November 8, 2018
For Immediate Release
City Begins Youth Basketball Registration Drive
SAVANNAH, GA (November 8, 2018) — The City of Savannah Youth Basketball League will kick-off team registration with a coaches meeting tonight at Alee Temple at 6:00 p.m.
Teams can register to enter in either the Intramural League or Competitive League until Monday, December 3 when practices begin. The Intramural League is free and has co-ed divisions for ages 6 & under and 8 & under. Divisions for girls are for ages 10, 12 and 14 & under. The Intramural league will play 6 games throughout the season. The Competitive League will cost $75 per team with divisions for ages 10, 12, 14 and 17 & under boys. The competitive league will play 8 games throughout the season beginning on January 5 for both leagues.
Games for 6 and 8 year old divisions will be held on Saturdays. Games for 10-17 year old divisions will be held on weekdays and Saturdays.
“Youth basketball programs are a great way to keep kids off the street and participating in fun sport activities that teach valuable life lessons like sportsmanship, teamwork and communication,” said Parks and Recreation Services Director Barry Baker.
If coaches are unable to attend the scheduled meeting, contact the Parks and Recreation Services Department at (912) 351-3852 to receive information on the coach certification and registration process.
WHEN: Thursday, November 8, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Alee Temple, 100 Eisenberg Drive