Mid-Isle Magic U14 Boys Tryouts

Tuesday, March 20 @ St. Jean Elementary (Stewart St doors)

Registration 5:30-6:00 PM

On floor tryout 6:00 – 7:30 PM

Thursday, March 22 @ Charlottetown Rural 7:00 PM- 8:30 PM (new time/location)

Town of Cornwall - Spring Basketball Program

The Town of Cornwall will be running a youth spring basketball program geared towards skill development as well as an introduction to the game.

The overall program leader will be former UPEI Basketball player Greg Lucas with staff from various high school basketball programs throughout the Maritimes.

The program schedule is as follows:

Mondays and Wednesday (April 16-May 16)

5:30-6:15pm Grades 1-2

6:30-7:30pm Grades 3-4

7:30-8:30pm Grades 5-6

Cost of the program is $40 ($50 for non resident). All sessions will be at Westwood Elementary School.

To register please go to www.cornwallpe.ca or call 902-566-2354

Mid-Isle Magic U14 Girls Tryouts

First tryout for the U-14 girls Mid-Isle Magic basketball team:

Monday, March 19 @ Stonepark Intermediate
Registration 6:30-7:00
On floor tryout 7:00-8:30

Future tryouts to be announced at later date.

Learn to Train Course This Spring

Basketball PEI is planning a Learn to Train course this spring. If you are interested in taking the course, contact Trent Whitty – Trent@basketballpei.ca (902)368-4986


Learn to Train


April 5th – 7th, 2018

Learning Facilitators:

 Ted Johnston


 April 5th & 6th 6 PM – 9 PM (Classroom); April 7th 9 AM – 4 PM (On-court)




Register on Game Plan (directions below)


Contact Trent Whitty – Trent@basketballpei.ca or (902)368-4986

Course Cost: 


Evaluation Fee:


  • To Register on GamePlan:
  • Go to https://gameplanbasketball.ca/
  • Look to the right side of a screen where it says “Game Plan Login”. If you are already a member, great! If not, you have to register. When registering it will give you the option to become a full member which is $50 or you can take a “free” option. This decision is completely up to you.
  • Once you are logged in and/or registered, pick “Workshops.” The page will indicate all the workshops we have set up right now
  • Select “Register” for “Learn to Train” 

2018 Red Rock Registration is Now Open!

Last year saw 39 teams compete in the Red Rock Classic. We invite all teams back that have participated in previous years as well as any new teams!

Tournament Details:

Dates: May 25-27, 2018
Registration fee: $425
Deadline to register: May 4th, 2018
Location: Charlottetown, PEI
Host Hotel: Rodd Royalty. To reserve your rooms using the Red Rock rate, call Stephanie at (902)629-1141.

Looking to register? Sign up by filling in a registration form: (PDFWord) and returning to Trent@basketballpei.ca at Basketball PEI. Teams will not be considered registered until Basketball PEI has received this completed form as well as the $425 registration fee. Cheques can be made payable to Basketball PEI. E-transfer can be sent to Trent@basketballpei.ca.

The first 8 teams registered for each division will get priority. Register early to ensure your spot!

Any questions, please contact Basketball PEI Executive Director Trent Whitty at (902)368-4986 or Trent@basketballpei.ca.

Basketball PEI Provincial Training Program

Basketball PEI starting to identify players and coaches for the provincial boys and girls U13, U15, & U17 teams for 2018. Athletes born in 2000 or later are eligible to play for one of the provincial teams. If you are hoping to play for a provincial team in the summer of 2018, this program is strongly encouraged. Anyone wanting to play as an over-ager on the U17 teams should also attend this program. The first two sessions were on November 19th and November 26th.

Remaining dates:

Jan. 21
10AM-12PM Female Rural
12PM-2PM Male Rural
Feb. 18 (*moved from January 28th)
10AM-12PM Male Rural
12PM-2PM Female Rural
Mar. 11
(*moved from December 10th)
10AM-12PM Male Rural
12PM-2PM Female Rural
Mar. 18
10AM-12PM Female Rural
12PM-2PM Male Rural
Apr 8
10AM-12PM Male Rural
12PM-2PM Female Rural
Apr. 15
10AM-12PM Female Rural
12PM-2PM Male Rural

*All session will be on Sunday as to avoid school sport and the sessions will be 2 hours.

Cost: $80

Includes: 16 hours of on-court training & a Basketball PEI reversible jersey

For players born in 2000 or later, please fill out the 2018 Provincial Training Program Form (PDF) and send it to Trent@basketballpei.ca to register for the program.

**If you are a basketball coach and want to help in the process of identifying players, please contact Trent Whitty (Trent@basketballpei.ca) to indicate your interest level.

East Wiltshire Basketball Camp

Basketball camps will be running again this year starting Saturday, April 14th/2018 at East Wiltshire Intermediate School. Each camp session will be 1 hour and consist of drills and skills followed by a game. The camp will run for 8 consecutive weeks and finish on Saturday, June 2nd. The cost of the program will be $40 with limited space available. Registration will be Saturday, March 10th (10 am – 12 noon) at East Wiltshire Intermediate School.

Camp 1 (9am-10am) – for grades 4,5,6 (Boys and Girls)

Camp 2 (10am-11am) – for grades 7,8,9 (Boys)

Camp 3 (11am-12pm) – for grades 7,8,9 (Girls)

Camp Dates

April 14

April 21

April 28

May 5

May 12

May 19

May 26

June 2

Contact:  Troy MacCallum  (902) 940-3627

* Reminder to bring a water bottle, indoor sneakers and your basketball, if you have one.

Basketball PEI/ADL 2016-2017 Annual Awards

We recognize the amount of hard work and dedication to the sport of basketball that has taken place over this past year and we are pleased to announce the winners of the 2016-2017 Basketball PEI awards.

The award presentation occurred on Sunday, February 4th, 2018.

Award Winners:

Bantam Male: Spencer Rossiter 

Bantam Female: Sydney Strain

Junior Male: Adam Ryan

Junior Female: Nikki Arsenault

Volunteer: Darryl Gaudet

Administrator: Brenda Brydon

Official: Matthew McNally

Coach: Reagh Vidito

Senior Male: Jack MacAulay

Senior Female: Jenna Mae Ellsworth

Team: Charlottetown Rural “AAA” Girls


Congratulations to the 2016-2017 award winners!

Call For Coaches: 2018 Provincial Team Coaching Applications Being Accepted

Basketball PEI has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2018 Provincial Team Program. Basketball PEI will be accepting Head and Assistant Coach Applications for U13, U15, & U17 provincial team programs. You may apply as an individual or as a coaching staff. Interested candidates (both those with interest in being the head coach and assistant coach) are to apply by Wednesday, January 31st at 4 pm. In your application, please indicate which team you are applying to coach (you may apply for more than one position). Please note, candidates will then go through an interview process the week of February 5th to 9th. Coaches will be in place and announced by Friday, February 16th. Provincial team tryouts will begin no earlier than April 16th.

To Apply:

Prior to applying, read the criteria for Provincial Coaches: Basketball PEI Coaching Criteria

Fill in an application form (online or word). Applications can be submitted to Executive Director, Trent Whitty via in-person, mail, or e-mail.

*All coaches must complete a Criminal Record Check and a Vulnerable Sector Check.


Wednesday, January 31st at 4pm=> Deadline to apply for a Provincial Team Coaching Position (both those interested in head coach and assistant coach positions, male and female teams)

February 5th to 9th=> Coaching Interviews being conducted

Friday, February 16th=> Announcement of 2017 Provincial Team Coaches

Monday, April 16th=> Provincial Team Programs may begin the tryout process

You can email your application to Basketball PEI Executive Director Trent Whitty at Trent@basketballpei.ca or mail your application to:

Trent Whitty
Basketball PEI
40 Enman Crescent
Charlottetown PE C1E 1E6

Red Rock Classic 2017


Thank you to everyone that came to participate or take-in the 2017 Red Rock Classic. It was a great success with many teams competing at six different locations on PEI. Teams from PEI, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia participated in the event and showed great class and talent throughout the weekend. Please see our digital program below with our many sponsors that helped with this year’s event. Also, check out the results from the tournament.


Team PEI 2017 Canada Games Men

Back Row (L to R): Lucas Squires (coach), Adam Ryan, John Alex Vos, Joe Thomson, Parker Roche, Josh Bourque, Thomas Hogan, Troy MacCallum (coach), Reagh Vidito (coach)
Front Row (L to R): Zack Wall, Yousef Sefau, Will Vidito, Logan Cameron, Yahya Sefau, Logan MacCallum

The U17 PEI men’s basketball team will be heading to Winnipeg to participate in the 50th Canada Games the week of July 29th-August 4th. The team will be competing in tournaments around Atlantic Canada to prepare.

Team PEI 2017 Canada Games Women

Back Row (L to R): Katie Donahoe (coach), Todd MacInnis (manager), Gemma Shea, Rylee Connolly, Sydney Whitlock, Brynn Essery, Samantha Silliphant, Lexi MacInnis, Trent Whitty (coach)
Front Row (L to R): Devon Lawlor, Frances Alvarez, Samantha Strain, Nikki Arsenault, Haley Cole, Ashley Plaggenhoef

The U17 PEI girl’s basketball team will be heading to Winnipeg to participate in the 50th Canada Games the week of July 29th-August 4th. The girls will be competing in tournaments around Atlantic Canada to prepare.

U14 Boys Provincial Development Team

The PEI Boys Provincial Development team will be participating in tournaments around Atlantic Canada this spring & summer. They will also be playing host for the boy’s development division at the Red Rock Classic on June 2-4 weekend. Good luck, boys!

Back row (L to R): Ian Lilly (Coach), Sam Crockett, Luke Thomson, Kalon MacDonald-Wood, Jeremey Norman, Spencer Rossiter, Nathan Swansburg, Colton Wadman (Coach)
Front row (L to R): Shawn Aitken, Ryan MacKinnon, Clark Farrell, Armaan Singh, Sam Birtwistle Missing: Tyler Kennedy

U14 Girls Provincial Development Team

Basketball PEI is pleased to announce the 2017 U14 Girls Provincial Development team. The girls are going to be representing PEI across the Atlantic Canada this Spring/Summer in exhibition play as well as several tournaments. They will be playing host for the Girls Development division at the Red Rock Classic on June 2-4 weekend. Good Luck girls!

Back (L to R): Ava Sinnott, Abby McGeoghan, Taylor Mitton, Abby MacDonald, Grace Morrison, Leah Johnston, Grace Killorn

Front (L to R): Amy Plaggenhoef, Paige MacLean, Katie Vidito, Sydney Lawlor, Dara McCabe, Sydney Strain Coaches: Kathy Murray, Jay Mingrone, Katie Morrison

Basketball PEI is the sport governing body for basketball in the Province of Prince Edward Island. The organization is a not-for-profit association. Basketball PEI represents Prince Edward Island’s amateur basketball interests. The membership is made up of athletes, coaches, officials, members clubs, minor basketball associations, leagues and basketball supporters.

Our Mission:

To lead a unified basketball community to engage all our athletes and coaches in quality experiences.

Our Values:

Basketball PEI believes that the sport experience makes a significant contribution to the physical, intellectual, personal, and social development of its athletes and coaches. We believe that the conduct as an organization is guided by:

Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President: Peter Lawlor
Vice President: Brian Chambers
Treasurer: Meaghan McQuaid
Secretary: Lesley Whitlock
Staff Executive Director: Trent Whitty

Board Members

Past President: Peter Murray
Minor Basketball Council Rep: Clint Brink
PEIBOA Representative: Todd MacInnis

Members at Large:
Shayne Connolly
John Hammer
Jeff Walker
Cheryl Tanton

Basketball PEI Constitution & By-Laws