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GRD Youth Basketball Leagues will be getting started in the upcoming weeks. Please see the Parent Info Sheets below for the Kindergarten, 1st/2nd, 3rd/4th & 5th/6th Grade Leagues. These documents should answer many of your questions but feel free to reach out to Chris Skidmore at 740.587.2013 with any questions.
Player Evaluations (3rd/4th Grade Division & 5th/6th Grade Division)
The season kicks off with a mandatory player evaluation on Sunday, 11/9/14 at GHS (see schedule below):
3rd/4th Grade Boys: 1pm-1:55pm
5th/6th Grade Boys: 2pm-2:55pm
3rd/4th Grade Girls: 3pm-3:55pm
5th/6th Grade Girls: 4pm-4:55pm
All players registered in the 3rd/4th & 5th/6th Grade divisions are required to attend. Players will be evaluated on their skills and ability level, including shooting, dribbling and passing. GHS Basketball Coaches will run the Evaluations while GRD Volunteer Head Coaches will utilize this information to draft teams with the goal being to have teams as balanced as possible.
MANDATORY Youth Winter Sports Parent Meeting, Held 11/25
Is your child participating in a GRD Youth Basketball League (K – 8th Grade) or GRD Wrestling (K – 6th Grade) this winter? If so, please plan on attending the GRD Winter Youth Sports Parent Meeting on Tuesday, November 25th, 6:30pm in the GHS Theatre. The meeting will be led by Chris Skidmore, GRD Youth Sports Coordinator & Andy Wildman, GRD Executive Director. The goal of the meeting will be to best prepare our GRD Youth Sports Parents for a positive and worthwhile experience for the upcoming season. Various topics will be discussed including parent/coach communication, sportsmanship, playing time, safety, etc. We will also take questions and provide parents with protocol for how to handle various situations that may arise. We look forward to seeing you there! *NOTE: Travel basketball parents do not attend because you have already had your parent meeting.
Congrats to the GRD 3rd/4th Grade Girls Soccer team for capturing the C.E.S.A Tournament Championship last weekend – nice work ladies!