Junior Basketball League

 

Junior Basketball LeagueThis league is open to those who live in the Danville Area School District and are in Grades 3 – 6.

 

This twelve-week program begins with two weeks of preseason skills and drills. In November, the DACC League “Draft” will be held.   Each week, players will have one hour of practice during the week in addition to Saturday morning games.

 

 

DACC Boys Junior Basketball 2014-2015

Sign ups: Oct 20 through Nov 7 at the DACC

Bob Dressler has been the Program Director of DACC Basketball for 20 years. He has named Matt Diltz, former Ironman player, as his successor.  Thank you, Mr. Dressler. Welcome, Mr Diltz.

 

  • Program begins Nov 15th and continues through the end of Feb.
  • No games Nov 29, Dec 27 & Jan 3
  • Clinic on Nov 15th: Grades 3 & 4 at 9am & Grades 5 & 6 @ 10am
  • DRAFT DAY is Nov 22: Grades 3 & 4 at 9am & Grades 5 & 6 at 10:30am
  • Weekly practice begins the week of Nov 22 with games beginning Saturday morning Dec 6
  • Fees: $40 (Members only) for Basketball Program. Membership fee for the season is $30. Anyone needing assistance with fees should call and speak with Mrs. Knouse or Mrs. Getkin.
  • There is an additional $35 fee for a reversible jersey with your child’s name on it. The DACC does have some jerseys donated by past participants. These are available for any player who needs one on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Registration must be done at the DACC front desk.

 

The DACC Junior Basketball League is exceptional in that instruction is ongoing throughout the season as are “game situation” teaching opportunities.

The DACC program would not be possible without the help and encouragement of volunteer coaches and the assistance of the Danville High School Basketball coaches and players.  DASD Head Coach Lenny Smith has been an important asset to this program for many years.

 

DACC Girls’ Basketball 2015

  • Program begins Saturday, January 16 @ 2pm
  • Open to 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th graders
  • 8 week program
  • Players must be DACC Members (Special rate for 3 months $20)
  • Shirts with name: $35
  • Program Fee: $40
  • A rotating group of coaches will work with the girls on basic skills, game strategy, etc.

 

Basketball Camp

DACC Junior Basketball is a very popular program in the winter here at the DACC, but it is not meant to be a child’s first exposure to the game.  These camps are designed for instruction and the opportunity to learn the basics of the game.

The Red Camp is for children who have completed kindergarten or 1st grade.  Basic skills and the rules of the game will be taught.

The Blue Camp is for children who have completed 2nd or 3rd grade. Basic skills, drill and game practice will be emphaized.

The Green Camp is for children who have completed 4th grade.  Children at this level will learn more complicated drills and practice game situations.

First Session:  June 15 – June 18 and June 22 – June 25
Red & Blue camp will be at 6 pm; Green samp at 7 pm.

Second Session: July 13 – July 16 and July 20 – July 23
Red & Blue camp will be at 6 pm; Green samp at 7 pm.

Fees:  $40 (member); $60 (non-member)
Camp t-shirt is included in the fee.