OSBA Small Ball (U7) Programs

Program Overview

Our U7 program introduces boys and girls, ages 5 – 7, to the game of basketball with emphasis on physical literacy (agility, balance, coordination, speed and general movement), basketball fundamentals (shooting, ball handling, dribbling, passing & receiving), and character development.

Coaches in the program are focused on helping to create a positive, safe and encouraging learning environment in which children can challenge each other and themselves to become better players and people.

  • All programs will run in separate semesters of 10 weeks.
  • The Fall semester will typically start by the first week of October.
  • The Winter semester will typically start on the first week of January.
  • Players can register before the start of any semester.
  • Players will be required to register and pay a separate fee for each semester.
  • A maximum of 24 participants will be accepted in each age group for each session in each semester.
  • Once the program fills a waitlist will be created. Additional sessions will be added based on parent volunteers and available gym space.
  • Registration will be paid on first come, first served basis with full payment due at time of registration.
  • All participants will be required to supply a size 5 basketball, suitable indoor court shoes and shorts. An OSBA jersey will be provided to all participants.


Small Ball Introduction

Small Ball Intermediate

  • This program is designed for players age 6 and 7.
  • Separate semesters for boys and girls will be offered.
  • Semesters will each run for 10 weeks, depending on gym availability, in gyms primarily located in South Keys, Findlay Creek or Riverside South.

Looking for Something More Advanced?

Players who are at least 7 years old and have basketball experience are invited to register for our U10 development program which has been designed to serve players that are 7, 8 and 9 years of age.

  • This program is specifically designed for players age 5 and 6.
  • Separate fall and winter semesters will each run for 10 weeks, in gyms located primarily in South Keys, Findlay Creek or Riverside South.

Registration Fees

U10 Development


Per Participant Per Semester