Youth Basketball Leagues

Youth Basketball Winter League consists of an 8-game regular season. Games are played on weekends against other Carol Stream teams and surrounding communities. Practices are scheduled by the coach – two practices per week prior to games, one practice per week once games begin. Grades 1 and 2 are provided t-shirts. Grades 3-8 must purchase team jersey at Fountain View or Simkus Recreation Centers. Volunteer coaches needed. Practice start dates for winter leagues usually start end of November/early December. Winter game schedule starts after the new year. League age brackets are as follows:  Grade 1/2 – coed, Grade 3 boys, Grade 4 boys, Grade 3/4 girls, Grade 5/6 boys, Grade 5/6 girls, Grade 7/8 boys, Grade 7/8 girls.

Youth Basketball Summer League consists of an 8-game regular season. Games are played on Sundays against other Carol Stream teams and surrounding communities. Practices are scheduled by the coach. The season starts at the end of May. T-shirts are provided. League age brackets are as follows:  Grade 1/2 coed, Grade 3/4 boys, Grade 3/4 girls, Grade 5/6 boys, Grade 5/6 girls, Grade 7/8 boys, Grade 7/8 girls.

Instructional Youth Fall Basketball League is designed to introduce participants, between 4 to 6 years of age, to the basics of basketball. T-shirt included in fee. Games normally played on Saturdays at Simkus Recreation Center. Start date is mid October.

Instructional Leagues (Preschool & Kindergarden) - Fall

Season starts mid-October, ends mid-December.

  • Eight game season.
  • Teams play once per week on Saturday.

Team tee shirt and participation trophy included with registration fee.

 

Important Dates

Event Age Date Time / Location
Early Bird Deadline Pre-K (U6) September 4
Regular Registration Deadline Pre-K (U6) September 25
Coach Meeting (Coaches only) Pre-K (U6) TBD TBD
Meet and Greet Pre-K (U6) 1:30-2:30pm/SRC Gym
Opening Weekend Pre-K (U6) October 7  Simkus
Picture Day Pre-K (U6) October 8 TBD

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Youth - Summer

Inter-Village league. Local travel may be required.
Practices Begin – Week of May 29
Games Begin – June 11

  • 8 game season.
  • Two practices per week until games start.
  • When games start, one practice and one to two games game per week.

Games are primarily on Sunday with a possible weeknight game.

T-shirt included with registration.

Rules, Schedules and Standings

COED
Grade 1-2 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee
COED
Grade 3-4 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee
Grade 5-6 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee
Grade 7-8 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee
GIRLS
Grade 3-4 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee
Grade 5-6 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee
Grade 7-8 Practice Schedule Game Schedule Referee

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Youth - Winter

League Information (Boys)

House league. All games played in Carol Stream.

Season starts late November, ends mid to late March.

  • 8 game season.
  • Single game elimination post season for Grades 3 and up.
  • Two practices per week until games start; one weekday, one weekend.
  • When games start, one practice and one to two games game per week.
  • Games are primarily on Saturday and/or Sunday with a possible weeknight game.

Team jersey required, not included with registration fee; available for purchase at the Fountain View Recreation Center or Simkus Recreation Center.

League Information (Girls)

Intervillage league. Local travel required. Home games in Carol Stream

Season runs late November, ends mid to late March.

  • 8 game season
  • +1 Game Playoff
  • Two practices per week until games start; one weekday, one weekend.
  • When games start, one practice and one to two games game per week.
  • Games are primarily on Saturday and/or Sunday with a possible weeknight game.

Team jersey required, not included with registration fee; available for purchase at the Fountain View Recreation Center or Simkus Recreation Center.

Important Dates

Event Grade Date   Time Location
Early Bird Deadline 1-8 Grade October 16
Regular Registration Deadline 1-8 Grade October 31
Player Evaluation (All players must attend) 3 Boys November 5 12:00-1:00pm Glenbard North
Player Evaluation (All players must attend) 4 Boys and 3/4 Girls November 5 1:15- 2:15pm Glenbard North
Player Evaluation (All players must attend) 5-6 Boys and Girls November 5 2:30-3:30pm Glenbard North
Player Evaluation (All players must attend) 7-8 Boys and Girls November 5 3:45-4:45pm Glenbard North
Coach Meeting (Coaches only) ALL November 7 6:00-7:30 Simkus
Team Formation/Team Draft ALL November 15 6:00-9:00pm Fountain View
Meet and Greet 1-2 Grade Coed November 19 12-12:30pm Glenbard North
Meet and Greet 3 Grade Boys November 19 12:45- 1:15pm Glenbard North
Meet and Greet 4 Grade Boys November 19 1:30-2:00pm Glenbard North
Meet and Greet All Girls November 19 2:15-2:45pm Glenbard North
Meet and Greet 5-8 Grade Boys November 19 3:00-3:30pm Glenbard North
Practice Starts All November 27
Games Start All January 6
Picture Day 1-8 Grade TBD TBD Simkus

Rules, Schedules and Standings

COED
Grade 1 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
Grade 2 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
BOYS
Grade 3 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
Grade 4 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
Grade 5-6 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
Grade 7-8 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
GIRLS
Grade 3-4 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
Grade 5-6 Practice Schedule Game Schedule
Grade 7-8 Practice Schedule Game Schedule

 

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