Basketball, Competitive Travel Program
Please make sure your child's grade is listed correctly in your account. If it is incorrect, please call the Recreation Department 781-316-3880 or email RecOffice@town.arlington.ma.us to have it changed before tryouts! You cannot change the grade yourself, a Recreation Staff member must do it.
• All those interested in participating in the program must register in advance and fees must be paid at the time of enrollment.
• Enrollment is limited.
• Each team will practice twice weekly at one of the following locations: Ottoson Middle School, Brackett, Peirce, Dallin, Gibbs.
• Practices WILL NOT BE held if school is cancelled due to inclement weather and during school vacation; however, individual coaches may opt to hold special practices during this time at alternate locations.
• Practices WILL BE held on early release days.
• Please remember that all schedules are subject to change and may occasionally be affected by special school activities. If you have questions or are unsure about your schedule, please contact your coach directly.
• $445 per participant
• Must pre-register prior to try-outs online at www.arlingtonrec.com.
• A $50 registration fee is charged at the time of registration. If your child does not make a team, the amount will be returned to you as a household credit. Please contact us by October 15th if you prefer a refund.
• This fee will be deducted from your total invoice upon notification of team selection and refunded to you if you do not make a team.
Tryout Schedule 2019
All tryouts are the week of September 23
Boys Grades 5-8 are Tuesday, 9/24 and Thursday, 9/26
Girls Grades 5-8 are Monday, 9/23 and Wednesday, 9/25
Boy and Girls Grade 4 tryouts are Tuesday, 10/1.
• Grade 4 Boys 7:15pm – 8:30pm Ottoson Upper
• Grade 5 Boys 6:00pm – 7:15pm Ottoson Lower
• Grade 6 Boys 7:15pm – 8:30pm Ottoson Lower
• Grade 7 Boys 6:00pm – 7:15pm Ottoson Upper
• Grade 8 Boys 7:15pm – 8:30pm Ottoson Upper
• Grade 4 Girls 6:00pm – 7:15pm Ottoson Upper
• Grade 5 Girls 6:00pm – 7:15pm Ottoson Lower
• Grade 6 Girls 7:15pm – 8:30pm Ottoson Lower
• Grade 7 Girls 6:00pm – 7:15pm Ottoson Upper
• Grade 8 Girls 7:15pm – 8:30pm Ottoson Upper
• All interested participants must attend at least one try out. Please see schedule.
• Tryouts are $50.00 but you must pre register. Full fee to be paid upon acceptance
• Payment for this league will be collected once participants have been notified of successful tryout.
• Coaches will notify players soon after regarding the outcome of the tryout.
• Once notified, participants must register and pay for program at Arlington Recreation Department before allowed to participate in practice ($395 remaining)
- Players notified if they made a team within one week of last tryout.
- Practices start early November. Two weeknight practices after 6:00 pm (Exact times TBD)
- Games will be Saturdays AND Sundays starting early December through early March.
- Game schedule available by mid-November.