Coaches Corner

Welcome to the 2018-2019 season! Whether you are a long time returning coach, or new to the process, we are glad you are here! Coaches are among the most influential adults in the lives of young athletes. We work hard to ensure each coach has the resources to run a successful season. We have an exciting season ahead of us!

Become a Youth Volunteer Coach by:

1.) Completing our online application: Create or update your profile on our new software system, recdesk, and register for the program called "COACH Youth Basketball" https://southwindsor.recdesk.com/Community/Member/Login. This is in lieu of a paper application. Login in under the community portal, not the Instructor/Coach/Volunteer login.

"How To" Online Coaching Application

2.) Attending our mandatory coaches orientation: Volunteers must attend this training in order to coach.

Saturday, October 27th at Wapping Recreation Facility - 91 Ayers Road.

Beginner: 9am-10am

Junior, Intermediate: 10:15am-11:15am

Advanced, Senior: 11:30am-12:30pm

Additional coaches orientation scheduled Friday, November 9th, 6:30pm at Wapping Recreational Facility - 91 Ayers Road

3.) Participating at "All Division Practices" run by coaches for players November 10, 17, 24 and December 1.

We will take this time to get to know our players, develop their skills and comfort on the court, and sharpen coaching skills before we begin solo team practice. Wins for Life training will be present one day to guide coaches and provide drills, etc. 

4.) All divisions except for Beginner Division: Attend "Placement Day" December 8th to create your team for the season.

If you have any questions please email Sarah Robinson at sarah.robinson@southwindsor.org or call 860-648-6355.