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Winter Recreational Basketball Information

By Admin, 09/12/23, 10:45AM EDT


Registration is closed

Registration is closed.

Jeff Reba

Jeff Reba

Basketball Commissioner

Season Dates


  • 1st graders: Early January 2024
  • All other players: December 2023
  • 4th grade and Up: Evaluations...

    • EVALUATIONS:  November 18th.
    • Sign up for evaluations COMING SOON!

      ALL active, registered players will be placed on a team. Evaluation of skills is to help leagues form balanced teams. Please plan to have your player attend!

END DATE: Early March 2024

Registration Fee

Early Bird through October 7

  • 1st Grade Boys and 1st Grade Girls: $100
  • 2nd Grade and Up:  $155

On-Time (October 8 - November 11)

  • 1st Grade Boys and 1st Grade Girls: $110
  • 2nd Grade and Up:  $165

Late (Starts November 12 until capacity reached)

  • 1st Grade Boys and 1st Grade Girls: $120
  • 2nd Grade and Up:  $175

$20 discount for additional siblings.


Boys and Girls - Grades 1st - 12th grade as of fall 2023
Boys program is separate from Girls program. It is not a co-ed.


Local schools in the greater Springfield area.


1st grade players: Saturdays

All other players:

  • December: 1 practice during a weekday evening & 1 practice on Saturdays
  • January-March: 1 practice during a weekday evening, 1 game on Saturdays


  • Practices: Day/time/location is selected by league directors  late November.
  • Games: Saturdays. Game schedule will be available late December.


  • Once registered for Winter Basketball,  sign up for an evaluation time for your Winter 2023/2024 athlete. It is very important to have players evaluated to help league directors and coaches draft balanced teams. All active players will be placed on a team. Younger age groups not listed do not have evaluations. 

NOTE: Players MUST BE REGISTERED FOR WINTER 2023/2024 BASKETBALL to participate in evaluations.



Sports Equipment/Uniform Items

Equipment/Uniform Provided by SYC Required?
1st Grade: Basketball Yes, for player to keep
1st Grade: SYC T-shirt Yes, for player to keep
2nd Grade & Up: SYC reversible jersey Yes, for player to keep
1st-3rd Grade: Commemorative award Yes, for player to keep
4th Grade & Up: trophies (or plaques) to 1st place teams only Yes, for player to keep
Gym shorts No Yes
Non-marking shoes (Basketball shoes suggested, sneakers acceptable) No Yes
Game ball for use during games Yes
4th Grade & Up: Practice basketball (Suggest that players bring balls with their names on them. Coaches will have a few to use.) 4th Grade & Up: Official 30' basketball. 1st – 3rd Grades, All girls leagues: Reduced circumference 28.5' basketball) No Yes

Please Note: Information Subject to Change.