Washington Park District Youth Athletics, Illinois

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2017-2018 Competitive Basketball Tryouts

For those boys and girls interested in trying out for a competitive basketball team the tryout times are listed below.

All boys and girls who wish to tryout must contact the respective coach of each grade level prior to September 23rd to pre-register for the tryouts. The fee to play travel basketball is $195.00.

Boys 3rd Grade –- Dakota Bullard –  (contact person)

Girls 3rd/4th Grade - Nick Donald -  

Girls 5th Grade – Dustin McDougall –  

Boys 4th Grade - Skip Schermerhorn –  

Boys 5th Grade – Brett Martin –  

Try out times: (tryouts are open for parent observation)


Saturday, September 23 and 30th - Holford Gym at Central Intermediate School

Boys 3rd grade - 10:30-11:30 AM

Girls 3rd grade/4th grade – 11:30 AM -12:30 PM

Girls 5th grade – 12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Boys 4th grade – 1:30 PM -2:30 PM

Boys 5th grade – 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Girls 6th, 7th and 8th grade tryouts will be held after the girl’s school basketball season ends. Please call the park office 309-444-9413 ext. 104 if interested in trying out for the 6th, 7th and 8th grade girl’s competitive basketball team.

Boy’s 6-8th grade teams are not tryout based. The park district will accept registrations for the 6-8th grade boy’s teams thru October 20. Register on line at www.washingtonparkdistrict.com or in person at 105 South Spruce Street. 

We ask that parents are available at the beginning of tryouts to sign a waiver for their child.