Johnston Youth Basketball League

DIVISION To REGISTER (Deadline is 10/20) ROSTERS/GAME SCHEDULE PRACTICE SCHEDULE RULES
Grades 2-3 Boys Click here to register Grades 2 3 Boys UPDATED 12.7.22 Master Practice Schedule Grades 2 3 Boys and Girls Game Rules
Grades 2-3 Girls Click here to register Grades 2 3 Girls Grades 2 3 Boys and Girls Game Rules
Grades 4-5 Boys Click here to register Grades 4 5 Boys Grades 4 5 Boys and Girls Game Rules
Grades 4-5 Girls Click here to register Grades 4 5 Girls Grades 4 5 Boys and Girls Game Rules
Grades 6-7 Boys Click here to register Grades 6 7 Boys Grades 6 7 Boys and Girls Game Rules
Grades 6-7 Girls Click here to register Grades 6 7 Girls Grades 6 7 Boys and Girls Game Rules
  • WHEN:  Coaches Meeting- Tuesday, October 25 at the District Office Board Room- Grades 2-3 Coaches at 5:30pm. Grades 4-7 Coaches at 6:30pm. 
    Practices
    – start the week of November 7. Practice times determined at the Coaches’ Meeting on 10/25.  See below for final schedule.
    -Teams practice one night per week for one hour on either Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays from 6:15-9:15pm. No practices the week of Thanksgiving.
    -There is a FREE Family Open Gym at Horizon on November 21-22 from 6-8pm for JYB Participants.  More information will be sent out later.
    Games– Saturdays, December 3 – February 4 (No games on 12/24 or 12/31) at various Johnston Elementary Schools from 9am-3pm depending on # of teams registered.
    -All grade divisions use certified officials for games.  Please be respectful and show good sportsmanship during these games.
  • NEEDED: Parent volunteers are needed to coach! Indicate during registration or email Brett at brettbarber@johnston.k12.ia.us.  Co-coaches are encouraged!
    NEEDED: High school students who can volunteer to keep score, operate the scoreboard, or be an assistant coach for games. Click here to sign up online!
  • COST: $85 per player until October 9. Price increases to $105 on October 10.  FINAL DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 20 AT NOON to be guaranteed a spot on a roster.
  • EQUIPMENT NEEDED:
    -Jerseys- $15 if you don’t have one from last year.  Click here to pay for one. These reversible purple/white jerseys can be used year after year or you can purchase a new one each year.
    -Basketballs- Grades 2-3 play with a 27.5 sized basketball, Grades 4-7 play with 28.5 sized basketballs. Please bring your own basketball and clearly mark with your name.
  • WEATHER HOTLINE: 515-252-8488- Please also check your email/phone for messages if we know ahead of time.
    -If JCSD school is canceled or has an early out due to bad weather, all JCE programs are canceled after school and in the evening.
    -If JCE determines that weather is too detrimental to holding the program/event – the class will be postponed, canceled or rescheduled.
  • QUESTIONS: Call or text Brett Barber, JCE Program Coordinator at 515-205-8881 or email at brett.barber@johnston.k12.ia.us