9th - 12th Grade | The YMCA High School Basketball League is a fun, competitive league with registered referees and an eight-game season. 

High School Basketball League

League Description

The YMCA High School Basketball League is a fun, competitive league with registered referees and an eight-game season. 

 

Ages

9th - 12th Grade.

 

Registration Information

Registration deadline for the 2020-21 season will be on December 11.

 

Game Days

Games will be on Saturday or Sunday afternoons. The season will begin the weekend of January 16/17 for an 8 game season.

 

Game Locations

Lincoln Public Schools facilities (specific sites to be determined).

We will be following all Lincoln-Lancaster County Department of Health DHM"S, as well as the Lincoln Public School guidelines from non LPS organizations. As of December 10, Non-LPS Youth Organizations must limit spectators to only one spectator per youth participant.

  • Face Masks:
      • Required to be worn by coaches at all times.
      • Required to be worn by any adult spectator that is attending the game/practice. (Reminder:  one adult spectator per player can attend)
      • Required to be worn by the players during practice. 

NOTE: During full court scrimmage sessions, masks are strongly recommended.  Players that can wear mask during these scrimmages should do so.  

      • Required to be worn by players during games when they are on the bench, walking to/from the court, waiting to be subbed into game, and during warm up periods.
      • Strongly recommend those athletes that are able to wear mask during game competition or practice scrimmage sessions do so. (American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation)
    • Practices that are held at LPS facilities.
      • There is a maximum of TWO coaches per team.
      • The participating athlete.
      • One adult per participant (from the same household as the participant)
      • No siblings or more than one adult per participant is allowed in LPS facility for practices.
    • Fan attendance for games.
      • One adult per participant (from the same household as the participant) in LPS facilities. 
      • Adult spectator must walk in to the LPS facility with the participating athlete. No other adults will be allowed in the LPS Facility that are not accompanied with the athlete.
      • NO siblings, extended family or more than one adult per participant is allowed in LPS facility for games. 
      • No chairs are provided so please bring your own chair and stand or sit on opposite side from teams. 
      • Fans must keep six (6) feet of social distancing between adult(s). 
    • Coaches must take attendance of those that attend practice/game each week.
      • Coaches must keep a log for entire season with the date(s) of the practice/game, facility location and the time their team is in a LPS facility.

 

Uniforms

Teams must wear the official YMCA High School Basketball League jersey included in the registration fee.

 

Fees

Lincoln YMCA Members $60 per player | Non-members $70 per player

 

Other Equipment

Jewelry is not allowed to be worn during YMCA Youth Sports activities. This includes earrings (earrings cannot be taped).

 

Staff

Troy Pekas, Program Director | tpekas@ymcalincoln.org | 402-434-9215