Shelton Youth Basketball League Soon to Begin

basketball2Shelton Parks and Recreation is now accepting registrations for the upcoming Shelton Youth Basketball League. Registrations are due by November 23. The league is open to boys and girls in the second through seventh grades. Registration forms are available at local schools and the Shelton Civic Center. The participation fee is $60.00.

The league begins Saturday, November 19 with skills clinics conducted by Highclimber coaches. The clinics will continue on December 3 when team assignments and practice schedules will be distributed for the league season running through February 4.

basketball1Each Saturday, second and third graders meet at 9:00 AM, fourth and fifth graders meet at 10:15 AM, and sixth and seventh graders meet at 11:30 AM. The boys program will practice at the SHS Minidome and the girls program will practice at Oakland Bay Junior High Gym.

Parent volunteers are needed to coach teams.

For more information, please contact Mark Ziegler, Parks and Recreation Director at 432-5194 or mziegler@ci.shelton.wa.us.