OREM The Orem Recreation Department will be offering youth basketball this winter for grades 3-12. Games will begin the first week of January.
Grade school and junior high divisions are third and fourth grades, fifth and sixth grades, and seventh and eighth grades, with separate divisions for boys and girls. Cost is $45 for grades three through six and $50 for seventh- and eighth-graders. The fee includes a team jersey, seven league games and a ticket to a BYU game. Junior high players will also participate in a citywide tournament. Registration is on an individual basis.
High school age divisions are ninth and 10th grades and 11th and 12th grades, with separate divisions for boys and girls. Girls participate in a county league. Cost is $450 per team and includes a jersey and a ticket to a BYU game for each participant, up to eight per team. Additional players are $20 each.
Players playing on a school team are not eligible to participate in this league. Registration will be accepted on a team basis.
Registration for all divisions, both individuals and teams, will be at the Orem Fitness Center, 580 W. 165 South, or at www.orem.org through Saturday. Volunteer coaches are needed.