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Youth Basketball

Our youth basketball programs focus on good sportsmanship, developing fundamental basketball skills and a fun, quality experience for every kid. Learn more about our upcoming programs below.

Upcoming Basketball Programs

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Winter Kettering Youth Basketball

This recreational program will emphasize fundamentals, skill development, sportsmanship and fun! Teams are limited to 10 players, so everyone will play at least two quarters of each game.

Registration DEADLINE is Sunday, November 15. After this date, players can sign up for the wait list. After teams have been created, players may be added based on availability by calling 937-296-2587 or coming to the front desk of the Kettering Recreation Complex.

This 1st-12th grade program will practice during the week for one hour at the Kettering Recreation Complex or at local elementary schools and have games on Saturdays during the regular season (beginning Saturday, January 11 - February 22). Make-up game date will be Saturday February 29.

ALL coaches are VOLUNTEERS. If you're interested in coaching a team, please contact the Sports Supervisor at 937-296-2587. We are always looking for new coaches, so please don't be shy! During the season, the total commitment will be approximately two hours a week: one hour for practice, and one hour for games on Saturdays.

Important dates to remember:

*Sunday, November 15- Registration deadline. After this, players may sign up for the wait list and added based on availability. Once teams are formed, may be added by calling 937-296-2587 or coming to the Kettering Recreation Complex.

Mandatory COACHES meeting on Sunday, November 29
Pee-Wee- 4th Grade- 1 p.m.
5th-High School- 2 p.m.
Optional PARENTS information meetings 3 p.m.

Meetings will be in the Multipurpose Room, inside of the Kettering Recreation Complex with social distancing protocols in place.

*It is recommended that anyone new to the program attend to get general information about the league.

When you register, please indicate the school your child attends, and we will ATTEMPT to team them up with other children that attend the same school. Grouping by school, coach requests and/or player requests are not guaranteed.

For additional information, contact Sports Supervisor at 937-296-3344

View details and enroll in boys' league

View details and enroll in girls' league

Pee Wee Basketball

Winter Kettering Junior Basketball

This recreational program will emphasize fundamentals, skill development, sportsmanship, and fun! This league is designed for children that are between 4-6 years old and have not started 1st grade yet. Teams are limited to 8 players to ensure plenty of playing time.

Registration DEADLINE is Sunday, November 15. After this date, players can sign up for the wait list. After teams have been created, players may be added based on availability by calling 937-296-2587 or coming to the front desk of the Kettering Recreation Complex.

There will be two Saturday morning practices in December (5 and 12) and then possible additional practices over the holiday break (based off of coach and gym availability).

There will be six weeks of games on Sundays that will run from January 10- February 14. During this times team will NOT practice during the week or on Saturdays.

ALL coaches are VOLUNTEERS. If you're interested in coaching a team, please contact the Sports Supervisor 937-296-3344. We are always looking for new coaches, so please don't be shy! During the season, the total commitment will be approximately one hour per week.

We will attempt to honor all player and coaches requests, however please note that requests are not guaranteed.

Location: Kettering Recreation Complex

Ages: 4 - 6

Fees: $55 Kettering residents; $65 non-residents

View the registration page and enroll now!


For questions or information please contact:
Jake Hensel
937-296-3344
Jacob.Hensel@Ketteringoh.org


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