2023-2024 Winter Basketball Registration

Youth winter basketball registration runs September 1-30. Register online, in person, or over the phone by calling any recreation center

Registration is FREE for ages 9 and up! 

Eliminating these fees allows Saint Paul youth to have access to quality programming, encourages healthy and active lifestyles, builds confidence, and creates community. (Please note that fees apply for other ages but you can save by utilizing the Early Bird Discount and registering in the first 5 days of the month.)

Register early and SAVE BIG with the Early Bird Discount!

  • Sept 1 = 25% off
  • Sept 2 = 20% off
  • Sept 3-5 = 10% off

How to register

  • In-house sports registrations for age groups 8U and younger will be registered by service area. A list of the recreation centers in each service area is listed below.
  • Municipal sports for age groups 10U and older are still registered by individual recreation center. 
  • Participants may register for any service area or recreation center activity regardless of home address.

Northwest service area: Defined as North of I-94 and West of I-35E. Includes the following recreation centers: Frogtown, Hancock, Langford Park, McDonough, Northwest Como, North Dale, Rice, West Minnehaha
Northeast service area: Defined as East of I-35E and East of Highway 61. Includes the following recreation centers: Arlington Hills, Battle Creek, Dayton's Bluff, Duluth & Case, Hazel Park, Hayden Heights, Highwood Hills, Phalen, Wilder
South service area: Defined as South of I-94 and West of Highway 61. Includes the following recreation centers: Edgcumbe, El Rio Vista, Groveland, Highland Park, Jimmy Lee/Oxford, Linwood, Martin Luther King, Merriam Park, Palace

Participants may register on the sports team which aligns with their gender identity. Participants who do not identify as male or female may register on the sports team of their choice.

Additional Information

Practices usually start in late October/early November and are held one to two times a week immediately after school or in later in the evening. Practice times are set based on gym and coach's availability. 

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Age Guidelines

The date used to determine a player's eligibility for a league is February 17 of the current season. For example, to play in 10U, a player cannot turn 11 on or before February 17 of the season they are playing. 


Schedules will be posted before the start of the season. 


All coaches must be certified by Municipal Athletics. Please go to the Youth Coach's Corner for more information.

Last Edited: August 16, 2023