ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE 2016-17 SEASON!!
The Traveling Basketball program will host our annual Kick Off Night on Monday, October 17th allowing parents and players to meet coaches, complete registration, order uniforms, and HLWW Basketball apparel. Online registration is open now, and must be completed by October 3rd.
Picture Night will be on Monday, November 28th. More information will follow as it becomes available.
Traveling basketball is for boys and girls in grades 4-8; cost for participating is $115, which INCLUDES a new uniform. The season usually begins in early November and is completed in early March. Each team will practice 1-2 times a week throughout the season. Participants in grades 4-6 play in a weekly league as well as participate in 2-3 tournaments. Participants in grades 7-8 will play in 4-6 tournaments throughout the season.
The 7th grade boys team finished the year strong winning 5 of 6 games and claiming 1st place at New London- Spicer, and 2nd place at the Yellow Medicine East tournaments.
The 8th grade boys completed their traveling careers with a 1st place finish in Prior Lake on Sunday, March 6th. They defeated Edina, Blair WI, and Mayer Lutheran. They finished every single one of their 4 seasons over 500.
The 5th Grade Girls Blue Team placed 2nd at the Saints Shootout Tournament on February 27th in Hutchinson, completing their season. They beat Becker and Westonka to advance to the Championship game, where they lost to St. A’s.
The 5th Grade Boys Blue team took home 2nd place at the BLHS Tournament on February 7, 2016.
Congratulations to the boys and their coaches! Nice to see your hard work pay off!
Front Row: (left to right) Kellan Arneson, Aiden Barlau, Kane Koerner, Rylan Karels
Back Row: (left to right) Coach Jason Gilbert, Cole Gilbert, Thomas Thesing, Aiden Debner, Corbyn Stender, Coach Jamie Stender