The Milford Recreation Department announces registration for the 2017-18 Youth Basketball Season will begin on Friday, August 25 at 9:00 a.m.
The teams and coaches that participated together last season will remain together, as they always have, but everyone will still need to register.
New individual players or players looking to change teams will be able to register for the league and will be placed on teams by the player evaluation draft. Those interested in coaching should also register.
Teams will practice once a week and play games once a week on week nights in the Milford Recreation Department's League. Teams will also be eligible participate in the Milford Knights Pre-Season Tournament and the CT HOOPFEST Tournament.
Player evaluation for new players and those looking to change teams will be held at the Parsons Complex Gymnasium on Friday, October 6 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Times and location will be emailed to all registered by Tuesday, October 3. Practices will begin the week of October 9 and games are scheduled to begin the week of November 27.
There will not be any Player Evaluations for the Girls Basketball League.
The registration fee is $125 per child.
Registration for the Milford Recreation Department's popular Developmental Basketball Program (Boys & Girls grades 2 & 3) will begin on Friday, September 15.
For more information and to register, please visit www.milfordrecreation.com
For those players interested in playing travel basketball, Milford Knights Basketball (“MKB”) will be kicking off the 2017-18 season with tryouts in September (dates to be announced). Practices will begin in October with games starting the following month. The MKB program provides Milford boys and girls from fourth through eighth grades with the opportunity to play an extensive basketball season. Teams typically play 35-40 games. This program is separate and distinct from the Milford Recreation Department basketball league. For more information go to www.milfordknights.com
The MKB program is seeking qualified adults to act as team coaches. If you are interested in volunteering, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org Include your contact information, the grade and gender you would like to coach, and your qualifications.