Playing sports is more than just exercise. Besides being physically healthier, you develop higher self-esteem and a healthier body image. We emphasize healthy competition, teamwork and individual development, and most of all…fun!
We offer winter and spring leagues. Click the link below to see current offerings.
Kindergarten – 1st Grade : Everyone plays in these instructional leagues grouped by grade. Boys and girls learn basketball skills, team play and sportsmanship. Volunteer coaches teach basic skills and game play in this co-ed instructional league. Kindergarten: 25 min. practice followed by 35 min. game. Grade 1: 40 min. practices & 1 hour games.
2nd Grade Basketball League:Structured team play means athletes better learn the flow of the game.Teams will execute man-to-man and zone defenses. Teams will be formed
after evaluations. 40 min. practices and 1 hour games.
3rd & 4th Grade Mini-Travel Basketball League: Games and playoffs are full-court play with certified officials at the Westfield Area Y, the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Y and the JCC in Scotch Plains.
Ages 10-14 Winter Travel Basketball League: NJ Travel Basketball League is a competitive full-court play league with certified referees. Games are primarily on the weekends with Friday night home games. Practice schedules are available after tryouts. Season is November-March and ends with a double elimination tournament. Each team will have no more than a 12 person roster. 12 & Under and 14 & Under teams. Y membership required prior to tryout. No credits or refunds. Team jersey included.
Volunteer coaches teach basic skills and game play in this co-ed league. A great way to introduce your child to team play.
2017-18 Basketball League Sponsors
Anthony James Construction, Auto Spa of Westfield (Faris Corp), Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Creative Dental Care PA, Family Chiropractic of Clark, Finestein & Malloy LLC, Gersch Orthodontics, Ivy Rehab Physical Therapy, Michael Robert Construction, Speech and Hearing Associates, The Swan Brothers, Weldon Asphalt, Westfield Dental Associates, Westfield Pediatric Dental Group