The Fourth annual Boonville Ballers Youth Basketball League will be held September 23rd through October 14th at Ss. Peter & Paul gym for girls in grades 3-6.
The league is free of charge, however, the deadline to enter is Wednesday, Sept. 20th.
The first Saturday will be instruction on September 23rd from 9-10:30 a.m., followed by Game Day on September 30th, October 7th and October 14th.
Boonville Lady Pirates basketball coach Jaryt Hunziker said young student athletes will receive instruction on the basic fundamentals of basketball.  He said instruction will take place for one week and games will take place the final three weeks. Fundamentals will include: dribbling, passing, shooting, defense, rebounding, and team work.
“The following three Saturdays will be devoted to games where the athletes will use the fundamentals taught,” Hunziker said. “Youth League is setup to encourage students to be active and to enforce leadership among their peers and in the community. The teams will be chosen for the final three weeks at random by the coaching staff to assure playing time and fairness.  We look forward to working with your children.”
If you have any questions, feel free to contact Coach Hunziker (660-342-2100) or Coach Griffin (660-631-3778).