3rd - 6th Grade Youth Basketball League

League Dates: January 8th - February 26th
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 12th @ 4:30pm

Registration Fee: 
3rd and 4th Grade A & B Teams $490.00
5th and 6th Grade A, B & Open Teams $510.00

League Information: 

If a school/organization has 2 teams in the same division, teams should be divided equally by skill.

Play begins January 8th and ends February 26th

All games will be played on Saturdays between 8a.m. and 6p.m. at the Gault Recreation Center, Edgewood Middle School, Cornerstone Elementary or the Orrville Area Boys and Girls Club. 

The maximum number of coaches allowed per team will be 2.

We are planning for a "normal" season where spectators are allowed. However, any COVID-19 restrictions that need to be implemented will be communicated prior to and throughout the season based regulations set by the CDC, Ohio Department of Health, Wayne County Health Department, OHSAA and Wooster City Schools.

Please mail or drop off payment for all registered teams to: 
Wooster Recreation and Community Center 
241 S. Bever Street
Wooster, OH 44691

Once teams are finalized you will be contacted by the Recreation Coordinator with your final amount due. Checks should be made payable to the "City Of Wooster".

Credit/Debit card payments can also be accepted over the phone.

Questions can be directed to the Recreation Manager, Ashley Hershberger via email or by phone (330)263-5211.

1st & 2nd Grade Registration Information


Basketballers from all area schools are welcome to sign up for our 1st & 2nd grade league! 

This is a seven week program for youth in the Wooster and surrounding area. There will be three pre-season clinics taking place on either Tuesday or Thursday evenings. Parents have the opportunity to chooses either Tuesday or Thursday evening at the time of registration. All registered individuals will be placed on teams and then get to participate in four league games.

These games will be scheduled on either Tuesday or Thursday evenings regardless of which clinic times you chose, a schedule will be provided to all registered individuals prior to the first games beginning on 1/25/2022.

There are no practices after games start. The league consists of 3 on 3 games, 8 1/2 foot baskets, smaller balls and courts, instructional officiating will take place by the program instructors and no score is kept. Girls and boys may be placed on separate teams or together, depending on the number of registrations.

3rd - 6th Grade Registration Information


Wooster City Schools, Wooster Christian, Montessori of Wooster, St. Mary's or Wooster homeschooled students can sign up to be placed on a team using the following link:


2022 team registration is open and links have been provided to school representatives to sign up and enter rosters. 

If your child attends a school other than Wooster City Schools, Wooster Christian, Montessori of Wooster, St. Mary's or Wooster homeschooled, sign ups take place with your school representative.

Game Day Gym Locations
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Gault Recreation and Fitness Center

Located at Wooster High School

515 Oldman Road. Wooster, OH 44691

Please plan on extra time for parking.

Edgewood Middle School

2695 Graustark Path. Wooster, OH 44691

Cornerstone Elementary

101 W. Bowman St. Wooster, OH 44691.

Use Grant Street entrance and enter building under the "GYMNASIUM" sign.  Accessible entry is available at this location.  To arrange entry, please call Michele at the Recreation office, 330-263-5207 Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.

Orrville Area Boys and Girls Club

820 N Ella St, Orrville, OH 44667

The Wooster Recreation Department reserves the right to CLOSE registration and put individuals on a waitlist based on totals in each age group at any time before or after the registration deadline. Any individuals added to a roster will be taken from the waitlist in the order they were placed on it. If minimum enrollment is not met in any one age group those registered may be refunded and the program may not be offered in that age group