GREENWICH, Conn., Jan. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenwich Stars announced today that their Spring AAU basketball season will begin the week of March 14. Free Tryouts for all 18 Greenwich Stars Spring teams are on January 20, 21 and 26 at Carmel Academy in Greenwich, CT. Teams are for Boys and Girls Ages 8-16, and players are welcome from all towns. Spring play is from March – June. Tryout dates and further information is available at: www.GreenwichStars.com
The Greenwich Stars are the most popular youth basketball organization in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The Greenwich Stars are National Champions as their 2015 Boys 12U Team won the Zero Gravity National Championship in Boston. In 2016, the Greenwich Stars Spring teams will have multiple teams in each age group playing in some of the top tournaments in America.
"The growth of the Greenwich Stars has been phenomenal. Four years ago, we started the Greenwich Stars with 9 kids and 1 team. In 2015, over 1440 boys and girls from 36 towns in New York and Connecticut played basketball on our teams, and in our leagues, clinics and programs," said John Raybin, President and General Manager of the Greenwich Stars. "We have teams and programs for every type of player. The Greenwich Stars are more than just a basketball organization. Our new mentoring programs and special needs classes are for young people who need extra assistance and support. 38% of our players are on scholarship and our coaches volunteer their time in schools and communities to help make a difference in young people's lives. Our coaches are professional coaches. We have no parent coaches and there's no politics."
The Greenwich Stars have basketball programming 12 months a year including Spring AAU teams, and Fall, Winter and Summer travel teams and leagues, plus clinics and training. Scholarships are available. Further information is available at: www.GreenwichStars.com
If you'd like more information on the Greenwich Stars, or to schedule an interview with John Raybin, please call Cathy Hill at: 203.661.4444 or Email
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SOURCE The Greenwich Stars Basketball Organization