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    Knicks Start Season

    The Utica Lady Knicks are prepared to start the 2012 basketball season!   Tryouts for those interested in playing basketball at the AAU level will be held on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at the Jewish Community Center in Utica.  Please check back to the site for more information regarding the times and openings (age level) for the tryouts. 

    Team rosters are being finalized and coaches are now anxious to begin their practices in preparation for tournament play. We look forward to an exciting and successful season!!


    Parents

    To encourage and support your children as they pursue this growth experience through: Positive reinforcement to all girls on your team, creating a community environment within your teams group of parents, supporting your teams coaches in whatever ways you can, working in some role to make our local tournament a success and being a good role model to our children at all tournaments.


    About the Utica Lady Knicks

    The Utica Lady Knicks girls basketball program was formed 8 years ago under the auspices of the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) is one of the largest, not for profit, volunteer, multi-sports organizations in the United States. AAU is dedicated exclusively to the promotion and development of amateur sports and physical fitness programs. The purpose of the AAU Girls basketball program is to initialize, simulate and improve opportunities for amateur girls competition at both the local and national level. Such competition promotes and develops leadership, sportsmanship, educational opportunities and athletic excellence. Over 110,000 young women participated in AAU events last year. Of the 34 sports AAU oversees, the most popular is girls basketball.


    Players:

    Participate with purpose: To become a better technical player, to become a better teammate/team player, to become a better leader on and off the court, to meet new people and grow friendships and to learn how to overcome adversity and meet challenges.


    Coaches:

    1. To provide the environment that allows our players to grow as People and Basketball players 2. To grow your own skills as a coach so as to continually increase the opportunities you provide your player to grow and learn.


    Members of the Organization

    1. To find and train outstanding coaches which embody the spirit of our organization. 2. To provide clear direction and organization that supports the efforts of our players and coaches. 3. To organize and run a quality tournament in the Utica area.


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    Phone: (315) 361-1249 | Fax: (315) 724-3212 | uticaladyknicks@gmail.com