Participants ages 3 and 4 years old will be placed on a team coached by VOLUNTEER parent coaches. Each team will be assigned a different T-shirt color. Each week participants work on shooting skills, rebounding skills, dribbling skills, passing skills, and defense skills.
This program is designed to teach the participants the basic FUNdamentals of basketball. The five-week program consists of 2 weeks of learning skills and rotating through drill stations that teach the very basics of the sport. The remaining 3 weeks will consist of game play
At the end of each session every participant will receive a snack and a drink.
Individual awards will be given to each participant after the last session.
Children MUST be at least 3 or 4 years old on the start date of the program.
Where Can I Register?
• If your child is not on a team please contact the office so that your child may be added to the Free Agent List. This will allow us to present the information as we get more volunteer coaches to gather kids on a team.
• If you are registering a team you must contact the office via phone or email to gather the team registration forms.
• If a child is on a team and the team is registered for the season, payments will be accepted by online via RecDesk.
If you have questions or need more information regarding athletics, please reach out to Interim Youth Athletics Supervisor Basilio E. Guerrero at (956) 547-6861.
What will my child learn?
In these clinics children will be taught gross motor skills and the basic foot patterns for basketball, including starting, stopping, running, changing direction and pivoting; and hand-eye co-ordination for basketball featuring passing, catching, dribbling and shooting through playing a range of fun games.
What should my child wear?
Make sure your child is dressed in comfortable fitness attire. Wear sneakers that support easy movement and will not scuff up the gym floor.
What can my child bring to practice and games?Does he/she need to bring their own basketball?
We provide the basketball equipment. Your child is free to bring their own water bottle, towel.
For your health
Always check with your doctor before beginning any new exercise regimen to make sure you are medically able to participate.