MVU is hosting a girls mini-metro basketball program for girls in grades 5,6,7,and 8 that will attend MVU from the towns of Franklin, Highgate, Swanton and the surrounding “sending” towns.
For girls interested in joining the MVU grades 5&6 or 7&8 competitive mini-metro basketball team this late fall & winter, there will be a parent/player organizational meeting and try-out practice at the MVU gymnasium on Tuesday October 7th from 6-7:30pm for girls in grades 5 & 6, and 7:30-9:00pm for girls in grades 7 & 8. A parent must attend the first practice for each prospective player.
Mini-metro is a competitive, developmental league for sending schools in the champlain valley region that has games on Sundays from Nov 2nd to February 8th at a variety of chittenden county schools and BFA St. albans. The fee to play is approximately $100 for the season and will include a jersey that players can keep for multiple seasons of use. There will be tryouts for this team as this league allows full basketball rules including full-court pressure defenses. You can visit this website for further information: http://vtcats.org/minimetro. If you have any questions, please contact the MVU Varsity Girls Basketball Coach Jim Daly at email@example.com or 802-868-7311 x179.