2018 Red Rock Classic

This year’s Red Rock Classic will see 45 teams from PEI, Nova Scotia, & New Brunswick competing over three days.

Tournament Details:

Dates: May 25-27, 2018
Location: Charlottetown, PEI
Schedule & Results

Digital program: Coming soon

Admission: $10 for a tournament pass, $5 for a day pass. 

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

Under-13 Girls Development Team

We will not start Sunday, May 13th morning practice this weekend as it is Mother’s Day. Moving forward we will have two weekly practices as follows:

Thursday at Stonepark 5:30-7 PM
Sunday at East Wiltshire 10:30 AM – 12 PM (starting May 20)

Troy

Uunder-15 Girls Provincial Team

There will be one additional tryout for the U15 Girls Provincial Basketball Team as 1 spot has become available.

This tryout will take place on Sunday, May 13th, from 12:00 – 2:00 at Charlottetown Rural.

Please contact Ted Johnston at tedjpei@gmail.com for more information.

*U15 Female – Those born in 2002 or later are eligible to try out. *Only 2 positions available for those born in 2002.

Under-13 Girls Development Team

For any girls that are under-13 and are interested in playing more basketball this spring, please contact Troy Livingstone – tlivingstone@mac.com.

The first practice for this group will be 5:30-7:00 PM Thursday, May 10th @ Stonepark Intermediate School. This is a development program so anyone that comes out will have an opportunity to play. 

Under-13 Girls Practice Time

The next practice for the Under-13 Girl’s Provincial team will be 6:00-7:30 PM Wednesday, May 2nd @ Birchwood Intermediate. 

Basketball 101 Camps This Summer

Basketball PEI is pleased to announce its renewed partnership with the highly successful Basketball 101 Development School to offer three weeks of basketball camps during the 2018 summer season. These camps will provide an excellent opportunity for athletes to improve their basketball fundamentals, while also serving as a fundraiser for Basketball PEI, UPEI, and Holland College.

Basketball 101 Development Schools is co-owned by George and Scott Morrison. The elder Morrison has coached at the university and college level for 30 years and has operated basketball camps for both UPEI and the Basketball 101 Development School over this same period. Scott is an assistant coach with the NBA Boston Celtics organization and has been the Head Coach of the Maine Red Claws, The Celtic’s NBA D-League affiliate for the past three seasons. Prior to that, he had a very successful 11-year career as the Head Coach of the Lakehead University men’s basketball program. Scott has also been an assistant coach with Canada Basketball’s national teams for the past four summers, most recently with the senior men’s program. Scott also played five seasons with the UPEI Panthers.

The first week of camp will be held July 23-27 at Immanuel Christian School. This camp will be for boys and girls entering grades 4 to 6. The camp will utilize basketball nets at heights appropriate to this age group, as well as age-appropriate basketballs.

The second week will be held at Summerside Intermediate School the week of August 13-17. This camp is for boys and girls entering grades 4 to 10.

The third week will be held at the UPEI fieldhouse the week of August 20-24 and will be open to boys and girls entering grades 7 to 12.

Camps will run from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. The July camp will feature both half and full day options.

Camp brochures (PDF) along with registration options are now available on the Basketball PEI website or by calling Coach Morrison at 902-393-3441. Payment options are cash, cheque or e-transfer to georgemorrison@eastlink.ca

Under-13 Girls Provincial Team

Congratulations to the following players on being selected to the U13 Provincial Team. Our first team practice will be Wednesday, May 2nd, location to be announced, please check the website. There will also be a parents meeting following this practice. Thank you to all the girls who attended the try-outs. Information regarding the second U13 team will be announced shortly.
Tracey, Cathy, and Nicole

Alina Crockett
Ella Donovan
Sara Hanlon
Neely Johnston
Avery Kerwin
Menna McCabe
Isabelle McGeoghegan
Zoe Olscamp
Morgan Reid
Taylor Swansburg
Brooke Walsh
Victoria Zakem

Under-17 Boys Provincial Team

2018 PEI Under 17 Boys Provincial Team:

John Alex Vos
Zack Wall
Sahib Singh
Ian Kerr
Logan MacCallum
Will Vidito
Parker Roche
Thomas Craig
Jason Thompson
Ben Gillis
Jose Crisostomo
Steve Chapman

Thanks to those who attended the try out sessions. First practice is Sunday 12-2 PM at Charlottetown Rural High School.

Parent Meeting to follow next week.

Under-15 Provincial Girls Team

Thank-you to everyone who tried out for this year’s U15 Girls Basketball Team. There will not be a tryout Friday evening as indicated on the information sheet given out during the first tryout.

The members of this year’s Provincial U15 Girls Basketball Team are:

Sydney Lawlor
Amy Plaggenhoef
Katie Vidito
Ava Sinnott
Dara McCabe
Emily McKenna
Reghan Betts
Paige MacLean
Abby MacDonald
Abby McGeoghegan
Grace Morrison
Leah Johnston

An e-mail will go out to all families this Tuesday evening with information on our first practice.

Under-15 Provincial Boys

The coaching staff and selection committee would like to thank all players who came out to the try-outs for the PEI U15 Boys team. Very exciting to see so many capable, keen and committed players.

We would like to invite the following players to the next session on Tuesday, April 24th from 4-6 PM at Colonel Gray High School:

Isaac Chaisson
Jordan Ellsworth
Micheal Friesen
Ryan Leard
Kalon MacDonald-Wood
Ryan MacKinnon
Jeremy Norman
Leo Puskar
Spencer Rossiter
Armaan Singh
Nathan Swansberg
Luke Thomson
Parker Williams

Tracy

Under-17 Provincial Women's Team

The U17 Women’s Provincial Team has been selected. Members of the team are:

 

Ashley Plaggenhoef

Sydney Whitlock

Lauren Lilly

Hillary MacLean

Brianna Dodd

Devon Lawlor

Lox MacMillan

Taylor Mitton

Abby Hameline

Sarah LeClair

Rylee Connolly

Helena Vos

 

The first team practice will be tomorrow (Sunday) at from 10am-12pm at Stonepark. Thank you to all who tried out.

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!

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President: Peter Lawlor
Vice President: Brian Chambers
Treasurer: Meaghan McQuaid
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