Registration for the Roswell Youth Basketball League is underway and will continue through Nov. 30. The league is open to boys and girls ages 5-12, who will be of the required age by Dec. 31.
Practices will begin in mid-December. The season is scheduled to run through mid-March. All games will be played at the Roswell Recreation and Aquatic Center. This season’s league will feature a player draft for the 9-10 and 11-12 age groups.
Children ages 9 - 12 will be drafted to a team. The Basketball Draft will be December 7, 2019, 9/10 girls will start at 9 am, 11/12 girls will start at 10 am, 9/10 boys will start at 11 am, and 11/12 boys will start at 12 pm. If your child will not be able to attend the draft they will be assigned to a team per league rules. Every player signed up by the registration deadline will be placed on a team.
The cost is $40 (+ tax) for the first child of a family and $35 (+ tax) for each additional child. A birth certificate is required when registering a first-time league player. Register players at roswellconnect.com (a birth certificate will need to be brought in before the first practice) or at the Roswell Recreation and Aquatic Center (1402 W. College Blvd.).
The league is looking for basketball officials and coaches. A background check of volunteers will take place before games begin. Learn more about officiating or coaching by visiting the Roswell Recreation and Aquatic Center. More information can also be obtained by calling (575) 624-6719.