• Program-wide photo shoot at 10am on January 29

Save the dates for 2017 summer hoops camps for 2nd-8th grade boys

Roots will have summer basketball camps for boys who will be in 2nd through 8th grades in the 2017/18 academic year.  The dates of the camps are as follows:

 

·         June 20-23 

·         July 10-13

 

Exact times will be determined at a later date, but the gym space has been reserved.

The camps will be run by Coach Steve Haizlip (BHS boys varsity coach) and Coach Kaleb Anderson (BHS boys JV team coach), along with some players from the Bainbridge High School boys basketball teams. 

Campers will spend four days working on the fundamentals of the game of basketball in a competitive but fun environment through drills and scrimmages.  Coach Haizlip stresses the importance of attitude and effort, with the goal of fostering a love of basketball.  Campers will develop skills and team unity throughout the week.  

Lets get ready for some fun summer basketball!

Save the dates for 2017 summer hoops camps for 9-12th grade boys

The Bainbridge High School boys basketball program will be having a camp for incoming 9-12th graders (in the 2017/18 academic year) from June 20-23.

Exact times will be determined at a later date, but the gym space has been reserved.

So please save the dates!

Save the dates for 2017 Ball for All camp for special needs athletes

For the second year in a row, Roots will be offering Ball for All, a summer basketball camp for special needs athletes, ages 7-21.  Ball for All will be led by Kaleb Anderson (JV boys basketball coach at BHS and ILC teacher at BHS).  Although details are still being worked out, please hold the dates of July 17-19.

OPG photo shoot at 10am on January 29

Olympic Photo Group (OPG) will take team and individual player photos of all Roots teams.  See the OPG League Packages order form here (also available on the Handouts section of the Roots website.  All players and coaches should report to the Woodward Middle School gym (in full game uniform...black/dark side showing) at 10am on Sunday, January 29.  Please send an email to bainbridgeroots@gmail.com if you have any questions.

2016-17 Poulsbo Parks & Rec schedule (7th-8th grade girls)

The Poulsbo League has provided the remaining girls schedule.  All league games are now in the website's calendar and on the team pages (7th grade and 8th grade), but the league's post can also be viewed here.

League playoff games will be January 28 and 29, based upon seeding after the regular season.

2016-17 PNAAU schedule (8th grade boys)

The full PNAAU league schedule for the 8th grade boys team has been released.

You can find the
schedule for the 2016-17 PNAAU winter league
in three places, as follows:

1. At the PNAAU league's website
2. Download the Washington Youth Sports app on the Apple Store or on Google Play
3. On the Roots website on the 8th grade boys team page


If you log into your LeagueLineup account and go to your team's page, you can sign up to get schedule reminders.  You can also "subscribe" to the team on the Washington Youth Sports app for updates, results, etc.

2016-17 PEAK league schedules (4th-7th grade boys)

You can find the schedules for the 2016-17 PEAK winter league in three places, as follows:

1. At the PEAK league's website
2.  On the Roots website under the Handouts tab

3.  On the Roots website on each individual team's page
4th grade boys
5th grade boys
6th grade boys
7th grade boys


If you log into your account and go to your team's page, you can even sign up to get schedule reminders.

NBA, USA Basketball announce first-ever youth basketball guidelines

The NBA and USA Basketball recently released youth basketball guidelines that really match the philosophy of Bainbridge Roots Basketball.  The guidelines...

--Advise athletes to delay single-sport specialization until at least 14 years old
--Include maximum and recommended participation guidelines
--Emphasize weekly rest minimums

Here are links to a summary article on the guidelines, and the detailed guidelines themselves.

Bainbridge Roots Basketball will be working to make sure our offerings are in line with these guidelines, and we strongly encourage families to read the articles, watch the videos below, and talk about them...with each other, with other families, and with us.

 

 

Upcoming Games/Practices

Thursday, Jan 19
Girls-Teams
PRACTICE 8th Grade Winter Team5:30pm - 7:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (north court)
PRACTICE 5/6th Grade Winter Team7:30pm - 9:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
PRACTICE 7th Grade Winter Team7:30pm - 9:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Saturday, Jan 21
Girls-Teams
5/6th Grade Winter Team @ OpponentTBATBA
Sunday, Jan 22
Boys-Teams
5th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent11:00am - 12:00pmKirkland Boys and Girls Club
Opponent @ 5th Grade Winter Team12:00pm - 1:00pmKirkland Boys and Girls Club
6th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent1:00pm - 2:00pmKirkland Boys and Girls Club
Opponent @ 6th Grade Winter Team2:00pm - 3:00pmKirkland Boys and Girls Club
7th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent2:30pm - 3:30pmWMBGC (the old Boys and Girls Club)
Opponent @ 4th Grade Winter Team3:00pm - 4:00pmPEAK Gymnasium, Court #3
7th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent3:30pm - 4:30pmWMBGC (the old Boys and Girls Club)
Opponent @ 4th Grade Winter Team4:00pm - 5:00pmPEAK Gymnasium, Court #3
Girls-Teams
8th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent10:00am - 11:00amKingston High School
8th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent12:00pm - 1:00pmKingston High School
7th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent4:00pm - 5:00pmKingston High School
7th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent5:00pm - 6:00pmKingston High School
Monday, Jan 23
Boys-Teams
PRACTICE 8th Grade Winter Team5:30pm - 7:00pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (main court)
PRACTICE 5th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 7:45pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
PRACTICE 4th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 7:45pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (side court)
PRACTICE 7th Grade Winter Team7:30pm - 9:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
PRACTICE 6th Grade Winter Team7:45pm - 9:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
Girls-Teams
PRACTICE 7th Grade Winter Team7:00pm - 8:30pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (main court)
Tuesday, Jan 24
Girls-Teams
PRACTICE 8th Grade Winter Team5:30pm - 7:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (north court)
PRACTICE 5/6th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 8:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
Saturday, Jan 28
Boys-Teams
8th Grade Winter Team @ Opponent10:05am - 11:05amSRV-Smilow Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club Court 1
Girls-Teams
5/6th Grade Winter Team @ OpponentTBATBA
7th Grade Winter Team @ League end-of-season tournamentTBATBA
8th Grade Winter Team @ League end-of-season tournamentTBATBA
Sunday, Jan 29
Girls-Teams
7th Grade Winter Team @ League end-of-season tournamentTBATBA
8th Grade Winter Team @ League end-of-season tournamentTBATBA
Monday, Jan 30
Boys-Teams
PRACTICE 8th Grade Winter Team5:30pm - 7:00pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (main court)
PRACTICE 5th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 7:45pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
PRACTICE 4th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 7:45pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (side court)
PRACTICE 7th Grade Winter Team7:30pm - 9:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
PRACTICE 6th Grade Winter Team7:45pm - 9:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
Girls-Teams
PRACTICE 7th Grade Winter Team7:00pm - 8:30pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (main court)
Tuesday, Jan 31
Girls-Teams
PRACTICE 8th Grade Winter Team5:30pm - 7:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (north court)
PRACTICE 5/6th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 8:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
Wednesday, Feb 1
Boys-Teams
PRACTICE 8th Grade Winter Team5:30pm - 7:00pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (main court)
PRACTICE 5th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 7:45pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)
PRACTICE 4th Grade Winter Team6:30pm - 7:45pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (side court)
PRACTICE 7th Grade Winter Team7:00pm - 8:30pmWoodward Middle School gymnasium (main court)
PRACTICE 6th Grade Winter Team7:45pm - 9:00pmCommodore (lower) gym at BHS (south court)

For a complete schedule listing, click here!

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Jun 20
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 1)Paski Gymnasium at BHS
Summer camp for 9-12th grade boys1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Wednesday, Jun 21
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 1)Paski Gymnasium at BHS
Summer camp for 9-12th grade boys1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Thursday, Jun 22
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 1)Paski Gymnasium at BHS
Summer camp for 9-12th grade boys1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Friday, Jun 23
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 1)Paski Gymnasium at BHS
Summer camp for 9-12th grade boys1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Monday, Jul 10
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 2)1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Tuesday, Jul 11
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 2)1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Wednesday, Jul 12
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 2)1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Thursday, Jul 13
Summer camp for 2nd-8th grade boys (SESSION 2)1:00pmPaski Gymnasium at BHS
Monday, Jul 17
2nd Annual Ball for All Camp

For a complete calendar listing, click here!