Niles Park District is proud to be the home of the largest youth basketball league in Illinois. Last year we had over 2,300 girls and boys in 2nd-8th Grade enrolled, and this year we're expecting even more. Below are more specific details about the upcoming 2019 Winter Basketball Season. We thank you for your continued support and look forward to seeing you on the courts soon!
2019 Season Highlights:
* Early Bird Registration deadline is Friday, December 21, 2018.
* Early Bird Fee through December 21- Res $92, Non-Res $129
* After December 21, Regular Fee- Res $105, Non-Res $140
* Games begin Saturday, February 9 and end Sunday, April 14.
* Bring in your own team with a coach or sign up individually.
* 10 games, a reversible jersey, and practice at the coach's discretion.
* Coaches are allowed to sign up for 5 free, 1 hour practices at Golf View over the course of the season.
* Our flexible scheduling allows kids to participate in other programs and allows coaches to be at every game.
* We offer 3 different levels of competition within each grade level. Whether you're a travel team looking to play against the best, or a beginner team still grasping the game, you can find it all here.
* Referees and Scorekeepers at every game and included in the fee.
* Everybody plays. No player draft or tryouts.
For information, please contact the Athletic Department:
Golf View Rec Center, 7800 N. Caldwell Ave. in Niles
Paul Nielsen & Kenny Krueger
LoVerde Sports & Rec Center, 7847 N. Caldwell Ave. in Niles
Jeff Halsema & Joe Cermak