Friday Night Hoops kicks off this week

Annual spring basketball program held at Brookswood Secondary

Space still remains for the spring Friday Night Hoops season which kicks off this Friday (April 5).

The league is designed to introduce basketball to girls in Grades 3-7.

The sessions are designed create an environment where the players can learn skills, have fun and be competitive.

The club is run by Brookswood Bobcats coaches Neil Brown and Chris Veale, and they are assisted by members of the Bobcats program.

Also serving as instructors are Linda and Bob Forsyth, a pair of UBC alum.

Graduates of the FNH program have won 11 provincial titles in the past 10 years in both the club (U13) and high school (Grade 8, junior and senior) levels.

Sessions begin April 5 and end May 3. They are held at Brookswood Secondary (20902 37 Ave.) from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The sessions are split into 60 minutes of instruction and 30 minutes of games.

The Grades 3, 4 and 5 will be in one group, while the Grades 6 and 7 are in the other.

Cost is $60 and includes a T-shirt.

For more information, contact Brown at 604-530-2141.