Welcome to Morristown Jr. Colonials Travel Basketball
IMPORTANT NOTES AND DATES FOR 2018/2019 TRYOUTS:
Jr. Colonials Basketball Tryouts are open to boys and girls currently in the 4th-8th grade who live in the Morris School District sending region: Morristown, Morris Township and Morris Plains.
Attendees are highly encouraged to register for tryouts online before tryouts and attend BOTH tryout nights for their grade for a full evaluation. Instructions to register on-line follow below:
1.Go to: www.townofmorristown.org
2.Go to: "Government - Departments - Recreation" on left
3.Click on "Recreation"
4.Click on "Community Pass" Register Online for Morristown Recreation Programs HERE"
5.Create or Enter your Account under "Season: Jr Colonials Travel Basketball"
6.Submit requested Information
Participation in last season’s program does not guarantee selection for this season’s team.
Games will be played in the Jersey Basketball Association. Home games will be played at Frelinghuysen Middle School (FMS) and Sussex Avenue School (4th & 5th grades).
Estimated registration fee: $225 for Morristown residents; $275 for Morris Township/Morris Plains residents. Fees are due when teams are announced. Includes uniforms, league fees, referees, etc. Fees are subject to change.
Practice starts in November. Games will run from December – March.
Each team will normally have one game & one practice per week; dates will vary depending on available gym time. We have the ability to enter multiple teams within the same grade (e.g., A/B/C teams)
The Town of Morristown also sponsors an intramural Recreation Clinic and League. This is a separate program. Kids can participate in both programs, but must register separately.
GIRLS Tryout Dates by Grade:
4th Girls: Thur. Oct 11th Sussex 6:30-8:00 & Tues. Oct 23rd Sussex 6:30-8:00
5th Girls:Thur. Oct 11th Sussex 8:00-9:30 & Tues. Oct 23rd Sussex 8:00-9:30
6th Girls: Thur. Oct 11th Frel. New 6:30-8:00 & Tues. Oct 23rd Frel. New 6:30-8:00
7th Girls: Thur. Oct 11th Frel. New 8:00-9:30 & Tues. Oct 23rd Frel. New 8:00-9:30
8th Girls: Thur. Oct 11th Frel. Old 6:30-8:00 & Tues. Oct 23rd Frel. Old 6:30-8:00
BOYS Tryout Dates by Grade:
4th Boys: Wed. Oct 10th Sussex 6:30-8:00 & Wed. Oct 24th Lafayette*6:30-8:00
5th Boys: Wed. Oct 10th Sussex 8:00-9:30 & Wed. Oct 24th Lafayette* 8:00-9:30
6th Boys: Wed. Oct 10th Frel. New 6:30-8:00 & Wed. Oct 24th Frel. New 6:30-8:00
7th Boys: Wed. Oct 10th Frel. New 8:00-9:30 & Wed. Oct 24th Frel. New 8:00-9:30
8th Boys: Wed. Oct 10th Frel. Old 6:30-8:00 & Wed. Oct 24th Frel. Old 6:30-8:00
* Lafayette Learning Center is on Hazel Street in Morristown.