Lindsay's Law Parent Informational Video

Parents of all participants must (1) watch the video below and (2) review the Informational Handout below before signing the Lindsay's Law Form.

Lindsay's Law Parent Video

Handouts:

Parent Informational Handout

Lindsay's Law Signature Form (Must be signed and turned in)


Cadet Gr 4-6 Basketball Revised Game Schedule

Please click on the tab Printable Schedules to view Revised Game Schedule as of Sept 17, 2019.


Youth Basketball Picture Schedule Saturday, Sept 28

Please click on the tab Picture Day to view the schedule and download and print order form.


Please click on the tab “Important Information” to view more details.

The Co-Ed Cadet Basketball League is geared toward all skill levels for boys and girls in the sport of basketball. Skills to be taught in this league include dribbling, passing, shooting and defending. In competing with others in the community, boys and girls are able to develop a strong ethic of sportsmanship, learning to compete in a friendly manner. Incorporated in this process is our First Friends Sports Ministry Devotional program to enhance each athlete’s development outside of practices and games.

 
Registration Registration is available online at our website and brochures will be available in the church hall brochure racks by July 12, 2019 . Registrations will be accepted until the league fills up, or Sept 3, whichever occurs first. Click on "Important Information" tab to see all information and to download and print registration form that can be turned into Sports Office with check payable to First Friends Church. The league fills up quickly, please register as soon as possible to secure a spot in the league.
Fees $55.00 Registration fee ($5.00 fee retained for refund)
$20.00 Jersey fee black/red reversible jerseys from First Friends, please plan to purchase new jersey if you don't already have one.
No refund will be given to any player who withdraws after the second week of practices. An exception may be granted at the discretion of the staff due to medical reasons only. Further, no refund will be given to any player removed from the league during the course of the season for disciplinary reasons.
Duration September 3, 2019 to November 23, 2019
Location First Friends Church
5455 Market Ave N
Canton, OH 44714

CLICK HERE TO PRINT REGISTRATION FORM

Open Gym:  Monday, Aug 26 and Thursday, Aug 29 5:30pm – 7:30pm Free for boys and girls in grade 4-6  Plan to attend and bring a friend!

Skill Assessment Dates:
Tuesday, Sept 3:
  First Assessment Schedule:  5:30pm and 6:30pm  Please check back to see schedule of when your child is to come.
Saturday, Sept 7:   Second Assessment Schedule:   Check website on Sept 5 for schedule.  It will be at either 9am or 10am, but please come at assigned time.   It is important to be at the two skill assessments your child is scheduled for.    If not able to attend, please email Sports Office at sports@firstfriends.org.

**Preliminary team rosters and practice schedules will be posted on the website on Sept 9.
Mandatory Parent’s Meeting:  during your child’s skill assessment on Tuesday, Sept 3.
Note to Parents:  Parent’s Meeting is mandatory.  It is highly recommended that all parents attend the meeting for league child is registered in, if not possible please call the Sports Office at 330-966-6868.

Practice Day and Times:  Monday 5 or 6pm,  Tuesday 5, 6 or 7pm  First practice Sept 9 or 10.
Saturday practice: 
Sept 14
Game Day and Times: Saturdays 9:00am or 10:15am   First Game:  Sept 21  Some weekday games at end of season are possible
Request Policy:  One request is permitted on registration form per child.  Please click on the link Request Policy to read the new policy regarding this.
**Disclaimer: Please note that fairness and positive competition are a high priority in our program.  Thus, our league leadership reserves the right to alter team rosters/move players once scrimmages have been played in order to balance teams if necessary.  Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

Picture Day:  Saturday, Sept 28, 2019.  Schedule will be posted on website at later date.

End of Season Celebration:  Season ends with celebration November 23 from 9:30am to 11:00am in First Friends Gym.  Families are invited.   More info to follow!

COACHES Please volunteer to coach by indicating on the registration form.   Coaches Training:  August 27, Tuesday at 6pm,  in Room M120 in the gym at First Friends Church.  Please plan to attend.  If you have not completed a background check or concussion training in the last 3 years, please follow the directions below to complete one.  Thank you.

 Questions? Call 330.966.6868 or email sports@firstfriends.org.

 

Teams

OSU

Location:
Practice Time: Monday, 05:00pm

Coaches

  MIKE MANOFF

Players

  LUKE FREDMONSKY
  ROMAN GEISELMAN
  MICHAEL HALEY
  EDDIE KARAM
  CARSON KLUSCH
  TOMMY MILLER
  DREW NIEPORTE
  LIAM TAGGART

Purdue

Location:
Practice Time: Tuesday, 06:00pm

Coaches

  KEVIN DAVIDSON

Players

  PATRICK ARWAY
  COLE DAVIDSON
  COLE HASTINGS
  GIORGIO’S KABERIDIS
  MAIZEN KEISTER
  CARSON OAKES
  JU’ELZ REDVINE
  JOHNNY SCHLABACH
  JOSH TRENT

IOWA

Location:
Practice Time: Tuesday, 06:00pm

Coaches

  DENNIS (TONY) CAPO

Players

  MARCUS BRIDGES
  BLAKE BROOM
  GRAYSON BRUNONI
  ANTHONY CAPO
  DARRION CURRY
  BRENDAN HILLYER
  ISAAC LIGHTNER
  KADEN LIGHTNER
  MASON WELCH

Penn State

Location:
Practice Time: Monday, 05:00pm

Coaches

  JOEL MOLEDOR
  GENEROSA SEVERSON

Players

  PACEN BAGLIA
  WALKER KESTEL
  JAKOB MOLEDOR
  SEAN MOLEDOR
  ETHAN MORROW
  JACOB SEVERSON
  SHAMAR SPARKMAN
  LUKE STEPHENS

Lakers

Location:
Practice Time: Monday, 06:00pm

Coaches

  CRAIG PRIESTER

Players

  CHASE BRUNONI
  CANNEN LEE
  JOEL MANDAT
  CHARLES PALMER
  CRAIG PRIESTER
  NEVAEH SWOFFORD
  TERRED, JR. TUCK
  ZOEY WELCH

Rockets

Location:
Practice Time: Tuesday, 05:00pm

Coaches

  SCOTT STREBEL

Players

  LUKE ARCHER
  LILY ARNTZ
  JACK BURNS
  JACOB HOSTETLER
  DYLAN KOLARIK
  HENDRICK LIVENGOOD
  CHRISTOPHER ROMANO
  LOGAN SCHWARTZ
  JAYDEN WIGGINS

Suns

Location:
Practice Time: Monday, 06:00pm

Coaches

  TYLER COURTNEY

Players

  BEN AYERS
  ANTHONY BROOM
  MAKSIM COURTNEY
  KENDRIC JOHNSON
  ZOEY JONES
  ISAAC SHAWK
  NATALIA TONNOUS
  JT WELCH

Jazz

Location:
Practice Time: Tuesday, 05:00pm

Coaches

  RICK HENRY

Players

  BEN BARKER
  PETER CAZANTZES
  BRADEN FRANK
  SHANE GREENFELDER
  LANDON HENRY
  ANTHONY LUCHITZ
  KOBI MARSDEN
  RILEY SCHWARTZ

Please volunteer to coach by indicating on the registration form.   Coaches Training Tuesday, August 27 at 6pm in Room M120 in the gym at First Friends Church.  Please plan to attend.  If you have not completed a background check in the last 3 years, please follow the directions below to complete one. 

Thank you.**Please submit all necessary signed paperwork to sports@firstfriends.org 

**NEW** Lindsay’s Law Required Coaches’ Training Video

Cadet Basketball Rules (click on link to view)

Cadet Rotation Sheet

Coaches Information Sheet (Click here to download) – Needs Signed and Returned

Coaches Code of Conduct (Click here to download) – Needs Signed and Returned

Commitment to League Rules (Click here to download) – Needs Signed and Returned

Ohio Youth Concussion Test (Click Link)

Background Check (Click Link)

Sexual Abuse Prevention Policy (Click Link)

Click the links below to access a downloadable/printable version of our Parent Resources…

Cadet Basketball Rules (click on link to view)

Cadet Basketball Parent Meeting Handout (click on link to view)

Picture Forms (click on link to view)

Family Devo’s Explanation Sheet (click on link to view)

 

2019 Cadet Blue Division schedule (click on link to view)

2019 Cadet Red Division schedule (click on link to view)

Pictures will be taken of each team on Saturday, Sept 28 inside First Friends Church, rooms L1,2,3 near the gym.  Please use the gym entrance, walk past the gym to the rooms L1, L2, L3.  Individual pictures will be taken of your child, if desired.  Please click on the link for the Basketball Picture taking schedule.

Basketball League Picture Taking Schedule

Picture forms will be handed out at practice, available to download and print from this page and the photographer will have some available.  Payment is due with order.

click here to download and print picture order form

Contact Us

5455 Market Ave N.
Canton, OH 44714
330-966-6868
sports@firstfriends.org

A ministry of  First Friends Church

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