2014 Keller Hoops: Welcome
The Keller Elementary Boys/Girls Basketball program begins its 2014 season with tryouts in December and games/practices in January and February. The season begins January 8, 2014 and ends February 13, 2014 followed by an end-of-season party on February 19, 2013. The program is an instructional, team experience for 4th and 5th grade boys and girls. There will be a total of 8 games, 4 home and 4 away at nearby schools. All games begin at 3:00 PM. Practice time for girls is 2:35 - 3:45 PM and for boys 3:50 - 5:00 PM. There are a total of 12 practices during the 2014 season. See the calendar for specific dates for games and practices.
Tryouts for the 4th/5th grade boys and girls team will be held on December 11, 2013 and December 18, 2013, Participants must attend BOTH days. Girls go first, at 2:35 PM on 12/11, followed by the boys at 3:50 PM. The order is reversed on 12/18. Final team rosters will be announced the afternoon of December 20, 2013. Each tryout participant will be given written notice of results. Students who do not make the team are encouraged to attend Basketball Camp.
The Basketball Camp is open to any 3rd-4th-5th grader not playing on the school team. Basketball Camp offers beginning student athletes an introduction to the game, its rules, and the opportunity to develop basketball skills and fundamentals. Participants must register in advance and attend the Parent Meeting (see below) with a parent or guardian. The Basketball Camp is on Fridays, 2:35 - 3:45 PM. This is NOT a drop-in activity. There are a total of 5 camp practices plus a season ending scrimmage. Basketball Camp runs 1/10/2014 - 2/14/2014 - see the calendar for specific dates.
IMPORTANT: All students who want to tryout for the team, as well as those attending Basketball Camp, must register in advance. Look under Forms and Handouts for the Parent Permission Slips. There is a mandatory Parent Meeting that all student athletes must attend, along with a parent or guardian, in order to participate on the Keller Team or in Basketball Camp. The Parent Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 5:30 PM.
See the site calendar for details/dates/times of tryouts, practices, games and Basketball Camp sessions.