2021-2022 Winter Basketball Registration is open!!! We offer multiple programs based on your child's age/grade.
Program Start: December 4th
Program End: February 12th.
COVID-19 DISCLAIMER: ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK THIS SEASON, UNTIL FURTHER GUIDANCE!!!
We will be using Vermont Principal's Association sanctioned facilities Swanton Recreation WILL follow and support the guidelines issued by the MVSD and the VPA. We do not expect further details about Winter Sports until Late November.
If your child is sent home from school due to being a close contact, having covid symptoms, or tests positive, please do not bring your child to practices or games. We need to do our part in following guidelines.
Itty-Bitty: (3/4 year old):
Children are introduced to beginner basketball concepts such as dribbling, passing and shooting. Hand eye coordination is developed as children burn energy becoming introduced to the sport of Basketball.
Players in this age group will participate in a 7-week, clinic style program on Saturday Mornings, December 4th-February 12th. The main focus will be skill based (dribbling, passing, and shooting). T-Shirts are included with the registration fee.
Players in this age group will participate in a 7-week program with practice and games on Saturday mornings From December 4th to February 12th. The main focus will be building skills and introducing game play. T-Shirts are included with the registration fee.
Players in this age group will participate in a 7-week program consisting of one game a week and one or two practices a week. All Saturday "HOME" games and practices will be held at MVU High School. Weekday practices and "HOME" games will be played at Swanton Elementary School. 3rd & 4th Grade teams do travel to other towns for games which will show on our schedule. The Season begins on December 4th and ends on February 12th. The main focus will is fundamental skill development and game skill development. T-Shirts are included with the Registration Fee.
Jewelry: For the safety of all involved, participants will not be permitted to wear any sort of jewelry, including earrings, rings, necklaces, watches, bracelets, hard hair barrettes or accessories. These items may NOT be taped. They must be removed in order to participate.
For any registration cancellation there will be a $3.00 fee charged