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Stanley S. Lane Youth Basketball League

Stanley Lane Basketball Leagues

Co-ed and Girls Winter Leagues

January 6 – March 10, 2019

 

The Stanley Lane Basketball League is a developmental program that focuses on skill building, teamwork, and sportsmanship. We use the USA Basketball Youth Guidelines as a guide for our approach, and all teams are coached by our Riverdale Y professional staff.

In grades 1-2, we focus on fundamentals through a clinic-style approach, and coaches play during scrimmages to support the learning process. Grades 3-4 and 5-6 play weekly games where coaches continue to support skill development with a focus on team play and strategy, and with attention to balanced playing time. In grades 7-12, coaches increase the level of strategy and skill expectation in a gradually more competitive environment, with attention to teamwork and sportsmanship.

We are excited to introduce a Girls League for grades 6-8, which offers the opportunity for middle-school girls to develop their basketball skills and strategy in a girls only environment.

The Stanley Lane League follows the Values and Expectations for Riverdale Y Athletics.

Important Dates

  • Pre-Season Workouts: Sun, December 23 and 30
  • Team warm-ups and games on Sundays at the Y or P.S. 81, beginning Sun, January 6
  • Weekly Basketball Clinics on Mondays, Tuesdays (Girls League), and Thursdays, beginning Mon, January 7

 

Registration

General Rate: $325
Member Rate: $275

Registration includes team t-shirts and end-of-season trophies.

Pre-Season Workouts

Sunday, December 23 and 30

 

Co-ed League
  • Grades 1-4: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
  • Grades 5-8: 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
  • Grades 9-12: 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

 

Girls’ League
  • Grades 6-8: 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

 

Game and Weekly Clinics Schedule

Sundays

All warm-ups and games will be played on Sundays with the younger players scheduled for early to mid-afternoon, and the older players scheduled for late afternoon or evening.

Girls League warm-ups and games will be scheduled for mid to late afternoon on Sundays. Times will be finalized toward the end of the registration period.

 

Weekly Basketball Clinics

Co-ed League

Mondays
  • Grades 1-2: 6 PM – 6:50 PM
  • Grades 3-4: 7 PM – 7:50 PM
Thursdays
  • Grades 5-6: 6 PM – 6:50 PM
  • Grades 7-9: 7 PM – 7:50 PM
  • Grades 10-12: 8 PM – 8:50 PM

Girls League

Tuesdays
  • Grades 6-8: 6 PM – 6:50 PM

The family of Mr. Stanley Lane has created a scholarship program to honor the memory of this long-time Y member. Scholarships of up to $100 are available for families who need financial assistance to participate in the Stanley Lane basketball leagues.

Contact Jhoan deJesus for an application form.
(jdejesus@riverdaley.org)