Join Appleton Parks & Recreation for our
upcoming Youth Basketball league, now serving children in
Kindergarten through grade 8. This is one of our fastest growing
programs, and will provide a structured, curriculum based approach
to help kids develop age appropriate skills, teamwork, and a
lifelong enjoyment of the game! Teams will participate in an
8-week season, featuring weekly games and regular practice
opportunities. As with all of our leagues, our basketball program
promotes an inclusive environment built on sportsmanship, equal
playing time and FUN!
2019 LEAGUE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Join us
for our fastest growing youth sports program, for all kids in
grades K through 8! Both residents and non-residents are
welcome to join. Practices begin in mid-December, and league
play begins in early January, 2019.
CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE
- Kinder - 2nd Grade - Saturday Practices and
Games ONLY. Each week, teams will participate in a
structured, 35-40 minute practice, immediately followed by a 20
minute game vs. another team in their grade level.
- 3rd - 6th Grade - Once per week, weeknight
practices (to be scheduled by team coach) at a local elementary
school, with Saturday morning / early afternoon games.
- 7th & 8th Grade - As part of our Teen Core
initiative, this league will be structured as a rully recreational
option for teens of all ability levels who want to continue playing
and learning the game in an inclusive, low pressure setting
centered on fun and lifelong enjoyment. To learn MORE about
our Teen Core Initative, please CLICK HERE.
- PRACTICES - will take place at a variety of
local Appleton Elementary schools. Practices will be
scheduled by the team coaches following the league coach meeting in
- GAMES - will take place at Einstein Middle
School (K-4th Grade), Madison Middle School (5th - 8th Grade, with
Huntley Elementary serving as an overflow location in the event
more space is needed for our league.
- Kindergarten teams are Co-ed (boys and
girls together). All other formats are separated by gender
- Grade levels are kept separated when
possible (dependent on participation rates), and grouped together
when necessary (5th & 6th Grade combined, for example).
- Play with your friends!
Children will be placed onto teams by school (or combinations of
nearby schools). Specific Friend and Coach Requests WILL BE
HONORED whenever possible!
ADDITIONAL LEAGUE RESOURCES
Concussion & Emergency Information
Gameplay Rules by Grade Level