Hingham Girls Basketball Association (HGBA) Travel Team Tryouts are open for the 2014/2015 season! Prospective players will be evaluated from the 4th grade level through the 8th grade level. All athletes must be Hingham residents.
ALL players must register below. Registrations do not include any payment at this time. Walk-in registrations WILL NOT be accepted on the tryout nights. Please arrive ½ hour earlier than your tryout time for sign-in and to properly stretch prior to play. If you would like to be considered for a potential coaching position or as a volunteer in any capacity in the HGBA please sign up with your contact information on the night of your daughter’s tryout.
The tryout schedule of events is as follows:
Sunday, September 28th at East School
4:00pm – 5:30pm 6th grade
5:30pm – 7:00pm 7th grade
7:00pm – 8:30pm 8th grade
Sunday, October 5th at East School
4:00pm – 6:00pm 5th grade
6:00pm – 7:00pm 4th grade
There will be two teams for the 5th through 8th grades representing Hingham in the South Shore League and the Old Colony League. Depending upon registration numbers there will be two teams for the 4th grade representing Hingham in the Old Colony League.
Grades 5th through 8th will practice twice a week; Grade 4 will practice once per week. Each practice will be 1 hour to 1-1/2 hours, beginning in mid October. In general, except for 4th grade, each team will have at least 1 game every weekend, typically Saturday nights and Sunday morning/afternoon for grades 5 through 8 during the season; Grade 4’s games are Saturday morning/afternoon. It is required that all players attend every practice and game, except for sickness or school functions. Your travel team commitment must take precedence over any other activities. Each team will play in 2 weekend tournaments in November prior to the season beginning in December. The season concludes in March.
Please wear sneakers and bring a water bottle.
President - Girls Basketball
South Shore Travel Director
Old Colony Travel Director