Basketball tryouts are now open to all Westfield students interested in playing travel basketball in the 4th through 8th grades.
Typical commitment should include at least one practice and one or two games a week. All players who wish to participate in the Boys or Girls Travel Basketball tryouts must register by visiting the WBA website at www.westfieldnj.com/wba and click on the link that says “Travel Registration.”
EARLY REGISTRATION DISCOUNT:
Those who register by October 22, 2011 will receive a $25 discount off the registration fee. The WBA In-Town registration process will close on November 5 at midnight.
The WBA is seeking sponsorships for all In-Town Team. Team sponsorships are $100 and the sponsor's name will be placed on the respective team's jerseys.
All tryout participants should come dressed to play basketball, and bring a water bottle as we will ask that everyone stay in the gym during workouts. The number of teams will be limited to three (3) teams in grade levels 4 & 5, and two (2) teams in grade levels 6, 7, and 8. Players in grade levels 5, 6, 7, and 8, will participate in an invitation-only final tryout session conducted with the assistance of an independent organization. In the event you make a travel team, there will be a $375.00 fee.
Tryouts begin today, Sept. 20, for 8th grade boys from 7:30 to 10:00 p.m. at Westfield High. Check the website for other tryout times.