Our youth basketball leagues give kids in Eagle County an opportunity to try out basketball and learn what it’s like to be on a team no matter their experience or skill level! More than just mastering skills, our sports leagues are focused on teamwork, good sportsmanship, and creating foundations for a lifetime of wellness and healthy habits.
Our basketball leagues are just $45 per kid for an 8 week league that includes a jersey, practices and games. Leagues are offered at all three of our locations – Edwards, Eagle & Gypsum for boys and girls in 2nd-5th grade. See below for season dates and details about practices and games.
|2019 League Info|
|Season Dates||Reg Opens/Closes|
|Jan 7 - Feb 28||Nov 14/Dec 10 (2018)|
|Oct 14-Dec 12||Aug 12/Sep 16|
Create new memories and volunteer to be a coach! The satisfaction of inspiring youth is priceless. Volunteer today by contacting our youth sports team or when signing your child up.
Practices will be an hour in length and fall between 4:30-7:30pm based on volunteer coaches schedule. 2nd/3rd graders will practice on Mondays/Wednesdays and 4th/5th graders on Tuesdays/Thursdays. After registering you can plan to hear from your coach the week prior to the league starting with your teams info.
Game schedules will be announced the first week of the season. Games will take place on Mondays or Wednesdays for 2nd/3rd graders and Tuesdays or Thursdays for 4th/5th graders. Games take place in Gypsum, Eagle and Edwards at 5:30 or 6:30pm.
How are Rosters Created?
Rosters are broken down via auto-draft. We utilize a balance of teams through age/grade levels. We do our best to balance teams.
Can I request a team or coach?
We do not not take requests for coaches or teams.
What if I want to move my child up a division or down a division?
Every child in our youth sports leagues will participate in the division that their grade falls under. This policy will be utilized for all kids.
Refunds and credits will only be honored prior to the start of the program.
We emphasizes sportsmanship always, regardless of situations. Inappropriate sportsmanship displayed to officials, staff, players, coaches or anyone will not be tolerated and will subject any one to dismissal from the leagues. Please keep in mind, this is for the kids.
Mountain Recreation/School District Facility Rules:
All participants must adhere to Facility Rules, always. This is displayed at all facilities and agreed upon at registration. For a copy of these rules/policies, please contact your Mountain Rec managers.
Rule and Mountain Rec Youth Sport Policies are available by emailing our youth sports team listed on this page. These are recreational leagues and utilize rules appropriate for the grade levels.
Weather & Cancellations:
We will make the call to cancel any games. We will utilize email blast system for all players to inform of any cancellations. This will be done by 4:30pm on game nights, if games are canceled. We leave practices up to coaches for cancellation, unless there are road closures.