Register Now: 2016 Summer Basketball Leagues (Jr. High, High School)

basketballThe Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will be offering the 15th Annual Junior High and High School Boys’ and Girls’ Summer Basketball Leagues for students entering 7th through 12th grades the 2015-2016 school year.
The league is open to school teams, traveling teams and recreational teams. There may be as many as four divisions: Junior High, Freshmen, Junior Varsity and Varsity, depending on the number of teams registered. Registration is team entry only; no individual registration. The registration fee is $225.00 per team. Teams may play double-headers or single games. All teams will receive a minimum of eight games. All teams must have an adult coach present at each game.  Please register by May 6.
The Boys’ League is scheduled to begin on May 31 for the high school division and on June 1 for the junior high division. The Girls League games will begin on June 2. Games will be held at the Osage Centre, A. C. Brase Arena, and the Shawnee Park Center on Tuesday evenings for high school boys, Wednesday evenings for junior high boys, and Thursday evenings for all junior high and high school girls. Games may start as early as 5 p.m., depending on number of teams and gym availability. The leagues should tentatively end in mid-July.
Registration forms are available at the A. C. Brase Arena, Osage Centre, and Shawnee Park Center, as well as, online at www.cityofcape.org/basketball.
For more information contact Heather Davis at (573) 339-6731.