HEADLINES . . .
Catoctin Challenge Basketball Tournament
Jan 23, 2015 -
Catoctin Basketball is partnering with the Loudoun Freedom to host a basketball tournament for boys and girls teams. The Loudoun Freedom will be hosting the Freedom Challenge for girls teams. The Catoctin Basketball Club will be hosting the Catoctin Challenge for boys teams.
Catoctin Challenge (Boys Teams Only)
Registration: Begins Feb 1st and lasts through April 17th (See registration links at the bottom of this news section)
Location/Date: Loudoun County Schools/April 25-26
Gender/Age: Boys Only, 3rd through 8th grade (AAU Age Rules Apply)
Format: 4 games, Round Robin (Note: Format is NOT pool/bracket play to championship)
We strive to provide 4 competitive games for each team based upon ability and skill level.
Rules: HS Federation Rules, Exceptions: 14 minute stop clock, 4 thirty second timeouts, Free Throws played on the release, 1 & 1 on the 10th foul
Schedule: While not all schedule requests can be granted, we will make every effort to honor all schedule requests that accompany registration OR are provided prior to the registration deadline of April 17th. No schedule requests will be granted after the schedule has been released.
Questions: Questions can be directed to Bill Owen: Bill Owen Email
Coaches wishing to register their boys teams for the Catoctin Challenge can do so here:
Coaches wishing to register their girls teams for the Freedom Challenge can do so here:
President's Day OPEN GYM - Boys and Girls!
Jan 19, 2015 -
Catoctin Basketball, in conjunction with JUMP BALL BASKETBALL, LLC, is sponsering an open gym this Monday, 2/16, at a local venue - PATRICK HENRY COLLEGE!
The OPEN GYM will run from 12pm to 3pm at PHC! Cost is $30 per player for a three hour segment. (no discounts for multiple players, sorry) The open gym will include 1 hour of drills - shooting, ball handling, footwork, and then games will be organized based on the make-up of players attending. Drop off is ok - or parents may come in and sit. The college has strict rules - no roaming (all players get escorted to bathrooms/water fountains) and no food or drink is allowed in the gym other than bottled water or water in containers.
The open gym is open to players from 3rd grade all though high school.
Registration can be found on the Catoctin Website: www.catoctinbasketball.com, or each player may pay cash or check. Checks must be made out to "Jump Ball Basketball, LLC". Website registration and payment is on the Catoctin website - click 'clinic registration/payment" and register for the "1/25 CLINIC" - clicking the "both" link which will charge $30.
Questions: E-mail clinic diretor Derek Irelan and Onzy Elam at JumpBallBasketballVA@gmail.com or call Derek at 703-926-2812.
See everyone on the court!
Jan 10, 2015 -
CBC Clincs / Training is happy to announce another series of clinics on Sunday afternoons!
Clnics will be for the month of January AND Febrary 1st, and will be held at Patrick Henry College.
Shooting clinics; 1:15pm to 2:30pm. Ball Handling: 2:45pm to 4pm.
Cost: $20 for one clinic, or $30 for both. Drop off and pick up is allowed.
Cash or check on day of clinic is accepted, but we ask you to call or e-mail to ensure there is space. Clinic Director Derek irelan: Irelansown@gmail.com 703-926-2812.
Grades: 3rd to 8th. Boys and Girls.
Clinic instructors will be local high school players and focus will be fundamental drills and some competitive games.
Patrick Henry College is on Route 287. Park next to the tennis courts and go onto the brick building in the middle - the door says "contract teams entrance". Find clinic director Derek Irelan or Onzy Elam to check in!
We look forward to helping your player improve his/her skil, knowledge, and passion for the game!
CBC Training and Development