Youth Basketball

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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The City partners with local youth sports organizations who oversee the community-based teams in the many neighborhoods in Knoxville.  The City's recreational youth basketball season is played in the winter (November-February) at rec center and school gymnasiums around the City.  Players are encouraged to participate with the local commission to build friendships and foster character-building activities while also developing athletic skills in the youth recreational basketball leagues.

December 14-17
2 games Round Robin followed by Single Elimination Tournament
Games played at various Rec Centers across Knoxville
Holiday Classic Info [PDF]
Holiday Classic Pool Play Schedule [PDF] - Updated 12/16 10:30am
Holiday Classic Tournament (Updated 12/17 11:30am)
6u [PDF] | 8u Boys [PDF] | 8u Girls [PDF] | 10u Boys [PDF] | 10u Girls [PDF] | 12u Boys [PDF] | 14u Boys [PDF]

Player Registration - please visit the website of the youth sports association or contact the commissioner to register for youth basketball in the fall.  
Basketball Commissioner Contact List [PDF]

Youth Basketball Important Dates [PDF] (Winter 2017-2018)
Practices may begin: November 1
Games may begin: November 18
KPRD Holiday Classic Tournament: December 14-17
Games Completed: February

Youth Basketball League Information
League Rules [PDF] |  | Team Roster [PDF]
Rules Summary [PDF] | Rules by Age Division [PDF] |
Youth Basketball Past Season Archives [PDF]

Important Documents
Player Registration Form [PDF]
Player/Parent Concussion Education Form [PDF]
Player/Parent Sudden Cardiac Arrest Education Form [PDF]
Combined Form - Player/Parent - Concussion & Sudden Cardiac Arrest [PDF]

Coach Background Check Policy & ID Badge Information [PDF]
Coach Concussion Education Form [PDF]
Coach Sudden Cardiac Arrest Education Form [PDF]
Combined Form - Coach - Concussion & Sudden Cardiac Arrest [PDF]

Tournament Rules [PDF]
Admission Information [PDF]
Play A Quarter, Sit A Quarter [PDF]
Team Lineup Form [PDF]