be organized by age, not school grade.  The age cutoff for the program is now August 1, 2016.

Ask yourself, "What age will my child be on August 1st, 2016?"  For example: If the answer is 6, then your child is eligible as a 6 year old for the entire season.

Age Calculator: Input "8/1/2016" in the "Age at this Date" blank.  Input the player's date of birth into the "Date of Birth" blank.  Click "Calculate."

Divisions offered (contingent on program participation):

  • 6 and Under Boys (5-6) - $80 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115406-TA 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115406-FA
  • 6 and Under Girls (5-6) - $80 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115405-TA 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115405-FA
  • 8 and Under Boys (7-8) - $85 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115406-TB 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115406-FB
  • 8 and Under Girls (7-8) - $85 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115405-TB 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115405-FB
  • 10 and Under Boys (9-10) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115406-TC 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115406-FC
  • 10 and Under Girls (9-10) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115405-TC 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115405-FC
  • 12 and Under Boys Recreational (11-12) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115406-TD 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115406-FD
  • 12 and Under Boys Competitive (11-12) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115406-TE
    • No Free Agency available for competitive division
  • 12 and Under Girls (11-12) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115405-TD
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115405-FD
  • 14 and Under Boys (13-14) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115406-TF 
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115406-FE
  • 14 and Under Girls (13-14) - $95 per player
    • Team Member: RecTrac#: 115405-TE
    • Free Agent: RecTrac#: 115405-FE

 

COACHING INFORMATION

Volunteer coaches are needed to faciliate the formation of teams in the Youth Basketball program.  Please visit the link below to submit an application.  All coaches must complete an application for each program they wish to coach with.  Concussion certificates and background checks must be completed each year.

Submit Coaching Application

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
  • Youth Sports Coach's Application (Completed each season for every sport).
  • Signed Code of Conduct (Completed each season for every sport).
  • Photo of Driver's License (Required for annual background check).
  • Concussion Training Certificate (Dated February 2016 or later) - Must be completed annually per Section 22-11E-2 of the Code of Alabama 1975 
 A VALID PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED TO DO A BACKGROUND CHECK.