Youth Basketball

Baldwin City Recreation Commission (BCRC) is committed to teach the game of basketball in a fun, competitive and instructional atmosphere. We are focused on improving the ability of every player while enhancing the experience for every family. Our hope is to create a passion for the game that will last a lifetime. 

Players in grades 3rd through 6th have the opportunity to participate in 5v5 basketball leagues with a variety of skill levels.  With registration, all players will receive a jersey.  Basketball games are played on Saturday's.  Practices will begin January 3rd and games will start in January as well for the 3rd through 6th grade league games.  All registrations received after the listed deadline will be assessed a $15 late fee.    
3rd/4th & 5th/6th Basketball Leagues 

Girls and Boys will be split up into different divisions for this league. Volunteer parent managers and coaches teach the game through a 7 game schedule. Teams are encouraged to practice once per week, practices will be on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday which will vary week to week.  Teams are formed through a player draft in an effort to create parity.  New in 2021 - Games are played in Baldwin City, Ottawa, Garnett and Central Heights.


Fee                                               $55
Registration Deadline                 Friday, December 4th.

Practices Begin                           January 3rd
Games Begin                                             January 16th
Baldwin City Game Locations        Baldwin Junior High
Out of Town Locations                         Ottawa, Garnett and Central Heights.
Additional season information: Coaches and spectators are required to wear a mask at all times. Players will not be required to wear a mask while actively participating in practices or games. Players on the bench during games must wear a mask. Temperature checks will be taken upon entry to the facility. Limit to 2 spectators per participant at each facility. 

2nd Grade Basketball League  

This program is for 2nd Graders who want to participate in a half practice and half basketball league.
30 minute practice with 30 minute games to follow.


Fee                                                     $30
Registration Deadline             
January 18th 2021                           
Practice/Games                       Sunday's - February 7, 14, 21, 28
Practice/Games Location      Baldwin Junior High Gym 
Times                                                         2:15-3:15pm
All participants, coaches & spectators must wear a mask at all times.  


Kindergarten & 1st Grade Biddy Basketball Clinic 

This clinic will focus on the basic fundamentals and skills of basketball such as ball handling, dribbling, passing, and proper shooting techniques.  Each participant will be given a basketball to use each clinic date and they will get to keep it after the clinic is over. Make sure to bring it back each date!

Fee                                                      $30
Registration Deadline              January 18
Clinic Dates                                    Sunday's - February 7, 14, 21 & 28
Clinic Location                               Baldwin Junior High Gym
Times                                                   1:00pm-2:00pm
All participants, coaches & spectators must wear a mask at all times. 
 Open Gym - No open gym for 2020-2021 season. 

League Information

  2020/2021 3rd-6th Grade Basketball Rules
Size (Kb): 211 KB
Last Updated: 11/10/2020
  2021 3rd/4th Boys Bball Schedule
Size (Kb): 22 KB
Last Updated: 1/4/2021
  2021 3rd/4th Girls Bball Schedule
Size (Kb): 19 KB
Last Updated: 1/4/2021
  2021 5th/6th Boys Bball Schedule
Size (Kb): 25 KB
Last Updated: 1/4/2021
  2021 5th/6th Girls Bball Schedule
Size (Kb): 22 KB
Last Updated: 1/4/2021