2018/19 BLAZER U 19 BOY’S INFORMATION
The U 19 boy’s tryouts will not commence until late October. Those who are interested in trying out need to be informed of the following:
- First tryout will be Tuesday, October 16 at 6pm at South Grenville DHS
- We do not play in the Ontario Basketball Association
- We will be participating in the Canadian Youth Basketball League which is run out of the Greater Toronto Area. The first games occur the the last weekend of March Break.
- There is a lot of travel involved
- We play teams with older players much of the time. Ie CEGEP teams in Quebec
- We will be playing tournaments in the United States. Most likely in New York and Pennsylvania. Our schedule will include tournaments in the summer. We also play extensively in Quebec.
- The team will be made of players from eastern Ontario, not just Brockville.
- Team fee will be between $700- $800. This does not include hotels.
- Practices will be once a week at a site to be determined
- I will not tolerate players who cannot handle being coached and are selfish. We play a system on this team and everyone needs to adjust and play the role they are given. Coaches coach and players play… period!!
Coach Scott Meeson
PRACTICE SCHEDULE – SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER
|St.Mary||6-7:30||Novice Boys||Bantam Girls Jardine||Shooting Practice Open to All Blazers||Bantam Girls Jardine|
|7:30-9||Bantam Boys||Midget Girls||Midget Girls|
|TISS/A/B||6 – 7:30||Atom Boys||Atom Boys|
|7:30 – 9||Bantam Boys|
|BCI||630-8||Bantam Girls Wright||Bantam Girls Wright|
|8-930||Midget Boys||Midget Boys|
|TISS Gym D||6-730||Bantam WEBL Girls|
|Ange Gabriel||430-6||Atom Girls||Atom Girls|
|6-730||Novice Girls||Novice Girls|
|ATHENS||6-830||Bantam WEBL Boys|
BROCKVILLE BLAZERS NEWS AND UPDATES
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