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Welcome to the Website!  The latest information on our leagues, teams and players is all right here.  News and event information will be updated frequently, so come back often.

News  
2016-2017 GF Hoops Registration!

Fall is almost here and registration for the 2016-2017 GF Hoops season is now open!

  • Early Bird registration (10% discount) runs until September 11th.  Don't Wait!
  • Regular registration runs until October 19th and Late Fees will apply after that

To register a Player or Coach use the links below:

 

Coaching and Age Group Information

The mandatory coaches meeting is Wednesday Nov 9th 7:00 PM GFES Cafeteria.  Coaches Meeting Presentation

Coaches - reminder you must get your Volunteer Building Director Certificate - if you have not done so, click on the following link
https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/afar/AFARLoginpage.aspx?OK=true&exam=BDEXAM

The following "Cheat Sheets" provide any specific rules and other information regarding the different house leagues:

As we enter another season of basketball, please remember as a coach, you have a huge impact on your players experience and growth.  Sadly, experts tell us that 7 out of 10 children permanently drop sports by age 13. Reasons include

  • Lack of fun
  • Lack of playing time  - See attached resource from PCA on play time for tips.
  • Afraid to make mistakes, too much pressure
  • Feeling disrespected
  • Coach played favorites, was a poor teacher

Clearly, coaches can directly impact these experiences.  What kids want from a coach:

  • Respect and encouragement
  • Positive role model
  • Clear, consistent communication
  • Knowledge of game
  • Someone who listens
     

Some Coaching Resources:
 
http://changingthegameproject.com/why-kids-quit-sports/
http://krushperformance.com/seven-reasons-kids-drop-sport/ 
http://youthreport.projectplay.us/the-8-plays/train-all-coaches/
http://www.thecoachdiary.com/top-ten-reasons-kids-leave-sport/

 
Events  
 
 
This Week
League
Date: 12/10/2016
To see game details, click on the icon. To go to the Team pages, click on the team name.
B11-12 - Obolensky vs.B11-12 - Purdy
Date / Time: 12/11/2016 1:30:00 PM
Gym: Colvin Run
B11-12 - Garai vs.B11-12 - Volpicelli
Date / Time: 12/11/2016 6:30:00 PM
Gym: Cooper Middle School
B11-12 - Salas vs.B11-12 - Fredrick
Date / Time: 12/11/2016 7:40:00 PM
Gym: Cooper Middle School
B11-12 - Larounis vs.B11-12 - Bonham
Date / Time: 12/11/2016 8:50:00 PM
Gym: Cooper Middle School
 
 
 
 
 
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Please direct any feedback about the site to greg@bowwave.com