DEVELOPMENT

Winter 2023

VBL  /  Girls Only  /  Skills Training   

Development

Winter 2023 REGISTRATION OPENS November 17! 

Development programs are for all skill levels and abilities! We emphasize learning the fundamentals and making the game fun and enjoyable as well as teaching new skills. We hope to see rapid improvement by this group while still making sure they enjoy coming to practice every week.

The first day of programs is Monday, January 9. If your program does not fall on that day you will start the first day of your program after September 19th. The last day of programs is Sunday, March 5. All programs are subject to change based on gym availability and numbers of players registered.

Please note there are no programs running Feb. 18/19/20 due to Family Day.

 

Grade 4 – 10

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Welcome to the VanCity Youth Basketball League Players registered for this program will have one skills session and one game within the same cohort based on skill level. This program is two days a week and is focused on games and skill development. Our weekday session will be the skills/practice day and Sunday will be Game day! (Some programs will offer 2 practices and a day game)   

January 9th- March 5th

Grade 4 – 5

Group #1:

Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm @ Lynn Valley Elementary School
Sunday 11am or 12pm @ St Pius School (Grade 4s 11am & Grade 5s 12pm) 

Group #2:

Thursday 6:20pm-7:20pm @ Carisbrooke Elementary School
Sunday 11am or 12pm @ St Pius (Grade 4’s 11am & Grade 5’s 12pm)

Cost: 
1 practice per week & game- $249
2 practice per week & game- $349 

Please note there are no programs running Feb. 18/19/20 due to Family Day.

11:00 am Group 

Kaleb Bula
Seon Lee
Seojun Lee
Cody Fluter
Rhys Perkins 
Sebastian Sorace 
Regan Pawar
Samuel Palaschuk
Sam Mehdina
Winton Paterson
Rastin Amini
Roubin Naseri
Ben Morrissy
Penn Scott
Riley Hui 
Samuel Choi
Luke Beishuizen
Samuel Watson
Clark Bowman

12:00 PM Group

Tyler Hurst
Maru Acob 
Logan Belsito 
Cameron Sauve
Sahil Thiara
Jason Ardekani
Tyce Oord
Connor Pervan 
Zachary Verghese
Carston Belsito 
Rune Craven 
Owen Halliday
Steven Cowan
Treyvon Reimchen
Alex Wessels 
Elman Nazarpour 
Alexandr Hackl
Ryan Matas
Louis Kavanagh
Avinash Liyanage 

 

Grade 6 – 7

Group #1:

Tuesday 6:20-7:30pm @ Lions Gate Christian Academy (Bubble)
Sunday 1:00pm, 2:00pm, or 3:20 @ St Pius School (Game times will depend on team schedule) 

Group #2:

Thursday 7:20pm-8:30pm @ Carisbrooke Elementary School
Sunday 1:00pm, 2:00pm, or 3:20 @ St Pius (Game Times will depend on team schedule)

Group #3:

Both practices and a Sunday game
Tuesday 6:20-7:30pm @ Lynn Valley Elementary
Thursday 7:20pm-8:30pm @ Carisbrooke Elementary School
Sunday 1:00pm, 2:00pm, or 3:20 @ St Pius (Game Times will depend on team schedule)

Cost: 
1 practice per week & game- $299
2 practice per week & game- $399

Please note there are no programs running Feb. 18/19/20 due to Family Day.

Winter 2023 Roster and Schedule

          RAPTORS
     Joshua Mullins
     Bradley Stephenson
     Dominic Bailey Matiru
     Kai Folkerson
     Joshua Barre 
     Brennen Karasick
     Levi Shahrestani
     Dominic Reddy 
     Gui Silberstein Sestini
     Raeen Abedi
     Finn Merrett

 

BUCKS
Hayden Torrance
Dorian Piggot
Leo Pezim
Finny Stacey 
Charlie Black
Blake Palaschuk 
Zackari Zubedi
Lochlan Brawn
Jackson Hollows
Robert Stalham
Yejun Kim 
Elijiah Walker

 

NETS
Kyle Drummond
Mac Clarke
Eric Zhang 
Lewis Habib
Ryan Alsop
Timmy Caddick
Chase Speed 
Xavier Jules Kapunan
Gavin Coates
Archie Taylor

 

HAWKS
Finlay Goheen
Nate Weiderick
Eli Anderson
Kyle Felderer
Turner Holden
Charlie Chalke-Affifi
Payton Groenewold
Henry Cubric 
Andrew Hotte
Owen Jarratt

 

DateTeamsGame TimeScore
January 15Nets vs. Hawks @ St Pius1:00pm
January 15Raptors vs. Bucks @ St Pius
2:00pm
January 22Nets vs Raptors @ St Pius1:00pm
January 22Bucks vs Hawks @ St Pius 2:00pm
January 29Bucks vs Raptors @ St Pius1:00pm
January 29Hawks vs Nets @ St Pius 2:00pm
February 5Raptors vs Hawks @ St Pius 1:00pm
February 5Bucks vs Nets @ St Pius2:00pm
February 12Bucks vs. Raptors @ St Pius1:00pm
February 12Nets vs Hawks @ St Pius2:00pm
February 19Family Day WeekendNo Games
February 26Raptors vs Nets @ St Pius1:00pm
February 26Bucks vs Hawks @ St Pius2:00pm
March 5Consolation Final 1:00pm
March 5VBL CHAMPIONSHIP 2:00pm

Grade 8-10

Group #1:

Wednesday 8:00-9:15pm @ Lynn Valley Elementary
Sunday 3:00pm or 3:50pm @ St. Pius School

Group #2:

Thursday 8:30-9:30pm at Carisbrooke Elementary
Sunday 3:00pm or 3:50pm at St. Pius School

Cost: 
1 practice per week & game- $299
2 practice per week & game- $399

Please note there are no programs running Feb. 18/19/20 due to Family Day.

3:00pm

William Elliot
Dante Ley 
Evan Tang
Aneil Reimer
Sean Slinn
Robert Jarvis 
Graham Quelch
Matthew Davis
Titus Jin
Blake Ruggles
Donovan Modequillo

3:50pm 
Moses Milley 
Rayniel Gacutan
Ishaan Thiara
Adrian Lo
Zach Pettersen
Andrew Mould
Nate Bernardi
Stefan Slakovic
Veer Jauhar
Imran Dhanji
Julian Forsyth
Harry Dean
Anderson Taylor
Cole Dirassar
Jacob Kuwalek

DateTeamsGame TimeScore
October 2nd Suns vs Clippers3:00pm @ St Pius
October 2nd Nuggets vs Warriors4:15pm @ LGCA
October 9th- NO GAMESTHANKSGIVING
October 16thClippers vs Nuggets 3:00pm @ St Pius
October 16th Suns vs Warriors 4:15pm @ LGCA
October 23rdWarriors vs Clippers 3:00pm @ St Pius
October 23rd Suns vs Nuggets 4:15pm @ LGCA
October 30th Nuggets vs Warriors 3:00pm @ St Pius
October 30th Suns vs Clippers 4:15pm @ LGCA
November 6th Suns vs Warriors 3:00pm @ St Pius
November 6thNuggets vs Clippers 4:15pm @ LGCA
Nov 13th- NO GAMESREMEMBRANCE DAY
November 20th Suns vs Nuggets 3:15pm @ LGCA
November 20th Warriors vs Clippers 4:15pm @ LGCA
November 27th Clippers vs Nuggets 3:00pm @ St Pius
November 27th Warriors vs Suns 4:15pm @ LGCA

Grade 3 – 8

Girls Development

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This program is for girls of all skill levels and abilities. We emphasize learning the fundamentals and team concepts in a fun, inclusive, and competitive environment. Our Girls only programs are led by two former university women’s basketball players. The goal for this program is see rapid improvement in each player and help them grow their love for the game! 

January 9 – March 4

Grade 3-5

Monday 5:30pm-6:45pm @ Carisbrooke Elementary School
Saturday 9:00am-10:15am @ Lion’s Gate Christian Academy 

Cost:
$229

Grade 6-8


Tuesday 7:10-8:30pm @ Lynn Valley Elementary School
Saturday 10:15am-11:30am @  Lion’s Gate Christian Academy Bubble 

Cost:
$249

Please note there are no programs running Feb. 18/19/20 due to Family Day.

Grade K– 3

Youth Skills Training

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This 8 week programs are focused on individual skill development and the introduction of team concepts through small sided gameplay. 

January 10 – February 28

Kindergarten – Grade 1 

 
Tuesday 5:30pm-6:20pm @ Lynn Valley School

Cost: 
1 practice per week – $155
 

Grade 2-3

 
Group #1:
Tuesday 6:20pm-7:10pm @ Lynn Valley Elementary 

Group #2:
Thursday 5:30pm-6:20pm @ Carisbrooke Elementary 
 
Cost:
1 practice per week- $155
2 practice per week- $259
 
Please note there are no programs running Feb. 18/19/20 due to Family Day.