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Lady Lions Select Basketball
3rd - 8th Grade Girls

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.


Upcoming Tryouts


summer select season: april-July 2017

Practice and tournaments begin in April. Each team will participate in tournaments in Omaha and neighboring states, all within a few hours drive. While most tournaments are scheduled on Saturday and Sunday, one or two may include Thursday and/or Friday.
GIRLS: 6th-8th Grade
Member $529   |   Non Member $699
DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM HERE.
Fees are determined by the cost of the entire season. The cost includes weekly practices, tournament fees, and skill clinics. Uniform is not included - additional uniform fee for new players.
 

TRYOUTS: Sunday, April 2, 2017  |  4:00-5:00pm
TEAMS ANNOUNCED: Monday, April 7th, 2017
DEPOSIT DUE: Friday, April 21, 2017 (A $250 deposit is required to secure child's spot on team)
PARENT/COACH MEETING, PRACTICE BEGINS: Monday, April 24, 2017
Meeting will take place 15 minutes before practice begins.
Practice held on Mondays and Thursdays, 5:30-7:00 p.m. (Practice times subject to change)


tournaments

Teams will participate in 5-6 tournaments throughout the summer season. Tournaments subject to change.
MAY 19-21  |  OMAHA, NE
JUNE 2-4   |  OMAHA, NE
JUNE 23-25  |  SIOUX FALLS, SD
JULY 14-16  |  OMAHA, NE
JULY 28-30  |  KANSAS CITY, MO


skill development clinics

May 3-24 & June 7-21, 2017
Wednesdays, 4:00-5:00pm
Skill Development Clinics are coordinated and led by JCC coaches. Clinics are a great way to compliment team practices and give players an opportunity to enhance their development for competition. While clinics are optional, it is strongly encouraged that players take advantage of this additional practice time.


open gym

Beginning May 2017
Wednesdays, 5:00-7:00pm
Players are invited to attend our scheduled open gym time where they will have the ability to practice their skills with their peers. A JCC Coach will supervise, but the open gym time is not structured. It is designed for the players to interact with their peers and have FUN.






fall/winter select season:
august 2017-march 2018

Each team will participate in a Fall and Winter league through an Omaha area organization. Games will begin in October. Tournament and games will be scheduled in the Omaha area and played on Saturdays and Sundays during the season.

3rd - 8th Grade Girls


To register, call Laura Wine at (402) 334-6419. Full payment must be made at time of registration.
Fees are determined by the cost of the entire season (September - March). The cost includes weekly practices, tournament fee, coaching fees, and open gym time. Uniform is not included - additional uniform fee for new players.


Practice

Wednesdays  |  6:00-7:30 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. As the season progresses, Coaches will evaluate and provide feedback to the players. Practices are mandatory. A parent meeting will be held 30 minutes before practice starts on beginning practice date.


Open Gym

Tuesdays  |  5:30-7:30 pm
Players are invited to attend our scheduled open gym time where they will have the ability to practice their skills with their peers. A JCC Coach will supervise, but the open gym time is not structured. It is designed for the players to interact with their peers and have FUN.


Philosophy

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.


Coaches

All JCC select head coaches are highly qualified instructors whose main objective is to create a positive environment and teach the fundamentals of basketball and how to play the game. All of our coaches are professionals. The JCC is very particular about who we have representing our program and most importantly, working with your child. Coaches are directed by the Athletic Director and the Basketball Coordinator. The entire staff is dedicated to teach the young players passion for the game!


For more information Contact:

Jonathan Crossley - Assistant Director of Athletics & Basketball Coordinator
(402) 590-2141 or jcrossley@jccomaha.org

Lynette Brannen, Director of Athletic Programming
(402) 590-2144  lbrannen@jccomaha.org