This annual program will be offered through grade schools for youngsters 7 to 12 years old (age as of 9-1-08). Teams are coached by volunteer parents or interested adults assigned and supervised by Pasco Recreation Department. The goal of this program is to build skills and teach the fundamentals of basketball. This program has been designed as a recreational outlet for girls and boys who wish to learn basketball skills and apply those skills in a game situation. Boys and girls play on separate teams within their respective age groups. Game jerseys will be provided. Players are not eligible to participate in this program if they will be playing or have played in any other organized basketball program during the current school year. Youth will participate in six league games. Two one hour practices scheduled weekdays with a volunteer coach between the hours of 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Games take place on Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at participating Pasco and Kennewick Schools. Proof of age is required at registration-birth certificate.
WHO: Youth ages 7 - 12 (age as of 9-1-08)
WHAT: Twin City Youth Basketball
WHEN: Practices begin approximately January 5, 2009 with league play beginning January 24, 2009. The program should be completed by March 7, 2009.
WHERE: Pasco City Hall Gym
FEE: $30*/ $35. *City of Pasco residents pay the discounted fee. Family Rate Available: $8.00 each after first two children registered (all children must register together). After November 28, registration is on an available basis only. No refunds will be given after the program has started.
CONTACT INFO: For more information, call Pasco Recreation Services at 545-3456 or view our website at