The WBBA is now accepting coaching applications for the 2015-16 season. The application is online. The deadline for submitting the application is July 31.
If you did not coach a WBBA team in 2014-15, please follow this link to fill out and submit the complete form.
If you coached a WBBA team in 2014-15, please follow this link to fill out and submit the abbreviated form.
Coaches who are selected, will be asked to fill out a background check waiver form. This form will be submitted at the expense of the WBBA in order to ensure the safety of our young athletes.
Boys Traveling Director: Kevin Janicki
Girls Traveling Director: Jamison Fouks
Director of Coaching and Player Development:
Scott Olson, email@example.com, 651.246.0274
The White Bear Lake Boys and Girls Varsity Basketball Coaches will be running skills camps over the summer for our youth athletes. Check out the opportunities on the Summer Camps tab.
Tryouts for the 2015-16 Traveling Basketball season will be held on
September 26 and 27.
Both boys and girls will tryout on these days.
ALL players must plan to attend both days of tryouts.
Online tryout registration will be available on August 1.
The following nominations were accepted by unanimous vote at the June 10 Board meeting.
President: Todd Kueppers
Vice President: Judd Pederson
Secretary: Lauri Zobrack
Treasurer: Tricia Koster
Boys Director: Kevin Janicki
Girls Director: Jamison Fouks
Member at Large: Larry Swanson
White Bear Basketball Association is pleased to partner
with Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA). PCA is a national
non-profit developing "Better Athletes, Better People" by working to provide young athletes with a positive, character-building youth sports experience.
School is out and the real season starts now - this is the time to develop your individual skills! In addition to camps and organized programs, players primarily need to invest in their own skill-building through individual workouts or finding time with a friend or sibling to work on ball handling and shooting.
Below you will find a PDF with some recommended drills as well as a few links to helpful websites. However, you can find plenty of ideas online for drills that you find fun and helpful. The key:
The White Bear Basketball Association (WBBA) is now registered to receive donations on smile.amazon.com. Amazon will now donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases when you shop at AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com).
AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support the WBBA every time you shop, at NO COST to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices and selection as Amazon.com. Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations and are marked Eligible for AmazonSmile donation.
How do I shop at AmazonSmile?
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2. On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. we are listed as White Bear Basketball Association.
3. Now, every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.
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The next White Bear Basketball Association Meeting
will take place on Wednesday, July 8, 2015.
This meeting will take place at South Campus.
WBBA Meetings are open to the public, as all are welcomed and encouraged to attend a meeting during their time with the WBBA.
If you would like more information on these meetings, please contact any one of the WBBA Board Members.
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