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-13 Provincial Boys

Wednesday, April 25th at Bluefield 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Thursday, April 26th at Athena Consolidated 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Final Tryout – Sunday, April 29th at UPEI 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

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 Boys

The final tryout for the U17 boy’s basketball team is this Tuesday, April 24th at 6:00-7:30 PM @ Colonel Gray High School.

Under-13 Provincial Girls

The coaching staff would like to thank all the players who came to the try-outs for the U-13 Provincial Team, and the parents who brought them. As mentioned in practice, the 20 names below are invited to practice on Monday April 23, 5:30 to 7:00 PM at Birchwood Intermediate in Charlottetown, as well as Thursday April 26, 5:00 to 6:30 PM at Birchwood Intermediate. The final team selection will occur after the April 26 practice.

If your name is not listed below, please continue to check the website for information on a second U-13 team. Try-outs will be announced following the final team selection.

Tracey, Cathy and Nicole.

Taylor Bridges
Alina Crockett
Ella Donovan
Lydia Doyle
Madison Dyer
Sara Hanlon
Neely Johnston
Avery Kerwin
Eve Lawless
Mia Laybolt
Menna McCabe
Isabelle McGeoghegan
Rebekah McGeoghegan
Emma Matheson
Zoe Olscamp
Morgan Reid
Taylor Swansburg
Kelly Tuttle
Brooke Walsh
Victoria Zakem

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.

2018 PEI Provincial Basketball Tryouts

Tryouts for this year’s provincial basketball teams are coming up. Please check back regularly for updates.

Anyone trying out for a provincial team MUST be a Basketball PEI Member. If you participated in the Provincial Training Program or were part of a Minor Association this winter, you are already a member. If you are not a member, you will have to fill in a membership form (word/ PDF) as well as pay a $15 try out fee upon registering prior to the first try out.

U17 Male – Those born in 2000 or later are eligible to try out. *Only 2 positions available for those born in 2000.

7:30-9:15 PM April 18th @ Colonel Gray (Registration @ 7:15 PM) – New time due to school closures on April 17th.

11 AM-1 PM April 21st @ Three Oaks

U17 Female – Those born in 2000 or later are eligible to try out. *Only 2 positions available for those born in 2000.

Coach Katie Donahoe would like to encourage all eligible athletes to come and try-out for the U17 Women’s Provincial Team. All athletes born in 2001 and later are eligible. There are also up to two positions open to athletes born in 2000. The team will compete in various Eastern Canadian tournaments this spring and summer, including the National U17 Championships being held in Fredericton, NB August 6-11. The tryout schedule is as follows:

Try-out #1 – Wed, Apr 18th, 6-7pm at Charlottetown Rural

Try-out #2 – Fri, Apr 20th, 7-9pm at Charlottetown Rural

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

7:30-9 PM Thursday, April 19 @ Charlottetown Rural (Registration @ 7:15 PM)

5-7 PM Friday, April 20 @ Summerside Intermediate

10 AM-12 PM Sunday, April 22 @ Summerside Intermediate

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

Saturday, April 21st – 12-2 PM @ Summerside Intermediate

Monday, April 23rd – 5:30-7:30 PM @ Bluefield High School

U13 Male – Those born in 2005 or later are eligible to try out. 

Thursday, April 19th 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm – Summerside Intermediate School

Friday, April 20th 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm – Bluefield High School (Changed from Wednesday)

Sunday, April 22nd 3:00pm to 5:00pm – UPEI

U13 Female – Those born in 2005 or later are eligible to try out. 

April 19th – 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM @ Birchwood (Registration @ 4:30 PM)

April 21st – 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM @ Athena Consolidated 

 

U-14 Mid Isle Magic Girls Team

Cassidy Hurley
Alina Crockett
Bonnie Thompson
Dara McCabe
Menna McCabe
Abby MacDonald
Sydney Lawlor
Zoe Olscamp
Ava Sinnott
Emily Thistle
Brooke Walsh
Isabelle McGeoghan
 
Practice schedule:
Wednesday, April 11 – 6:00-7:45 at Birchwood
Sunday, April 15 – 11:00-1:00 at Stonepark
Monday, April 16 – 7:00-8:30 at Stonepark
Wednesday, April 18 – 7:00-8:30 at Birchwood

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.

Charlottetown Tigers Skills & Drills Program

CTMBA will be holding a SKILLS and DRILLS PROGRAM for 6 weeks beginning on Thursday, April 5th. We welcome UPEI Men’s & Women’s players as coaches.

For more information on the program, click here.

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

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!

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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

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