Hi Parents,

This is the Boys only travel and rec tryout schedule. The girls schedule is still being finalized and will be sent soon.


Southern Parkland Youth Basketball Program (2022/2023)

(please check www.spya.org for schedule changes)


Boys Travel Team Tryouts (JV & LVL)


3rd & 4th Grades          Sunday, Oct 9, 11:00-12:30, Orefield Gym

Thursday, Oct 13, 6:00-7:30, New Veterans Gym


5th & 6th Grade            Sunday, Oct 9, 1:00-2:30, Orefield Gym

Thursday, Oct 13, 7:30-9:00, New Veterans Gym


7th Grade                     Sunday, Oct 16, 12:00-1:30, Orefield Gym

Wednesday, Oct 19, 6:00-7:30, New Veterans Gym

Extra Tryout Wednesday, Oct 26th 6-6:45pm New Veterans Gym


8th & 9th Grades        Wednesday, Oct 26, 7:00-9:00, New Veterans Gym

* cannot turn 15 before Jun 1, 2019


Boys Intramural Team Evaluations   


3rd Grade                                 Sunday, Oct 23, 12:00-1:00, Orefield  Gym

4th Grade                                 Sunday, Oct 23, 1:00-2:00, Orefield  Gym

5th Grade                                 Sunday, Oct 23, 2:00-3:00, Orefield  Gym

6th Grade                                 Sunday, Oct 23, 3:00-400, Orefield  Gym

7th Grade                                 Sunday, Oct 30, 12:00-1:00, Orefield  Gym

8th Grade                                 Sunday, Oct 30, 12:00-1:00, Orefield  Gym

9th – 12th Grades                     Teams will be assigned and players notified by the coaches. and notified sometime in November 2022



Registration & Tryout Notes


  1. Volunteers are needed. Please sign up to be a head or assistant coach.


  1. Please arrive 10 minutes early for all tryouts and evaluations. Do not bring a basketball to tryouts and/or evaluations.


  1. Registration must be complete in advance in order to try-out for travel teams. Players will not be allowed to participate in tryouts if not registered online prior to the tryouts.


  1. For travel tryouts, parents/guardians are to sign the player in and then return to pick the player up at the end of the scheduled time. Parents/guardians/families are not permitted in the gym or school during the tryout session.


  1. Players must attend at least one of the travel tryouts in order to be selected on a travel team. If you wish to participate in the travel tryouts but cannot attend either of the scheduled sessions, please contact one of the people listed below.


  1. Participants outside the Parkland School District area are able to join / try-out for a team only if there are open spots on the team at their appropriate age level.


  1. All travel and intramural teams are subject to change based on the number of participants, availability of coaches, and the ability to compete at that level (travel only). United teams with other organizations may be formed at any level if necessary.


  1. Players who do not attend the intramural evaluations will be placed on teams in a random fashion.


  1. Players cannot play for two (2) teams – organizations during the season.


  1. Travel players cannot play on a recreational team – for any organization.


  1. Refunds will be given to players that makes a Parkland School Team. Players can play for both teams.



If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the appropriate contact below. SPYA hopes to make this a rewarding and enjoyable Basketball season for all the players.


Jonas Tolliver                Boys Travel Coordinator                    jtatmt1@gmail.com

David Kentner               Girls Travel -Rec. Coordinator          ds3k50@gmail.com

David Kentner               K – 1st  Grade Coordinator                 ds3k50@gmail.com

David Kentner               2nd  Grade Boys Coordinator              ds3k50@gmail.com

Zach Roberts                 3rd & 4th Grade Boys Coordinator   zachroberts13@yahoo.com

Zach Roberts                 5th & 6th Grade Boys Coordinator    zachroberts13@yahoo.com

Zack Roberts                 7th & 8th Grade Boys Coordinator   zackroberts13@yahoo.com

Carlos Lopez                  9th – 12th Grade Boys Coordinator     zepolc@gmail.com


David Kentner


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SPYA Basketball


Jonas Tolliver SPYA Basketball Commissioner