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jcc select basketball Mission

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.

Be sure to check out our Premiere Sports Camps, including our College All-Stars Basketball Camp!

2016 JCC Select Summer basketball

Didn’t make the tryout?
Not to worry, we are still accepting spots on teams! To schedule an appointment or for more information on Select basketball, contact Jonathan Crossley, JCC Basketball Coordinator at (402) 590-2144. Returning players must attend try-outs.


To learn more about Summer Select Basketball click HERE.

Fall/Winter Team Tryouts

Sunday, April 17, 2016
Tryouts will be held in the JCC Basketball Gymnasium. Registration is required. For more tryout information contact Jonathan Crossley, JCC Basketball Coordinator. Returning players must attend try-outs.

Girls: 3rd-8th Grade*   |  3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Boys: 3rd-8th Grade*   |  5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
*According to the grade your child will be in as of Fall 2016

To schedule an appointment or for more information on Select basketball tryouts, call (402) 590-2144.

Download registration form HERE.


Want More?

For more  on our 1st - 2nd Grade Little Lions Basketball Team, click here.

For more on our 3rd Grade Boys Select Team, click here.

For more on our 4th-8th Grade Boys Select Teams, click here.

For more on our Lady Lions Select Basketball, click here.


Our 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 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 Coordinator. The entire staff is dedicated to teach the young players passion for the game!

Practice

All practices will be coached by the teams 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 through written assessments. Teams will practice a minimum of two nights a week and will be strongly encouraged to attend skill clinics. Practice schedules will be determined after the teams are announced.


Select Basketball Season 

All practices will be coached 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. Teams will practice a minimum of two nights a week and will be strongly encouraged to attend skill clinics. Practice schedules will be determined after the teams are announced.

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.


Fees

Program fees are determined by the season that the player participants in. The cost of each program includes weekly practices, tournament fees, coaching fees, and skill clinics. A deposit of $250 must be paid before any player can participate in the team placement. **Additional uniform fee for new players**

For more information Contact:

Jonathan Crossley,  Assistant Director of Athletics / Basketball Coordinator
(402)590-2141  |  jcrossley@jccomaha.org

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