Junior basketball season kicks off for 2017/18
THE junior basketball season is about to start again for the 2017/18 season. Registrations are now open. Simply log on to the Mansfield and District Basketball Association Inc website and follow the prompts.
Skills sessions are being run preseason on Monday and Wednesday nights.
Junior numbers are high and registrations are building.
Junior domestic competition will commence i n fourth t erm (October 9).
Player registrations close on September 22.
Notices will be sent out to those who are registered, so get in and get registered.
Representative team tryouts are being held this Saturday, September 16, Monday, September 18 and Wednesday, September 20 at the main stadium.
Check out the website for age group times.
Rep is a great way to display your skills at the highest level.
Receive one on one coaching from our elite coaches, and grow as a team.
It is a great opportunity to bond with other members of our club as well as meet kids from other clubs at tournaments.
Rep teams compete at four to five tournaments throughout the season - Wangaratta, Shepparton, Wodonga, Benalla and state champs in Bendigo.
If you are dedicated, love to learn, train hard and have fun, then this is for you.
If we have great numbers at tryouts, we can have two or more teams per age group.
Players will be chosen by a panel of selectors.
Teams will be announced and coaches and team managers will be assigned.
Rep training will commence immediately after selections. Age groups are as follows: Under 12 Girls born 2007/2008/2009; Under 12 Boys born 2007/2008/2009; Under 14 Girls born 2005/2006; Under 14 Boys born 2005/2006; Under 16 Girls born 2003/2004; Under 16 Boys born 2003/2004; Under 18/20 born in 1999/2000/2001/2002. If you are interested in basket- ball and would like to learn more as an adult, we are always in need of volunteers.
For more information contact Bess Gillard: bessgillard@gmail. com or 0488 443 536 or Jason Campbell: jasoncducati@gmail. com or 0408 381 852.
BASKBETALL CALLOUT: Playing junior representative basketball in Mansfield is a great way to display your skills, receive advanced coaching, be part of a tight-knit team and meet new friends.