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2017-18 Registration is Now Open!

2017-18 registration is now open!

FYBA will once again have an online only registration process for the 2017-18 season.  This will allow the league to better manage the players, coaches and teams in our organization, and allow returning families to avoid having to complete information each year.  Online registration is now live for players and coaches, available at the following link: Falmouth Youth Basketball Association.

 

ALL evaluations for team placement will be held at the Falmouth Middle School on:

Girls 5th & 6th grade:  Wednesday, October 4th 6:00 – 7:00

Girls 7th & 8th grade:  Wednesday, October 4th 7:15 – 8:15

 

Boys 5th & 6th grade:  Thursday, October 5th 6:00 – 7:00

Boys 7th & 8th grade:  Thursday, October 5th 7:15 – 8:15

 

Girls 3rd & 4th Grade:  Thursday, October 26th 6:00 – 6:45

Boys 3rd & 4th Grade:  Thursday, October 26th 7:00 – 8:00

 

Boys & Girls 5th & 6th grade:  Your games are on Saturday and Sundays at schools in the Portland Metro area.  The season starts in November and (with playoffs) usually goes into early March.

Boys & Girls 7th & 8th Grade: You play a  split season with FYBA and the middle school team.  Girls will play FYBA the first half of the season (November – December) and Boys will play with FYBA the second half of the season (January – February).

Boys & Girls 3rd & 4th Grade:  Your games will be held on Sundays at the Falmouth High School.  Your first game will be on Sunday, December 3rd, 2017.  The boys will play in the morning and the girls will play in the afternoon.  A more detailed schedule will come out later.

PRACTICES FOR ALL GRADES:  Most teams will have 1-2 practices/week.  We usually have the practice schedule a month at a time.  The practices will vary by day, time, and Falmouth gym location.

The Falmouth Youth Basketball Association (FYBA) provides the girls and boys of Falmouth the opportunity to compete beyond the in house basketball program offered by Falmouth Community Programs (i.e. FYBA is travel basketball). The mission of FYBA is to provide a progressively higher level of competition for players as they progress from 3rd through 8th grade.

Falmouth Youth Basketball Association (FYBA) is a non-profit basketball organization in Falmouth, Maine. The mission of FYBA is to provide progressively higher level of competition for girls and boys as they progress 3rd through 8th grade.

The FYBA philosophy is to encourage:
* Learning and developing skills
* Creating positive social interaction
* Instilling teamwork
* Creating a spirit of good sportsmanship
* Improving physical well-being and having fun

 

If you have further questions please contact us through our website (Falmouth Youth Hoops) or email any of the following FYBA board officers:

Kelli O’ Brien at ksrobrien@yahoo.com

Matt Stowell at mstowell50@hotmail.com

Kevin Bouchard at kevin@bulldogautomation.com

Doug Ginevan at ginevan@bates.edu

Brian Gee at  bgee46@gmail.com

2016-2017 Team Evaluations and Season Practice Information

Evaluations for team placement will be held at the Falmouth Middle School by the below listed grades and on the following dates:
 
Girls 5th & 6th grade:  Wednesday, October 5th 6:00 – 7:15
Girls 7th & 8th grade:  Wednesday, October 5th 7:30 – 8:30
 
Boys 5th & 6th grade:  Thursday, October 6th 6:00 – 7:15
Boys 7th & 8th grade:  Thursday, October 6th 7:30 – 8:30
 
Girls 3rd & 4th Grade:  Thursday, October 27th 6:00 – 7:00
Boys 3rd & 4th Grade:  Thursday, October 27th 7:00 – 8:00 
 
Boys & Girls 5th & 6th grade:  Your games are on Saturday and Sundays at schools in the Portland Metro area.  The season starts in November and (with playoffs) usually goes into early March.
 
Boys & Girls 7th & 8th Grade: You play a  split season with FYBA and the middle school team.  Boys will play FYBA the first half of the season (November – December) and Girls will play with FYBA the second half of the season (January – February).
 
Boys & Girls 3rd & 4th Grade:  Your games will be held on Sundays at the Falmouth High School.  Your first game will be on Sunday, December 4th, 2016.  The girls will play in the morning and the boys will play in the afternoon.  A more detailed schedule will come out later.
 
PRACTICES FOR ALL GRADES:  Most teams will have 1-2 practices/week.  We usually have the practice schedule a month at a time.  The practices will vary by day, time, and Falmouth gym location.

2016-2017 FYBA Registration

It is that time of year again to register for FYBA and registration is now live at this link:Falmouth Youth Basketball Association.

Falmouth Youth Basketball Association (FYBA) is a non-profit basketball organization in Falmouth, Maine. The mission of FYBA is to provide progressively higher level of competition for girls and boys as they progress 3rd through 8th grade.

The FYBA philosophy is to encourage:
* Learning and developing skills
* Creating positive social interaction
* Instilling teamwork
* Creating a spirit of good sportsmanship
* Improving physical well-being and having fun

Registration Instructions
All players will need to create an account prior to completing their first registration within the system. If you have registered in subsequent years, you may log in with your account information to register. To create an account, please click “Create Account” on the right to get started. Click “Skip” on Step 1 to continue on through the account creation process.

Please use the link below to register:

Falmouth Youth Basketball Association

There is also a “live” registration and Q&A time on Monday, September 26th from 6:00 – 7:00, where FYBA board members can assist with the online registration process.  This will be followed by our annual public board meeting on Monday, September 26th at 7:00 at the Falmouth Elementary School Library.    This is an optional meeting for non-board members.

We Want Your Feedback! The 2015-16 FYBA Season Survey is Now Open

Dear Falmouth Youth Basketball Association (FYBA) Families:

Thank you all for a successful 2015-16 Falmouth Youth Basketball Association) (FYBA) Season.  We hope that your child had a positive basketball experience this season.  It takes a lot of dedicated people to make the FYBA season happen and we appreciate the time and effort of all parents, players, coaches and volunteers.

FYBA is interested in the feedback that you provide with regard to your child(ren)’s experience during the 2015-16 season for the 3rd and 4th grade girls’ and boys recreational teams, and for the 5th grade through 8th grade girls’ and boys’ competitive teams. We use this feedback as one component of our coaching selection process, in order to assist us with who will be coaching future FYBA teams.  Parent feedback is very important to us, as we strive to continually maintain the quality of our program.  The head and assistant coaches that coached your child’s team committed a great deal of time and energy during the season, so please take a few minutes of your time to provide your feedback.

Please note that we would like for those of you who had multiple children in the program to complete separate surveys for each child and associated team/coaching staff.  Please also note also that all survey responses will be anonymous.

Please go to the following link to complete the survey: 2015-16 Falmouth Youth Basketball Association (FYBA) Season Survey 

Thank you all for your time and assistance with this.

Sincerely,

The Falmouth Youth Basketball Association Board

6th Grade Boys Win Cape League Champsionship

The FYBA 6th Grade Boys recently won the Cape Elizabeth A League Championship, going undefeated in the playoffs and winning 50-39 over Auburn Y in the finals.  They defeated Cape Elizabeth, Auburn Y, Saco, South Portland, and Auburn Y in their playoff run.

The winning team, who were coached by Matt Stowell; Tom Coyne; Jeff Bush and Jason Hanley, are pictured below:
Front row, from left: Zach Morrill, Teddy Hanley, Nathan Richardson, Eli Grover, Brady Coyne, Jackman Walker.
Top Row: Liam Curran, Jack Stowell, Cooper Bush, Eban Daniels, Cooper Wiley.
Missing from photo: Owen Searle
Falmouth 6th Grade Boys Champs

5th Grade Girls Win Cape League Championship

The FYBA 5th Grade Girls Team captured the  2015-16 Cape League League Championship on February 28, 2016.  The winning team is pictured below:

Bottom row, L-R:  Francesca Pound, Elsie Canon, Lindsay Rogers, Sloane Ginevan, Izzy Malloy

Second row, L-R:  Miranda Birks, Amelia Hooper, Justine Means, Eden Marley, Katie Lozoraitis

Top, L-R:  Head Coach Jake Birks, assistants Doug Ginevan, Tim Hooper, Mark Lozoraitis

Missing from photo:  Chloe Libby and Fiona Hanrahan

Falmouth 5th Grade Girls Champs

FYBA Teams Win 2015 Scarborough Holiday Hoops Tournament

Congratulations to the 5th Grade Girls; the 6th Grade Boys and the 7th Grade Girls FYBA teams for winning their respective divisions in the 2015 Scarborough Holiday Hoops Tournament.  This tournament typically draws the best that Maine has to offer, as well as some out of state teams, so it is always quite an accomplishment when Falmouth teams win.  Pictures of the three championship teams are below.  Congratulations to all players and coaches!

5th Grade Girls

5th Grade Girls

6th Grade Boys

6th grade boys

7th Grade Girls

7th Grade girls