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UPCOMING QYB EVENTS:
NOTICE: Uniforms for Travel players will be distributed at practice on Thursday, November 21st. There is a $50 cash or money order deposit for the uniform. no deposit/no uniform - no uniform/no play - no exceptions
UNDER 8 DUFFY DIVISION - practice on Saturday, November 23, 2013 will be at BROAD MEADOWS MIDDLE SCHOOL at your regular time. After November 23rd, practices resume on December 7th at LINCOLN HANCOCK SCHOOL.
THERE WILL BE NO PRACTICES FOR ALL DIVISIONS FROM THURSDAY, NOV. 28th THROUGH SUNDAY, DEC. 1st due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. Practices resume on December 6th.
First games for Grades 3-8 will be on Sunday, December 8, 2013. Schedules will be available at the practices on December 6th.
We want to wish everyone a very happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday!
THE REGISTRATION FORM FOR 2013-14 IS AVAILABLE ON THE FORMS LINK - RegistrationEGISTRATION FORMS ARE STILL BEING ACCEPTED FOR GIRLS GRADES 3-8 & BOYS AND GIRLS IN GRADES 1 AND 2. THERE IS A WAIT LIST FOR BOYS GRADES 3-5 & BOYS GRADES 6-8. You must complete a registration form and mail it in to be considered for the wait list.
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SNOW CANCELLATION POLICY: If the Quincy (MA) Public Schools are closed or close early on a practice day due to snow, then there is no practice that night. If there is snow over the weekend affecting games, coaches will call all players only in the event of a cancellation. Practice and Game cancellations are also posted on this website in the "NewsFlash" box (at the top of the home page).
Boys Grades 3-5
Boys Grades 6-8
Girls Grades 3-5 (games and clinics)
Girls Grades 6-8 (games and clinics)
QYB Travel, Presidents Division (Boys, Grades 6-8)
QYB Travel, Adams Division (Boys, Grades 4-5) preparatory program for 6th grade travel program)
Duffy Division (Grades 1 and 2 co-ed instructional)
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GENERAL INFORMATION FOR QUINCY YOUTH BASKETBALL PROGRAM FOR 2013-2014 SEASON
You must be a resident of Quincy, Massachusetts, to be eligible to play for Quincy Youth Basketball.
Programs for Boys and Girls in Grades 3-8:
Our season runs from early November, 2013 to mid February, 2014 with playoffs extending into March. Playoff schedules will be posted after the last regular season games have been played.
(THERE WILL BE NO PRACTICES AND/OR GAMES ON THANKSGIVING (11/28-12/1), CHRISTMAS (12/20-22) AND NEW YEAR'S (12/27-12/29) WEEKENDS).
The first games will be held on the first Sunday in December 2013. You will receive a game schedule prior to the first game. Games will be held each Sunday thereafter into February (THERE WILL BE NO GAMES DURING THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR'S WEKENDS - see dates above).
Program for Grades 1 and 2 (Duffy Division) @ Lincoln Hancock School:
This is a co-ed instructional program. Instruction generally begins on the second Saturday in November 2013 - this year on November 9th. After Christmas break there will be scrimmages during the second half of each practice. The season runs from November 2013 to February 2014. There will be no practices during Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's weekends (see dates above).
Experience the Quincy Youth Basketball difference!
Quincy Youth Basketball is the premier youth basketball league in Quincy, Massachusetts. Some of our benefits for players in grades 3-8 include:
IAABO certified referees at all games
No more than 10 players per team*
40 minute games (two 20 minute halves)
Set locations and schedules for practices and games
Friday night practice tee and team game jersey
Travel teams for eligible boys (Grades 6-8)
*up to 2 additional players per team may be added based on the travel enrollment
For the Duffy Division (Grades 1-2):
Up to 12 players (co-ed) per team
One hour instructional practice time each week
team tee shirt
If your son or daughter is in grades 1-8, and you live in Quincy, Massachusetts, then Quincy Youth Basketball is the league for you!
QYB Travel, Presidents Division: In 2010, the Quincy Presidents Boys Travel Basketball program became part of Quincy Youth Basketball. That program is now known as QYB Travel, Presidents Division. All boys in Grades 6-8 are eligible to try out for the Travel Teams. Tryouts will be held in October and will be announced at a later date. Game schedules and additional information can be found on the link at left and are updated as necessary. The Boys Travel Teams play in the South Shore Youth Basketball League. All players on the travel teams are required to be active participants in the in-house league. There is an additional fee to play on the travel teams as well as a uniform deposist.
QYB Travel, Abigail Division (Girls 6-8): The Girls Travel (Abigail Division) has been postponed for the 2013-2014 season
QYB Travel, Adams Division: All boys in Grades 4 and 5 are eligible to try out for the preparatory travel program. This is an in-house program designed to prepare players for the 6th grade travel team. There is an additional small fee for the preparatory travel program.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL REGISTRATION FEES MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE YOUR CHILD IS PLACED ON A TEAM ROSTER (IN-HOUSE AND TRAVEL).
Quincy Youth Basketball Board of Directors
Chris Eleey, President
Susan W. Eleey, Treasurer
Michael Cook, Esq.
Stephen P. Golden
Directors Emeritus: Michael A. Covais, Esq.; Gail A. Duffy; Moe Duffy