Youth Recreation Basketball League

Liberty Parks & Rec's Youth Recreational Basketball League is offered during the winter of each year for boys and girls kindergarten (K)-8th Grade. This program is designed to give participants an introduction to basketball in a relaxed and learning environment. Standings are not kept and each kid is given an equal opportunity to participate.

League Information:

  • League Format: 8 game schedule with 7th/8th Grade on Friday evenings and K-6th Grade on Saturday mornings.
  • Dates: Jan. 5 - March 3, 2018 
    • First Practice: The week of Nov. 13, 2017
  • Divisions: boys and girls leagues for divisions 1st-8th Grade
    • Kindergarten (coed)
    • 1st/2nd Grade 
    • 3rd/4th Grade
    • 5th/6th Grade 
    • 7th/8th Grade 
  • Equipment Provided:  All teams will be provided jerseys and two practice balls. Kindergarten and 1st/2nd Grade players will be given color coded sweat bands in an effort to teach "man to man" guarding
  • Practices:  Each team will practice once during the week and once during the weekend. Once games begin, teams will drop their weekend practice and only practice during the week.
  • Rules: LPR league rules apply
  • Location: Games and practices are held at various schools in Liberty
  • Registration: deadline is Oct. 29, 2017 for K-6th Grade and Nov. 5, 2017 for 7th/8th 
    • Individual registration
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Coaching Information: 

Our program is dependent on volunteer coaches. If you would like to help the program by becoming a coach, please check out our volunteer opportunities. Coaches are allowed to bring in coach picks.  Please submit a team roster prior to the registration deadline and submit to Brittany JohnstonLiberty Parks & Rec has the right to add players to your team if needed in order to make full rosters. Remaining rosters will be filled by the League Coordinator based on a blind draw and the school the children attend. 

Coach's Meetings: 

  • Kindergarten: Nov 6, 6-7:30pm 
  • 1st/2nd Grade: Nov 8, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • 3rd/4th Grade: Nov 8, 7-8:30 p.m. 
  • 5th/6th Grade: Nov 9, 5:30-7 p.m. 
  • 7th/8th Grade: Nov 9, 7-8:30 p.m. 

Winter Schedules

You will be directed to TeamSideline where you can view and print your divisions schedule.
  • Schedules will be available after teams have been formed.