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4th-8th Grade, Freshmen under 15 - Boys Select 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.

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.

6th - 8th Grade, Freshmen Under 15 - Boys
Member $529   |   Non Member $699
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
TEAMS ANNOUNCED: Monday, April 7th, 2017
PARENT/COACH MEETING, PRACTICE BEGINS: Monday, April 24, 2017


tournaments

Teams will participate in 5-6 tournaments throughout the summer season. Tournaments and dates to be announced soon!

skill development clinics

May 3 - 31, 2017
Wednesdays, 4:00-5:15pm
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

Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00pm
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.





Fall / Winter 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.

4th - 8th Grade Boys Select Basketball

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


Practice

Mondays & Thursdays  |  7:00-8:30 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.


strength & Speed Clinics

Strength and Speed Clinics focus on developing a young athlete’s performance. JCC coaches will lead the players in developing proper techniques in running, jumping, and agility. Performance drills and nutrition education are vital tools to decrease sports related injuries and improve athlete performance. While clinics are optional, it is strongly encouraged that players take advantage of the additional practice time.


scrimmage Clinics

Scrimmage Clinics are designed to allow the players more opportunities to play the game of basketball. This clinic will be coordinated to have the players develop a better understanding of team basketball. JCC coaches will provide feedback and give the players more extensive knowledge of how to play the game of basketball.


Skill Clinics

Skill 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 players take advantage of this additional practice time. Private lessons are available during the fall/winter season.
 

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.


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


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