AAU bball

  • AAU Basketball Tryouts

    Basketball teams for AAU tournaments are forming now for girls in sixth grade and boys in fifth grade. Tryouts will be held at the Newtown Middle School A gymnasium March 23, 25, and 27 from 6 to 8 pm. Participants must be registered with AAU ($16) to try out, and there are no additional tryout fees.

    Cost to play is $500 per player. Fees are determined by cost of uniforms, tournament fees, practice gym, AAU club registration, AAU insurance rider, and equipment.

  • AAU Girls’ Basketball Tryouts

    Sugar Hill Sports, formed by Newtown youth girls’ basketball Coach Scott Larsen, has an AAU Tournament team.

    Open tryouts will be held Monday, March 24, and Wednesday, March 26 — both at 6 pm in the Newtown Middle School A gymnasium. Participants must be registered with AAU (aausports.org/) prior to tryouts.

    This competitive girls’ travel team is open to players in grades 7–8. The team will compete in Connecticut AAU tournaments from April through June.