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Youth Basketball League - 3rd/4th Grade Girls

Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 9:00 AM (PST) - Saturday, March 4, 2017 @ 4:00 PM (PST)
Ages 3-15 · Females Only
Covington Parks 16720 SE 271st St, Ste 100 CovingtonWA  98042
Saturday, January 14, 2017 @ 9:00 AM (PST) - Saturday, March 4, 2017 @ 4:00 PM (PST)
Ages 3-15 · Females Only
Covington Parks 16720 SE 271st St, Ste 100 CovingtonWA  98042

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Youth Basketball League - 3rd/4th Grade Girls

Jan 14 - Mar 05 (Saturday)

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Ages 3-15 · Females Only

Covington Parks

Meeting Dates

From Jan 14, 2017 to Mar 04, 2017

Each Saturday from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

About This Activity

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Covington Parks & RecreationWinter Basketball League3rd/4th Grade Girls DivisionOur winter youth basketball league is geared toward providing an opportunity for the recreational basketball player to sharpen skills and broaden their knowledge of basketball with emphasis on fun, participation, and sportsmanship. The 3rd/4th Grade Division is for girls that want to learn the fundamentals and further advance their shooting, dribbling, and passing skills. Sportsmanship and teamwork will also be strongly encouraged.
Games: Games will be played at Mattson Middle School and Cedar Heights Middle SchoolMattson- 16400 SE 251st Street, CovingtonCedar Heights- 19640 SE 272nd Street, Covington
Game Days: January 14, 2017, January 21, January 28, February 4, February 11, February 18, February 25, March 4
Practices: Teams are scheduled to have one practice per week starting the week of January 2nd. The practice day and time is determined by our volunteer coaches. The practice lengths are also determined by coaches. For ages 3-2nd grade, practices will generally be 30 - 60 minutes. For grades 3rd-8th, practices will generally be 60 - 90 minutes. If you have a certain practice day that works best for you please make that request during registration. We will try to match you with a coach that has a similar preference. No request is guaranteed.
Requests: We allow you to request playing with friends, playing for a specific coach, and certain practice days. We do receive many requests and try our best to meet all the requests. However, we cannot guarantee your request will be fulfilled.
Welcome to the League Email: An email will be sent out after the registration deadline with your coaches info, practice info, game schedule, and all the other important info you will need this season. It's very important you provide us with an email address that is monitored regularly. The coach will contact you to introduce themselves shortly after.
Divisions: We are offering the following divisions:

  • Pre - K (ages 3 and 4); hoop height 5 feet
  • Kindergarten; hoop height 8 feet
  • 1st Grade/2nd Grade; hoop height 8 feet
  • 3rd Grade/4th Grade; hoop height 10 feet
  • 5th Grade/6th Grade; hoop height 10 feet
  • 7th Grade/8th Grade; hoop height 10 feet
Volunteer Coaches Needed: The more volunteer coaches we have, the more participants we can allow to enroll. You can find the coaching application on our website at www.covingtonwa.gov/athletics/youth.html Email it to athletics@covingtonwa.gov once complete.
Facts About Becoming a Coach:
  1. 2-3 hours per week time commitment (practice, games, prep)
  2. You will receive a 50% discount on your child's registration fee *NEW*
  3. We supply you with all your equipment and a coaches packet
  4. Attend the mandatory informational coaches meeting
  5. Seasons are generally 2 months long
  6. Non-competitive, fun and instructional
  7. You receive a coaches plaque as a thank you
Head Coach Discount: Head coaches receive a 50% discount on their child's registration. To receive the discount, a completed coaching application must be emailed to athletics@covingtonwa.gov. Wait until you receive a confirmation email before registering to ensure discount gets applied.
More info can be found on the 'Coaches Corner' www.covingtonwa.gov/athletics
Registration Deadline: Friday, December 4th. After this date, any remaining spots will be filled on a first come, first served basis; with the late registration fee added on. If you try to register after the 4th and a division is full, you will be placed on a waitlist. SPACE IS LIMITED! We cannot guarantee spots will be open on Dec. 4th. Sign up early to reserve a spot on a team!
Equipment: We will provide each participant with a team jersey. You are required to provide sneakers and shorts/sweatpants. Practice basketballs will be given to coaches to use during practices. They need to stay with the coach. We are not giving away balls to each participant.
Presidents Week: Due to schools being closed for President's Week (Feb. 20-24); there will be no basketball practices that week. We will have games that Saturday, February 25.
Recreation and Athletics Refund Policy: Full refunds, less ActiveNet online registration fee(s) will be given for any Recreation and Athletics program postponed, rescheduled or cancelled by the Covington Parks and Recreation Department.
Recreation and Athletics program credits and refunds must be requested at least one week prior to the start of the program. An administrative fee of $10.00 per student will be assessed for each Recreation or Athletics program refund processed.
All Recreation and Athletics program credits and refunds requests made less than one week prior to the start of a program must be pre-approved and will only be given due to an extended illness or injury when verified by a healthcare professional and will carry a $10.00 administrative fee per student for processing.
No program make-ups or discounts will be given for absences. No refunds or credits will be given once a program has begun.
Important Websites: You can visit www.teamsideline.com/covingtonwa for schedules, documents, and updates. You can also visit www.covingtonwa.gov/parks to see what else the Parks Department is offering!
Questions?: If you have any questions, please email them to Sean Conway at sconway@covingtonwa.gov.If you are unable to sign up for your division due to age restrictions, you can sign up over the phone at 253-480-2480 extension 0.
Your coach will hand out the game schedule at the first practice. You will be contacted by your coach mid December.
Recreation and Athletics Refund Policy:Full refunds, less ActiveNet online registration fee(s) will be given for any Recreation and Athletics program postponed, rescheduled or cancelled by the Covington Parks and Recreation Department.
Recreation and Athletics program credits and refunds must be requested at least one week prior to the start of the program. An administrative fee of $10.00 per student will be assessed for each Recreation or Athletics program refund processed.
All Recreation and Athletics program credits and refunds requests made less than one week prior to the start of a program must be pre-approved and will only be given due to an extended illness or injury when verified by a healthcare professional and will carry a $10.00 administrative fee per student for processing.
No program make-ups or discounts will be given for absences. No refunds or credits will be given once a program has begun.

Location

Games will be held at Cedar Heights & Mattson

Organizer Info

  • City of Covington Parks and Recreation

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