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    If you have not yet signed up,  In-House Registrations [link] remain open until the date of evaluations by grade noted below, or November 13th for PreK and Grades 1/2.

    If you are already registered, evaluations will be held at VandenBerge Middle School (enter door N). Please note that we have recently changed the date for the 9-12 grade division to coincide with the conclusion of High School tryouts.

    If you are new to tryouts, a general overview of the player evaluation process is available on our website.


    • 6pm - 7:00 : Grade 3
    • 7:10 - 8:20 : Grade 4
    • 8:30 - 9:30 : Grades 5, 6


    • 6pm - 7:15 : Grades 7 & 8


    • 6pm - 7:45 : Grades 9 - 12

    Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your time for check in. If your son participated in the self-paced 10,000 shot 1,000 minute summer challenge, turn in your completed forms as well.

    Evaluations are closed to the public. Only verified house coaches will be allowed to enter the gyms.

    We are expecting to announce teams within two weeks of these times for all divisions.  All participants will be placed on teams, so expect an email from your coach for your team-specific information.

    Team practice times and locations will not be known until just before the season begins.

    Other pertinent dates for the season:
    • Coach team selection (except 9-12), November 19th
    • Practice begins the week of December 2nd
    • Season play begins Saturday, December 8th
    • Midseason Tournament, January 19th & 20th
    • End-of-Season Tournament, March 2nd & 3rd

    For players in the 9-12 division: a draft will happen immediately following evaluations and will be done by 10pm. More details regarding this will be given at tryouts.


    There may be some opportunities for parents to coach. If you are interested, please contact the grade-specific coordinators prior to evaluations using their email information found here.


    Contact Information

    Mail Elk River Boys Youth Basketball
    P.O. Box 541
    Elk River, MN 55330

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