League play runs from November through February, for boys and girls teams from 2nd through 8th grade.
Levels of Play:
Division 1: This level of competition is intended for kids who have been playing basketball consistently and understand fundamentals of ball handling and basic game rules. Teams that have played together in other leagues for at least 1 year should consider playing at this level. Returning AYL teams that have a greater than 50% winning record AND 60% or more of their players returning are encouraged to play at this level.
Division 2: This level of competition is intended for kids who desire a competitive basketball experience but may not have been playing on a consistent team in previous years or are just moving up from a recreational league.
All teams will be reviewed by the Basketball Board to determine if further division of age groups is necessary, based on teams registered. Divisions within age groups will be split into further groups: West, East, South and Midwest. The Board will work together to create groups based on standings history and coach information to provide for better competitive matchups. Based on number of teams registered, separate playoff and championship games may be provided for groups as appropriate.
2017 Thunder Registration Fees are as follows:
$250.00 for Registration done between 8/7/2017-8/31/2017
After 8/31/2017 a $20.00 Late fee will be assesed
Registration fee does not include Equipment or Uniforms.
We are committed to making Thunder Basketball available to all players. We are proud to offer a limited number of partial and full basketball scholarships, which are based solely on demonstrated need. Please email Heather Flood at email@example.com for any questions you may have.