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Sartell Area Youth Basketball Association

Mission:  SAYBA will provide programs which develop skilled and competitive basketball players in our community.  SAYBA is dedicated to encouraging self-confidence, positive attitude, team work and good sportsmanship through the game of basketball.

Pre-Season Skills Training

SAYBA is hosting 3 Free pre-season skill sessions for grades 3-8 (boys and girls).

No need to register for these sessions, just show up in your designated time slot! Session will be run by an experienced trainer.

This is a great opportunity for players to get some workouts in prior to SAYBA tryouts the weekend of September 9-11.

  • Skill Session Dates:  Sunday, August 14, 21 and 28
  • Location: Community Center or Sartell High School (check back one week prior to first session for final confirmation)
  • Times:
    • Boys and Girls Grades 3-5 (4:00pm-5:00pm)
    • Girls Grades 6-8 (5:00pm-6:00pm)
    • Boys Grades 6-8 (6:00pm-7:00pm)

Registration for the 2022-2023 Travel Season is now open!!

Important Dates:

  • August 31, 2022 - Last day to Register to receive Early Bird Discount

  • September 8, 2022 - Last day to Register (closes at midnight, no late registrations)

  • September 9-11, 2022 - Tryouts/Evaluations (mandatory as detailed below).**

**Tryout/Evaluations are set to occur the weekend of September 9-11, 2022 with final date and times for each grade posted, at minimum, one week prior.  Tryouts/Evaluations are required for all participants; team placement is dependent upon this. Please refer to our handbook (under Programs) for more details around evaluations/tryouts and SAYBA in general. An email will go to registered players one week prior along with a second email the Thursday prior as a reminder or for those who registered after the initial email. Tryout times/dates will be posted on the website as well.

8th Grade Girls Only - Please refer to the Travel/Rec League Page if you have an 8th grade girl for Season Updates/News

The link below will bring you to our Travel/Rec. League Registration page!

WE NEED YOUR HELP!!!

Board Position Openings. As referenced at the end of last season, SAYBA currently has several board members that are aging out this year along with several open spots. Please, let us know if you are interested in joining!! This program has been around for a long time, and we need parents to help continue the success of SAYBA…Current board Members are as follows along with open positions.

Members - Trisha Schumann (President) - OPEN Shadow, Trina Peeters (Treasurer), OPEN (Communications/Secretary), Chris Lewis (Tournament Director)-OPEN Shadow, Becky Thompson (Practice Scheduler)-OPEN Shadow, Katie Oistad (In-House/Coaches Development), Katie Neuman  (Apparel/Equipment/Uniform Director), Kris Lawrence (8th grade rep), Mike Sieben (7th grade rep), OPEN (6th grade rep), Kia Lewis (5th grade rep),  Josh Boom (4th grade rep), OPEN (3rd grade rep).

The Registration "Home" is not currently available.

In-House Grades K-4

Registration coming soon. Still finalizing dates.

COVID Contacts

Please contact with positive cases, close contact and questions. Also contact your coach as well.

    REMINDER: Weather Related Issues

    Just a reminder that when school is closed (or closes early) due to weather related issues, there will be no SAYBA practices those nights.  This is for the safety of the players and parents, regardless of if the practice was at one of the schools or the community center.

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