VPA Youth Basketball

Are your kids interested in hooping it up? VPA is ushering in a new era of youth basketball by partnering with the Jr. NBA to teach players the fundamentals of basketball, good sportsmanship and teamwork in a fun, recreational environment. Boys and girls of all skill levels are welcome.

Fall league consists of two weeks of practice, followed by six weeks of games, and a preseason skills and drills clinic. Kids will play two quarters each game. Coaches and parents may choose one practice time per week. All participants will receive a medal there will not be a tournament for this session. Winter league consists of two weeks of practice, followed by eight weeks of games. Kids will play two quarters each game. There will be a tournament for the winter league and all participants will receive a trophy.

Why choose VPA Youth Basketball?

  • Safe & positive environment
  • Emphasis on enjoyment & fun
  • Focus on development & training
  • Participation regardless of skill
  • Games & practices every week
  • Confidence & self-esteem boost
  • Instilling a healthy lifestyle
  • Opportunity to build friendships
  • Individual player improvement


  • Ages 10 and younger
    Instructional and recreational league, learning the basics of basketball with volunteer NYSCA-trained coaches. Designed to teach sportsmanship and to be fun! Participants play two quarters each game.
  • Ages 11 – 14
    Play is more competitive and all IHSAA rules apply. Each participant is guaranteed one full quarter (7 minutes) of play per game.