The Christian Center

BASKETBALL

 

When the weather gets cold outside, it’s the perfect time to sign the kids up for indoor basketball leagues at the Christian Center. Starting in November and running through February (with time off for Christmas and the holidays), we offer Winter basketball leagues for boys and girls (age 5-18) on Saturday mornings. No matter if you’re a beginner or experienced basketball player, there is a Winter basketball league that’s perfect for you at the Christian Center in Peoria, Illinois.

Beginner: Age 5 Co-ed

Eligibility:

 Participants must be age 5 before March 1, 2019 for the 2018-19 season. No exceptions.



Game Schedule:

 The Beginner League begins in mid- November and will meet once a week on Saturday mornings. There will be a break during the Holidays with play resuming in January and ending in late February.
Games will be played using 8ft rims.

All games are played at
Northminster Presbyterian Church 10720 North Knoxville in Peoria.



Evaluations:

 Beginner League is not evaluated.



Rookie: 1st & 2nd grade Co-ed

Game Schedule:

 The Rookie League begins in mid- November and will meet once a week on Saturday mornings. There will be a break during the Holidays with play resuming in January and ending in late February. Games will be played using 8ft rims. All games are played at Northminster Presbyterian Church 10720 North Knoxville in Peoria. A player can be placed in a more advanced league based on an evaluation.



Evaluations:

 Rookie League is not evaluated.



 IBL: 3rd & 4th grade Co-ed

Game Schedule:

 The IBL League begins in early- November and will meet once a week on Saturday morning/ early afternoon. There will be a break during the Holidays with play resuming in January and ending in late February. Games will be played using 10ft. rims. All games will be played at Woodland Baptist Church 6915 N Allen Road in Peoria.



Evaluations:

 If the participant did not play basketball with The Christian Center last year they must be evaluated. Participants needing an evaluation will receive a postcard with the day and time of their evaluation in early October. A player can be placed in a more advanced league based on an evaluation.


 ABL: 5th & 6th grade Co-ed

Game Schedule:

 The ABL League begins in early- November and will meet once a week on Saturdays. There will be a break during the Holidays with play resuming in January and ending in late February. Games will be played using 10ft. rims. All games will be played at Peoria Christian School 3506 N California Ave. in Peoria (location subject to change)

 


Evaluations:

 If the participant did not play basketball with The Christian Center last year they must be evaluated. Participants needing an evaluation will receive an email, and or postcard with the day and time of their evaluation in early October. A player can be placed in a more advanced league based on an evaluation.



JBL: 7th & 8th grade Co-ed

Game Schedule:

 The JBL League begins in early- November and will meet once a week on Saturdays. There will be a break during the Holidays with play resuming in January and ending in late February.
Games will be played using 10ft. rims. All games will be played at
Peoria Christian Middle School 3725 N Monroe in Peoria Heights



Evaluations:

 If the participant did not play basketball with The Christian Center last year they must be evaluated. Participants needing an evaluation will receive an email, and or postcard with the day and time of their evaluation in early October. A player can be placed in a more advanced league based on an evaluation.



CCBA / High School League : 9th & 12th grade Co-ed

Eligibility:

 Participants must be in High School and cannot exceed the age of 18 before March 1, 2019 for the 2018-19 season.



Game Schedule:

 The CCBA League begins in November and will meet once a week either on Tuesday or Thursday evenings. There will be a break during the Holidays with play resuming in January and ending in late February.
Games will be played using 10ft. rims. 
1 game per week will be played either at Trinity Lutheran Church 
136 NE Randolph Ave in Peoria on Tuesdays, 
or Northminster Presbyterian Church 
10720 North Knoxville in Peoria on Thursdays.
(location will vary from week to week)



Evaluations:

 If the participant did not play basketball with The Christian Center last year they must be evaluated. Participants needing an evaluation will receive an email, and or postcard with the day and time of their evaluation in early October.

 

 

Game cancellations and updates call the Athletic Hotline: 309-685-4218 (when the operator picks up press 2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Registration for the 2018-19 season kicks off
Saturday, September 8
10am - noon
@ The Christian Center


Cost UNTIL October 2
First Player $65
Second Player $60
Third Player $55


Cost AFTER October 2
First Player $75
Second Player $70
Third Player $65

 

Timothy
2018-19 Schedules

Coaching Application

Referee Application

Children's Hospital of Illinois
healthylives4kidsosf.pdf


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Scholarships applications are available in person at the Christian Center.

 

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MISSION STATEMENT

The Christian Center proclaims the life-changing message of Jesus Christ in a safe environment to people of all ages.
We encourage spiritual growth and character development through quality athletic programs, recreation, and activites.

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