The winter basketball program at the John M. Barry Boys & Girls club has shaped the young athletic careers of members for decades. For the 2019-2020 Season team assignments will be communicated by December 2nd and the first games will take place on Friday, December 6 and Saturday December 7th. All leagues practice one week night per week.
Development League (grades K-2)
The Development League will focus on player development both on and off the court. There will be a skills and drills segment along with teambuilding and discipline. The season ends with a tournament in which all teams compete. All games will be played on Fridays.
Premier League (grades 3-5)
The foundation of the Premier League is built on learning the basic fundamentals of the game. All games will be played on Saturdays.
Junior League (grades 6-8)
The Junior League is designed to help players prepare for a higher level of competition. We will introduce team concepts such as zone defense, team defense, motion offense and proper floor spacing. All games will be played on Saturdays.
18 & Under Travel Team
Travel teams compete against other Boys & Girls Clubs in Eastern Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire. They are designed for those who are capable of playing against a higher level of competition.