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Little Lions Youth Basketball

1st -2nd grade Boys & Girls

Join the Little Lions Youth Basketball Program and enhance basketball skills such as dribbling, shooting, passing, footwork, defense, and teamwork.
The JCC basketball programs mission is to teach the fundamentals of basketball in a manner that promotes sportsmanship, fair play, and teamwork. Coaches will maintain a safe and positive environment so each player can reach their potential while having fun. Players will be set up for success to improve and polish their skills with proper offense and defense fundamentals.

Fall/Winter Open house

Sunday, September 10th  |  3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Come learn more about the JCC Little Lions Basketball Team and Little Lions League! All K-2nd graders and their parents are invited to the JCC gymnasium to shoot some hoops and have some fun with their future teammates and coaches! You can also register for the upcoming Fall/Winter season. For more information, please call the Athletic Department at (402) 590-2141.

Fall / Winter Season

2016/2017 Fall & Winter: October - March
6:00 - 7:00 p.m., Wednesdays

1st  grade
Member: $230  |  Non: $290  |  17-001FW
Uniform fee: $62

2nd grade
Member: $230  |  Non: $290  |  code: 17-002FW
Uniform fee: $62

Full payment must be made at time of registration. Fees are determined by the cost of the entire season chosen. The cost includes weekly practices, coaching fees, and open gym time. Uniform is not included - additional uniform fee for new players.

Looking for a team?
For individual registration information, click HERE

Already have a team?
Join the Little Lions League! Learn more HERE!


Wednesdays, 6:00-7:00 pm
All practices will be led by the team's Head Coach in a fun and structured environment. Coaches will instruct on the fundamentals of the game and skill development.


Our belief is that individuals improve by being taught fundamental skills and concepts that will make them better players. We stress team play and learning the proper offensive and defensive fundamentals in a positive environment. Teams will play in leagues and tournaments that will challenge them. Our goal is to provide an atmosphere where kids can learn basketball; compete and develop a passion and excitement to play the game the right way.

For more information, contact:

Jonathan Crossley,  Assistant Director of Athletics / Basketball Coordinator
(402)590-2141  |

Lynette Brannen
, Director of Athletic Programming
(402) 590-2144  |

REGISTER online, or by calling Laura Wine at (402) 334-6419 or Member Services at (402) 334-6426.