Spring Tryout Dates Announced!
All tryouts will be held at 645 Washington Street in Hanover, MA 02339. All interested players must register below before tryouts. Registration cost is $25.
Typical Tryout looks like this:
6pm talk…. get them together
6:05pm conditioning warmup & stretch….. slow to fast movements … finish with layup lines to see who has basic skills
6:15pm defensive evaluations….defensive slides, close outs, help defensive to see if they know
6:30pm ballhandling/ one on one moves vs live defense… a couple of drills to see what they can do
6:45pm shooting drill …. group shooting mid range and 3pters
7pm scrimmage… finish with them playing. Lot of time we see kids play that don’t necessarily have great skill, but can PLAY! We like to see them in live action.
We don’t teach a lot or do a lot of correcting in the tryouts. This is basic drills to see who is capable of what. Skill development will come practice sessions and skill sessions throughout the season.
At Starland Supernova AAU, we aim to provide a fun and safe environment for youth to play basketball. Our program is based around the quality of our coaches, most of which have High School and / or College coaching experience. Our coaches focus on helping our players improve their individual skill sets with in the framework of the building a true team concept.
We’re extremely happy to announce a partnership with Cape Cod Bulls AAU to take both programs to the next level. With superior coaching and a focus on skill development, Starland Supernova and Cape Cod Bulls AAU will look to develop all levels of player from beginner to Division I scholarship athletes!
Benefits of Becoming a Member of Supernova Nation
- Weekly skills nights run by our varsity and sub-varsity coaches
- Discounts on all camps and programs
- Starland Night- on this night we will open the park up to all players and coaches at no additional cost
- 50% off our drop in basketball rate
- $5 off any value package at Starland at any time during the season
- Discounts and players only promotions at the Draft on 53 Grill
- Discounts on birthday parties and events
- More benefits will be available as the season progresses
Cost to play AAU in the Spring
Price range varies depending on several factors like number of events played as a team, uniform upgrade options, team training etc… You can expect to pay anywhere from $650 to $900 for the Spring season. This includes tournament entries, uniform, weekly skill sessions and most teams practice 2x per week starting mid March and running through first week of June. Once the tryout completes for your age group, if selected to a team, your designated coach will give you more info regarding price. At that point, you will be asked to make a decision about playing with our program.
Tournament Selection in the Spring/Fall
Coaches are given a list of events on any given weekend to choose where they want to play. Most events are within a 1 hour drive of Starland Sportsplex. In the Spring, you can expect to play in 5-8 events over the course of 14 weeks starting end of March and running through first week of June.
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to call or email: 781 996 3053 ex 112 or email our director at email@example.com