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Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Online registration for the upcoming 2017-2018 JYBA boys basketball season has started!  Registration is for all boys grades 1st through 6th.

Your registration needs to be completed on the website and your payment will be quickly and securely processed when you pay online.

Registration will remain open until October 27th, 2017.  

A $10.00 per registration late fee will start to be applied if do not register by October 9th, 2017.

League Jersey (if not using prior years) Cost before 10/9/2017 Cost after 10/9/2017
Kindergarten Clinic N/A Sign-ups at end of December, league starts in 2018.
Little Netters - 1st & 2nd Grades $10.00 $65.00 $75.00
Rookie - 3rd Grade $10.00 $75.00 $85.00
Freshman - 4th Grade $10.00 $85.00 $95.00
Junior Varsity - 5th Grade $10.00 $85.00 $95.00
Varsity - 6th Grade $10.00 $85.00 $95.00


Player evaluations for Grades 3 - 6 will be towards the end of October, exact schedule will be announced once finalized.  Expect practices will start the last week of October.


 
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Dear Parents,

I wanted to make you aware of an excellent opportunity that’s been made available to our athletes at Jackson High School. We are again partnering with mCORE™ — Mobile Cardiac Overview and Risk Evaluation — to screen our athletes for the cardiac conditions and abnormalities which may put them at risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).  SCA Is The Number One Killer of Young Athletes.  SCA is the result of unsuspecting cardiological disease or abnormalities which cause the heart to stop without warning or symptoms. We hear about several student-athletes each year that are lost to this devastating tragedy, many of which could have been prevented with a simple examination like this.  SPACE IS LIMITED AND EXPECTED TO FILL QUICKLY.

Please watch the 4-minute video for more on SCA and mCORE.

Read a letter by Pam Bitsko, the mother of the Kent State football player who recently died from sudden cardiac arrest during his sleep.


This event is specifically for HIGH SCHOOL athletes
 

Screening Details
  • Date:  Monday, Sept. 25, 2017
  • Time:  8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Location:  JHS – Distance Learning Lab
  • Screening for risk of life-threatening cardiac conditions, for athletes ages 12 - 22
  • Time Requirement: Approximately 10-12 minutes per athlete.
  • Each athlete will be given an EKG and Echo screening. These tests typically cost approximately $2000 in a clinical setting.
  • Cost is normally $75 but thanks to a generous gift from Bell Stores - the cost to you is now only $65!   (Please contact mCORE in financial hardship situations).  
  • You may use your Healthcare/Flex Care Accounts

PARENTS MUST PRE-REGISTER ONLINE FOR THE SCREENING BY VISITING: www.mCOREathletes.com.  For any questions, please call Kim Pizzuti at 614-500-0090.

We strongly encourage all of our athletes to take part in this screening opportunity. If you have further questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us directly.

Sincerely,

Terry Peterson
JHS Athletic Director
330-837-3501
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
The JYBA is proud to share with you the following flyers for local college partner's summer basketball camps and clinics.  We are fortunate to have very successful Division 2 and Division 3 college basketball programs within the area from which to learn the skills necessary for success. 

Please take an opportunity to review the camps and clinics in this article.  We would strongly recommend any of these as another important program in the basketball development of your son. 

If you have any questions regarding these camps please email us, many of our own sons have participated in these camps and clinics.