2017-2018 Stratford Minor Basketball Season Schedule (updated)

The Stratford Minor Basketball 2017-18 Season Schedule has been released. The schedule also includes the start dates for each division. All divisions with the exception of our Mini Boys and Girls House Division are included. The Mini Boys and Girls House Division will be finalized following the selections of our Rep teams.

2017-18 Current Schedule (update Nov 23rd) – Link to web page and PDF

We are looking forward to another exciting season. We are very fortunate to have a number of our volunteer coaches returning to coach this year and we have added some new ones. We are still looking for a few more to fill some of our divisions so if you are able to lend a hand, please contact our President, Doug Newson by phone at (902) 388-1376 or via email dougnewson@gmail.com .

Additional information can be found under each respective division on our website.

For updates and cancellations please visit our website and/or follows us on

2017-2018 Stratford Minor Basketball Season Start Dates

Here are the start dates for each group:

Tykes – Saturday, October 21
Small Ball – Sunday, October 15 (Sunday only for the 1st week)
Jr. Mini Girls – Saturday, October 7
Jr. Mini Boys – Tuesday, October 10
Mini Girls – underway
Mini Boys – underway
Bantam – Deferred until Mid November

Team lists are being finalized and Coaches will be contacting all parents/players within the next few days to confirm.

2017-2018 Basketball Season

The Stratford Minor Basketball Association is gearing up for the 2017-2018 Season.

Programs for the 2017-2018 season will be offered for the following age groups:

o Tykes (Pre-K & Kindergarten)
o Small Ball (Grades 1-2)
o Junior Mini (Grades 3-4)
o Mini (Grades 5-6)
o Bantam (Grades 7-9)

Tykes will be co-ed; all other divisions are separated into boys and girls (if numbers allow it).

Program Dates: 2nd week of October to mid-March

Registration Options

Online registration is now open at: www.townofstratford.ca
By Phone: Contact Marilyn Dickson at Stratford Town Hall at 902.569.6250
In person: Stratford Town Hall Office (Monday-Friday between the hours of 11:00AM–4:00PM)
Community Expo Day: Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 8:00-11:00AM at Town Hall (Cash/Cheque only)

– Program cost: $70.00 (Tykes) – $100.00 (Small Ball, Jr. Mini, Mini) – $60.00 (Bantam)
– Mini rep players will be required to pay an additional nominal fee to SMBA to cover league costs
– Late fee of $10 will apply after November 21, 2017
– Full payment required at time of registration

All participants will receive:
✓ Insurance Coverage
✓ Basketball PEI & Canada Basketball Membership

Tykes’ participants (maximum 30) will receive:
✓ Jr. NBA Canada Package (Ball, Jersey, etc.)

All Small Ball, Junior Mini, Mini and Bantam participants will receive:
✓ SMBA Jersey and basketball

We are also looking for volunteers to coach, serve on our Executive, or help with our jamboree.

For more information visit our Website at www.stratfordfoxes.ca, visit us on Facebook @StratfordFoxes, or please contact the Stratford Minor Basketball Association.

Link to Program Flyer and Registration Form

Doug Newson, President 902-388-1376 or dougnewson@gmail.com

Basketball 101 Camps Being Offered This Summer

Basketball PEI is pleased to announce its recent partnership with the highly successful Basketball 101 Development School to offer two weeks of basketball camps during the 2017 summer season. These camps will provide an excellent opportunity for athletes to improve their basketball fundamentals, while also serving as a fundraiser for Basketball PEI.

The first week of camp will be held July 17-21 in Charlottetown at Immanuel Christian School. This camp will be for boys and girls entering grades 4 to 6. The camp will utilize basketball nets at heights appropriate to this age group, as well as age appropriate basketballs. There are full and half day options for this camp.

The second week will be held at Charlottetown Rural High School the week of August 28 to September 1 and will be open to boys and girls entering grades 7 to 12.

Both camps will run from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday.

Guest coaches include Dale Farish, long-time coach at all levels on PEI; Darrell Glenn, former UPEI Panther and the newly named Head Coach of the UPEI Men; and Lonnie States, Nova Scotia and PEI coach for many years. Additional coaches will be announced in the weeks ahead.

If you are interested in registering for Basketball 101 Development Camp, please complete the following registration form;

Registration Form

Once you complete the registration form, please send it to Coach Morrison (Basketball 101 Development School P.O. Box 92 Morell, PEI C0A 1S0) along with a cheque made payable to “Basketball 101 Development School”. Or an E-transfer to georgemorrison@eastlink.ca.

For additional information or questions contact Basketball PEI’s new executive director, Trent Whitty (902)368-4986, or Coach George Morrison (902)393-3441.