Click here to view the list of players selected to the 2016-2017 Boys Red Raider Feeder Basketball Teams.

Click here to download the Boys Red Raider Basketball Acceptance Form (for players on the selection list above).

The Huntley Park District offers several different basketball programs each winter:

1st & 2nd Grade Instructional League
3rd & 4th Grade Developmental Leagues
5th & 6th Grade Recreational Leagues
7th & 8th Grade Recreational League
5th-8th Grade Boys' and Girls' Feeder Programs
High School League
Adult League

Instructional League (1st & 2nd Grade)

This coed league is designed to serve as an introduction to the basic skills required to play basketball.  Players will be divided at random into teams of no more than 10 players.  Equipment for this league will include a 27.5" (Junior) basketball and an 8" rim height.  Games will simulate controlled scrimmages with coaches allowed on the floor with the referee to help teach players about game situations and rules of play.  No scores or league standings are kept for this group. 

REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON

 

Developmental Leagues (3rd & 4th Grade)

Boys and girls will be separated into their own leagues starting at this age. All players will be asked to attend one of two player evaluation events to assist the coaches in attempting to draft the fairest teams possible for the league. Dates and times for the evaluations are listed to the right. Players should arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of their evaluation session to check in. Players who do not attend an evaluation session, or do not register until after the evaluations have been conducted will not be eligible to be drafted by coaches and will be randomly assigned to a team after the draft process is completed.  
All games for both boys and girls will be played at a 9’ high rim. The 28.5” (Women's) basketball will be used for both leagues. 

REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON 

 

Recreational Leagues (5th & 6th Grade)

Separate leagues will be offered for boys and girls. All players will be asked to attend one of two player evaluation events to assist the coaches in attempting to draft the fairest teams possible for the league. Dates and times for the evaluations are listed to the right. Players should arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of their evaluation session to check in. Players who do not attend an evaluation session, or do not register until after the evaluations have been conducted will not be eligible to be drafted by coaches and will be randomly assigned to a team after the draft process is completed.
These leagues will use the standard 10’ rim height.  The 28.5” (Women's) basketball will be used for both leagues. 

REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON

 

Recreational League (7th & 8th Grade)

This league will begin following the completion of the middle school boys' season. Each team will play 10 total games and teams will consist of not have more than 10 players. Teams will practice once a week beginning over the holiday break, with games beginning on January 10th and continuing through March 14th.  All players will be asked to attend one of two player evaluation events to assist the coaches in attempting to draft the fairest teams possible for the league. Dates and times for the evaluations are listed to the right. Players should arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of their evaluation session to check in. Players who do not attend an evaluation session, or do not register until after the evaluations have been conducted will not be eligible to be drafted by coaches and will be randomly assigned to a team after the draft process is completed.  

REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON

 

Feeder Basketball Teams

This program is open only to District 158 students. At the 5th and 6th grade levels we will select a pool of up to 24 players to compete on "A" and "B" teams  The 7th and 8th grade levels will have one 10-12 player team each. Players must be able to attend at least one of the tryout dates to be considered for selection, with attendance at all tryout dates strongly encouraged. The season will consist of approximately 20 games and 2 tournaments. Additional tournaments may be scheduled for an additional cost at the discretion of each individual team. There is no cost to tryout, but pre-registration before participating in a tryout is required. The fee for those players selected to a team will be a participation fee of $200, plus a uniform fee of no more than $125 for two full uniform sets (home & away jerseys and shorts). All players will be required to purchase a new uniform for this season, as the uniform style will be changing for this season. Additional optional uniform pieces such as a practice jersey, warm up, and other items will be available to be ordered at the start of the season at an additional cost.  It is advised that all players trying out for the feeder team also sign up for their appropriate in-house team.  By doing this you will be guaranteed a place to play for the 2016-2017 season.  Those that make the feeder team can have their full amount paid to in-house applied to their feeder team fees.

REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON


High School League

In this “intramural” style basketball league, each team will play 10 regular season games, starting in December, followed by a post-season tournament. Each team determines their own roster and players on their schools IHSA roster at any level are NOT eligible to play. Team captains should register their team by Monday, November 14th. A $100 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your team’s spot in the league, with the balance due before playing your first game. Teams are responsible for providing their own numbers shirts/jerseys and practice times are not provided for teams in this league as part of the team fee. Most games during the regular season will be played on Sunday afternoons or evenings, however Friday or Saturday evening games may be played if necessary based on the number of teams entered. Also note that the post season tournament may also have games on Fridays and Saturdays in order to complete the tournament before spring break.  

REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON

 

Adult League

Teams will play 10 regular season games, starting in December, followed by a post-season tournament. Team captains should register their team by Wednesday, November 16th. A $100 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your team’s spot in the league, with the balance due before playing your first game. Teams are responsible for providing their own numbers shirts/jerseys. Most games during the regular season will be played on Sunday afternoons or evenings, however Friday or Saturday evening games may be played if necessary based on the number of teams entered. Also note that the post season tournament may also have games on Fridays and Saturdays in order to complete the tournament before spring break.  REGISTRATION  IS CLOSED FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON

 Basketball Important Upcoming Dates:

October 17th:  Registration Deadline for 1st-6th Grade Leagues

October 23rd: Player Evaluations for 3rd-6th Grade (see details on the right side of this page)

October 25th: Player Evaluations for 3rd-6th Grade (see details on the right side of this page)

October 26th:  Player Evaluations for 3rd-6th Grade (see details on the right side of this page)

October 27th:  Player Evaluations for 3rd-6th Grade (see details on the right side of this page)

November 5th:  Coach Training at the REC Center at 9:00 AM

November 14th:  First week of practices for 1st-6th Grade Teams.  Registration Deadline and Deposits Due for High School and Adult League Teams

November 19th:  Parents Orientation Day and Uniform Distribution

November 28th:  Registration Deadline for 7th & 8th Grade Leagues

December 3rd:  First Games for 1st-6th Grade Teams

December 4th:  First Games for High School and Adult League Teams

December 11th:  Player Evaluations for 7th & 8th Grade (see details on the left side of this page)

December 19th - January 1st:  Holiday Break, No Practices or Games

January 2nd:  Practices Begin for 7th & 8th Grade Teams and Resume for 1st-6th Grade Teams

January 7th:  Games Begin for 7th & 8th Grade Girls Teams

January 14th:  Games Begin for 7th & 8th Grade Boys Teams and Resume for 1st-6th Grade Teams

January 21st:  Photo Day for All Teams

February 25th:  Final Games for 1st-6th Grade Teams

February 26th:  Final Regular Season Games for High School and Adult Leagues.  Tourney to follow in March.

March 11th:  Final Games for 7th & 8th Grade Girls Teams

March 18th:  Final Games for 7th & 8th Grade Boys Teams