Children of all ages and skill levels have the opportunity to play basketball in the Town of Franklin, MA. From novice to college-recruitment-candidate, there’s a way to get involved in basketball in Franklin!
Recreation Department youth basketball
The Franklin Recreation Department has been helping kids play basketball for over thirty years. The Department’s Youth Basketball League provides instructional-level basketball to boys and girls in grades K – 8. Here’s an example of a recent winter-season League offering:
The Department also runs intramural basketball programs for boys in grades 9-12 who are not involved in the high school basketball program.
For more advanced, serious basketball athletes in Franklin, there’s the Metro Basketball Program for grades 4 through 8.
Teams compete against teams from other area towns. Teams are open to children grades 4-8 who have a commitment to playing serious basketball, the program features more practice time, more games and a tournament at season’s end.
Additional basketball opportunities
There are basketball programs for both boys and girls at the Franklin, MA High School. And also a parochial school basketball league in which Franklin kids can participate. A good site that covers these programs is FranklinHooops.com.
This is an in-depth resource for all basketball programs in Franklin.
There is one more opportunity to hone basketball skills in Franklin.