Backcourt Bulldogs Boys AAU
Who: Backcourt Bulldogs Boys AAU tryouts
What: Tryout for Backcourt Hoops Regional Travel AAU Teams. You will play over 30 games receive over 44 hours of practice time from a paid professional coach.
Where: Practices will be held at Backcourt Hoops, University of Scranton, Clarks Summit University, Moosic Youth Center, Lackawanna College, Johnson College, Clarks Summit University and Dunmore Community Center.
TOURNAMENT GAMES will be played in Scranton or within a two-hour radius in such location as King of Prussia, Manheim, Syracuse.
When: The Spring Season Runs From tryouts until the end of May
Why: The opportunity to practice and play against players of the same ability and playing experience. To play tournaments in Scranton and other venues within and 2.5 hours of Scranton.
2020 Tryouts Dates & Times
February 1st 11:00am to 12:30pm at BCH
6th, 7th & 8th Grade
February 22nd 8am to 9:45am at BCH
February 23rd 8am to 9:45am at BCH
9th, 10th & 11th Grade
For Boys 9th, 10th & 11th Grade All players will try out for NEPA Elite and Backcourt Bulldogs and have the option of trying out for both or letting the coaching staff know ahead of time if they are only trying out for NEPA Elite or Backcourt Bulldogs.
Additional Info The tryout cost is $40.00. A late tryout fee of $65 will be charged instead of the original registration fee if payment is not received one week in advance.
YOU MUST BE PRE-REGISTERED 7 DAYS BEFORE TRYOUTS ARE SCHEDULED. If you are not pre-registered you cannot tryout no exceptions will be made.
Cost: If you make the team the cost will be $550.00 if you are a new or returning player. The cost includes a new uniform this year. An extra uniform is available for $50. We understand that this a big expense, but your son will receive the following.
- 3 Shootouts 6 Tournaments with a minimum of 33 games
- 44 Hours of practice time
- A paid professional Coach
This year, we will be using a hotel service to secure hotel room blocks for all Backcourt Bulldogs teams. To be eligible to play, you must use the room block that is designated. You will need to contact Apex-Events. During larger tournaments, you will have several hotel options to choose from. The goal is to make the hotel reservation process easier for the NEPA Elite families and to make your stay more enjoyable, while always keeping price, location and amenities in mind.
2020 Backourt Bulldogs Tournaments
March 21-22 BCH/NEPA Elite Spring Shootout, Scranton PA
March 29-30 BCH/NEPA Elite Jamfest, Scranton PA
April 4-5 Valley Forge Hardwood Battle, King of Prussia PA
April 10-11 Easter Showdown at Spooky Nook, Manheim PA
April 17-19 Electric City Madness, Scranton PA
April 25-26 TBD
May 2-3 East Coast Championship, Manheim PA
May 8-9 BCH/NEPA Elite Mother’s Day Shootout, Scranton PA
May 16-17 Salt City Shootout, Syracuse NY
Practices at Backcourt Hoops unless otherwise noted
Practice Gym Locations
5 West Olive Plaza
Scranton, PA 18508
Clarks Summit University
538 Venard Road
South Abington Township, PA 18411
Dunmore Community Center
1414 Monroe Avenue
Dunmore, PA 18509
3427 N Main Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509
Lackawanna College Student Union (Old CYC)
500 Jefferson Avenue
Scranton, PA 18510
Moosic Youth Center
606 Main Street
Moosic, PA 18507
Throop Civic Center
500 Sanderson Street
Throop, PA 18512
University of Scranton
800 Linden Street
Scranton, PA 18510
West Scranton High School
1201 Luzerne Street
Scranton, PA 18504