Mini Girls Tryouts for Charlottetown Tigers on September 24th
There will be tryouts for the Charlottetown Tigers mini girls this Sunday, September 24th from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM at Parkdale Elementary School. To try out, you must be registered online: https://site4056.goalline.ca/register.php?reg_form_id=17344
Go to tigersbasketball.ca for more details.
Seeking Minor Basketball Advisor For 2017-2018 Basketball Season
Basketball PEI is looking to hire a Minor Basketball Advisor. The MBA is responsible for the planning, organization, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of all development and educational programs for coaches and athletes from the grassroots level through to Mini (grades 5 and 6) basketball in PEI. They will work directly with Minor Basketball Clubs/Associations throughout PEI to assist them on coach and player development opportunities, particularly as it applies to the Active Start Program, Steve Nash Youth Basketball (SNYB), Jr. NBA, and all minor basketball curriculums. The Minor Basketball Advisor will work with the nine Minor Basketball Clubs/Associations to schedule opportunities for coach and player development/education activities. The expectation is that the Minor Basketball Advisor will work approximately 6 hours per week for an 18-week term. There is a $1250 honorarium associated with the position.
All interested candidates are asked to submit an application in the form of a cover letter by the Friday, October 27th at 4 PM deadline. Resumes and any questions or inquiries can be sent to Trent@basketballpei.ca.
For more information on the responsibilities of this position, see Minor Basketball Advisor Responsibilities.
Minor Basketball Registration Information
Below is the information you’ll need to get your son or daughter registered to play basketball! Programs are being offered to boys and girls in grades K-8. If you aren’t sure what community you should register in or what age group they fall into, please contact Trent – (902)368-4986 or Trent@basketballpei.ca.
|Saturday, Sept. 16th||10:00 AM – 1:00 PM||Summerside Intermediate School|
|Wednesday, Sept. 27th||6:00 PM – 8:00 PM||West Royalty Community Centre|
|Saturday, Sept. 30th||10:00 AM – 12:00 PM|
|Anytime||Anytime||Online @ tigersbasketball.ca|
|Saturday, Sept. 30th||9:00 AM – 11:00 AM||Eliot River|
|Wednesday, Oct. 4th||5:30 PM – 7:00 PM|
|Wednesday, Sept. 20th||6:00 PM – 8:00 PM||Morell Consolidated|
|Saturday, Sept. 30th||9:00 AM – 11:00 AM|
|Monday, Sept 18th||6:30 PM – 8:00 PM||Central Queens Consolidated|
|Saturday, Sept. 30th||8:00 AM – 11:00 AM||Stratford Town Hall|
FUNdamentals Course Being Offered on October 15th
If you are interested in coaching basketball at any level, the FUNdamentals course is the best place to start. For more information on what FUNdamentals is and who it is designed for, click here.
When: October 15th, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (1-hour lunch at 12)
Where: Charlottetown Rural
Cost: This course is free for females, $50-$65 for males (depends on the number of registrants)
How to register: Go to https://thelocker.coach.ca/event/public/5197384
For more information, contact Trent at (902)368-4986 or Trent@basketballpei.ca
Basketball Officials Clinics
Sunday, November 5th
@ Summerside Intermediate School
Use Beaver Street Entrance
First-year officials are also expected to attend Returning Officials Clinic.
Contact Rob Connell 902-303-0982 call or text
Returning officials Clinic and AGM
Wednesday, November 8th
Bluefield High School
*Attendance is Mandatory
Junior Phenom Basketball Camp Coming To PEI!
All-Canada Basketball Camps (Adidas brand partner) in coordination with Basketball PEI present the 2017 Junior Phenom Basketball Camp which is set for Charlottetown, PEI (September 29th – October 1st).
FIBA professional basketball player Imad Qahwash will be heading this three-day camp. Having played in over 50 countries around has played 4-Years Division I in the NCAA for the University of Central Arkansas. Imad has the experience and expertise to train and coach each camper to reach their full potential for the three days of camp. Imad just completed a professional stint in the PBA Philippines Top Division. Imad has also had the opportunity to work out for the Toronto Raptors! We are also opening up to any club coaches who would like to participate or volunteer to learn new drills throughout camp.
Our program is always committed to providing our players with the necessary training to achieve success on and off the court.
Our experienced camp staff will assist in tracking each player’s progress throughout three days and will make this a memorable experience! This will also be a platform for our adidas Top 40 Camp, which is one of the top camps in Canada. This camp is for Grades 1-9 for aspiring boys and girls playing basketball and looking to take their game to the next level.
PEI JUNIOR PHENOM DETAILS:
DATE: September 29th, 30th, and October 1st, 2017
TIMES: Friday: 5:30 pm-8:30 PM, Saturday & Sunday: 9:30 am-4:30 pm
LOCATION: Stratford Elementary
GRADES: 1-9 (COED)
PRICE: $210.00 + HST
Our commitment to your investment!
With your investment of only $210 + Tax per camper we will commit to the following:
- Three days of training with our experienced staff at our elite skills camp
- A campers guide pertaining necessary details and information
- Report card to track each players progress
- Full insurance coverage
- Adidas Dri-Fit camp jersey (last name included)
- Adidas Dri-Fit Elite game socks
- Adidas prizes, camp all-stars & MVPs
- Junior Phenom Honorary Medal
$80.00 adidas GEAR PACKAGE
Please note: We will have a MEAL PLAN like last year, which consists of 2 Snacks and a lunch. This total price for ALL 3 days will be ONLY $30.00!
Check out some footage of our Phenom Camp:
Please send all inquiries and any other questions to Camp Director Imad Qahwash. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on the TOP 40 program please visit our website at: www.TriCity40Basketball.com
Follow us on Instagram & Twitter for program updates: @Top40Camp
DO NOT MISS OUT ON THIS PRESTIGIOUS OPPORTUNITY!
Team PEI 2017 Canada Games Men
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
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
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.