Basketball Teams in Bay Ridge and the Surrounding Areas

Basketball Teams for Children in Bay Ridge
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Updated: August 2019  (The season starts in October/November)




1) Brooklyn’s Finest Basketball Training 


If your child needs practice and training, Brooklyn’s Finest runs basketball academies for boys and girls in grades 4-8 at OLPH at 545 60th Street and 6th Avenue in Brooklyn. Brooklyn’s Finest is run by two brothers who are coaches of college teams. Register here.  $175  or  347-404-3657





CYO stands  Catholic Youth Organization. Your child does not need to attend these schools to play on these teams. CYO teams are parish teams and they are run by wonderful volunteers. Please try to understand that children from the parish will fill the teams first.



1) St. Pats CYO Basketball    Twitter 

For children in Pre-K to 8th grade (grades 3-8 play against other CYO teams in Brooklyn and Queens)

Season: November to March. Registration in July 

Registration: Open in August –  Around $225 for 2019

  • Clinic (PreK-2) – fundamentals/simulated games on Saturday mornings only

Grades 3-8 have weekly practices AND  game days. All have playoff games, but 3rd graders

  • Sub Novice (3rd Grade) – No scores or standings are kept.  No playoffs. 3rd graders also participate in intramurals.
  • Pee Wee (4th Grade) – Games have a referee and scoring. Weekly practices AND games. 
  • Novice (5th Grade) 
  • Bantam (6th Grade) – Games have two referees 
  • Rookie (7th Grade) 
  • Intermediate (8th Grade)


St. Pat’s team is in white and green.




2) Saint Andrew’s Basketball  – since basketball is a Winter sport for Saint Andrew’s, the registration is available online in the Fall.




3) Our Lady of Angels – OLA Basketball   7320 Fourth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209



For girls and boys in Pre-K to 8th Grade

Season: January to March – Saturday morning

Fee includes reversible OLA mesh basketball jersey

  • Clinic – Pre K to 1st Grade  learn dribbling, passing and shooting.  
  • Intramurals (2nd – 8th Grade) play games held one night per week at the OLA gym
  • BCBA Travel Team  boys and girls – grades 3 through 8 – competitive league, Tryouts are held for this team. Registration fee does not include uniform, which must be purchased separately.








4) Saint Anselm Basketball 365 83rd Street Brooklyn 11209   718-745-2027  




Intramural Basketball November through March

  • Grades: 1-8   Boys & Girls
  • Schedules will be communicated on TeamSnap
  • $130 early bird fee / $140 after Nov. 1 (includes tshirt)


Travel Basketball  November through March

  • Grades: 2-8  Boys and Girls teams
  • Mandatory Intramurals sign-up (if you plan to play Travel, you must also register for Intramurals)
  • Tryout required – A coach will contact you with tryout date and time
  • Practices required
  • $155 early bird fee / $165 after Nov. 1 (does not include cost of uniform, which will be collected after Registration)


Bill Harner Clinic – Fundamental skills training and scrimmages for grades 1-4.

  • Grades: 1-4    Boys & Girls
  • (4) one-hour sessions on Saturday mornings in the Fall 10-11 am
  • Free







5)  Super League Athletic Academy – SLAA– they meet at DGK. Check their site for basketball clinics during the year when there are school holidays


Little Dribblers for 5-7 year olds starts September 28, 2019 at DKG School  $160 (early bird) $185 regular





6) St. Ephrem Basketball for Girls and Boys   7415 Fort Hamilton Parkway.  

The price is good – $110 for registration and $30 for uniforms. Facebook Page

October 2019 info:



You do not have to go to this school to sign up.  

Contact:   Brian Cassidy   917-803-8176 






7) Dyker Heights Athletic Association (DHAA) & St. Bernadette’s Basketball  

Girls and boys age 5-13    

Season: Late September to November (ends with a dinner and awards night)

Cost: $200     Registration

DHAA Travel team –$250.00 to $350.00 depending on leagues entered. Contact Bob Tarallo at




8) OLG Basketball –  718-259-9566

Saw this flyer on 9/18/19.

Basketball for ages 5-18 – boys and girls clinics, in-house divisions an travel teams









9)  Saint Athanasius Basketball – 6120 Bay Parkway Brooklyn 11204     718-331-8811   $150 Basketball registration started on October 13th. Kids start playing in mid-November.  Register here




St. A’s  Facebook is alive and well though



10) Aviator’s Basketball Inhouse League     718 758-7547

For children Age 5-16 – Games played on Sunday



11) SFX Huskies is a fantastic team in Park Slope. Co-ed baseball and Travel team too.



12) New: November 2018  Coney Island Basketball League




13) Kingsborough College 4 Kids  has a class to learn to play basketball on Saturday




Summer Basketball Camps in Our Area




1) The Salvation Army Basketball Clinic   252 -86th Street Brooklyn

Free three week summer basketball camp  in July for children ages 8-14. You have to stop in to the office to sign up.



See video below:




2) Xaverian Basketball Camp 

For boys and girls in grades 1-8

Monday thru Friday 9:00 AM–3:00 PM     $300 Per Week 
Lunch Plan (Optional): $9 Per Day includes Sandwich, Snack and Drink. Free Pizza for All Campers on Fridays!


3) Fontbonne Hall Academy Boys and Girls Basketball Camp for Boys and Girls ages 6-15  


4) Poly Prep Basketball Camp – 2 sessions available


5)  Brooklyn USA Basketball Camp   at Seth Low Park – West 12th and Avenue P   718-751-6931
Ten-week basketball camp. Monday to Friday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM – early dropoff and late pickup as well.Boys and Girls age 3-19

You can purchase lunch from them or bring your own.


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