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1st Grade | Micro Basketball is a great way to introduce your 1st grader to the sport of basketball. With coaches focusing on low pressure development during a seven-week season, players will participate in 25-minute practices followed by 24-minute games each week.

Micro Basketball League

League Description

Micro Basketball is a great way to introduce your 1st grader to the sport of basketball. With coaches focusing on low pressure development during a seven-week season, players will participate in 25-minute practices followed by 24-minute games each week. The players will play 5 vs. 5 and rules will be modified. Teams are formed based on school, grade, and previous team participation.

Ages

1st Grade

Registration Information

Registration for the YMCA Winter Micro Basketball League is now available.

Early Registration Deadline: October 11 (The fee will be an additional $10 after the early registration deadline)

Middle Registration Deadline: November 7 (The fee will be an additional $30 after the middle registration deadline)

Late Registration Deadline: November 8 or after

 

Game Days

7 Games will be on Saturdays afternoons or Sundays afternoons starting January 14/15.

Game Locations

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

 

Uniforms

A reversible over-the-shoulder navy-white mesh jersey will be required. The jersey will be used each year for YMCA Micro and Recreational Basketball. Cost is $15. Players who have a YMCA Basketball jersey from previous seasons can continue to wear it.

Fees

Lincoln YMCA Members $46 | Community Members $56

Other Equipment

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

Staff

Claire Cantwell, Program Director | ccantwell@ymcalincoln.org | 402-434-9216