Little Legends & Youth Rec Offerings

Little Legends Basketball

Your Little Legend will learn basic skill movement, dribbling, shooting, control and focus! Age appropriate games will be infused with basic basketball skills to ensure your child is having fun while learning about teamwork and sportsmanship through the Legacy Center. Children will leave Little Legends with a new set of skills, a positive experience, stronger values and new friends! Check dash for current offerings.

Age Groups Offered: 3 – 9 yr old

Equipment: Water bottle

Rec Basketball Team League

Join us this season for Legends Rec Basketball! Starting out, all age groups will be coed. We will split age groups into separate boys and girls leagues if registration numbers allow. Players will be placed on teams and assigned a coach. Teams will be coached by Legacy staff coaches and qualified parents. All teams will have 8 practices and 8 games. Each week will have a practice day and a game day. Check dash for current offerings.

Age Groups: Offered:1 / 2 Grade, 3 / 4 Grade, 5 / 6 Grade

Equipment: Players should come prepared to practices and games with a ball and a water. 1st/2nd Grade will use a size 4 (25.5”) ball, 3-6th Grade will use a size 5 (27.5”) ball.

Coaches Needed: This program will be coached by qualified parent coaches with the support of the Legacy Basketball Organization. Do you have basketball coaching or playing experience? We’d love to have you join our team! Registration fees will be waived for parent coaches (not including the uniform). Contact Jessica Nienhuis at jnienhuis@legacycentermichigan.com for more details!

Uniform:Each player is required to purchase/wear a Legends Rec Basketball uniform.

Basketball Skills League

The Legends Skills League Basketball program will focus on the fundamentals of basketball. Sessions will incorporate ball handling, shooting, passing, defensive strategies and game situations. Those learned skills will then be applied to guided scrimmages to balance skill work and game play. Masks are currently required indoors. This program will be held at the Legacy Center. Each session will last for 50mins. Check dash for current offerings.

Age Groups Offered: 2 / 3 Grade, 4 /5 Grade, 6  – 8 Grade,

Equipment: Players should come prepared to practices and games with a ball and a water. 1st/2nd Grade will use a size 4 (25.5”) ball, 3-6th Grade will use a size 5 (27.5”) ball.

Uniform: Players are encouraged to wear their Legacy uniform if they have one. However, there is no required uniform for this program.

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