September/October practice schedule posted
Divisions G4, G2, CA,CN; 1st weekend: 11/3/18, 11/4/18
Divisions G3,DA,DN; 2nd weekend: 11/10/18, 11/11/18
CYS Social: 11/3/18
CYS Picture Day: 12/8/18
CYS Jamboree (Instructional 1st-3rd grade): 1/12/19, 1/13/19
Boys - Kindergarten through 3rd grade
Girls - Kindergarten through 3rd grade
Season (Oct - Jan)
The instructional program practices are usually held on SUNDAYS (12 noon or later) throughout the season. The instructional program is an introductory program that stresses the fundamentals of basketball.
Kinder/First Grades: $175, 2nd-3rd grades: $175
Boys - 4th through 12th grade
Girls - 4th through 9th grade
Season (Sept - Feb/Mar)
The season starts with divisional team mass practices on September 8 and 9. The players are evaluated so the coaches can draft/select teams of relatively equal strength.
Two-hour team practices are held on Saturday mornings/afternoons or Sunday afternoons until the start of league play in December. Practices are then scheduled for Saturdays as league games are played on Sundays.
Cost for league registration per player is $280.
San Jose CYS is a member of the Nikkei Youth Basketball Association (NYBA). The NYBA is an organized basketball league consisting of member organizations from Palo Alto, San Francisco, San Jose, San Mateo, and Tri-City.
CYS sponsors its annual basketball tournament for all boy's and girl's divisions. Parents of participating players are required to sell program ads and provide manpower for the CYS tournament.
When invited, CYS teams are encouraged to participate in various basketball tournaments hosted by other organizations throughout the season. The Basketball Commissioners and Coaches will coordinate team tournament entries with participating members pay tournament entry fees (not included in registration).
G4: 4th grade
G3: 5th and 6th grade
G2: 7th, 8th, and 9th grades
D-American: 4th and 5th grade
D-National: 6th grade
C-American: 7th grade
C-National: 8th and 9th grade
B: 10th, 11th and 12th grade
Players playing up in the previous year will continue to be allowed to play with their prior teammates.
ROLE OF PARENTS
All parents are asked to volunteer to help with team practices and games. Some of the required assistance include:
Provide drinks and snacks for practices and games
Commissioner Alex Chan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls' Basketball Commissioner Tiffany Nishimura: email@example.com
Boys' Basketball Commissioner Keith Wong: firstname.lastname@example.org
Instructional Commissioner Kelli Kawashima: email@example.com
Tournament Director Mindy Connors: firstname.lastname@example.org