Staples High School Head Coach Paco Fabian has started his pre-season clinics for girls in grades 5 - 8 on Tuesdays at the Staples Fieldhouse. Girls in grades 5 and 6 can come from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm and then girls in grades 7 and 8 can come from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. There is no pre-registration and is just $25 per night when you show up.
This is a great warm up for the girls to get ready for hoop season as Coach Fabian will be working with his staff and some of his high school players as well so make sure to check it out!
Here is the updated travel team tryouts for both PAL and the Westport Y if you are interersted - THESE PROGRAMS ARE A SEPARATE PROGRAM FROM REC BASKETBALL and we are just making those who might be interested aware. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by visiting each organization's website - www.westportpal.org or www.westporty.org
AT LONG LOTS SCHOOL:
GIRLS 4 OCTOBER 14 6:00-7:15 OCTOBER 21 6:00-7:30
AT BEDFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL:
GIRLS 5 OCTOBER 20 6:00-7:30 OCTOBER 28 6:00-7:30
GIRLS 6 OCTOBER 21 6:00-7:30 OCTOBER 29 6:00-7:30
GIRLS 7 OCTOBER 20 7:30-9:00 OCTOBER 27 7:30-9:00
GIRLS 8 OCTOBER 16 7:30-9:00 OCTOBER 23 7:30-9:00
BOYS 4 OCTOBER 15 6:00-7:30 OCTOBER 22 6:00-7:30
BOYS 5 OCTOBER 16 7:00-8:30 OCTOBER 23 6:00-7:30
BOYS 6 OCTOBER 13 6:00-7:30 OCTOBER 27 6:00-7:30
BOYS 7 OCTOBER 14 6:30-8:15 OCTOBER 21 7:30-9:00 OCTOBER 28 7:30-9:00***
BOYS 8 OCTOBER 15 7:30-9:00 OCTOBER 22 7:30-9:00 OCTOBER 29 7:30-9:00***
ALL TIMES ARE PM
*** The Boys 7th & 8th Grades will make preliminary cuts after the second tryout.
Attendance at the third tryout (B7= 10/28, B8= 10/29) is by Invitation only.
Registration for the Westport Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball Program is underway. You will need to register ONLINE AT www.westportrecreation.com. All programs begin in mid-November to early December and will run through February and March but registration starts now and will fill up quickly, especially for programs for children between Pre K and 1st grade. While www.westportbasketball.org is the main hub for the town's youth basketball program, ALL REGISTRATION MUST BE DONE THROUGH WESTPORT PARKS AND RECREATION so please go to their website to register.
The following is a quick preview of what is being offered:
SMART START HOOPS, KINDERGARTEN AND GRADE 1: Instructional, Saturdays, December 6 - February 7, $70
GRADES 2 - 8: Teams, practice and games, December 6 - March 7 (evaluations on November 15), $90 - $135
GRADES 9 - 12: Teams, games only, Tuesdays or Thursdays, December 16 - March 12, $135
FOR FULL DETAILS ON EACH PROGRAM PLEASE VISIT www.westportrecreation.com.