The purpose of Mt. Zion Youth Sports shall be to further the education and citizenship of the young people of the Mt. Zion area; also, to further their training in sportsmanship like conduct through participation in organized sports.
Mt. Zion Youth Basketball is a league created to provide Mt. Zion, IL Youth ages Pre-K through 6th grade the opportunity to develop as a basketball player and team athlete. The League is entirely funded and operated by volunteer coaches, board members and community members that are commited to programs for our youth.
Registration is now open for the 2019-2020 Farm & Travel Basketball League and will close on Sunday, September 29th at 11:59p.m. The Farm & Travel season runs from approximately mid-October through mid to late January. Registration fee is $50 + $20 for a jersey if needed.
Schedules are not finalized until registration is closed, but will be very similar to the following:
PreK - K -Will have a split 30 minutes of Practice and 30 minutes of Game every Saturday. (No additional practice during the week).
1st - 2nd Grade - Will have a split PRACTICE/GAME every Saturday and they will have the option of registering for an additional weeknight practice if they desire (not required). Usually a choice of a Tuesday or a Thursday.
3rd - 6th Grade - Will have games every Saturday and a weeknight hour long practice. Times for practice are determined after registration.