UPEI Hosting Minor Basketball Day

UPEI Athletics will be hosting a “Minor Basketball Day” Sunday November 27th in conjunction with home games vs Memorial University. Minor Basketball coaches and players will get free admission in to the games.

Please see poster for more details and enjoy the day!

Notice of Basketball PEI AGM

Please be advised that Basketball Prince Edward Island will be holding their Annual General Meeting Tuesday November 22nd at 6pm in the Maroon Room at the Center for Community Engagement (Gym) on the Holland College Campus.

Available Position: Minor Basketball Technical Coordinator

Basketball PEI is looking to hire a Minor Basketball Technical Coordinator. The Coordinator 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/Organizations 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 Technical Coordinator will work with the nine Minor Basketball Clubs/Organizations to schedule opportunities for coach and player development/education activities. The expectation is that the Minor Basketball Technical Coordinator 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 by the Friday November 11th at 4pm deadline. Resumes and any questions or inquiries can be sent to Katie@basketballpei.ca.

2016/2017 PEI Basketball Officials Clinics (New and Returning)

Returning Officials Clinics

Tuesday , November 15th @ Summerside Intermediate School
Time- 6:30pm
Beaver Street Entrance
or
Wednesday , November 16th @ Bluefield High School
Time- 6:30pm
Main Entrance

Important *******Attendance is mandatory for all returning officials and first year officials are highly encouraged to attend*****

First Year (New) Officials Clinic

Sunday November 13th @ Summerside Intermediate
Beaver Street Entrance
Time- 9:00am – ? ( 5 hours approx. )
Contact information- rnjzconnell@eastlink.ca or Phone number – 902-303-0982

Minor Basketball Registration Info


Minor Basketball Association’s across PEI are excited to announce their registration dates for the 2016-2017 season.  Below you will find the registration date(s) and location for minor groups in PEI.  Anyone that has any questions or requires more information, please contact Basketball PEI at 902-368-4986 or via email at Katie@basketballpei.ca.

 

Association

Date/Time

Location

Charlottetown

Saturday September 17th – 9:00am to 12:00pm

Wednesday September 21st – 6::00pm to 8:00pm

*Note – Bring cheque/cash and Health card number. All other info will be on the website*

West Royalty Community Center

West Royalty Community Center

Cornwall

Saturday Sept 17th, 10am to 12

Wednesday September 28st, 5:30 to 7:30pm (new)

Eliot River Gymnasium

Eliot River Gymnasium

East Prince

Saturday September 10th 10am to 1pm

Saturday September 17th, 10am to 1pm

TBA

Kensington

Saturday September 24th  10am to 12 noon

Queen Elizabeth School

Morell

Wednesday September 14th 6 to 8pm

Wednesday September 21st 6 to 8pm

Morell Consolidated School

Mt. Stewart Fire Hall

North Shore

Saturday September 10th, 9:30am to 12

Monday October 3rd, 7 to 9pm

North Star Arena

Gulf Shore School

Stratford

Saturday September 24th, 8am to 11am

Stratford Town Hall

West Prince

TBD

TBD

South Shore

TBD

TBD

Basketball PEI Office has moved

 

We would like to inform everyone that the Basketball PEI office has moved upstairs to Room 205.  All visitors are welcome.

U15 Girls Provincial Team Selected

The U15 girls coaching staff would like to thank the athletes who participated in the tryout process.  Below is the list of athletes that will represent PEI at this summer’s u15 National Championships in Regina July 25th to 30th.

Rylee Connolly
Julia Freeburn
Grace Killorn
Sarah LeClair
Lauren Lilly
Madison MacKinnon
HIllary MacLean
Taylor Mitton
Gemma Shea
Sydney Strain
Helena Vos
Jillian Woods

Alternates:
Hope Muttart
Emma Stanley

2016 U17 Boys Provincial Team Named

The 2016, U17 boys provincial team coaching staff would like to thank all the athletes who participated in the selection process and congratulates those athletes selected to represent the province at National Championships in Winnipeg Manitoba.  Below is the list of athletes named to the U17 team.  Please note, the U15 boys team will be named in the coming weeks, selected from a group of 30 athletes participating in the open tryout process.

2016 U17 Boys Roster

Adam Ryan
Alex Campbell
Bailey Clark
Cameron Paynter
Isaac Cheverie
John Alex Vos
Josh Bourque
Logan Cameron
Matt Connolly
Ryan Thompson
Yousef Sefau
Zach Wall

Alternates 

Jesse Fleming
John Loppie
Neil Kelly

2016 U17 Women’s Provincial Team Announced

The Canada Games Training Program coaching staff would like to thank the 21 athletes who have been together since October for all their hard work and dedication to the program.  This summer’s U17 provincial team has been selected from the athletes involved in the training program in preparation for the 2017 Canada Summer Games.  All 21 athletes will reconvene in the fall of 2016 for final Canada Games tryouts and selections.

2016 U17 Women’s Provincial Team

Ashley Plaggenhoef
Brynn Essery
Devon Lawlor
Francis Alvarez
Haley Cole
Lauren Reid
Lexi MacInnis
Nikki Arsenault
Sam Silliphant
Sam Strain
Sydney Whitlock
Taylor MacDonald

Open tryouts for the U15 girls provincial team will take place Saturday April 16th from 2 to 4 (Stonepark), Sunday April 17th  from 1 to 3 (Rural) and Wednesday April 20th from 6 to 8 (TBA, West Location).  Head Coach of the girls U15 program is Darcy Zinck.  Darcy can be reached at darcy_zinck@hotmail.com.

Congratulations to those athletes selected to the U17 program and best of luck to those athletes participating in the U15 tryouts.

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 Murray
Vice President: Brian Chambers
Treasurer:
Secretary: Peter Lawlor
Staff Executive Director: Katie Hamilton

Board Members

Past President: Vacant
Minor Basketball Council Rep: Rudi Terstege
PEIBOA Representative: Todd MacInnis
BCAPEI Representative: Tim Kendrick

Members at Large:
Kathy Murray
Shayne Connolly
Jay Hammer

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