Coaches Dates

Coaches Only Dates (2017-2018 Season)

Thursday, October 19, 6:30p - 8:30p:  Draft Night at Williamsville East HS in the Commons.  Head coaches from Boys 4th-8th and Girls 5th-7th will draft their teams.  Pizza will be supplied.

Sunday, October 22, 6:00p - 8:00p, Clearfield Recreation Center: Coaches Meeting.  This is a mandatory meeting for head coaches of Boys 3rd-9th and Girls 3rd-7th house divisions.   Team rosters, schedules, and equipment will be handed out to the coaches of these divisions.  In addition, league rules, general rules of basketball, code of conduct, and so forth will be reviewed.  Subs and bottles of water will be supplied.


  1. Introduction (Russ Miller, President)
  2. AED / CPR Procedure (Kurt Holme)
  3. Concussion Protocol (Kevin Gunther)
  4. Scheduling (Sean McCarthy)
  5. Rules (Steve Allen)
  6. Equipment (Joe Buonocore)
  7. Breakout by Divisions - Division Rules, Discussion, Equipment Distribution

Week of October 23: Practices begin for 3rd-8th Grade Divisions.

Sunday, February 11, 12:00 Noon, Paddock Golf Dome (on Brompton off of Colvin in Tonawanda): Coaches Meeting.  This is an important meeting for head coaches in all Boys 3rd-9th and Girls 3rd-7th grade house divisions.  Discussion of playoffs, distribution of playoff schedules, discussion of playoff rules, division-wide review of players and player evaluations, discussion of league-wide resources (players/demographics, finances, gym time, scheduling courts and officials, etc.), and so forth.  Pizza, Wings, salad, and tap beverages will be supplied.