- Remember to teach the memory verse each week
- If all players know the memory verse, your team starts with 3 points
- Players not knowing the memory can not start the game
- Coaches need to set a positive example
- Coaches and parents need to reflect Christ in your actions
Senior Boys Tournament
Monday February 4, 2019 First Team is the HOME TEAM
7:00 PM Jr Boys - Covenant versus Flint Ridge(Home)
9:00 PM #1 Lancaster 2nd Purple 47 won against #7 Kershaw 1st Baptist Light Blue 38
8:00 PM #2 Lancaster 1st Teal 51 won against #8 Flint Ridge Orange 33
Tuesday February 5, 2019
8:00 PM #4 Faith, Hope and Victory Red versus #5 Pleasant Dale Dark Blue
9:00 PM #3 Flint Ridge Gray versus #6 Lancaster 1st Green
Thursday February 7, 2019 HIGHEST SEED IS HOME
8:00 PM #2 Lancaster 1st Baptist Teal 63 won against #3 Flint Ridge Gray 34
9:00 PM #1 Lancaster 2nd Baptist Purple 39 won over #4 Faith, Hope and Victory Red 36
Monday February 11, 2019 Championship Night
7:30 PM Jr. Boys #1 Flint Ridge - CHAMPION versus #2 Covenant
8:30 PM Senior Boys #1 Lancaster 2nd Baptist Purole versus #2 Lancaster 1st Baptist Teal - CHAMPION
Scripture verses for the 2018-19 season
Scripture for all weeks are listed below. If you have more than one game in the same week, you will use the same scripture and the players will need to say the verse again for each game.
Dec 17-20 is John 3:17
Jan 7-10 is John 14:6
Jan 14-17 is Romans 3:23
Jan 21-24 is Romans 10:9
Jan 28-31 is Romans 5:8
Feb 4-7 is John 10:11
Feb 11-14 is John 14:15
Feb 18-21 is Romans 6:23
Feb 25 - end of tourney is John 3:16
Coaches if you have not attended an approved meeting, contact me before I have to contact you.
If you would to be added to our email list, email me and let me know which church or team you are with at email@example.com .
All coaches and Assistants MUST attend a coaches meeting to coach.
Only numbers 0-5 may be used in either digit.
Examples of legal numbers 01, 11, 22, 5, 55
Example of illegal numbers 06, 7, 78, 99, 49, 27
Make the $275 for grades 1-9 and Girls and $325 for Senior Boys check payable to the Moriah Baptist Association.
Checks must be designated for Moriah Youth Basketball, with your church name and your team age group(s).
If you mail a check, send it to:
Moriah Baptist Association
P.O. Box 1042
Lancaster, S.C. 29721
Please mark the check for Moriah Youth BASKETBALL.
The reason we exist
The league is open to any church of any denomination.
We have teams for boys and girls from 1st grade to 12th grade. Grades 1-6 allow boys and girls to play on the same team. Leagues are divided for Grades 1-3 and Grades 4-6. For grades 7 to 12 boys and girls play in separate leagues. Churches may join together to form teams.
ALL Coaches or Assistant coach MUST attend a mandatory coaches’ meetings in order to coach.
Admission per person to all games is as follows:
• Children not in school FREE
• PLAYERS in uniforms are 50 cents
• Students Grade 1-12 and Adults including COACHES are $1.00
• Sr. Adults over 64 are 50 cents
Thank you to the following churches for the use of their gyms:
Flint Ridge Hyde Park Kershaw 1st Zion
League Coordinators are as follows:
Jimbo Barton Kershaw 1st
Johnny Cauthen Transformation
Drew Dutton Camp Creek Baptist
Kelvin Hinson Flint Ridge Baptist
Sammy Macy Lancaster 1st Baptist
Brent Stogner Springdell Baptist
Kyle Sims 1st ARP Lancaster
Keli Thomas Zion United Methodist
Leon Wright Faith Hope and Victory Christian Center
New email address
Please email any questions or request to
Moriah Basketball Purpose and Philosophy
Philosophy of the program:
1. Designed for Christian fellowship, recreation and outreach.
2. Designed for the development of the boys/girls in their game skills.
3. Designed for sharing the spirit of Christ, His love and mission with others and with sister churches through the boys/girls/ladies/men.
Are you focused on Jesus?
Coaches are really focused on Jesus or just winning?
Jesus died for all of us,
so that anyone who believes in Him may be saved.