Basketball

Updated Tuesday October 15, 2019 by SPA.

SPA Winter Baskeetball  registgration is OPEN 8/15/19 and  will close 11/30. We offer travel and rec teams for boys and girls in grades K-12. Travel teams play other organizations within the Lehigh Valley area. Rec teams play local youth organizations.  For rec teams under 8th grade, games are played on Saturdays. HS rec games are played on weeknights and on Sundays at Springhouse Middle School.

K-2 Program

K-1 boys and girls program will begin on Saturday 12/14.  The 2nd grader boys will practice once a week and potentially have a scrimmage each week starting in January. The girls 2nd graders will practice once a week. Each player in the K-2 program will reciece a SPA basketball  T-shirt.  For the K-1 program, we are looking for 8-10 parents to volunteer to help faciliate the practice. The 2nd graders, looking for 2-3 parents to coach the team.  Times and locations of each group will be announced in Mid Octoter.

All  travel teams will start practice during the week of 10/28.  Practice times and locations are determined by the coach.  Each team will practice 2-3 times a week on Novomber. Once games begin, teams will practice  1-2 times a week.

There are two travel leagues:

  1.   Lehigh Valley Knee Hi-Basketball League
  • Boys divisions- 3/4th, 5/6th, 7th, 8/9th2

       2.   Valley Youth Basketball League

  • Boys 3/4th, 5/6th, 7/8th, 9/10th
  • Girls 3/4th, 5/6th, 7/8th

Travel games will begin during the first week in December.

Each player on a travel will be provided a game uniform and a shooting shirt.   

Rec teams:

  • All other teams will begin practice during the week of 12/2.
  • Any player who did not make a travel or signed up for basketball, will be placed on a Rec team,

Registration Fee

3rd-12th $130

K-2- $105

Coaches are needed at all levels.   For more information please contact Ed Kearney at ekearney@ptd.net.

There will be a coaches meeting on Septmeber 23rd and 30th at 7:30pm at the Kernsville gym  All coaches that are interested in coacing this year will need to attend atleast one of the meetings. 

Travel Coaches:

Boys 3/4th- Larry Stauffer-practice on Monday/Wednesday

Boys 5/6th - Matt Cross

Boys 7th Scott Bauer- practice on Monday/Wednesday

Boys 7/8th - Open

Boys 9/10th- Bill Hoysan

Girls- 3/4th- Scott Bauer

Girls 5/6th -open

Rec Coaches- All TBA.

Boys 2nd grade -  open.  will practice on Friday night from 6-7pm at Schnecksville.

Boys K-1 - Looking for 8-10 parents to lead this session. - practices will be on Saturdays from 9-10:30am at Kernsville.

Girls K-2 - Looking for 3-4 parents to lead this session.  Practices will be on Saturdays from 10:30-11:30am at Kernsville

 

Open Gym

Kernsville  Mondays September 9th, 16th, 23rd

Boys 3/4th and 5/6th- 6-7pm

Boys 7/8th grade  7:15-8:30pm

 

Fall Skills and Drills clinic

3 sessions for boys and girls in grades 3rd-7th. Each session will be $20, $50 for all three sessions. Registration is open.

All sessions will be held at Kernsville from 6:15-7:45pm.

Monday 9/30

Wednesday 10/2

Monday 10/7

Travel Tryouts.

Boys will need to attend 2 out of the three dates. Girls will need to attend 1 out of 2 sessions.

 Wednedday 10/9  at Kernsville

  • Boys 3/4th grade 6-7pm
  • Boys 5/6th grade 7-8pm
  • Boys 7/8th grade 8-9pm

Thursday 10/10  at Kernsville

  • Girls 3/4th grade 6-7pm
  • Girls 5/6th grade 7-8pm
  • Boys cominded 3/4th and 5/6th - late session due to Fall sports. 8-9pm

Monday 10/14  at Kernsville

  • Boys 3/4th grade 6-7pm
  • Boys 5/6th grade 7-8pm
  • Boys 7/8th grade 8-9pm

Tuesday 10/15  at Kernsville

  • Girls 3/4th grade 6-7pm
  • Girls 3/4th grade 7-8pm
  • **Boys 9/10th grade 8-9pm***  only 1 date for this group.

Saturday 10/19   at OMS-Need to reschedule. This session has been moved to Monday 10/21.

  • Boys 3/4th grade 12--1pm
  • Boys 5/6th grade 1-2pm
  • Boys 7/8th grade 2-3pm

Monday 10/21 at Kernsville

  • Boys 3/4th grade 6-7pm
  • Boys 5/6th grade 7-8pm
  • Boys 7/8th grade 8-9pm.

 

 

 

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