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!!