Travel Boys

South Windsor competes in the North Central Connecticut Travel Basketball League (NCCTBL - nccbball.org) for both the girls teams and boys teams. With competitive basketball play versus Central CT opponents, the travel basketball league offers players increased practice time (typically (2) 2 hour practices per week) and approximately 25 games scheduled including tournaments. The season runs mid-October to mid-March.

For more information, call Craig Zimmerman at 860-670-5224.

Please be aware that there are other fees/costs involved with the travel basketball program beyond the initial registration fee.

Note: Program is for residents only. 

PROGRAM EXPECTATIONS & HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Players should attend all tryouts until told otherwise by one of the coaches.  Parents are welcome to attend.  1st cut normally after 2nd tryout.  Final team is selected after last tryout.  Letters will be given to all players selected or cut.
  • Our team needs to be our player’s primary sports commitment from November to March
  • We practice 3-4 times per week in November, and 2 times per week starting in December
  • Our coaches are committed to helping each player improve as a player and a teammate
  • We play 25+ games against some of the best teams in the area – most within 20 miles
  • Includes a day trip to New York include games in Far Rockaway & time in the city

Boy's Practice Schedule

Monday: Ellsworth Gym

5th Grade 5:30-7:00PM

6th Grade 7:00-8:30PM

Wednesday: Timothy Edwards Middle School

All 4 of our teams rotate gyms (main or small)

and timeslots 5:30-7:00PM or 7:00-9:00PM)

each week

Friday: Ellsworth Gym

7th Grade 5:30-7:00PM

8th Grade 7:00-9:00PM

2017 Tryouts

8TH GRADE TEAM TRYOUTS

Wednesday, October 18th 7:15-9:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym (Parent Meeting 8:45PM)

Friday, October 20th 7:15-9:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym

Sunday, October 22nd 7:15-9:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym

Thursday, October 26th 7:15-9:00PM Ellsworth Gym

7TH GRADE TEAM TRYOUTS

Friday, October 20th 5:30-7:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym (Parent Meeting 6:45PM)

Sunday, October 22nd 5:30-7:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym

Friday, October 27th 7:15-8:45PM High School Gym

Sunday, October 29th 7:15-8:45PM Timothy Edwards Gym

6TH GRADE TEAM TRYOUTS

Wednesday, October 18th 5:30-7:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym (Parent Meeting 6:45PM)

Saturday, October 21st 7:15-8:45PM Timothy Edwards Gym

Friday, October 27th 5:30-7:00PM High School Gym                                                                                                                              Saturday, October 28th 7:15-8:45PM Timothy Edwards Gym

5TH GRADE TEAM TRYOUTS

Saturday, October 21st 5:30-7:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym (Parent Meeting 6:45PM)

Thursday, October 26th 5:30-7:00PM Ellsworth Gym

Saturday, October 28th 5:30-7:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym                                                                                                    Sunday, October 29th 5:30-7:00PM Timothy Edwards Gym

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL:

Recreation Department – Sarah Robinson 648-6353 (work)

 8th Grade – Craig Zimmerman 670-5224 (cell)

7th Grade – Greg Dill 732-546-8124 (cell)

6th Grade – Jim Dargati 324-3855(cell)

5th Grade – Mike Albert 214-5336 (cell)


Registration  Information


Grade 5


Activity #: 145999I
Fee: $225 per player

Grade 6


Activity #: 145999J
Fee: $225 per player

Grade 7


Activity #: 145999K
Fee: $225 per player

Grade 8


Activity #: 145999L
Fee: $225 per player