A Multi Child Discount of $10.00 is automatically applied for additional children after initial registration in the same season (clinics excluded).
Final Registration Deadline: 3/1/2019 After this date, any remaining spots will be filled on a first come, first served basis.
Important Program Details
FORMAT: All i9 Sports programs are recreational, with a focus on fun, being inclusive, and great sportsmanship. Kids will get equal playing time. Our parents and coaches are held to a standard of behavior. There is i9 Sports staff at every event to keep it organized and to keep it focused to fun. We provide great communication, organization, and convenience.
Location Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church. 7 weeks of play starting Saturday, March 31st and ending May 18th with the i9 Classic in which your team will play a team from Gahanna Christian Academy (8-9 & 10-12 teams only) in either Gahanna or Reynoldsburg, depending on seeding.
7 Week Schedule - Including Opeing Day.
Everybody plays. Every game!
There are No Tryouts, No Drafts, No Fundraisers, and No Mandatory Volunteering!
Teams are organized in divisions based on the age of the child. Teams consist of 6-10 players.
Practices are conveniently held on game day - just prior to the game.
For ages 5-7 we play 3 vs 3 half-court on an eight foot rim. Teams practice 35 minutes and play six quarters, each quarter is five minutes.
For ages 8-9 we play cross-court on a nine foot rim. Teams practice 40 minutes and play six quarters, each quarter is six minutes.
For ages 10-12 we play full & cross court on a 10 foot rim. Teams practice 40 minutes and play six quarter, each quarter is six minutes.
Final Schedules – Will be finalized when rosters are finalized. When the rosters are finalized, you should receive an email stating your team #, identify who your coach is, and let you know what time your first game is.
Registration/Refund Policy: After the March 9th registration deadline, any remaining available positions will be filled on a first come, first served basis. If you registered after the deadline, you may still make buddy or coach requests but they are no longer guaranteed. There will be NO REFUNDS after the March 9th deadline. If you want a refund prior to the deadline, there will be a $30 processing fee or we can extend a full-credit toward a future season. If for any reason your child can no longer participate, we can transfer your child’s registration to another sport or season.
Coaches: Want to coach? Great! Simply fill out the volunteer information during the registration process. You may also become a Certified i9 Sports coach by clicking VOLUNTEER which will submit your information to the i9 Sports staff enabling us to complete a background check. Once submitted and approved, the i9 staff will apply your information to a team roster where needed or by your request.
An official i9 Sports® Reversible Basketball Jersey is provided and included in your fee
Players may wear shorts or sweatpants
Basketballs are provided for practice
Gym shoes are required
Awards: Each week one or two kids from each team will be awarded an i9 Sports Sportsmanship Medal for demonstrating the value for that week. All children will receive an i9 Sports Participation Trophy at the end of the season.
Coaches & Referees: All coaches and referees are i9 Sports Certified and undergo a background check.
Weather Cancellations: If we lose a game due to the weather, we will try to make it up, but we cannot guarantee that we can do so, due to challenges scheduling gym time. Our weather hotline phone number is 1.614.341.7036
What You Need for Opening Day: · Shorts · Basketball Shoes · Jersey will be handed out by your coach · Put the weather hotline in your phone: 614-341-7036 · Please know which team # you are on when you arrive · Water bottle
Games are played: Indoors
Ball Sizes: Ages 5 to 7: Size 4 Basketball 25.5
Ages 8 to 9: Size 5 Basketball 27.5
Ages 10 to 12: Size 6 Basketball 28.5
Rim Height: 8 FEET FOR AGES 5 TO 7
9 FEET FOR AGES 8 TO 9
10 FEET FOR AGES 10 TO 12
Restrooms: Available on premises
Seating: Bleachers/seating on premises
Blackout Dates: There will be no games on Saturday - 4/27/19
"I like the fact the everything is smooth and easy. From regrestration to games. People are nice and keeping kids busy."
Isatou J.(October 2018)
"I would recommend i9 Sports to any family wanting a refreshingly competitive experience which teaches sportsmanship, confidence, responsibility and positive moral character. The coaches !and volunteers are dedicated and caring and the other parents and players are great people as well....all of wh ... Read More
Stephanie W.(February 2019)
"It's really organized and my kid has a great time!"
Anna F.(February 2019)
"Easy. Good message. Fun"
L H.(February 2019)
"Close and convenient locations. Staff members are awesome. Very friendly"