Burke Basketball offers a variety of programs for all age and skill levels, including instructional leagues, Select / County basketball teams , youth and adult leagues.

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Welcome to Burke Basketball!

Our mission is to serve our community through sports by providing a quality sports program and experience for kids, parents, coaches and officials. Read more...

Burke Basketball offers:
Winter - Youth House(Recreational) for grades 2-12, Select/County teams, Men & Women's adult, and instructional leagues for grades K-1.
Spring - Youth House(Recreational) leagues, grades 2 - 12
Summer - Youth House(Recreational) and Select/County leagues, rising 3 -12 grade.

Become a Volunteer Building Directors ( VBD)

Registration and Account User's Guild - This link provides useful information on how to register, update and manage account settings.

PLEASE remember that at no time is food or drink allowed in the gym with the exception of water!

Free Skills Clinics for Boys and Girls grades 5-8

BOYS BEGINNERS CLINIC

Focus: Fundamentals: Dribbling, Passing, Shooting and Defense. For Boys in the Burke House League.

WHEN: OCT 16, 21, and 23

WHERE: Halley ES

Grades 5/6th - 5:30-7:00 pm

       Grades 7/8th - 7:00-8:30 pm

Cost: Free

Hosts: Bobby Seigle, former player at Lake Braddock, Belmont Abbey (D2), former D1 assistant basketball coach at Texas Tech (for Bob Knight), New Orleans

Space is limited to the first 25 fifth and sixth graders and the first 15 seventh and eight graders for each session. You can sign up for as many of the appropriate sessions as possible.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

 

BOYS  ADVANCED CLINICS

Run by Local High School Coaches and Staff. For Boys in the Burke Travel Program.

Focus: Fundamentals plus advanced training, workouts and concepts

WHEN: Oct. 28, 30 Nov. 4, 6

WHERE: Halley ES -Oct 28, Nov 4, 6

       Grades 5/6th - 5:30-7 :00 pm
       Grades 7/8th - 7:00-8:30 pm

NOV. 6 Time changes ONLY-

Grades 5/6 - 7:00-8:00 pm

Grades 7/8 - 8:00-9:00

OCT 30- Location Change- Bonnie Brae ES

Cost: Free 

Hosts:
Oct 28:  Curtis Grover, JV Coach, Lake Braddock High School
Oct 30: Travis Hess, Varsity Coach, South County High School
Nov. 4: Brian Nelson, Varsity Coach, Robinson High School
Nov 6: Kosa So, Varsity Coach, Lee High School, Ultimate Basketball Training

 Space is limited to the first 25 fifth and sixth graders and the first 15 seventh and eight graders for each session. You can sign up for as many of the appropriate sessions as possible

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

GIRLS SKILLS CLINIC

Fundamentals clinic for girls in grades 5-8. Focused on making your basketball player an improved shooter, dribbler, passer, and gain more experience in playing basketball.

Dates: Oct 15, 22, 29 and Nov. 5

Times: Grades 5-6, 5:00-6:30

             Grades 7-8, 6:30-8:00

Location: Burke School 

Cost; Free

 Clinics will be run by Larry Edwards, Burke Basketball Girls Commissioner, and assistants. Please contact Larry if you have any questions 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
 


by posted 10/07/2014
Referee Training Dates Announced!

Training dates for the upcoming Fall/Winter 14/15, Spring 15, and Summer 15 have been finalized and are shown below.

As always, all referees that expect to work for Burke Basketball must attend one of the Classroom sessions while all 1st year (rookie) and 2nd year refs (and any other notified by Burke Basketball)  must attend one of the on-court training sessions.

All Burke referees MUST attend ONE of the following mandatory classroom training sessions:

Classroom Session 1: Saturday, November 15, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm - Oak View Elementary School Cafeteria

OR

Classroom Session  2: Wednesday, November 19, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Oak View Elementary School Cafeteria

All 1st year (new) and 2nd year Burke referees (and any others notified by the league) MUST attend ONE of the following mandatory on-court training sessions:

On-court Training Session 1: Sunday, November 16, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm - Oak View Elementary School Gym (enter around the back of the school)

OR

On-court Training Session  2: Thursday, November 20, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Oak View Elementary School Gym (enter around the back of the school)

Note that it doesn't matter which session you attend though for those attending an on-court session, it's preferable that you attend a classroom session before an on-court training session if at  all possible.

 Full details on what to bring to each session are shown on the Burke Basketball Training webpage.


by posted 10/05/2014
Tryouts for Boys 3/4 Advanced League

House Boys 3/4 Advanced League Tryouts:

 

Date: Oct 21 & 22

Time: 6:30-9:00

Location: Oak View

 

Date: Oct. 23

Time: 6:30-9:00

Location: Bonnie Brae ES

 

If your son wants to try out for this league, please register him as a HOUSE player, but add a comment to his registration that he is interested in trying out for the Advanced league.

Your player must attend at least one tryout but are encouraged to show up as many times as possible.  The more the coaches get to see you the better it is for everyone!

If you have any questions please contact the Boys 3/4 Advanced League Director John O'Grady-Walsh 

or the Boys Commissioner, Paul Buellesbach 

 


by posted 10/03/2014
Season dates

Burke Basketball Winter 2014-15

 

  • Registration, on time.......Sept.1 until October 19th
  • Select/County tryouts....... start Sept 29 (continue to check the website for specific age group times and locations)

  • Late Registration for house leagues grade 2-8 October 20 thru Nov 21 ( late registrants are not guaranteed placement)
    Evaluations....begin around October 20

  • Drafts (grades 4 and up).....Early November

  • Practices start......... approximately November 15

  • Skills clinics start mid November

  • First Coaches Meeting end of October

  • Coaches Meeting w/ Jerseys.....November after Thanksgiving

  • Games....Start December 6/7

  • Instructional League starts.....  mid January

  • Games Resume.....January 3/4

  • Team Photos...........January 17/18 and Jan 24/25

  • Food Drive...........January 17/18 and Jan 24/25. Now combined with team photos

  • Playoffs for 5th grade and above start the beginning of March

  • Most league championship games TBD

  • All-star games - date will vary per league

    All dates are subject to change.

     


by posted 09/02/2014
Winter 2014/15 Registration

Burke Basketball 2014/15 Winter Registration now open.
Once again we will be offering:

  • Boys and Girls House/Recreational leagues (grades 2 - 12)
  • Boys and Girls Select/County leagues (grades 5 - 8)
  • Instructional (grades K-1 or ages 5-6)
  • Weeknight and Sunday skills clinics
  • Referee
  • Coach / Assistant coach
  • Select/travel basketball

Please select the Register Online tab to the left to begin.

Please help!  We are always in need of volunteers to help coach.  Please consider coaching a team this season.


by ckeane posted 09/02/2014
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Burke Basketball has teamed up with Dick’s Sporting Goods to provide Burke families with some great coupons
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  DICK'S SPORTING GOODS COUPON

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