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JCC Lady Lions  Basketball

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.

summer 2018 season: April-july 2018


Sunday, March 25, 2018

Girls, 6th-11th Grade  |  1:00-2:30 pm

Tryout age is based on the grade your child was in during the 2017-18 school year. Tryouts will be held in the JCC Gymnasium.

fall/winter season:
august 2018-march 2019

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.


Sunday, March 18 2018

Girls, 3rd-8th Grade  |  1:00-2:30 pm

Tryout age is based on the grade your child will be entering for the 2018-19 school year. Tryouts will be held in the JCC Gymnasium

To register, call the JCC Registrar 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.


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

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.


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.


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

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